Rector of Universitas Mercu Buana Yogyakarta

Assalamualaikum Wr. Wb.

Starting from the determination to devote ourselves to improving the quality of life of the nation, since it was founded in 1986 Mercu Buana University of Yogyakarta (UMBY) formerly named University House of Mangala (UNWAMA), the continuously strive to better satisfy all parties. Improved academic quality is spearheading us provide the best possible service. As evidence of the Directorate General of Higher Education (Directorate General of Higher Education) has set UMBY as best practices (best practices) in the implementation of the Internal Quality Assurance System of Higher Education (SPMI-PT) along with 68 public and private universities across Indonesia.

Additionally, UMBY with 11 courses that are in 5 faculties: Faculty of Agro-Industry, Faculty of Economics, Faculty of Communication, Faculty of Psychology, Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science virtually all accredited by BAN-PT A and B. Another achievement is obtained UMBY get grant laid-A2, K1 & K2 ICT layoffs, Strengthening Institutions (SBRC) and Various grants Research & Community Service of Higher Education. Pride is not lost on the participation of the faculty UMBY almost all been educated S2, S3 and 50% of all certified professor of National Education. Efforts towards meeting the needs of all parties can also reflected among others in revamping SME Center (Mahapala, Sports, MENWA, KSR PMI, Arts & Dance, Martial etc.), SPORT Center (Volly, Basketball, Futsal, Badminton), repair space class equipped with an LCD and OHP, and network connectivity with Cybernet / HOTSPOT.

We also do other improvements that include physical improvements rector's room, canteen, which includes the operating system management information system (SI) Academic, Financial SI, SI Invertaris, The Library includes the development of E-learning program, so that activities can be integrated throughout the academic faculty and facilitate improvement of services and ensuring the quality of education in order to achieve perfection, "The Pursuit of Excellence".

Wassalamualaikum Wr. Wb.


Dr Alimatus Sahrah, M.Sc., MM.