Universitas Negeri Manado abbreviated to UNIMA is one of the state universities are located in North Sulawesi. UNIMA located in mountainous areas Minahasa district, 800 meters above sea level and about 40 km from Manado, the provincial capital. UNIMA has an area of 270ha with cold temperatures (24-270C), and reached 180C at night, so the atmosphere becomes more conducive learning and teaching. UNIMA from College of Teacher Education (onset) – one of the four PTPG first established in Indonesia, namely Batusanggkar onset, onset Malang, Bandung onset, onset Tondano, by decree of the Minister of Education and Culture of the Republic of Indonesia Number 22 September 2450/KB/1955 , 1955. PTPG Tondano undergone various changes: initially be FKIP Hasanuddin University, Makassar, then turned into FKIP Unhas Tondano in Manado, FKIP Unsulutteng, Teachers ‘Training College Branch Yogyakarta Manado, Manado Teachers’ Training College and the latter being a stand-alone by the Minister of PTIP No. 38 dated March 8 1965 in conjunction with Presidential Decree No. 275 of 1965 dated 14 September 1965. On 13 September 2000, converted to a Teachers’ Training College, State University of Manado Manado by decree of the President of the Republic of Indonesia No. 127 of 2000 and inaugurated by the Minister of National Education of the Republic of Indonesia Mr. Yahya Muhaimin on October 14, 2000. Under Presidential Decree No. 127 of 2000, State University of Manado (UNIMA) which at the time was led by the Rector, Prof.. Dr.. Philoteus EA. Tuerah, M.Si, DEA, has a dual function, which in addition to creating experts and professionals in the field of education, it also creates experts and professionals in the field of non-educational.
Since 2008, led by Prof. UNIMA. Dr.. Ph. EA Tuerah, M.Si, DEA as the Rector of the period 2008-2012. Besides the main task, Universitas Negeri Manado is also entrusted to hold teacher certification programs, professional education, and academic teacher qualification improvement programs. Also be encouraged institutional cooperation with various universities abroad such as New Castle Australia, and several universities in France, and cooperation with local governments. From the historical records in advance, obtained evidence that: (1) Many of the ideas / efforts of the past breakthroughs worthy follow-up is ongoing and planned, (2) the development of UNIMA needed breakthrough creative and innovative forward timed and planned to spur UNIMA progress towards national and international UNIMA, and independent, and (3) development of UNIMA should always be in line with the needs of local, regional INTIMATE, nationally and internationally.
Universitas Negeri Manado
Kel Tataaran II
95618 North Sulawesi
Ph: +62 (431) 321 845
Fax: +62 (431) 321 866
Universitas Negeri Manado Official Website: http://www.unima.ac.id/