Indonesia, sebagai negara tropis, memiliki keaneka-ragaman Sumber Daya Hayati (SDH) yang tinggi dan kaya akan sumber biomaterial potensial yang renewable dan sustainable. Permasalahan utama bangsa Indonesia saat ini adalah bahwa SDH yang kita miliki belum dapat secara optimal menjamin kesejahteraan bangsa. Untuk meningkatan manfaat dan produktivitas SDH-tropika dibutuhkan pengelolaan secara profesional agar dapat menjawab tantangan ekonomi nasional dan global. Karena itu, diperlukan sumber daya manusia (SDM) yang secara profesional...
Bioengineering was a program study that instantly catched my eye when I was looking for prospective major to take in undergraduate. Having an interest in Biology, yet possesing a keen interest to work in industry field, bioengineering serves as a ‘happy middle’ that satisfies both of my needs.
After finishing the study in Bioengineering, I am proud to say that it truly broadens my knowledge on the intersection between life science and engineering. Not only that, it also imbued me with great interest in sustainability, which is also one of the basic idea of bioengineering study: providing more sustainable means of production through the utilization of life science.
All in all, bioengineering serves its unique role in a very specific niche of combination between life science and engineering, yet at the same time felt really broad due to its wide application in various industries. Coupled with awe-inspiring lecturers and a comprehensive curriculum, bioengineering leaves its graduates with more holistic and fresh perspectives for the future of industry.
Rifqi Hakim Dewanto, S.T.
Assistant Business Development Officer at Tripper