S1 Chemistry Study Program of Institut Ilmu Kesehatan Bhakti Wiyata Kediri is a study program under the Faculty of Science, Technology, & Analysis. According to the Decree of the Minister of Education and Culture No. 139/D/O/2005 issued on 27 September 2005, a Chemistry study program was opened at IIK BW Kediri. The S1 Chemistry Study Program was registered and accredited at the National Accreditation Board for Higher Education under the Decree No. 1262/SK/BAN-PT/Akred/S/XII/2015.
Chemistry as basic science is currently becoming a multi-disciplinary science for it can be infused, underline, and enrich every possible subject. This is in line with the existence of the S1 Chemistry Study Program in IIK BW Kediri, in which IIK BW is an institution engaged in health education. The establishment of the S1 Chemistry Study Program is expected to develop chemistry to support health science study programs through development and research by exploring the potential of natural resources to be utilized in the world of health.
The concentration of the current studies is on health chemistry. IIK BW S1 Chemistry Study Program focuses on developing new materials for health purposes. It is expected that by focusing on specific studies, it can meet both academic educational goals and the development needs of other fields that depend partly on chemistry. Supported by competent lecturers and adequate laboratory facilities, S1 Chemistry Study Program is optimistic that it might be one of the institutions that play a role in the development and utilization of health materials to support other fields of science.
Graduates of the S1 Chemistry Study Program have many opportunities in the workforce, including:
Achievement of S1 Chemistry
Nafila Faradhil Sabdisha and Widia Vina, students of the S1 Chemistry Study Program, received "The Honorable Mention Award" in the XII National Community Creativity Writing Competition in 2018 at Universitas Jendral Sudirman.
Widia Vina, an S1 Chemistry Study Program student received the “Best of Inventor Award" in the Natural and Social Science Category in the 2018 National Community Inventors Award (NICA) Competition held by Universitas Jenderal Soedirman