December 11 2017, By : Eko Priyo Purnomo & Farindira Vesti Rahmasari


UMY as a leading University in Indonesia, selected and granted the Erasmus From Uni Eropa. UMY is the only private Univ in Yogyakarta that can get this prestigious Award.

Eko Priyo Purnomo as the Executive Director of Cooperation and International Affairs, told that the program will support staff and students both UMY and Partners to create a research collaboration, conference and credit transfer. In this Project, UMY cooperate with some prominent Universities in Spain such as Universitat Pompeu Fabra , Universitat Autonomo de Barcelona  and Universidad Carlos III.

Olga belova as 4 Allianza Universidades (A4U) as  project manager explains that this program is for leading universities in developing economies. In addition , this program is about to gain more partnership among University in Asian discussing about several enthusiastic developing programs totally benefited to both parties such as Erasmus  and open some schemes to offer to the academic community especially for PhD students, Erasmus Mundus Joint Degree Program (EMJD) and Staff Mobility. However this  program also has the specific qualification that must be met especially for  PhD student encompass teaching  with following courses at least 8 hours for 5 working days. The requirements are  covers up  with quality proposal, relevance and expected impact, and curriculum of the candidate.

Olga added , ” We will open call for PhD student to register before 2 February 2018 for EMJD student before 15 February 2018 and call for staff Mobility before 2 February 2018.  To apply  you may directly visit our website Spread it ”

All delagates are from leading Universities around the world such as Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta ( UMY) , Univeristas Gajah Mada (UGM), Airlangga University (UNAIR), Bandung Institute Of Technology (ITB) , Binus University, Telkom University, Indian Institute of Technology Mumbai, St.Xavier’s College Mumbai, University of Tehran, Allameh Tabatabai,  and Amikabir University of Technology. Regarding to dr Farindira Vesti Rahmasari Ms.c, Head of Domestic Affairs, Institute of Cooperation  and International Affairs, UMY  ,  told  this Friday night ( 15/12)  all delegates team  are planned to met and greet representatives from  Universitat Autonoma de Madrid to discuss the agreement outside the erasmus scheme.