Public Lecture by Director of Russian SCC

On 19 June 2015, Fakultas Teknik Universitas Pattimura was visited by the Director of Russian Science and Cultural Centre in Indonesia Dr. Vyacheslav V. Tuchnin. The visiting Director gave a public lecture regarding the prospect of postgraduate study in the Russian Federation. The event was hosted by Fakultas Teknik Unpatti and it was organized by the International Office (IO) of Unpatti.

Dr. V.V. Tuchnin

(Photo: Dr. Vyacheslav V. Tuchnin, the Director of Russian Science and Cultural Centre in Indonesia).

In the public lecture, it was informed that fluently in Russian Language is the one of main requirements to study at universities in Russian Federation. Further, in the focus group discussion which was held after the public lecture, the 4th Vice Rector for Planning, Cooperation and Information System, Prof. Ir. J.W. Mosse, M.Sc, Ph.D addressed this issue by asking the Director on an opportunity to have a special Russian language training program in Unpatti through the provision of Russian Language Teacher provided by the Centre. The discussion was also attended by the Head of International Office of Unpatti, Dr. Yolanda Apituley and staff, the Dean of Fakultas Teknik Ir. D. Ilela, MT, and lecturers from Fakultas Teknik, Maximillian Rumaherang, Ph.D and Ir. Eric Wattimena, MS.Eng who obtained their postgraduate degree from Russian Federation universities.

Token of Appreciation Exchange

(Photo: exchanging token of appreciation between the 4th Vice Rector of Unpatti, Prof. Ir. J.W. Mosse, M.Sc, Ph.D and Dr. Vyacheslav V. Tuchnin).

The public lecture was attended by civitas academica from Fakultas Teknik and civitas academica from other faculties. The event was also attended by founding fathers of Fakultas Teknik, Ir. A.F. Tutuhatunewa, M.Sc and Ir. F. Manuhutu who also graduated from former Soviet Union.

The participants of the public lecture showed their interest regarding the prospect to study in Russian Federation. Their interest was shown through many questions asked at the end of the lecture. The visitation program of the Director in Ambon was fnalised with a dinner event.

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