Indonesian Private University Association (APTISI) under Yogyakarta’s Private University Association (APTISI Yogyakarta) cooperated with TIE UPS India visited some universities in India. In this period of time, Dr. Kasiyarno, M.Hum. as the head of APTISI Yogyakarta (he was chosen in two periods) was represented 11 privates universities of Yogyakarta  and at the same time as the Rector of UAD, he signed MoU with  Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology (NMIT) and Nitte University.

Moreover, the team visited Garden University in Bangalore to discuss further cooperation after MoU signing in the previous meeting. Actually UAD has quite number of cooperation with Garden City University (GCU) after the official MoU signing, such as Dr. Kasiyarno, M.Hum. was invited as one of the keynote speakers in International conference conducted by GCU last August. After that, in November, UAD sent 5 Graduate students of Psychology to sitting in for one month at GCU.