In the 10th China-ASEAN Education Cooperation Week Dr. rar.net. AB. Susanto, M.Sc., Board Director of Kopertip Indonesia, deliver a presentation Cross-Border Higher Education as a Keyword for Successful in 21st Century on July 30th, 2017 at China-ASEAN Conference Center Guiyang, Guizhou Province, P.R. China. The event was organized by SEAMEO Secretariat and ASEAN-China Center.
In his presentation, Dr. Abe quoted the results of McKinsey Global Institute research that in the next future Indonesia’s economy has enormous promise, Indonesia will be 7th largest economy in the world. It’s mean that more than 100 million skilled workers needed in the Indonesian economy. Meanwhile, about 1 million high school graduate students follow the national examination for admission to the Indonesian state universities, but they can only accept less than 15% students . This is an opportunity to send the students to China universities.
In 2017 Kopertip Indonesia will send more than 100 students to several universities of China. The students were the high school graduate students or second year students at Indonesian university. Kopertip Indonesia believe that Indonesian students who studied in China in the next future will be invaluable resources for Indonesian economics development.