Universitas Medan Area

Universitas Medan Area Ranking

country rank: 24
world rank: 2446

University Overview

Universitas Medan Area ranking (University of Medan Area) is a non-profit private higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Medan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people), North Sumatra, which was founded in 1983. Universitas Medan Area ranking (UMA) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Indonesian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Kementerian Riset dan Teknologi/Badan Riset dan Inovasi Nasional, Republik Indonesia (Ministry of Research and Technology/National Research and Innovation Agency of Republic Indonesia). Universitas Medan Area (UMA) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Indonesian higher-education school, which is 37 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. With an acceptance rate of 80-90 percent, this Indonesian higher education institution is one of the least selective in the country. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Medan Area University ranking also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Universitas Medan Area Ranking

University Identity

Name Universitas Medan Area
Acronym UMA
Founded 1983
Motto Inovatif, Berkepribadian dan Mandiri
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Jalan Kolam No. 1 - Kecamatan Medan Tembung Medan 20223 North Sumatra Indonesia
Tel +62 (61) 736 0168
Fax +62 (61) 763 8012

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Jalan Kolam No. 1 Medan 20223 (61) 736 0168

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

ASEAN University Network (AUN)

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