Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta  to improve the quality of education. One way to establish cooperation with many institutions in the country or abroad. The institutions that cooperate with UMS are as follows,

Foreign Cooperation

  1. Derby University (UK)
  2. Kingston University (UK)
  3. Nottingham University (UK)
  4. Sheffield University (UK)
  5. Minnesota University (USA)
  6. Saybrook University (USA)
  7. Waterloo University (Canada)
  8. Charles Darwin University (Australia)
  9. Curtin University of Technology (Australia)
  10. Ritsumeikan University (Jepang)
  11. Cahtolic University of Daegu Korea (South Korea)
  12. Kyung dong University (South Korea)
  13. Sunkyunhwan University (South Korea)
  14. Sunlin University (South Korea)
  15. Vision University (South Korea)
  16. Youngsan University (South Korea)
  17. National Dong Hwa University (Taiwan)
  18. National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences (Taiwan)
  19. Singapore Polytechnic (Singapore)
  20. Universitas Tun Husein On Malaysia (Malaysia)
  21. University of Malaya (Malaysia)
  22. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Malaysia)
  23. Musa Asiah Foundation (Cambodia)
  24. Chulalongkorn University (Thailand)
  25. Fatoni University (Thailand)
  26. Khon Kaen University (Thailand)
  27. Angeles University Foundation (Philipina)
  28. Cebu Normal University (Philipina)
  29. Centro Escolar University (Philipina)
  30. Far Eastern University (Philipina)
  31. Ifugao State University (Philipina)
  32. Manila Mentral University (Philipina)
  33. University of Cordilleras (Philipina)
  34. Centro National De Reabiliticao (Timor Leste)
  35. University of South Africa - UNISA (South Africa)
  36. Agricultural Landscape in Asia - ACLA

Vocational School Cooperation

  1. PT Pamapersada Nusantara
  2. UT School
  3. Ta Thong Heavy Equipment
  4. Wosman Untag
  5. SIS
  6. PT. Kalimantan Prima Persada (PAMA Group)
  7. Bank Syari'ah Bukopin

Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta is believed foster to several universities, including for the development of Universitas Muhammadiyah Kalimantan Timur.