Mount Klabat College

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Klabat University
Mount Klabat College
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Motto Onward and Upward
Established 1965
Type Private
Religious affiliation Seventh-day Adventist Church
Chairman Noldy Sakul
President Tommy Amelius Mambu
Location Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
Former names Perguruan Tinggi Klabat
Nickname Unklab
Website www.unklab.ac.id

Mount Klabat College (Klabat University) is a Christian institution of higher learning. It was established on October 7, 1965 by "Gereja Masehi Advent Hari Ketujuh" (GMAHK). GMAHK is the Indonesian official name for the Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) Church in Indonesia. At present, the university is run by "Yayasan Universitas Klabat" under the care of "Uni Konfrens Indonesia Kawasan Timur" (UKIKT) or the East Indonesia Union Conference (EIUC) of the SDA.[1]

Mount Klabat College is located in the North Sulawesi province of Indonesia, particularly in Airmadidi, a town near Manado city. Manado is the capital of North Sulawesi province. The college can be reached by public vehicles and would take about 30 minutes from Manado and the airport. The distance between Manado and Mount Klabat College is approximately 25 km.

The graduates of Mount Klabat College have been well-received within Indonesia. Recently, this institution was recognized as a leading private university in the central and eastern regions of Indonesia. The university alumni can be found in many parts of the world.

Academic divisions[edit]

Mount Klabat College consists of the following faculties:[2][3]

  • Faculty of Economics
  • Faculty of Philosophy
  • Faculty of Science, Education, and Teaching
  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • Faculty of Computer Science
  • Faculty of Nursing
  • Secretarial Academy

Ethical code[edit]

The teaching-learning process in the college is conducted in a religious environment. Besides knowledge and science, the moral and character developments of the students get a full attention of the university. Drugs, alcoholic drinks, and cigarettes are not allowed in the campus; moreover, the students are strongly encouraged not to use them outside the campus. A student's failure on this matter and other policies of the college will be resulted in the dropout of the student from the university. High discipline atmosphere of the campus life is a distinctive characteristic of this Christian institution. Christian values are highly respected and implemented by the institution.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mount Klabat College". Adventist Organizational Directory. Seventh Day Adventist Church. Retrieved 2009-06-14. 
  2. ^ "Academics". Academics. Mount Klabat College. Retrieved 2009-08-20. 
  3. ^ "Mount Klabat College". Adventist Yearbook. General Conference Office of Archives & Statistics. Retrieved 2009-08-20. 

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