QS Stars – Shining a light on excellence

QS Stars 2011  in Indonesia
http://www.topuniversities.com/qsstars/indonesia

Indonesia attracts visitors from around the globe that come to experience the culture and see the natural beauty of the country, with beautiful islands such as Bali. Over 40 universities in Indonesia have taken up the QS Star rating to increase their international presence to reach out to prospective students from around the globe.

Below are the Indonesian universities that have been rated in the QS Stars rating system to assist you in your decision making process.
1. Universitas Airlangga
2. Institut Teknologi Bandung
3. Universitas Diponegoro
4. Institut Pertanian Bogor
5. Universitas Brawijaya
6. Ahmad Dahlan University
7. Atma Jaya Yogyakarta University
8. Bina Nusantara University (BINUS)
9. Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology (ITS)
10. Jember University
11. Jenderal Soedirman University
12. University of Muhammadiyah Malang
13. Muhammadiyah University of Surakarta
14. Padjadjaran University
15. Parahyangan Catholic University
16. Pasundan University
17. Sanata Dharma University
18. Universitas Sebelas Maret
19. Sriwijaya University
20. State University of Malang
21. Udayana University
22. Yogyakarta State University
23. Gunadarma University
24. Andalas University
25. Gorontalo State University
26. Syiah Kuala University
27. Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia
28. Hasanuddin University
29. Islamic University of Indonesia
30. University of Lampung
31. Universitas Nasional
32. Universitas Negeri Makassar
33. Institut Teknologi Nasional Bandung
34. Universitas Kristen Petra
35. STSI Bandung

Program QS Stars terdiri dari evaluasi yang berjalan selama 3 tahun dan memiliki basis cluster berdasarkan pendekatan rating (tanda bintang) hal ini memiliki keunggulan dengan jangkauan yang lebih luas dibandingkan bila menggunakan sistem berbasis rangking. QS APPLE melakukan evaluasi terhadap pencapaian performa perguruan tinggi Indonesia melalui 5 (lima) indikator capaian, seperti: Graduate Employability, Teaching Quaiity, lnfrastructure, lnternasionalisasi, dan Engagement.

Penetapan “bintang” ditentukan berdasarkan nilai atau skor akhir dari seluruh indikator. Passing grade untuk “Bintang Satu” sampai “Bintang Lima”

Silakan lihat bintang-bintang yang diperoleh ke 35 PT tersebut pada setiap komponen penilaian:
http://www.topuniversities.com/qsstars/indonesia

One Star – A typical One Star university has established all the key components required to provide a quality service to its students and, in many cases, the foundations upon which to build a strong domestic reputation. A One Star institution will often have been established within the last twenty years and will be putting in place the leadership with ambition to develop quickly.

Two Stars – A typical Two Star university is active in research and has an established domestic reputation. The institution is a key part of its local community and will often have begun to consider international opportunities.

Three Stars – A typical Three Star university is nationally well recognised, and may have also begun to attract international recognition. This institution maintains a reputable level of research and its graduates are attractive to employers.

Four Stars – A typical Four Star university is highly international, demonstrating excellence in both research and teaching. The institution provides an excellent environment for students and faculty.

Five Stars– A typical Five Star institution is generally world-class in a broad range of areas, enjoys a high reputation and has cutting-edge facilities and internationally renowned research and teaching faculty.

Sumber :
http://www.topuniversities.com/qsstars/qs-stars-introduction
Penjelasan tentang Penilaian QS Stars bisa baca di :
http://qsiu.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/stars-brochure.pdf