History

History of President University Electrical Engineering Study Program

On September 2002, the status of the study program was private vocational school, namely Sekolah Tinggi Teknik (STT) which was run by Yayasan Pendidikan Universitas Presiden, then it was popularized in the name School of Engineering (SE). The reason that the name School of Engineering was used is because at that time, and until now the field that is required in Cikarang until national level is the engineering field. Therefore, the two study programs that are opened in the beginning were Information Technology (IT), and Electrical Engineering (EE); with the concentration of Computer and Telecommunication. The fields of Computer and Telecommunication are two of three pillars that support multimedia industry, which are composed of computing, communication, and content. With the two study programs, IT study program functions to enable the software specialization, while EE will enable hardware specialization.Since April 16 2005, based on Surat Ijin Penyelenggara No. 54/D/O/2004, which was signed by the ministry of education, Satryo Soemantri Brodjonegoro; the institution was officially named President University.

The building facility with the area of 5874 m2 is used for the purpose of education. The main building of President University consists of five floors, and it is used as classroom, laboratory, lecturer room, administration room, and library.