Tuesday (29/5/218) President Jokowi accompanied by a number of working cabinet attended the closing of Ramadhan 1439 H PP Muhammadiyah, the event organized by PP Muhammadiyah was held at FKIP UHAMKA Campus and it was attended by 600 participants consisting of various PTM in Indonesia. The study agenda held the theme of “Digital Civilization Da’wah of the Millennial Enlightenment” presents Ministry of State Secretary of the Republic of Indonesia, Pratikno, Chief of Staff of President, Teten Masduki, Ministry of Education and Culture, Muhadjir Effendy, Chairman of PP Muhammadiyah, Haedar Nasir, Muhammadiyah Central Leadership, Regional Leadership Muhammadiyah from various regions, and Aisyiyah Leadership.

On this occasion, President Jokowi conveyed his welcome. He said that the most important thing is wise using social media by upholding, strengthening the norms of religious values, customs of Indonesian nation.

Jokowi also appreciated to the UHAMKA that has established medical faculty. According to him, the step is something that is needed by the people and this country.

Chairman of Muhammadiyah Central Leadership, Haedar Nasir, conveyed to his welcome that he hoped to all Muhammadiyah big family to build good role model or uswah hasanah. Haedar hopes Muhammadiyah family can display all kinds of civilization in this millennial era.

The change of society condition with all the impacts for Muhammadiyah is a reality that cannot be dammed. Despite the negative side, but how Muhammadiyah sees this as an opportunity to build a new dawah tradition of progress. Entering virtual reality is not taboo, but how can Muhammadiyah utilize it to fill it with good content, religious values, and akhlakul karimah for the good of the ummah.

President Jokowi was accompanied by the Chairman of the Central Executive Muhammadiyah, Haedar Nashir.

In his press release, UHAMKA Rector and Chief of organizer on Ramadhan of PP Muhammadiyah, Prof. Suyatno, said that Muhammadiyah dawah movement always dynamic and in accordance with the demands of his time. This character has been part of Muhammadiyah since established. Muhammadiyah movement has always transcended even its time.

When today the world community, especially Indonesia is in the fourth industrial revolution which is also called the digital age, the dawah Muhammadiyah is in the midst of the change. Now internet technology is so sophisticated, including the presence of replacement robots of human roles that have been very advanced.

The condition absolutely not only changes the mindset of society, but also it changes the culture and human civilization.

In fact, the virtual world has now created its own world with its distinctive characteristics. Communities are now connected in a virtual space that is not visible, but it has a very fast movement and a more concrete impact. This condition, of course, has an impact on the religious pattern of the community from starting to seek referral to disseminate religious content.

In addition, at the closing ceremony of UHAMKA’s Rector’s Assessment, the institute has received two new schools, junior and vocational schools in Jonggol on 85 hectares of land by Ministry of Education and Culture, Muhadjir Effendy. However, the school is still lacking dormitory facilities and dormitory.

The request to build Flat will not only come from the Chairman of PP Muhammadiyah Haedar Nasir, the request also comes from Uhamka Rector, Suyatno, who delivered directly to President Jokowi.

President Jokowi promised and agreed to build a flat or dormitory in the Muhammadiyah school environment in Jonggol, West Java. “Insya Allah two weeks this check field, immediately done, and Insya Allah it would be done at the end of this year.

Faculty of Pharmacy and Science UHAMKA will hold an international conference “Muhammadiyah International Conference on Health and Pharmaceutical Development (MICH-PhD)”

Faculty of Pharmacy and Science (FFS) UHAMKA on 10 – 11 August 2018 will host Muhammadiyah International Conference on Health and Pharmaceutical Development (MICH-PhD). This international seminar is a collaboration between FFS UHAMKA with Muhammadiyah Pharmacy University Association (APTFM). The theme of the seminar is “Current Innovation in Chronic Disease Treatment”. It is expected that this seminar can be used as a place for researchers to present and publish the results of his research. In addition, with this event is expected the participants get information and exchange knowledge about the latest issue of treatment of chronic diseases. The seminar accepts research articles to be published on the scopus indexed proceedings or accredited national journals. More information can be viewed on


(Wednesday, 9/5/2018) Vice Rector I Prof. Dr. H. Gunawan Suryoputro, M. Hum. and the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine UHAMKA, Dr. dr. Wawang S. Sukarya, Sp. OG (K) symbolically submitted 9 names of structural officials who received a letter of UHAMKA Rector related to the appointment of structural officials. The names of structural officials among them are as follows:

  1. dr. Betty Semara Lakhsmi, MKM. ( Plt. Vice Dean 1 Faculty of Medicine)
  2. dr. Henny Hanna, Sp. KFR, MARS, Ph. D. ( Plt. Head of Doctor Profession Education Study Program of Profession Program FK)
  3. dr. Leli hesti Indriyanti, MKK ( Plt.Head of Medical Study Program of Degree Program FK)
  4. dr. Rizka Aries Putranti, M.Pd., Ked. (Plt. Head of Medical Education FK)
  5. dr. Sophan Y Warnasouda, Sp. OT., M. Hkes.(Plt. Head of Sub Lab Skill FK)
  6. dr.  Rahimi Saidah, Ph.D. (Plt. Head of Sub Lab Biodemic FK)
  7. Eko Digdoyo, S.Pd. M. Hum (Honorable Dispute Secretary of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Careers)
  8. Eko Digdoyo, S.Pd. M. Hum (Appointment of PK2M Entrepreneurship Coordinator)
  9. Erwin, M. Si.( Appointment of PK2M Business Incubator Coordinator)
  10. Nurafni, M.pd. (Appointment of Career Development Coordinator PK2M).

In the welcome of the Dean of FK, Dr. dr. Wawang S. Sukarya, Sp. OG (K) congratulates the duties of elected structural officials. In carrying out the duties must strive as much as possible to be sure of looking ahead, avoiding exclusive attitudes, always creating developments or innovations such as engaging with outside parties well. It aims to achieve a good result. In addition, in an effort to improve the grade and quality of future courses must go according to the code of ethics. In the planning period of one year, FK will prepare the accredited education and implement the work program and indeed manage the programs well.

Meanwhile, Vice Rector I, Prof. Dr. H. Gunawan Suryoputro, M. Hum., congratulates the duty to the elected officials according to the decree received. With good experience, knowledge and networking, UHAMKA’s Medical Faculty is ready to compete with leading universities, and by filtering human resources and educators in the Faculty of Medicine, hopefully their future will become a cadre that is academically optimistic to represent UHAMKA’s Leadership.

The University of Andalas is the university builder of the Faculty of Medicine for UHAMKA; therefore, it must design what the FK should do by the coach and do a good coordination with the RS Pondok Kopi socialize about the admission of new students FK.

Hopefully, all the shortcomings and advantages, together commit to the qualified FK.


UHAMKA Rector, Prof. Dr. Suyatno, M.Pd., along with a group of Muhammadiyah Central Leaders led by KH. Haedar Nashir, General Chairman of Muhammadiyah, together with Indonesian Ambassador at the Indonesian Embassy, Arto Suryodipuro, held a working visit agenda in New Delhi (Friday, 20 April 2018).

This meeting discussed about the Development of Da’wah Muhammadiyah, increased cooperation in the field of Human Resource Education and Science and Economics and industry in India.

During his visit to India, Haedar Nashir gave a public lecture at Jawahalal Nehru University. On the occasion also signed a cooperation agreement between Jawahalal Nehru University and University of Muhammadiyah Prof. Dr. Hamka (UHAMKA) by Prof. Dr. Suyatno, M.Pd. and Dr. Sofyan Anif from Muhammadiyah University of Surakarta (UMS).

In addition, Haedar Nasir also legalized the Special Branch of Muhammadiyah (PCIM) in India, as well as inaugurating its board for 2018-2020 periods. The composition of PCIM India’s board consisted of Chairman is Brenny Novriansyah Ibrahim; the Secretary is Mohd. Agoes Aufiya; the Treasurer is Prabowo Juniarso with the members Zia Muhammad Adib Zein, Riski Multazam and Arif Rahman.

UHAMKA Rector, Prof Suyatno, also conveyed that UHAMKA is going to the global University. UHAMKA keeps trying to establish cooperation with foreign universities in various countries such as China, Taiwan, Korea, Australia.


Congratulations and success to UHAMKA students achieving representation of each Faculty delegation in joining Student Debate Competition (KODEMA), where the Faculty of Pharmacy Team got first winner, then for the second place won by PBSI Team and Faculty of Islamic Science won the third winner and the contender won by PGSD Team.

In addition, there are 12 names of the best debater will be trained, which will be prepared at KDMI in KOPERTIS representing UHAMKA, among them are: Fajar Riski (Kesmas), Husnul Jamil (FAI), Rifki Nur (FISIP), Marshela (Psychology), Supardi (Electrical Engineering), Liliana Putri (Biology Education), Dwi Utari and Arif Rahman Hakim (PBSI), Anisa Nur Wijaya and Doni (Pharmacy), Erlina (PGSD) and Mafaza Conita (PAUD).


University of Muhammadiyah Prof. Dr. Hamka (UHAMKA) and some of Muhammadiyah Universities (PTM) conducted a working visit in Tiongkok. The visit was marked by the signing of an alliance-making initiative to several universities in China, including: Shenzen University, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing Union University (BUU), University of International Business and Economics.

This five-day work visit, conducted on the agenda of a discussion conference on the possible areas to be embraced for cooperation between PTM and Tiongkok.

In addition, UHAMKA Rector representing Muhammadiyah Central Leadership inaugurated the Special Branch of Muhammadiyah (PCIM) in Tiongkok – Beijing as well as inducted Faqih as chairman of PCIM. The inductee was also attended by Assembly of Higher Education and Research and Development (Majelis Dikti and Litbang of PP Muhammadiyah (Prof. Dr. Sudarnoto Abdul Hakim), Head of Aisyiyah Center (Dr. Rohimi) as well as a group of Rector and Staff of Muhammadiyah Higher Education.

Faqih as the elected Chairman of PCIM Tiongkok-Beijing expressed his gratitude for the smoothness of this event, the prayers and the support that was given to keep it istiqomah in carrying out the mandate.

Assembly of Higher Education and Research and Development of PP Muhammadiyah Prof.Dr. Sudarnoto also conveyed about the importance of Muhammadiyah; it is a duty and responsibility because in carrying out Muhammadiyah’s current da’wah can anytime and anywhere. Moreover, along with establishment of PCIM in Tiongkok could be a good initiation that was expected by KH. Ahmad Dahlan to ground the movement of amar ma’ruf nahi munkar.

On this occasion, UHAMKA Rector, Prof. Dr. H. Suyatno, M.Pd., gave a speech and briefing to the entire board: “PCIM Tiongkok-Beijing is one of the Muhammadiyah movements in accordance with the 46th congress mandate, which is to internationalize the Islamic da’wah movement, in order to realize the vision and mission of Muhammadiyah”.

Furthermore, the Muhammadiyah cadre must be able to perform in all aspects, especially achieving his duty as a nation and become a cadre of Muhammadiyah. By the enactment of elected officials, PCIM Tiongkok-Beijing is obliged to run the organization’s mandate well prepared to cooperate, and responsible for the work program of the organization.


UHAMKA Rector, Prof. Dr. Suyatno, M. Pd., accompanied by Vice Rector I, Prof. Dr. Ir. Gunawan Suryoputro, M. Hum., warmly and positively welcomed guests from Oxford and Monash University Australia (Tuesday, April 10, 2018), the meeting which was  held in the meeting room of Bung Hatta Campus FEB was attended by Chairman and Vice Chairman of Assembly of Higher Education and Research and Development of PP Muhammadiyah, Prof. Lincolind Arsyad, Prof. Dr. H. Sudarnoto Abdul Hakim, M.A. , Prof. Dr. Edy Suandi Hamid, M. Ec. and the leaders of Muhammadiyah Universities.

At the first meeting with the Oxford, this is a follow-up cooperation in the development of learning and English training to lecturers and students. The lesson that will be given is learning method through module and book. On this occasion, the Oxford presented and discussed the scheme and schedule of joint arrangements between Oxford and UHAMKA, hoping that this program can be implemented soon this year.

Furthermore, in the second meeting was a consolidation of the follow-up cooperation with the Delegation of Monash University by Mrs. Louise Goold Manager of Engagement Monash University. The follow-up of this cooperation is concrete, which is the result of various agreements which were signed at a meeting in Australia in February. The monitoring mechanism for the progress of the implementation of the various agreements that have been signed is in the form of several activities that have been proposed by each Muhammadiyah Higher Education which will be discussed further by the team.

It is proposed that soon in the future there will be a more simple cooperation and may be realized this year such as conducting a public lecture which will be delivered by Mrs. Louise Goold Manager of Engagement Monash University to several PTM in Indonesia, conducting leadership training for Muhammadiyah Leadership and training student leadership for the students of PTM to Monash University Australia.


Thursday, April 5, 2018 Rector of University of Muhammadiyah Prof. DR. HAMKA (UHAMKA) Prof. Dr. H. Suyatno, M. Pd. inducts the Dean of Faculty of Medicine, Dr. dr. Wawang S. Sukarya, Sp. OG (K), MARS tenure 2018 – 2022 at UHAMKA Campus Hall Limau. The inductee is based on the Rector’s Decree. In the inductee was attended by Assembly of Higher Education and Research and Development of PP Muhammadiyah, Prof. Dr. H.M. Noor Rochman Hadjam, Vice ​​Rector II Dr. H. Muchdie, M.S. Vice Rector III Dr. H. Bunyamin, M.Pd., as well as the UHAMKA Board Director.

Decision Letter (SK) of Rector Appointment of Dean of Faculty of Medicine read by Head of Public Bureau, H. Sumarso, S.E., M.Si. In the inductee procession, the pronunciation of the oath of office and the signing of the appointment, Integrity Pact by the Dean of Faculty of Medicine was then followed by the Submission of Report of Taskforce Team Leader of Faculty of Medicine Establishment by H. Maryono Raharjo, SE., MM to UHAMKA Rector.

On the occasion, the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine in his speech said the Faculty of Medicine is of high value. This is because the educational system of Medical Science is educated to refer to the world for the purpose of changing the campus accreditation for the better. The system is called Competition-Based Learning (CBL).

“With the long struggle of the establishment of the Faculty of Medicine which is not easy, starting with Brain storming between the compiler and Rectorate team in 2014, various comparative studies conducted, the passage of memorandum of understanding between UHAMKA with RSIJ Pondok Kopi for the main education appointment of UHAMKA Faculty of Medicine, vision, mission, goals, objectives of medical study program by the team of drafting together the Rector and Vice Rectors, filtering human resources of educators, until the achievement of the UHAMKA Medical Faculty Decree on March 8, 2018. This means that the four years of struggle have not reached here, the struggle is still long. This is an important capital because a challenge that must be motivated.” As it was said by the Assembly of Higher Education and Research and Development of PP Muhammadiyah.

Additionally, “With good experience, knowledge and networking, UHAMKA Medical Faculty is ready to compete with leading universities, and by filtering human resources and educators in the Faculty of Medicine, hopefully their future will become the seeds of academic cadres.”

UHAMKA Rector, in this case, encourages us to always give benefits the community through strong academic strength. In addition, it is also important to keep hard working in building innovations.

UHAMKA Sukses Meraih Juara Pertama di Kompetisi Ilmiah World of Addiction 2018

Universitas Muhammadiyah Prof. Dr. HAMKA (UHAMKA) mengikuti kompetisi presentasi ilmiah “World of Addiction 2018” yang diadakan oleh The Institute of Mental Health, Addiction, and Neuroscience (IMAN), acara ini berlangsung 16-17 Maret 2018. Pada pertemuan ilmiah “World of Addiction (WA 2018)” mengangkat tajuk “Drug Addiction Management: Enhancing Competencies of Health Professionals” , sebagai perwakilan dari UHAMKA dr. Rizki Edmi Edison Ph.D., sukses membawa nama UHAMKA dengan baik, hal ini diwujudkan dalam pencapaianya dalam kompetisi ilmiah tersebut, UHAMKA sukses meraih predikat juara pertama, sedangkan di posisi kedua dan ketiga diraih oleh peserta dari Universitas Indonesia dan Universitas Gajah Mada.

Dalam pemaparanya Dr Rizki mengemukakan berdasarkan penelitian yang dilakukan melalui perekaman aktivitas otak menggunakan EEG dalam kondisi resting state, ditemukan fakta bahwa terdapat perbedaan pola aktivitas otak antara anak yang terindikasi adiksi terhadap konten pornografi dengan anak yang tidak terindikasi adiksi konten pornografi.

Dr Rizki juga mengatakan berdasarkan ASAI (adolescent sexual activity index), mereka yang masuk ke grup adiksi, peluangnya lebih besar untuk melakukan perilaku seksual sebelum waktunya dan juga berada dalam gradasi yang lebih berat dibanding grup non adiksi.

Pertemuan ilmiah ini juga membahas penanganan adiksi dan narkoba dengan menghadirkan pembicara nasioal dan tingkat internasional dari beberapa negara: Turki, Uni Emirat Arab, Thailand, Malaysia dan Norwegia. Dilatarbelakangi meningkatnya pengguna narkoba di Indonesia hingga lima juta pengguna pada tahun 2016 berdasarkan data resmi Badan Narkotika Nasional (BNN).

Disisi lain adiksi obat menjadi salah satu penyebab utama beban penyakit di dunia. IMAN sebagai salah satu organisasi nirlaba terkemuka yang fokus pada kesehatan mental dan spiritual telah dan terus terus mengembangkan pendidikan, penelitiannya dengan berkolaborasi hingga tingkat Internasional.

Sosialisasi ilmiah terkini ini menghadirkan temuan mutahir dalam menangani kasus adiksi. Perubahan cepat dalam adiksi tren sains dan obat-obatan, intervensi farmakologis berbasis bukti memberikan pengetahuan tambahan untuk para petugas kesehatan paham dalam mengatasi masalah narkoba, baik zat lama maupun baru.
Selain pemaparan yang disampaikan para pakar adiksi kelas dunia, WA 2018 juga diadakan lokakarya peningkatan keterampilan dalam merawat pasien akibat narkoba.

Guna memenuhi kebutuhan tenaga kesehatan diadakanlah kuliah pleno, simposium, dan lokakarya untuk para profesinal di bidang adiksi, dengan fokus utama pada perawatan medis dan perawatan adiksi di Indonesia. Adanya pelatihan komprehensif dalam adiksi narkoba, termasuk adiksi diharapkan dapat mengurangi masalah kekurang tahuan dalam perawatan darurat, rawat jalan, rawat inap, dan pusat rehabilitasi narkoba.