FEB UGM received the visit of Avans University, The Netherlands on November 19, 2009. The delegations from Avans University are welcome by Vice Dean for Administration, Finance and Human Resource, Mr. Eko Suwardi, M.Sc., Ph.D and Head of International Office, Ms. Novita Ade Ferianty, S.S., M.Ed. The delegations from Avans University are Mrs. Engelin Calin (Dean of School of Health), Mr. Francis Borsten (Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy), Mr. Clemens van den Broek (Senior Lecturer in Business and Economics), and Mr. Peter H. van Bragt (Senior Policy Advisor in International Affairs).

The purpose of the visit is to further discuss the collaboration which is going to establish with FEB UGM. As Mr. Peter H. van Bragt said that FEB UGM’s reputation in Europe, especially in the Netherlands, as one of best university in Indonesia has become an important asset for Avans University.

The Collaboration covers several fields: faculty exchange program, undergraduate exchange program, and community services (KKN) for undergraduate students. Avans University is interested in sending its undergraduate students to participate community services held by LPPM UGM together with UGM students.