Himalogista is the Agricultural Product Technology Student Association in FTP UB
which was established on February 23rd, 1999
Himalogista is an association or forum to support and develop the soft skills of students majoring in Agricultural Product Technology, in the organizational and institutional ﬁelds. It also has the principle to empower student professionalism, community services, and upholding the scientiﬁc and intellectual values of Agricultural Product Technology’s students.
The Department of Agricultural Product Technology University of Brawijaya (UB) was founded on September 24th, 1964 under the Faculty of Agriculture. The core competence of the department was designed to provide the students with the knowledge of principles of food science and technology to be applied to the food industries which may involve post-harvest handling, processing, preservation and distribution for consumption or for providing raw materials for industries in an efﬁcient way and meet the requirements (safety, quality and healthy).
Undergraduate program offers two options: Food Science and Technology and Biotechnology. For research development, the Department established seven teaching laboratories. To improve the quality and quantity of the graduates and to strengthen their role in the development of the agricultural technology sector, the Department of Agricultural Product Technology is always improving the quantity and quality of the staff.
Students are actively involved in many scientiﬁc competitions in international or national levels such as Food Technology Competition organized by Institute of Food Technology (IFT) USA (won 3rd place in 2012, won 1st place in 2011 and won 3rd place in 2010) and PIMNAS (National Scientiﬁc Student Competition).
The International Student Summit (ISS) is one of a series of events from HGE 16 which was held to accommodate national and international students to gather and express their creative ideas in discussing a global problem. ISS consists of 3 series of events, including international seminars, paper competition, and awarding night. ISS HGE 16 has an ofﬁcial theme, it is “Young Scientist’s Breakthrough for Better Life and Environment Quality after the Pandemic”
Open House (OH) is one of a series of events from HGE 16 which is held to provide information to high school/vocational equivalent students related to the THP FTP UB campus environment which includes academic and non-academic activities. OH HGE 16 has an ofﬁcial theme, it is “Lead Your Future with THP”