Greetings from Director

Assalamualaikum Wr. Wb.

Welcome to the Postgraduate School Website of UIN Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta, may Allah SWT always give health and enthusiasm to all of us, to continue to learn and work well and with integrity, for progress institutions and science as well as benefits for the nation. Amiin

Furthermore, I need to say that the Postgraduate School of UIN Sunan Kalijaga has actually made a myriad of achievements, especially in the fields of teaching and research as well as international cooperation under the leadership of Prof. Noorhaidi Hasan, MA Ph.D. These achievements must of course be maintained, even we need to improve together. So in the period 2021-2024, I (Prof Dr. Abdul Mustaqim) was given the mandate by the Rector of UIN Sunan Kalijaga, Prof. Almakin, MA, Ph.D. to become the Postgraduate School Director of UIN Sunan Kalijaga, of course, he wants to maintain the intellectual legacy, tradition and academic culture that has been good so far, and which has been pioneered by previous leaders. We want to realize the Postgraduate campus of UIN Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta as a global center for excellence. Therefore, efforts to improve quality and quality as well as solid cooperation are needed, both related to institutional development, learning processes, and postgraduate academic services at UIN Sunan Kalijaga. So hereby, I present several strategies and programs that will be carried out as follows:

1. Postgraduate Reputation Improvement;

  • Create a Postgraduate academic improvement team to support the excellence of the quality of learning and research.

  • Improving the quality of the learning process in Postgraduate, by combining blended learning models, (between offline and online), especially during the Covid-19 pandemic, and combining theoretical and practical aspects of research.

  • Facilitating lecturers to follow creative and innovative lecture models by utilizing IT to produce master and doctoral alumni who are able to compete in the global era 4.0 era.

  • Increase the number of works of lecturers and students by facilitating lecturers and students to conduct scientific research and publication of journals and books, both at the National and International levels.

  • Build networking by collaborating through MoUs with various institutions and universities at home and abroad to bring in lecturers and students to increase the reputation of Postgraduate School UIN Sunan Kalijaga, both at the National and International levels.

  • Redesign the curriculum to respond to actual issues and new scientific trends in each postgraduate study program at UIN Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta.

  • Increase research funding, the intensity of research output (publications and book intellectual property rights), the number of publications cited by the academic world/Scopus index or others.

2. Synergy of Higher Education Tridharma Program.

  • Develop a road map and conduct research that is in line with actual issues and scientific study programs, both at the S2 (Masters Program) and S3 (Doctoral Program) levels.

  • Realizing synergy in teaching, research, and community service activities, based on stakeholder needs by encouraging and facilitating lecturers to conduct collaborative research and service involving students.

  • Conduct community service activities, for lecturers and students, so that the existence of Postgraduate can be felt directly by stakeholders (stakeholders).

3. Increasing the Effectiveness of Public Services, BLU Income, and Welfare of Lecturers and Staffs.

  • Organizing seminars and short courses for educators on professional and accountable postgraduate governance.

  • Collaborating and carrying out activities with various parties to increase the income of the Postgraduate BLU of UIN Sunan Kalijaga to increase welfare.

  • Improving services to the community, lecturers, and students in the context of advancing the general welfare and educating the nation's life.

4. Creating a Postgraduate Campus with integrity, comfortable, friendly, religious.

  • Institutional and staffing arrangements and IT optimization for institutional management, with the strategy of perfecting the complete, accurate, and up-to-date management of the postgraduate information system of UIN Sunan Kalijaga.

  • Develop SOPs for academic services that are clear and measurable, effective and efficient.

  • Encouraging every lecturer and staff to provide exemplary examples in professional academic services by compiling SOPs in accordance with their respective duties and responsibilities.

  • Providing spaces and facilities for discussion, seminar, research, religious, sports, and art activities

  • Creating a campus that is free from the practice of gratification and corruption, as well as free of plagiarism in writing academic works, both articles, theses, dissertations, and books.

May Allah SWT always bless us all and facilitate our goals and steps together. Amin Ya Rabbal Alamiin

Wassalamualaikum Wr. Wb.


                                                                                                                               Yogyakarta, 19 August 2021


                                                                                                                            Prof. Dr. H Abdul Mustaqim, M.Ag