About Us

The name of Universitas Muslim Indonesia means a university that developing Islamic community, in the Arabic language, it is called Jamiatul Muslimina Indonesiyah means movement gathered Muslims and in English, it is called the Muslim University of Indonesiameans university belongs to Islamic community of Indonesia.

UMI which is fostered by the Board of UMI Foundation with its typical feature as an educational and religious proselytizing (Dakwah) institution is responsible for wider task than just produces graduates, since education process at UMI provides knowledge and skill based on knowledge pursued and provides added value to the students through the development of the Islamic faith, Islamic ethics and enlightenment of mind as a foundation for the future. Academic activities at UMI have implemented quality assurance according to the standard set up by the government. Hopefully, UMI will produce excellent, qualified, and Islamic human resources.

The Rectors of the Universitas Muslim Indonesia (UMI) from time to time, are:

  1. Mukhtar Lintang (Presidium) 1954 – 1958
  2. Abdurahman Syihab 1959 – 1965
  3. Latunrung 1965 – 1967
  4. Ahmad Dara Syahruddin 1967 – 1970
  5. Ridwan Saleh Mattayang, SH 1971 – 1976
  6. M. Hijaz Junus, SH 1976 – 1984
  7. H. Abdurahman A. Basalamah, SE, MSi 1984 – 1994
  8. M. Mokhtar Noer Jaya, SE, MSi 1994 – 1998
  9. H. Mansyur Ramly, SE, MSi 1998 – 2003
  10. Dr. H. M. Nasir Hamzah, SE, MSi 2003 – 2010
  11. Prof. Dr. Hj. Masrurah Mokhtar, MA   2010 – Now