History and Development of BINUS UNIVERSITY
BINUS UNIVERSITY was established on 21st October 1974 as a short-term Computer Education Institution called Modern Computer Course (MCC). Due to its strong foundations, vision, and continual dedication, the institution continues to develop and grow.
On the 1st of July 1981, the educational institution developed into Akademi Teknik Komputer (ATK) with an Informatics Management Department due to the high demand from the industry. Three years later, on 13th of July 1984, ATK obtained Registered Status and changed into AMIK Jakarta. Then on 1st of July 1985, the Department of Computerized Accounting was opened and AMIK Jakarta changed into AMIK BINA NUSANTARA on 21st of September 1985. In its earlier stage, AMIK BINA NUSANTARA was selected as The Best Computer Academy by the Department of Culture and Education through Kopertis on 17th March 1986. Due to increased market requirements and the demand of experts in Information technology, on the 1st of July 1986, STMIK BINA NUSANTARA established the Undergraduate Program (S1) of Informatics Management and Computer Science and Computer Engineering (S1) department.
On November 9th 1987, AMIK BINA NUSANTARA became STMIK BINA NUSANTARA, and started to develop Diploma Programs (D3) and other Undergraduate Programs (S1). STMIK BINA NUSANTARA succeeded in obtaining the accredited status for all departments and programs on March 18th 1992 and opened the Postgraduate Magister Management Information Systems on 10th of May 1993, as one of the first postgraduate programs for Information Systems in Indonesia.
On 8th August 1996, BINUS UNIVERSITY was accredited and acknowledged by the government. STMIK BINA NUSANTARA merged into BINUS UNIVERSITY later on 20th December 1998, and at present consists of the following Schools and Faculties: School of Computer Science, School of Information System, School of Business Management,
School of Design, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Humanities, Faculty of Economic and Communication, also BINUS INTERNATIONAL and Graduate Programs.
BINUS UNIVERSITY as an education institution has shown its continuous commitment to be the best in delivering quality education that is relevant to industry needs. In order to achieve international quality standard, we continuously make our best effort to provide students with an excellent learning process, up to date course materials, and professional human resources to deliver knowledge and skill. We also put our endeavor on building strength in high impact research and leveraging international programs. Additionally, we apply the students-centered learning method, develop internationally recognized curricula with our industrial and international partners, and always measure and improve our quality as required by ISO 9001:2008 (since 1997).
With 35 years of exceptional experience in education, 90.042 alumni, and currently enrolled 26.594 students, BINUS UNIVERSITY is ready to enter international education. BINUS INTERNATIONAL runs innovative and flexible programs conducted in a state-of-the-art facility, taught by internationally qualified lecturers.
BINUS INTERNATIONAL, established in 2001, was designed to help graduates in establishing an optimal global career. This program is a single and double degree international undergraduate program through strategic partnership with reputable universities in Australia and Europe. In the double degree program, graduates will be awarded both a Bachelor degree from our overseas university partners and a BINUS ‘Sarjana degree’. Today, BINUS INTERNATIONAL has strategic partnership with Australian Universities: The University of New South Wales; Murdoch University; Macquarie University; The Royal Melbourne of Technology (RMIT); University of Wollongong; UK and La Trobe University; and European Universities: Cologne Business School and Northumbria University. We are now offering programs in International Accounting & Finance, Visual Communication Design, Fashion, Film, Communication, Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Management and Marketing, Hospitality & Tourism Management, and International Business. The excellence relationship between BINUS UNIVERSITY and top overseas universities opens a wide opportunity to introduce our students to a wide range of global experience and opportunities.
The rapid growth of BINA NUSANTARA has led to the establishment of a training center of continued education, named BINUS CENTER, in 2002. BINUS CENTER offers various training topics in ICT, Design & Animation, and Language. Up to this point, It has more than 15 branches all over Indonesia and its growing rapidly.
BINUS GRADUATE PROGRAM (BGP) was introduced in 2007. BGP is also a development from Postgraduate Program at BINUS UNIVERSITY. The BGP focuses on Master of Information Technology, Master of System Management, Master of Industrial Engineering, Doctor of Research in Management and Doctor of Computer Science.
In 2010, BINUS SQUARE-Hall of Residence is a response to the need of BINUS student accommodation to support the learning and teaching experience at international level. The building with four halls and 17 floors and 1.500 rooms is a modern boarding complex, a home away from home that provides safety and comfort as well as academic values through integrated programs with BINUS UNIVERSITY for all its residents.
In fulfilling its vision to be a world class education institution, BINUS University is strongly committed to improving its academic performance as well as infrastructure quality. This is shown in the establishment of the BINUS University @ Alam Sutera; the latest project of Bina Nusantara. The commitment of BINUS University to become a world class university is also shown by obtaining international accreditations i.e.The European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) – EPAS for Accounting Department (2014), and Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology,Inc (ABET) for Industrial Engineering (2013), Computer Engineering (2015), Civil Engineering (2015).
The BINUS University @Alam Sutera campus was established to answer the needs of parents and students who live in Tangerang and its surroundings areas of a high quality education quality and facility. Since September 2014, BINUS University began to operate as a main campus located in Jl. Jalur Sutera Barat Kav.21 Alam Sutera with 18.410 m2 building complex that can accommodate no less than 5.600 students. This new campus offers various study programs such as: Computer Science, Information System, Management, International Marketing, International Business Management, Business Creation, Accounting, Finance, Marketing Communication, Mass Communication, Animation, New Media, Chinese Literature, and Food Technology.
BINUS has opened Binus University Learning Community (BULC) in three cities in Indonesia they are: Palembang, Semarang and Malang. BULC Established to support Distance Learning programs (PJJ) or Online Learning. Online Learning will be very useful for the students, who followed the programs, because they need not to leave their city to get a flexible and exellent education such Binus University offered.
BINUS UNIVERSITY as an educational institution is committed to constantly making an improvement and innovation in order to advance the quality of education and strive to get closer to the community, therefore BINUS UNIVERSITY expand its presence in Bekasi where bridging campus is located in Plaza Summarecon Bekasi. BINUS UNIVERSITY @Summarecon Bekasi will focus on Business and Service Management that is based on Knowledge Innovation and ICT with two program options, namely; Binus Online Learning in Management – Business Management, Information Systems – Corporate Information Systems, Accounting, Marketing Management, Information Systems, Computerized Accounting, Accounting, Computer Science and BINUS University regular programs majoring in Business Information Technology and Business Management.
In order to enhance the contribution on developing nations, for the year 2015/2016, BINUS University open some new programs to answer the needs of industry. The new programs in the year 2015/2016 are Cyber Security, Tourism, and Primary Teacher Education.
BINUS University is committed to providing a comfortable place for students to learn. All facilities such as classrooms are equipped with sophisticated technology to ensure students to have an exciting learning experience. Besides facilities, students can enjoy all other facilities in many of our locations such as in Syahdan, Anggrek, Kijang, Alam Sutera, JWC and Bekasi.
Faculty, School, and Department / Program in BINUS UNIVERSITY
|No||Faculty, School, and Department / Program||Program|
|1.||School of Computer Science|
|· Computer Science*||S1|
|· Mobile Application and Technology||S1|
|· Mathematics & Computer Science||S1|
|· Statistics & Computer Science||S1|
|· Game Application and Technology||S1|
|· Cyber Security||S1|
|2.||School of Information Systems|
|· Information Systems*||S1|
|· Accounting Information Systems||S1|
|· Computerized Accounting||DIII|
|· Information Systems Audit||S1|
|· Information Systems & Accounting||S1|
|· Information Systems & Management||S1|
|· Business Information Technology||S1|
|3.||School of Business Management|
|· International Marketing||S1|
|· International Business Management||S1|
|· Business Creation||S1|
|· Business Management||S1|
|4.||School of Design|
|· Visual Communication Design:|
o New Media
o Creative Advertising
|· Interior Design||S1|
|5.||Faculty of Engineering|
|· Civil Engineering||S1|
|· Industrial Engineering||S1|
|· Computer Engineering||S1|
|· Food Technology||S1|
|6.||Faculty of Humanities|
|· Chinese Literature||S1|
|· English Literature||S1|
|· Japanese Literature||S1|
|· Business Law||S1|
|· International Relations||S1|
|· Primary Teacher Education||S1|
|7.||Faculty of Economics and Communication|
|· Hotel Management||DIV|
o Marketing Communication
o Mass Communication
|· Information Technology||S2|
|· Information Systems Management||S2|
|· Industrial Engineering||S2|
o MM Professional Business Management
o MM Young Professional Business Management
o MM Young Professional Creative Marketing
o MM Executive
|· Doctor of Research in Management||S3|
|· Doctor of Computer Science||S3|
|· International Accounting & Finance||S1|
|· International Business||S1|
|· Business Management and Marketing||S1|
|· Computer Science||S1|
|· Information Systems||S1|
|· Graphic Design & New Media||S1|
*) S1 program also available for Double Degree program
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