UHW Perbanas (Universitas Hayam Wuruk Perbanas) is a leading university with a good academic tradition. Founded by Private National Banking in 1970 in the form of the Academy of Banking Sciences, then in 1982 it became the Academy of Banking and Management Sciences, in 1985 it became the Surabaya Perbanas College of Economics, and in 2021 it became a university in the form of a University.
UHW Perbanas was built on the basis of continuous quality improvement. This concern for quality is reflected in the implementation of a quality management system based on ISO 9001: 2008 certification since 2006, to the current implementation of the Internal Quality Assurance System. Recognition of outstanding achievements in the field of governance can be seen from the awards received by UHW Perbanas when it was still in the form of a College as the Superior Campus of LLDikti East Java in 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019. Nationally, UHW Perbanas is ranked 67 (2018), 70 (2019), and 85 (2020) out of approximately 4500 universities in Indonesia.
In the field of teaching, STIE Perbanas Surabaya has developed a competency-based curriculum that refers to the Indonesian National Qualifications Framework. This curriculum was developed through a grant from the Higher Education in 2013. Through this curriculum, the competence of graduates will be in line with the competencies required by the industrial world. To support the implementation of this curriculum, STIE Perbanas Surabaya has collaborated with the Banking Professional Certification Institute (LSPP) to carry out certification in the fields of General Banking and Banking Risk Management, as well as providing various laboratories designed according to industry needs, such as Bank Laboratories, Accounting Laboratories, Capital Market Laboratory, Taxation Laboratory, and Management Laboratory.
STIE Perbanas Surabaya also builds a strong foundation in the field of research. Recognition of the quality of this research can be seen from various aspects. In 2014, the research field of STIE Perbanas Surabaya has obtained an increase in status from mentored to intermediate. Recognition of the quality of research can also be seen from the success of lecturers in obtaining various research grants from DIKTI, the award for Best Presentation of the National Competitive Research Results Seminar (Stranas), incentives for writing articles in international journals, and publishing articles at leading citations.
Together with teaching and research, community service is also the main development program of STIE Perbanas Surabaya. We have collaborated with various industries, particularly in providing training for bank employees. Several lecturers were also appointed as experts in various banks. STIE Perbanas Surabaya is also actively involved in improving the management of small and medium enterprises, whose funding is supported by a grant from DIKTI.
In order to realize a global vision and increase the competitiveness of graduates, STIE Perbanas also develops international cooperation. STIE Perbanas has collaborated with international institutions, including the Association of South East Asian Higher Learning (ASAIHL), the Philippine Association of Institution for Research (PAIR), International The Association of Multidisciplinary Research (IAMURE), Chandrakasem Rajabhat University, Sri Pathum University Thailand, Hoa Sen University and Vietnamese German University from Vietnam, as well as the Business Indonesia Singapore Association (BISA) to support improving the quality of education delivery. STIE Perbanas Surabaya has developed an overseas internship program as well as company and university overseas visits.
To meet the need for good educational facilities, STIE Perbanas Surabaya has developed a new two-hectare campus, which is about four kilometers from the current campus. The new campus is designed with a very friendly, environmentally friendly, modern architecture and is equipped with various excellent educational support facilities. The existence of a new campus, coupled with improvements in the quality of human resources and governance, will be able to make STIE Perbanas Surabaya a center of excellence in business and banking education.
STIE Perbanas Surabaya is a superior campus and continues to grow to achieve its vision and mission. We are happy to invite all of you, whether companies from various industries, parents, prospective students, or other parties to join us and be an important part of our success.
Rector of Hayam Wuruk Perbanas University,
Dr. Yudi Sutarso, S.E., M.Si.