Prof. T. Basaruddin, or more often called Pak Chan, was born in Lesson Village, Kaur District, Bengkulu Province on November 25 1961. After completing his elementary school education at Madrasah Ibtidaiyah, he continued on to the Religious Teacher Education (PGA) school in Manna – South Bengkulu , and while sitting in class III took the junior high school exams. After pocketing a junior high school diploma, proceed to senior high school at SMA N I Manna. Finished high school proceed to Gadjah Mada University majoring in Mathematics, which was completed in 4.5 years with Cum Laude predicate at the end of 1984. Early 1985 joined staff at the Center for Computer Science – University of Indonesia. In 1986 he continued his education in Computing at the University of Manchester (England), and received a Master of Science degree in 1988 and a Ph.D in 1990. In 2019 he received an Honorary Doctorate Degree from Management Science University – Malaysia for field of Higher Education Quality and Management.
Upon returning from the UK, he immediately became active as a teacher in the Computer Science Study Program – UI. When the Faculty of Computer Science UI opened in 1993, he served as Deputy Dean I (academic affairs) and held that position until 2000. From 2002 to 2005 he was Secretary of the Higher Education Council (DPT) at the Directorate General of Higher Education. In 2004 he was appointed as Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science UI until December 2013. In 2016 he was appointed as Director of the Executive Board of the National Accreditation Board for Higher Education (BAN-PT) for a 5 year term.
Internationally known as an expert consultant in the field of higher education development, and has served as a consultant in Sri Lanka, Jordan and Mongolia. In addition, he is also active in various international quality assurance organizations. 2017-2020 as President of ASEAN Quality Assurance Network (AQAN). In 2017 – 2019 as Vice President of The Association of Higher Education Accreditation Agencies in Islamic World (IQA), then 2019-2021 as President.
Numerical Computation, Modeling and Simulation