Universitas Gadjah Mada

4.3 out of 5 (61 ratings / 55 reviews) Jakarta, Indonesia
Established in Yogyakarta in 1949, Universitas Gadjah Mada is the largest university in Indonesia and the best in some areas. Since its early establishment, UGM is the place to learn for the young generation from various regions in Indonesia with their distinctive culture and local languages.

Master's Programmes

About

Following internationalisation programme, the number of international students continues to increase. Apart from the fact that we have dual-degree programme with a number of renown universities in the world, we also admit international students through various programmes for various projects. This creates the learning setting at UGM to have Indonesian as well as international atmosphere.With the rich variety of disciplines being offered at UGM, students will have an extensive and varied range of choices. This will also provide opportunities for students to enrich knowledge, research experience and interdisciplinary approach at Universitas Gadjah Mada.Also, researchers, lecturers, industry and other institutions that wish to have collaborations with UGM find the rich variety of disciplines at UGM. In addition to the more than 200 study programmes, UGM has over 25 centres of studies. Our wide range of collaboration experiences with similar education institutions, research institutes, government agencies, NGOs and inudstry has enabled us to facilitate intensive collaborations.The comfort and facility support within the campus is supported by conducive campus environment. Located in Yogyakarta which is the city of education rich in history and cultural heritage, students and researchers as well as guest lecturers will also gain knowledge and experience enrichment. The location of UGM is close enough to two world famous temples, Borobudur and Prambanan, apart from the palace of Yogyakarta, Kraton. More information on UGM can be found in the following pages. More detailed and recent information can be found on our website. We’re happy to meet you on campus.

The international research acknowledgement is shown by the WHO's adoption of handling protocol for children with diarrhea in hospital proposed by lecturers of the Medical Faculty, UGM, as well as by UNDP's adoption of methods of handling social conflicts. Many joint researches have been done by UGM researchers in collaboration with researchers from prominent universities in the world for biomedical sciences and social humanities subjects respectively.

Research

The international research acknowledgement is shown by the WHO's adoption of handling protocol for children with diarrhea in hospital proposed by lecturers of the Medical Faculty, UGM, as well as by UNDP's adoption of methods of handling social conflicts. Many joint researches have been done by UGM researchers in collaboration with researchers from prominent universities in the world for biomedical sciences and social humanities subjects respectively.

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University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2022
254
2021
254 66
2020
320
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World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
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1201 -200
2021
1001
2020
1001
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
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1304
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Student Reviews

Pursuing a dream
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

My university is great, the lecturer, staff and all things inside of it. but I want to pursue my dream to study overseas. I've had this dream since I was a little and I really want to achieve it, no matter what it takes.

What i started should finish in good shape
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I'm studying Urban Planning as my major at University of Gadjah Mada because of my willingness to design the city especially in my hometown. The courses I got while studying urban planning is fun and interesting. I love the course that involve in tourism and transportation even i didn't get the best scores, but those courses are my favorite

Great facilities and student activities, but the rest…
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

The faculty that i’m studying at (FEB) has really great facilities. There are lots of student organizations and events that you can join which makes the college experience so much more fun. However only some teachers are actually good at teaching, most of them are just smart but not good at teaching students. The Academics and International Office sucks and have never been...

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