Wednesday, 28 August 2013

Muhammadiyah University of Malang


Who don't knows 'bout Muhammadiyah University of Malang. This university was very famous in Indonesia especially in East Java. Muhammadiyah University of Malang was established since 1964, in beginning it still joinning with Muhammadiyah University of Jakarta. But on July 1st 1968 the Muhammadiyah University of Malang pfficially separated from Muhammadiyah University of Jakarja.

Basicly, Muhammadiyah University of Malang was just like another University in Indonesia as always. But, it have Islamic Quotion Orientation. So, there was a lesson named AIK / Islamic Religion and Muhammadiyah lesson ), this lesson was a must do for all students here.

Muhammadiyah University of Malang also called Multicultural University, because it have variety sidebacks, nation, religion, and etnics.

During the years 1977 to 1980 more faculties were added to UMM which included: the Faculty of Engineering in 1977, Faculty of Agriculture in 1980, and the  Faculty of Animal Husbandry.
From 1983 to 1993 UMM added new departments and improved the status of existing ones.
In 1993 the University of Muhammadiyah Malang opened Post Graduate Programs such asMasters of Management and Masters of Sociology.

Up to the academic year 1994/1995 the University of Muhammadiyah Malang had nine faculties and 25 departments for Graduate Programs, two Masters Programs and one Diploma Program (D3-Nursing).
From 1983 to 1994 the most significant developments occurred. 
From then on the development of UMM was very impressive and included improving the status of departments, the improvement of administration, the addition of facilities and the enlargement and improvement of staff quality in administration and academic.
In 2009 UMM merged the Faculty of Agriculture and Faculty of Animal Husbandry-Fishery which became the Faculty of Agricomplex in order to accord with the consortium of agriculture science.

There are three available campuses to support the teaching-learning process: Campus I in Jl. Bandung No. 1, Campus II in Jl. Bendungan Sutami No. 188a and Campus III in Jl. Raya Tlogo Mas.
To develop the quantity and quality of academic staff UMM employed young lecturers from various well-known universities in Java and improved the quality of the lecturers through funding for further studies both in Indonesia and abroad. (www.umm.ac.id)

Here it is the profil of Muhammadiyah University of Malang on video (2103)
Check this out!!

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