Andalas State Polytechnics

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Andalas State Polytechnics
Politeknik Negeri Andalas
Logo Politeknik Negeri Padang.svg
Logo of Andalas State Polytechnics
Motto Think Academically, Act Professionally, Behave Nobly
Established March 12, 1985
October 5, 1987
Anniversary / Dies Natalis
Type Public university
Location Limau Manis Campus, Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia
0°54′50″S 100°28′01″E / 0.914°S 100.467°E / -0.914; 100.467Coordinates: 0°54′50″S 100°28′01″E / 0.914°S 100.467°E / -0.914; 100.467
Campus Limau Manis
Colors Green
Nickname Polytechnics of Andalas University
Affiliations Andalas University (until October 6, 2012)

Andalas State Polytechnics (or Andalas Polytechnics (Indonesian: Politeknik Negeri Andalas[1][2]), formerly named: Padang State Polytechnics (Indonesian: Politeknik Negeri Padang) and Polytechnics of Andalas University (Indonesian: Politeknik Universitas Andalas)) is a higher education institution in Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia.


Andalas State Polytechnics provides vocational education aimed at granting Expert Associate degrees (Indonesian: Ahli Madya or A.Md.).

The dynamic curriculum is designed according to the needs of the industry and commerce sectors.[citation needed]

Studies and study programmes[edit]

There are 12 Diploma-3 study programmes and 7 Diploma-4 study programmes, spread over 7 studies, including:

Study Programme (Diploma-3) Programme (Diploma-4)
Civil engineering[3] Civil engineering Construction engineering management
Road and bridge design
Irrigation and wetland planning
Electrotechnics[4] Electric engineering
Electronics engineering
Telecommunication engineering
Industrial electronics
Telecommunication engineering
Information technology[5] Computer engineering
Information management
Mechanical engineering[6] Mechanical engineering
Heavy machinery
Trade administration[7] Business administration
Travel business
Accountancy[8] Accountancy Accountancy
English[9] English


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