About UMS

As a university based on Islamic principles and advanced in the fields of science, technology and social relations, arts and culture.

Campus History

Universitas Muhammadiyah (UMS) is a higher education institution under the Muhammadiyah organization that was founded on October 24, 1981 as a change in form from the IKIP Muhammadiyah Surakarta.

Starting as the Surakarta branch of the Faculty of Teacher Training and Education (FKIP) Muhammadiyah Jakarta University which was founded in 1958. At that time, several departments were opened for General Education, General Economics and Islamic Education at the bachelor’s level.


Prof. Dr. Sofyan Anif, M.Si

UMS Science and Technology Education & Development Center, and becomes a reference as a place of study.


Accredited A “Excellent” and won the title of Best National PTS Version QS World Ranking University and 4ICU

Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta in Number

Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta is a private university (PTS) with brilliant achievements, one of many Muhammadiyah universities (PTM) that are able to compete at the national and international levels.