Researching Salafi Movement in Cirebon Brings Doctorate

Researching Salafi Movement in Cirebon Brings Doctorate

The emergence of Salafi foundation and boarding schools in Cirebon, West Java, that  has traditional understanding and adheres to culturalist Islam as well as adopting tariqa has drawn some responses. On the one hand, this movement has drawn admiration due to its polite preaching, on the other hand, it has stirred anxiety, even conflict, am ...

Gourami Scale Makes UGM Dentistry Students Winners of ASEAN Championship

Gourami Scale Makes UGM Dentistry Students Winners of ASEAN Championship

The scale of gourami has made two Dentistry students of Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) to be the champion of research competition at ASEAN level, Dental Student Research Competition 2017, held at Faculty of Dentistry UGM on 14 January. As many as 29 teams from various ASEAN universities were involved in the event. Diana Fitri Mus ...

Applicants for New Rector of UGM Prepare Themselves

Applicants for New Rector of UGM Prepare Themselves

Selection and election of  rectors of Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) for the term of service between 2017-2022 were open on Monday 16 January. There have been responses from UGM internally and from the public. The selection committee, however, has not received any applications from candidates. Most have asked on the requirement only. ...

Society Should Not Panic Due to Anthrax Case

Society Should Not Panic Due to Anthrax Case

Recently, residents of Yogyakarta have been worried due to the case of anthrax that was found in the village of Purwosari, Kulon Progo regency, that caused deaths in several cattle. The disease is suspected to have contracted to dozens of residents. Head of a team to respond to anthrax case from Faculty of Medicine Universitas Gadjah Mad ...

UGM Students Win Nielsen Challenge Competition 2017

UGM Students Win Nielsen Challenge Competition 2017

The Mario team of Universitas Gadjah Mada(UGM) has come out as the third winner of the national marketing competition, Nielsen Challenge Competition 2017, in Jakarta on 19 January. With members Brio Elprananta, Untari Febrian Ramadhani, and Dewi Kharisma who are all students of Management Department of Faculty of Econom ...

Alex, First German Doctoral Graduate from Faculty of Forestry UGM

Alex, First German Doctoral Graduate from Faculty of Forestry UGM

Alexander Markus Mossbrucker (34) is one of 11 international students among the new graduates of Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) who are inaugurated on Thursday (19/1). He is the first German student to get his doctoral degree at Faculty of Forestry UGM,  completing it in 2 years and 10 months, thus passing cum laude. Alex sa ...

Government Has to Take Side With Tourism Management

Government Has to Take Side With Tourism Management

The Province of Yogyakarta Special Region as one of strategic tourism destinations has a wealth of tourism potential that have yet to be developed in the future. In spite of this fact, the assets in this province are vulnerable and in need of maintenance. The government, therefore, needs to establish clear regulations to preserve the areas of ex ...

UGM Inaugurates 1,097 New Graduates

UGM Inaugurates 1,097 New Graduates

Universitas Gadjah Mada has inaugurated up to 1,097 graduates from master programme (986), doctoral programme (37) and specialist programme (74) on Thursday (19/1). Average study time for magister programme is 2 years and 8 months, specialist programme 4 years and 10 months, doctoral programme 5 years and 11 months. The shortest study time for m ...

UGM Students Join Asian Waterbird Census

UGM Students Join Asian Waterbird Census

Six students of Faculty of Forestry UGM's nature enthusiasts group, Mapala Silvagama, participated in the Asian Waterbird Census (AWC) 2017. The event last from 3-6 January 2017 in Segara Anakan, a lagoon bordering Nusakambangan island and regency of Cilacap in Central Java. The students are Arifatul Lutfa, Agus Kusmawanto, Adit ...