Lecturer/academic staff with doctoral degree. We have two Professors.
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"A" Accreditation
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BAN-PT Indonesia
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Why Study at Ag-Eng?

Agriculture engineer is the process of combining of food science, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering and electrical, with the knowledge of agriculture.

Scholarship & Fees

Scholarship information can be accessed via: https://beasiswa.usk.ac.id/, and information regarding tuition fees please visit: https://uktb.usk.ac.id/

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Discover USK Campus

Universitas Syiah Kuala (recognizably abbreviated as USK) is the largest and the oldest national university in Aceh. Located in Banda Aceh, the capital and largest city in the Province of Aceh, Indonesia.

International conference

Hosting an international conference annually called as International Conference on Agricultural Technology, Engineering, and Environmental Sciences (ICATES), website: https://icates.usk.ac.id/

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Banda Aceh, March 27, 2024. Himpunan Mahasiswa Teknik Pertanian (HIMATETA) melaksanakan kegiatan buka puasa bersama dan pemberian santunan kepada sejumlah anak yatim dalam rangka mengisi kegiatan di Bulan Suci Ramadhan yandilaksanakan di Gedung Multi Purpose Room (MPR) Fakultas Pertanian USK.

International Scientific Discussion

Banda Aceh, Oct 12, 2023. Prof. Gary R. Sands (University of Minnesota, USA) delivered a general lecture entitled "Recent Development of Environmental Studies for Water Resources Management Toward Sustainable Agriculture," which was attended by agricultural engineering professors, lecturers, and students from Syiah Kuala University. Prof. Gary is an expert in the field of water management and quality for agricultural systems within the Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering.

General Lecture of Palm Sugar 

Banda Aceh, May 22, 2023 The general lecture has been conducted with the theme: "Innovation in the Processing of Palm Sugar" in Banda Aceh. This activity was presented by Azzanuddin Kurnia, SP, MP. The activity was attended by the students of the Agricultural Engineering Department and managers of the Agricultural Research and Mechanization Center (PUSMEPTAN) Syiah Kuala University. 

General Lecture: Climate Change

Banda Aceh, 6 December 2022. Agricultural Engineering Department USK conducted a general lecture with the guest lecturer from the Institute of Environment and Development (Lestari), National University of Malaysia, Dr. Nor Diana Moh. Idris with the material "Climate Change and Impacts on Food Security". 

Collaboration:  BMKG Aceh

Banda Aceh, 30 Oct 2022. In connection with the implementation of the certified internship program within the scope of the Merdeka Learning Program (MBKM), head of Agricultural Engineering Department, Dr.rer, hort. Indera Sakti Nasution, M.Sc signed a cooperation agreement with the Climatology Station of Class IV BMKG Aceh aimed at mutually supporting the success of activities related to the MBKM program. 

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Kunjungan Wakil Dekan Bidang Akademik Fakultas Pertanian USK

Banda Aceh, March 16, 2024. Wakil Dekan Bidang Akademik Fakultas Pertanian USK mengunjungi Departemen Teknik Pertanian dalam rangka perubahan Kurukulum baru USK berbasis OBE tahun 2024.

Short-Term International Program

Malaysia, Sep 11, 2023. Agricultural engineering students USK attended the Short-Term International Programme Collaboration: Sustainable Project-Based Learning Programme at the School of Industrial Technology, University of Science Malaysia (USM). The program  hosted by USM from 3 to 10 September 2023. The program is a collaborative program between USK and USM that focuses on improving student science and technology skills, problem-solving skills, creativity, collaboration, time management, communication skills, and leadership.

OBE Workshop 

Banda Aceh, 11 January 2023. Agricultural Engineering Department Syiah Kuala University conducted a workshop on the preparation of the  Outcome Based Education (OBE) model in a hybrid manner, this activity presented by Dr. Phil. Nurhening Yuniarti, S.Pd., M.T. from Yogyakarta State University. The activity was attended by the lecturer of Agricultural Engineering Department USK.

General Lecture: Sensory Evaluation

Banda Aceh, 18 Nov 2022 . Agricultural Engineering Department USK invited lecturer from Georg August Universität Göttingen- Deutschland, Dr. Johanna Mörlein (Staff Labor für sensorische Analysen und Konsumentenforschung) on the theme "Sensory Evaluation in Food Science vs Artificial Sense: Can Machine Repalce Man?". This general school is expected to improve the competence of faculty and students of Prodi Agricultural Engineering USK.

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Rapat Kerja (Raker)  Departemen Teknik USK 2024

Banda Aceh, February 22, 2024.  Departemen Teknik Pertanian melaksanakan Rapat Kerja(Raker) tahunan yang dihadiri oleh Dekan Fakultas Pertanian USK.

Field Trip Admission Year 2023

Aceh Tamiang, May 29, 2023. The field trip for agricultural engineering students took place in Aceh Tamiang. During this activity, students visited the P.T. Socfindo palm coconut factory and the small and medium-sized micro enterprise of palm sugar processing. The activities involved lecturers from the Agricultural Engineering Department, the Agricultural Agency of Aceh Tamiang, and the Agricultural and Plantation Department of Aceh Province.

Top 100 Scientists Version, Elsevier BV

Banda Aceh, 17 Desember 2022. One of the lecturers of Agricultural Engineering Department of USK Dr.-Ing Agus Arip Munawar, S.TP, M.Sc obtained the award for his entry in the list of names Top 100 Scientists version of Elsevier. Elsevier is one of the world's largest providers of scientific, technical and medical information and a technology company founded in 1880.    

Foreign Collaboration Research (SAME)

Banda Aceh, 8 Agustus 2022. Scheme for Academic and Mobility Exchange (SAME) is a programme of the Director-General of Resources and Dictation Competence to develop collaborative research competence with partners abroad and industry. One of the SAME 2022 recipients is Agus Arip Munawar of USK Agricultural Engineering who conducted research in collaboration with Partners at the Technische Universität Hamburg (TUHH) Germany. His research collaboration is related to software systems for artificial intelligence. (AI).