BANDUNG - bank bjb and Indonesian Education University (UPI) agreed to collaborate, which was marked by the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Support for the Implementation of Education and Utilization of Banking Products and Services. This MoU was signed directly by UPI Rector Prof. Dr. H. M. Solehuddin, M.Pd., M.A. and President Director of bank bjb Yuddy Renaldi at Pandan Puspa Parahyangan Golf Padalarang Room on Monday, April 13, 2021. Also attending were the Director of Commercial and MSME bank bjb Nancy Adistyasari as well as the management of bank bjb and UPI.
The cooperation contained in the MoU includes, funding, lending, transactions, such as banking service facilities that facilitate customers in conducting banking transactions, including: Installation of Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs), Use of Banking Financial Information Services, Payroll Service, Integrated Payment and Receiving Systems, such as host to host (H2H), and other banking services.
Head of Corporate Secretary Division bank bjb, Widi Hartoto, said that bank bjb is very concerned about the sustainability of higher education, especially in West Java region. He said further, this collaboration did not focus on financial services only but also bring the process of transferring knowledge or service products between the campus and the bank.
"This cooperation is expected to complete the needs of UPI and bank bjb not only in banking services, but more than that it can be developed for the welfare of UPI lecturers and academic staff and empowering students to create new businesses," he said.
At the same time, a Cooperation Agreement (PKS) was signed between bank bjb Sukajadi Branch Office and UPI regarding the use of banking products and services. PKS was signed by the Vice Rector for research, international, cooperation and business Prof. Dr. H. Adang Suherman, M.A and Taupan Selamat Wibawa Head of bank bjb Sukajadi Branch Office.
Prior to this agreement, UPI had established several collaborations with bank bjb. Among other things, through Sukajadi Branch Office, bank bjb distributes Guna Bhakti Loans for UPI employees and lecturers.
In addition, bank bjb has opened a cash office at UPI campus. The office, which was inaugurated in 2018, is located at UPI Dormitory Building.
UPI is a public university whose main campus is in located in Bandung City. Since 2012, UPI has had the status of a government-run university, changing from its previous status as a State-Owned Legal Entity (BHMN) university.
This tertiary institution which adopts a multicampus system has six campuses spread across two provinces, West Java and Banten. The main campus of UPI is located at Jalan Setiabudhi 229, Bandung. While other campuses are located in Cibiru, Tasikmalaya, Sumedang, Purwakarta and Serang.
DIVISI CORPORATE SECRETARY