Welcome Note

"Greetings from the Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Gadjah Mada"

The Faculty of Medicine Universitas Gadjah Mada (FM UGM), which is established on March 5, 1946 as the oldest Faculty of Medicine in Indonesia, has grown rapidly over the years and positioned itself to become the leading institutions in Indonesia and in the Region. Supported by 555 lecturers, 33 Professors, 537 supporting staff, 26 departments, 15 research centers and working groups, FM UGM offers three undergraduate programs, six master programs, 20 residency training programs, and a doctoral program. Every year, over 500 undergraduate students and 600 graduate students (consisting of 150 residencies, nearly 400 master students and 50 doctoral students) are enrolled.

Extensive number of research and its innovations are also produced for the advancement of understanding and solving health problems faced by the country and global community. These studies ranged from the biomedical aspect to policy analysis of particular health agenda, thus providing comprehensive and collaborative approaches in dealing with health problems. Improvement in building the curriculum and learning process as well as the management system in the organization is a continuous endeavor in the undergraduate and graduate education program to meet the Indonesian and global competency standards, and to be able to compete at a global level in addressing health agenda and health care delivery.  Continuous research endeavors and high quality study programs would have not been achieved without distinguished faculty members, visionary leadership and an unparalleled network of partners, funding agencies and the alumni.

Located in the Special Region of Yogyakarta with the magnificent Merapi Mount in the background, FM UGM offers dynamic academic atmosphere and innovations to best serve the interest of the nation and humanity. We gladly welcome you to explore and experience our programs and to enjoy our campus life which depicts a blend of cultural power, professional life and technological advance. 

Warm regards,
Prof. Dr. Ova Emilia.,M.Med.Ed.,Ph.D, Consultant ObGyn