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After graduation, DCR beneficiaries found employment as government officials, employees at national and multinational companies, teachers, lecturers, doctors, and consultants. Some are also working at Chevron.
The training courses vary from year to year but generally include welding, automotive repair, heavy-equipment operation, carpentry, rigging, electrician, motorcycle repair, audio technical work, air-conditioner repair, entrepreneurship, batik and craft making, beautician services, sewing and cooking. In Duri, Riau, in partnership with Politeknik Caltex Riau, we also provide selected graduates with an endowment fund to start their own businesses.
Chevron’s UPP works with more than 100 colleges and university partners around the world to help attract and develop talented students and lecturers who can help achieve a more technically proficient global workforce. In Indonesia, the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) and the University of Gadjah Mada (UGM) are UPP university partners. We provide strategic and multifaceted supports, which include scholarships, grants, funding for faculty positions and laboratory upgrades.
For URP, Chevron partners with Riau State University (UNRI), Riau Islamic University (UIR), University of Lancang Kuning (UNILAK), and Riau Muhammadiyah University (UMRI). We help provide capacity building enhancement both for students and lecturers, infrastructure improvement of the recipient universities, and higher accreditation of selected study program.