Considered one of the oldest universities in Indonesia, Universitas Gadjah Mada serves as a pillar of educational awakening in Indonesia and purports to be a defender and disseminator of Pancasila.

At Universitas Gadjah Mada, students are provided with a vast array of opportunities to develop creativity and innovation in their realms through the support of modern infrastructure and information technology. As a world-class research university, UGM has been paying great attention to research activities by motivating faculty members as well as students to conduct and publish their research. Furthermore, this effort is invigorated through developing 25 study centers on diverse scientific fields. UGM is equipped with sheer resources of 3,608 faculty members and 4,324 employees who are strongly committed to making UGM the best university and the salient educational reference in Indonesia.

Introducing UGM

Universitas Gadjah Mada is an Indonesian public ivy league research university located in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, founded on December 19, 1949. UGM is the oldest and largest institution of higher learning in Indonesia. Located in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, the 360-acre university comprises of 18 faculties, 68 undergraduate study programs, 23 diploma study programs, 104 master and specialist study program, and 43 Doctorate study programs.

It has approximately 55,000 students, 1,187 foreign students, and 2,500 faculty members currently. Universitas Gadjah Mada has been considered to be one of the most prestigious universities in Indonesia.

UGM is implementing an educopolis area, a step taken by universities in creating a conducive environment for the continuity of the learning process. These efforts are pursued in the context of developing multidisciplinary collaborations and responding to ecological issues in order to achieve the vision of the university. Some of the steps are reducing pollution and vehicle exhaust emissions, development of pedestrian, restriction of vehicles entering the campus, construction of new dormitories on the campus, development of parking pockets, planting the trees green and many more.

The Special Region of Yogyakarta of where UGM is located is one of the smallest provinces in Indonesia and has been widely known as a center of Javanese culture as well as a center of learning. It has 3,400,000 inhabitants, 511,000 of whom reside in the city of Yogyakarta. Its designation as a center of learning is marked by the existence of 120 state and private tertiary educational institutions, with a student population of over 300,000.

Vision

To be excellent and innovative world-class university, imbued with the nation’s cultural values based on Pancasila as the state ideology and dedicated to the nation’s interest and humanity.

Mission

To carry out education, research, and community service as well as preservation and development of knowledge that is excellent and useful for society.

Programs taught in:
English

This school also offers:

Bachelor

UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

One of the programs in IUP FEB UGM is a 4-years undergraduate program in Accounting. IUP FEB UGM offers interests in Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Accounti ... [+]

One of the programs in IUP FEB UGM is a 4-years undergraduate program in Accounting. IUP FEB UGM offers interests in Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Accounting Information System, Public Accounting, Auditing, Finance.

The IUP curriculum includes community service, a program held by Universitas Gadjah Mada to develop leadership skills and to contribute to society especially that is in underdeveloped regions. The community service helps student sharpen their problem-solving and teamwork skills.

In addition to preparing the graduates who are ready to play important roles in the global market, IUP sets requirements to broaden students' international academic exposure. In order to get Sarjana (Bachelor) degree, they are required to experience at least one of the international Academic Exposures, namely: double degree program, student exchange program, or short-term academic program.... [-]

Indonesia Yogyakarta
August 2019
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

Faculty of Biology UGM strives to provide high-quality education. As one of 18 faculties in UGM, Faculty of Biology has a vision which supports the university’s vision to ... [+]

Faculty of Biology UGM strives to provide high-quality education. As one of 18 faculties in UGM, Faculty of Biology has a vision which supports the university’s vision to improve higher education learning leading to a World Class University. In line with its mission on producing superior and competitive undergraduate at the international level and since Undergraduate Program in Biology Faculty of Biology UGM has been acknowledged internationally by ASIIN, as well as to cater growing market demand for internationally oriented graduates in tropical biology, Faculty of Biology aims to establish an International Undergraduate Program (IUP). The establishment of IUP Biology is expected to also expand the Faculty of Biology portfolio as a provider of higher quality and internationally competitive educational programs and as driving machine for development of infrastructure in the Faculty of Biology.... [-]

Indonesia Yogyakarta
August 2019
Full-time
7 semesters
Campus
UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

Under five group of research, Life Sciences, Industrial Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Material Chemistry and Theoretical and Computational Chemistry, IUP in Chemist ... [+]

Under five group of research, Life Sciences, Industrial Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Material Chemistry and Theoretical and Computational Chemistry, IUP in Chemistry offers international undergraduate students studying in small size of class of about 30 students with a personal supervisor to oversee academic progress and personal welfare, a teaching program which ensures a highly supportive learning environment, lectures supported by small-group tutorials and workshops, choice of elective chemistry courses and research facilities such as AAS, UV-Vis, DTA-TGA, Electrophoresis, Potentiometer, Bomb Calorimeter, GC-MS, HPLC, H-NMR, IR, UV-VIS, TLC Scanner and Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM).... [-]

Indonesia Yogyakarta
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

International Undergraduate Program in Department of Communication Science has the vision to create the reliable, qualified, and cultured graduates in communication studi ... [+]

International Undergraduate Program in Department of Communication Science has the vision to create the reliable, qualified, and cultured graduates in communication studies, who can prioritize the societal needs to take on the global challenge of providing the benefit to the public through ‘Crafting Well-Informed Society’. The students are expected to graduate with the expertise that balances between practical, research, and critical thinking skills.

All students are subjected to classes that will expose them to fundamental communication theories before they undertake two areas of interest that are offered by the program.

Media StudiesMedia Studies is designed to explore issues and theories in the realms of international media and communication studies. Students who choose this focus of study will be exposed to both media practice such as cinematography and journalism, and media theories. Additionally, in this study focus, students will also learn and observe digital media both as a communication phenomenon and a tool. Strategic Communication Through Strategic Communication, students will focus their study into the science of employing marketing communication and the theories, principles, and tools of public relations. The field of study encompasses all elements of the Marketing communication industry and the roles of PR in various situations. ... [-]
Indonesia Yogyakarta
August 2019
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

Computer science is an intellectually rich and rapidly growing field that has had a profound effect on our society and everyday lives. Studying IUP in Computer Science al ... [+]

Computer science is an intellectually rich and rapidly growing field that has had a profound effect on our society and everyday lives. Studying IUP in Computer Science allow students to have numerous opportunities to gain hands-on experience in this dynamic field through research and internship programs. Computer science majors are in high demand for well-paying jobs in technology, science, business, healthcare, industry, government, and other sectors.

Computer science, computing, and computer technology are part of just about everything that touches our lives from the cars we drive to the movies we watch, to the ways business and government deal with us.

IUP Computer Science provides students with an education of the highest possible quality. The program offers overseas as well as Indonesian students an opportunity to study and obtain their Bachelor's degree in Computer Science with international standard and excellent curriculum. Other than the ‘A’ category accredited by the National Accreditation Board of Higher Education (BAN-PT), the program has been accredited by ASIIN (Accreditation Agency for Degree Programs in Engineering, Computer Science, the Natural Sciences and Mathematics), a certified international accreditation agency that is based in Germany.... [-]

Indonesia Yogyakarta
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

One of the programs in IUP FEB UGM is a 4-years undergraduate program in Economics. IUP FEB UGM offers interests in Monetary Economics, Public Economics, International Ec ... [+]

One of the programs in IUP FEB UGM is a 4-years undergraduate program in Economics. IUP FEB UGM offers interests in Monetary Economics, Public Economics, International Economics, Business Economics, and Development Economics.

The IUP curriculum includes community service, a program held by Universitas Gadjah Mada to develop leadership skills and to contribute to society especially that is in underdeveloped regions. The community service helps student sharpen their problem-solving and teamwork skills.

In addition to preparing the graduates who are ready to play important roles in the global market, IUP sets requirements to broaden students' international academic exposure. In order to get Sarjana (Bachelor) degree, they are required to experience at least one of the international Academic Exposures, namely: double degree program, student exchange program, or short-term academic program.... [-]

Indonesia Yogyakarta
August 2019
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

The IUP program offers a cutting-edge curriculum with a strong emphasis on three foci of study: Global Politics and Security, Peace and Conflicts Studies, and Internation ... [+]

The IUP program offers a cutting-edge curriculum with a strong emphasis on three foci of study: Global Politics and Security, Peace and Conflicts Studies, and International Political Economy and Development.

Upon completing their study at IUP in International Relation, graduates are expected not only to be the members of global society, but also to inspire and bring about changes to the existing political, economic, and social conditions, and to lead their transformations to build a better world.

The program envisions and endeavors toward a just, peaceful, and civilized society. The courses offered in the program reflect this vision and are structured along two main threads. First, the courses contain a set of studies on various objects related to international relations. Second, they also contain discussions about the way international relations are portrayed and explore the views about how the future of international relations should be. To this end, students will not only be equipped with mere knowledge and skills, but also with a critical attitude toward the existing conditions in international relations, such as injustice, inequality, poverty, environmental degradation and violence to master the following competencies, i.e. Diplomacy, Transnational Affairs, Research and Academics, and Journalism.... [-]

Indonesia Yogyakarta
August 2019
Full-time
8 - 10 semesters
Campus
UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

The recent trend of education has not only created new opportunities but has also brought in new challenges. Faculty of Law Universitas Gadjah Mada has proven its capabil ... [+]

The recent trend of education has not only created new opportunities but has also brought in new challenges. Faculty of Law Universitas Gadjah Mada has proven its capability of entering the international level of competition. To meet the internationally oriented graduates, the Faculty of Law opens its International Undergraduate Program. The Program would be driven by and strongly supports the mission of Universitas Gadjah Mada: “To be a World Class Research University which is excellent, independent, dignified, inspired by Pancasila, the five-point ideology, and dedicated to the needs and welfare of the nation and the world.”

The program requires 146 credits of courses, including fieldwork or internship and thesis. The standard duration for the program is 4 years comprising 8 semesters. The program focuses on developing critical thinking and gives student knowledge and skill to understand and implement various aspects of law and regulations with an International Perspective. Students graduated from this program are awarded a Sarjana Hukum (Bachelor Degree of Laws).... [-]

Indonesia Yogyakarta
August 2019
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

One of the programs in IUP FEB UGM is a 4-years undergraduate program in Management. IUP FEB UGM offers interests in Marketing, Operations, Management, Entrepreneurship ... [+]

One of the programs in IUP FEB UGM is a 4-years undergraduate program in Management. IUP FEB UGM offers interests in Marketing, Operations, Management, Entrepreneurship and E-Business, Human Resource Management and Organizational Theory.

The IUP curriculum includes community service, a program held by Universitas Gadjah Mada to develop leadership skills and to contribute to society especially that is in underdeveloped regions. The community service helps student sharpen their problem-solving and teamwork skills.

In addition to preparing the graduates who are ready to play important roles in the global market, IUP sets requirements to broaden students' international academic exposure. In order to get Sarjana (Bachelor) degree, they are required to experience at least one of the international Academic Exposures, namely: double degree program, student exchange program, or short-term academic program.... [-]

Indonesia Yogyakarta
August 2019
Full-time
8 semesters
Campus
UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

The International Undergraduate Program (IUP) of Psychology marks an important milestone of our 50-year contribution to society. As part of our commitment to preparing gr ... [+]

The International Undergraduate Program (IUP) of Psychology marks an important milestone of our 50-year contribution to society. As part of our commitment to preparing graduates to meet the global challenge of the 21st century, we invite spirited and passionate young people from different parts of Indonesia and from across the globe to be part of this exciting journey and make a difference in their local and global communities. The Program is regionally-accredited and certified by ASEAN University Network; has many international partners, offers a unique educational experience in which students can explore psychology from the cultural, indigenous, and spiritual lens; as well from the state-of-the-art lens of neurosciences.... [-]

Indonesia Yogyakarta
August 2019
Full-time
7 semesters
Campus
UNIVERSITAS GADJAH MADA

International Undergraduate Program in Public Policy and Management (IUP PPM) is the first public policy and management program in Indonesia that has been accredited by A ... [+]

International Undergraduate Program in Public Policy and Management (IUP PPM) is the first public policy and management program in Indonesia that has been accredited by AUN (Asean University Network) at Program Level under the umbrella of ASEAN-QA. It reaffirms the quality of education we are providing, not only in Indonesia but also in ASEAN standards.

The program is purposefully designed to respond to new challenges on public administration in local and national, as well as global level, and aims at arming students with knowledge and skills in three main areas:

Governance and Public Policy This area of interest is designed to arm student with board understanding and technical capacity to make public policy, implement and evaluate it, as to underpin governance structure, which structures its process; Public Management and Innovation Managing public sector in a new context requires professional practitioner with a strong background in human resource management, public service innovation, and knowledge management, which are delivered in this area of interest; International Development and Policy This new area of interest focuses on preparing students with an international dimension of development, preparing them in pursuing a career path in international corporations, and international NGOs). ... [-]
Indonesia Yogyakarta
August 2019
Full-time
7 - 8 semesters
Campus