Universitas Padjadjaran (Unpad) was established based on the initiative of prominent society members of West Java who were eager to have a higher institution in which young generation of West Java could be prepared to serve as future leaders. After thoughtful processes, on the 11th of September 1957, Unpad was legally established with Government Regulation Number 37/1957 and officially opened by the President Soekarno on 24th September 1957. At the time of its establishment, Unpad had only four faculties, but now it has developed to be one of the leading higher educational institutions in Indonesia with 16 faculties and Postgraduate Programs. The programs offered are Doctoral Programs consisting of 9 study programs, Master Programs consisting of 19 study programs, 2 Specialist Programs, 5 Professional Programs, and Undergraduate Programs consisting of 44 study programs, 32 study programs of Diploma (D III) and one Diploma IV study program. In addition, Unpad also has the Research and Community Service Institute to facilitate research and community service activities.
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