Message from Rector

Dr. Ahmad Amarullah, M.Pd

Assalamulaikum Wr.Wb.


in the name of Allah and peace be upon our noble prophet Muhammad SAW, his family and his companions.


Greetings from Universitas Muhammadiyah Tangerang (UMT). I am very pleased to welcome you to our website and to our university.


Universitas Muhammadiyah Tangerang was established in 2009 as one of the business affiliation of the Muhammadiyah organization. The merger between three Muhammadiyah’s higher education institutions in Tangerang (Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Ekonomi, STIE; Sekolah Tinggi Agama Islam, STIA and Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Kesehatan, STIKES) paved the way for establishing the university. 


UMT has recorded a remarkable achievement in its relatively young age in terms of student body. In fact, UMT has a total undergraduate and graduate enrolment of 17.000 students which is one of the biggest in Banten region. UMT welcomes student from across the country with diverse background. Beyond that number, however, UMT has determined to keep advancing towards national and global recognition. In the long run, UMT aspire to be among the best of their kind in an international perspectives.


In the spirit mutual and equal cooperation we would like to welcome the prospective students and the potential collaborators all over the world in education, research, service, and including our fourth mission: Islam and Kemuhammadiyahan that is frequently characterized as a moderate Islam.  We also invite fellow UMT academe to utilize of our website to get ways how to get connected and involved with the international partners globally.


We recommend you to explore our website and contact one of our staff for any inquiries you might have.  We are looking forward to see you in our campus.

Waalaikumsalam Wr.Wb



Dr. Ahmad Amarullah, M.Pd



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