|Indonesian Computer University (Unikom) once again showed his International reputation. Angga Friyanto, Unikom’s Scholarship recipients has became World Champion for Information Technology in the field of IT Network Systems Administration with 19th ranked in the world (Top 20 World) at World Skill Competition 2013. The event was held in Leipzig, Germany on July, 2 to 7 2013.
Indonesia was defeated European countries which was considered advanced than Indonesia such as Germany, as a host and other developed countries.
The competition was followed by Indonesia team, which was consists of 32 competitors and 30 experts who followed 30 competitions from a field of 52 that were contested. Before the competition, participants was came to attend a series of activities such as OSOC (One School One Country), City Tour and tools and materials Familiarization before the competition.
World Skill Competition is a competition of skill performance arena as well as the mastery of job skills competency in various vocational fields. Those who compete are young people aged up to 22 years with a standard of expertise in a particular vocational field.
Before appearing in the World Skill Competition 2013, Angga Friyanto has became 1st Winner and won gold medal in the ASEAN Skill Competition 2012 - ASC IX in 2012, which took place in Jakarta, Indonesia, and was obtained a Certificate of Appreciation from the Minister of Labour, Muhaimin Iskandar. As the 1st winner, Angga sent to represent Indonesia in the International Competition event, World Skill Competition 2013, in Leipzig Germany by the Ministry of National Education. With his achievements, Rector of Unikom – Dr. Ir. Eddy Soeryanto Soegot gives Doctoral program scholarships to Angga Friyanto.