PKKMB Medan Area University in 2020

The Introduction to Campus Life for New Students or PKKMB at the University of Medan Area for the 2020 academic year, Friday 20 September 2020, was officially opened by the Head of the Haji Education Foundation Agus Salim Drs. H. Erwin Siregar MBA. PKKMB Medan Area University which is held online via the Zoom Meeting application and Medan Area University Youtube.

This time the motto in implementing the Medan Area University Online PKKMB in 2020 is the HOT Motto (Thrifty, Clean and Healthy) which was introduced by the Rector of the University of Medan Area (UMA) Prof. Dr. Dadan Ramdan M.Eng M.Sc in front of new UMA students online who take part in the Introduction to New Student Campus Life (PKKMB). On that occasion, Prof. Dadan also launched a smoke-free UMA campus.


“New students from Medan Area University must be great. Namely, saving costs by completing college on time. Students also have to be clean in mind and body, without being contaminated by negative things such as drugs, so that a healthy campus will be created, ”said the rector in his remarks at the opening of the UMA Online PKKMB.

The Chancellor also said that the vision of the Medan Area University, which is innovative, personality and independent, must be understood and implemented by the entire academic community, including new students for the 2020/2021 academic year. With that vision, he said, achievement must be a fixed price.

“UMA students must excel, starting from the internal environment (campus), local (North Sumatra), to national and international levels. And your older siblings or senior students have shown that achievement, “said Prof. Dadan.

Furthermore, the Chancellor of the Medan Area University also said that the new students had to graduate on time for the optimal 4-year undergraduate, 2-year master’s and 3-year doctoral program with a GPA for the undergraduate program of 3.00, “said Prof. Dadan.


Chairman of YPHAS Drs. HM Erwin Siregar MBA in his remarks first of all I congratulate you on joining the new Medan Area University students in 2020/2021, I hope that the intention to study at the Medan Area University can be realized, can be carried out well and we hope that you will be motivated in carrying out activities education until he finishes his degree on time.

“The PKKMB Medan Area University 2020 activity should be carried out with the aim of introducing more about the existence of the campus, as students are required to be able to learn independently, where independence must be accompanied by a strong attitude and disciplinary responsibility, moreover this online lecture activity must be carried out. have a greater motivation so that this online lecture can be realized that Medan Area University hopes and can run well, “said Mr. Erwin while introducing himself and explaining the duties of the foundation he leads, including completing the facilities and infrastructure needed for quality academic administration.

Medan Area University has also implemented a bilingual class where lectures use English in addition to regular a regular b and evening / evening classes. Medan Area University also often holds webinars, all webinar activities are on the Medan Area University Youtube and get free certificates.


Furthermore, the presentation of material by the Deputy Rector for Academic Affairs Dr. Ir. Hj. Siti Mardiana, M.Si at the 2020 Medan Area University PKKMB related to online learning which will be held on Monday, September 28, 2020 in the online lecture / practicum / response preparation stage. The online learning media that has been run by the University of Medan Area uses, Google Meet, Zoom and CloudX and the application will have guidelines for the steps in online lectures which are explained in the 2020 Medan Area University PKKMB.


Furthermore, the presentation from the Center for Data and Information Applications (PDAI) at the Medan Area University Online PKKMB related to supporting applications for Medan Area University students who must be guided in lectures. The following is the supporting application for UMA students:

The following is a supporting application for Medan Area University students that must be understood. Then proceed how to fill KRS, View Course Schedule, See KHS. If in the implementation of KRS students have difficulty taking KRS, Viewing Schedules etc. on the website, we will provide a video tutorial on how to take KRS


Furthermore, the last presentation on PKKMB Medan Area University by the Library of UMA Mrs. Ir. Ina Triesna Budiani, M.T explained about the UMA Library which has been accredited A by the National Library, the UMA library also has a printed collection with 31,102 titles and 56,952 copies. In addition to printed books, the UMA library also has online collections ranging from e-journals, theses and e-references. The advantages of the Medan Area University Library information system are:

Nama Presentasi
Prof. Dr. Dadan Ramdan, M.Eng.,M.Sc Download
Dr. Ir. Hj. Siti Mardiana, M.Si Download
Pusat Data dan Aplikasi Informasi (PDAI) Download
Perpustakaan Universitas Medan Area Download


The Medan Area University (UMA) academic community slaughtered 15 cattle and 15 goats after the Eid al-Adha Prayer 1441 Hijriah, Friday (31/07/2020) at the At Taqwa Mosque, Campus I UMA Jalan Kolam Medan Estate.

This activity was supported by the Head of the Haji Education Foundation Agus Salim (YPHAS) Drs M Erwin Siregar MBA and the Chancellor of UMA Prof. Dr. Dadan Ramdan MEng MSc and his staff.

Chairman of the BKM Masjid At Taqwa UMA Campus, Dr Hasrat Efendi Samosir MA, told the media after the Id prayer that he appeared as the preacher, Dr. Hasanuddin MAg and the imam, Al Hafiz M Nazri.

Regarding the sacrificial animals that were slaughtered, they came from the UMA extended family and the YPHAS. The implementation of the Id prayer and slaughter of sacrificial animals according to health protocols, by providing masks and hand sanitizers.

“750 packages of qurbani meat were distributed to the victims, the internal UMA family and the community around the campus,” said Hasrat, adding that the sacrifice had benefits and lessons. Among other things, as a form of obedience to Allah SWT’s orders, then as an attitude to imitate the sacrifice of the family of Prophet Ibrahim AS.

In addition, as proof of love for Allah above all else, and as a form of social piety to share with others, especially to the duafa who are affected by the corona virus pandemic or Covid-19. “And the sacrifice is also a sign of gratitude to Allah for the abundance of sustenance He has given,” said the UMA lecturer.

Meanwhile, the Chancellor of UMA Prof. Dadan Ramdan gave his appreciation to BKM Masjid At Taqwa and the sacrificial committee for adhering to health protocols during the Covid-19 pandemic, especially distributing masks to congregants who were about to perform Eid prayers, were obliged to wash their hands (hand sanitizer) and keep their distance. (social distancing).

“This year’s Eid prayer is different from last year because in the Covid-19 pandemic this has become a lesson for UMA. With the motto of kinship, the UMA family realizes that those who have more sustenance will share with the less fortunate people in sacrificing, ”he said.

Furthermore, UMA has an immortality in the form of akhlakul karimah given in the form of sacrificial worship with great affection. Therefore, the committee helps each other in distributing the sacrifices which is the motto of this personality.

“This momentum is used to keep the UMA campus from being affected by a pandemic caused by a contagious and dangerous virus and we hope this campus is safe from Corona,” he pleaded.

Meanwhile, the preacher, Dr. Hasanuddin MAg, in his sermon said that the pilgrimage that is carried out has a direct relationship with the Creator of Alah Swt, while the sacrifice is related to humans and the Creator. “One of the sacrificial services is to increase devotion to Allah SWT,” he said.

Hasanuddin hopes that the spirit of sacrifice will continue to be improved, especially during the Covid-19 epidemic, the community experienced financial difficulties, many employees were laid off (layoffs), reduced purchasing power and traders suffered losses and worries about Corona transmission.


Medan Area University Graduate Program (PPS UMA) functionaries held an audience visit along with promotions to the Deli Serdang Police in the context of gathering and promoting New Student Admissions (PMB) T.A. 2020/2021, Jl. Sudirman, Petapahan, Lubuk Pakam, Deli Serdang Regency, Thursday, April 30, 2020.

The group which was followed directly by the Director of PPS UMA Prof. Dr. Ir. Retna Astuti K., M.S. it was received directly by the Head of the Deli Serdang Police, Kombes Pol. Yemi Mandagi, S.I.K as well as the Head of Sumda Polresta Deli Serdang Kompol Dr. Sri Pinem, S.H., M.Kn at the Deli Serdang Police Meeting Room. Also attending the occasion was the Head of the Master of Law Study Program Dr. M. Citra Ramadhan, S.H., M.H. As well as the Dean of the Faculty of Law, University of Medan Area Dr. Rizkan Zulyadi, S.H., M.H.

In his remarks, the Head of Deli Serdang Police welcomed the arrival of the entourage in order to establish friendship and cooperation between the two parties to become even better, especially in the fields of academics and HR. The Director of PPS UMA in his presentation explained that PPS UMA has now managed 4 Masters Study Programs and 1 Doctoral Study Program which last year was given the trust to open a Doctoral Study Program. And for now, PPS UMA now has an A-rank accredited study program by BAN-PT, namely the Agribusiness Masters Study Program. PPS UMA also opens afternoon classes for students who have worked like members of the National Police.

The audience was continued with light discussions and questions and answers related to academic lecture activities as well as other strategic issues currently being faced such as the Covid-19 pandemic. The event was closed with a group photo and a gift presentation for both parties.



Diberitahukan kepada Mahasiswa Magister Ilmu Adninistrasi Publik Program Pascasarjana Universitas Medan Area bahwa libur perkuliahan dimulai tanggal 18 Mei s/d 1 Juni 2020 dan aktif perkuliahan kembali setelah lebaran tanggal 2 Juni 2020. Demikian untuk dimaklumi.