Designing the Innovative University Using Australian Business Excellence (ABEF) and the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) to Increase Quality of Human Resource

  • Rizka Nugraha Pratikna Parahyangan Chatolic University, Indonesia
  • Indra Gamayanto Dian Nuswantoro University, Indonesia
Keywords: Australian Business Excellence, the European Foundation For Quality Management, University, Globalization, the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC)


In the age of globalization and the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), Indonesia needs a high quality means in order to improve human resources. The Australian Business Excellence Framework (ABEF) and the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) are two methods that meet our need and have been tested in the world. Both of these methods will greatly help to improve quality in various sectors. This study will focus on how to improve human resources at the University. Moreover, University/education is the front liner, the early fort to state its sovereignty defending, to produce high quality human resources, to create a lot of things that will be the source for the life of the people in the world, not only the national products but also the international one. Furthermore, after the analysis process, it creates a "University Quality Award Framework" (UQAF) which is a basic guide to universities, especially in Indonesia. This framework needs improvement, from now version 1.0, and it is beginning to improve the quality of education in Indonesia. UQAF result of the application framework will produce the high-quality, balance human resources both high knowledge and strong character.

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