The Undergraduate Program of the Department of Marine Transportation Engineering, ITS has successfully accredited of “A” by National Accreditation Board for Higher Education (BAN-PT). It has been stated on the Decree of National Accreditation Board for Higher Education (BAN-PT) No.SK 4988/SK/BAN-PT/Akred/S/XII/2017. It would be valid until December 27th, 2022.
The accreditation rank achieved was based on the re-accreditation result, which was held on Friday, November 24, 2017 by two assessors from National Accreditation Board for Higher Education (BAN-PT): Prof. Dr.Eng. Yanuar from University of Indonesia and Daeng Paroka, ST, MT, Ph.D. from University of Hassanudin. There are some standards that become basic assessment of the accreditation as follows:
|Standard 1||Vision, Mission, Objective, Target and Achievement Strategy|
|Standard 2||Governance, Leadership, Management System and Quality Assurance|
|Standard 3||Student Affairs and Graduates|
|Standard 4||Human Resources|
|Standard 5||Curriculum, Learning and Academic Atmosphere|
|Standard 6||Financing, Infrastructure, Facilities and Information Systems|
|Standard 7||Research, Public Service and Cooperation|
The Department of Marine Transportation Engineering, ITS succeeded in updating its accreditation within less than five years, where previously based on Decree No. 403/SK/BAN-PT/Akred/S/X/2014, this department was granted the accreditation of “B”. As a new department, accreditation of “A” by BAN-PT demonstrates the improvement of the performance and existence of this Department as Indonesia’s first and only institution of higher education in marine engineering.