Vision & Mission


”Wacana Keilmuan dan Keislaman” which means to cultivate a personality that is master of science, technology, and art, to dedicate sincerely to Allah and to benefit others.


The vision of Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta in 2029 became the center of education and development of the Islamic science and technology that gives direction for changes


Mission of Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta carrying out two main missions, as follows:

  • Develop science, technology and art as part of worship to Allah (integrated) that gives impact to the realization of the main society.
  • developing human resources based on Islamic values and giving direction to change in order to realize the main society.


  • Becoming an excellent university in science, technology and art.
  • Produce qualified graduates who practice Islamic values
  • Become a sustainable university with good governance.

Goals achieved

  • Strengthening the reputation of UMS at the national and international level.
  • Accelerated performance in research, community service, and scientific publications based on the needs of stakeholders.
  • Pioneering Islamic education is progressive.
  • Stabilization of asset management.
  • Institutional structuring and staffing.
  • IT optimization for institutional management.
  • Strengthening financing structure, transparency and accountability of financial governance.

Educational Philosophy

The educational philosophy which is the basis and inspiration for the implementation of education at the Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta is education that delivers every student to become the best people who give grace to all nature through the following 3 important pillars:

  • Humanizing, education that is carried out by maximizing the unique potential of each individual (fitrah) of students to form good, honest, fair, responsible and other good behaviors.
  • Liberating, education is carried out to inspire students to always think critically, dialogically, creatively, innovatively, and play an active role in providing solutions to various social problems in the society.
  • Transcending, education which is carried out based on the values of faith as a form of servitude to God.

This philosophy is based on an interpretarion of Q.S. Ali Imron verse 110.