Lembaga Penelitian dan Pengabdian pada Masyarakat abbreviated to LPPM or Institute of Research and Community Service has a vision to become an excellent, trustworthy, and independent institution in research and community service area, especially in the development and optimizing science and technology and culture. One of the actions to achieve the vision is forming and keeping the relationship. LPPM is experienced with building and maintaining partnership with internal or even external stakeholders. Some partnerships of LPPM are: cooperation with Lembaga Pengelola Dana Pendidikan (Indonesia Endowment Fund for Education) of Ministry of Finance in developing research of national electric car (MOLINA); Cooperation with Lembaga Pengelola Dana Pendidikan (Indonesia Endowment Fund for Education) of Ministry of Finance in developing research of producing natural dyes dealing with environmental awareness for the application of green art and green energy; Analyzing the Disaster Risk Assessment according to the Disaster Database and Disaster Prone Area Index in some local government territories.
The result of data collection of institution performance, from the research of the DP2M (Directorate of Research and Community Service) DIKTI (Directorate General of Higher Educatiom) in 2011, UNS is achieved as an independent national university since 2013. Then, in 2014, DP2M ranked UNS number 6 with 3,5 stars as a group of independent university with good research performance. From the performance assessment, so far, UNS is competence in Research Management field, but there are so many things that we have to be upgraded, especially the output product which is not maximal.
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