Diploma Supplement

Basis LegalĀ 

  • Law No 12 year 2012; About High Education
  • Permendikbud No 49 year 2014; National Standard of Higher Education
  • Permendikbud No 81 Tahun 2014; About Education Certificate, Competition Certificate, and Profession Certificate of Higher Education

 

Education Certificate, Academic Transcript and Diploma Supplement

  • Education Certificate is a document of study achievement and/or completion of higher education after passing the test held by university
  • Academic transcript is a document which consists of all the subjects that have been taken, credit score, and score from the first semester until the last semester, as well as GPA
  • Diploma Supplement Label is a document which informs about academic achievement or qualification of higher education institution

 

Definition and Meaning of Diploma Suplement

  • Diploma supplement is a document accompanying a higher education, which inform about academic achievement or qualification of higher education institution
  • The graduate qualification in the form of descriptive narration which informs academic achievement at the relevant KKNI level, in standard format which is easy to understand
  • Diploma supplement is not replacement of academic certificate and academic transcript
  • Diploma supplement is not a media that automatically show recognition of the owner

 

Benefit of Diploma Suplement for Graduate

  • Is an added document which informs work ability, knowledge, and attitude/moral graduate student that is easily understood by users both in domestic and abroad compared to reading transcript
  • Is an objective explanation of the owner achievement
  • Increase the employability despite of type and major level

 

Benefit of Diploma Supplement for Higher Education Institution

  • Provide an explanation about graduate qualification, which is easy to understand by community, compared to reading transcript
  • Improve the accountability of program implementation with learning outcomes statement of transparant program
  • On medium term and long term, it can increase trust from the other party and sustainability from institution
  • It states that education institution is in national qualification framework, which is recognized nationally and can be equal with program on LN institution through qualification framework from each country
  • Increase the comprehension about education qualification which published on different educational context

 

The main substance of diploma supplement

  • Diploma suplement describe the fullfilment of Graduate Competence Standard as mandated by Article 52 Section (3) and Article 54 Section (1) letter a Law No 12 Year 2012 about Higher Education. Graduate Competence Standard is a minimum learning outcome for graduates.
  • Learning outcome according to President Regulation No 8 Year 2012 about KKNI is an ability which is obtained through knowledge internalization, attitude, skill, competition, and accumulation of work experiences. The description contains all of the educational process, whether it is formal, non formal, or informal. This is the internalization process and accumulation of four main parameters: (a) science or knowledge and know-how, (b) skill, (c) affection, (d) competency.