UMY as a Superior and Islamic university is a wise choice to start building character in college, because the lecture system and social life on campus have been designed to produce excellent graduates in technological development but still based on Islamic values.  



UMY as a prominent Private Islamic University in Indonesia has been recognized for its quality with the many achievements that have been achieved to date:     

1. Accredited A by National Accreditation Board - Higher Education (BAN-PT) in SK BAN PT No. 061 / SK / BAN-PT / Ak-IV / PT / II / 2013.     

QS Star Award 2015

5 star for Facilities         

5 stars for Social Responsibility         

5 stars for Inclusivity         

4 stars for Teaching         

3 stars for Absorption Power    

 Best PTS Webometric 2011 - 2015 DIY & Jateng     

Green Campus Award 2012 - 2016 Indonesia Green Awards regularly


Global Education

UMY continues to commit itself to optimizing the internationalization programs, so that every year the number of UMY cooperation with various institutions abroad continues to increase progressively in order to broaden opportunities for all academics to share experiences at international level such as student exchange programs, International KKN, short couse or summer school, even regularly bring in professors from world class university to increase the international competence in UMY.


Student Life

As a large campus that has students from all over Indonesia even coming from various countries, UMY offers diversity experience on campus. This diversity creates a unique yet synergistic learning environment. The modern campus provides a vibrant, refreshing and inspiring lifestyle lifestyle. Whatever your interests - sports, theater, music and organizing - UMY has a variety of support facilities for you.