Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education, Republic of Indonesia (Kemenristekdikti) in July 4, 2018 was organized SINTA Award 2018 and awarded International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE) as the best journal of SINTA 1. Science and Technology Index (SINTA) is a web-based system owned by Kemenristekdikti to rank universities and non-universities, map lecturer/researcher expertise, and rank the performance of both national and international journals in Indonesia. Sinta Award 2018 is organized as an appreciation to the efforts made to improve the quality of publication and scientific journal in Indonesia.
Tole Sutikno, Ph.D (Associate Professor of Ahmad Dahlan University) as Managing Editor of the IJECE in the stage when received award as the best journal of SINTA 1.
In 2017, TELKOMNIKA Telecommunication Computing Electrical and Control also achieved an award by Kemenristekdikti on the celebration of National Technology Awakening Day in Makassar.