To be the foremost, superior, reliable and independent Islamic College in the year of 2024


The Definition:
This vision becomes the guidelines for organizing Catur Dharma of the Muhammadiyah University at the University of Muhammadiyah Makassar for a period up to 2024, with the following explanation as follows:


The Islamic College
It is interpreted as the charitable efforts of Muhammadiyah which engaged in the field of missionary endeavor (dakwah) and amar maꞌruf nahi munkar. Therefore, the University of Muhammadiyah Makassar, which is as the institution of higher education in developing science, technology and art, are always oriented towards the development of Islamic values in the frame of the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia (NKRI) based on Pancasila and the 1945 Constitution (UUD 1945).

The Reliable College
As a shelter under the Perserikatan of Muhammadiyah, the University of Muhammadiyah Makassar always tries to maintain the image of Muhammadiyah, particular in the field of education, which fulfills the mandate of the social community in organizing Catur Dharma for higher education of Muhammadiyah. Furthermore, the University of Muhammadiyah Makassar can be the first choice of society.

The Superior College
The definition of superior has substantive meaning for high-value of competitive. The excellence or superior of the University of Muhammadiyah Makassar will be constructed through substantial academic activities that can be competed both of the national and international aspect. The excellence developed leads to the following six excellence fields, namely: (1) Education, (2) Research, (3) Community Service, (4) Studentsꞌ affairs, (5) Institutional, and (6) Al Islam Kemuhammadiyahan. Each field is encouraged to have specific advantages in the form of implementing ability of Islamic values into all fields of science, technology, art, and culture that it has a high competitive value.

The Independent College
The public confidence and excellence in various fields is the main asset in reaching self-independent. There are two questions that are covered as independent, namely: (1) Muhammadiyah Makassar University as an institution that is capable of self-management and self-development/institution, and (2) Independently in realizing prosperity for the whole academics staff, graduates, community, the nation and the state.

The Foremost College
The foremost vision of Muhammadiyah Makassar University has the meaning as the noble aim that guided and planned for (1) maintaining the trust of all academic staffs of Muhammadiyah Makassar University, graduates, and society that the University of Muhammadiyah Makassar is the right place for study, develop and disseminate the knowledge, as well as a place to dedicate and worship to Almighty God (Allah SWT). (2) achieving the excellence in the implementation process of Catur Dharma of Higher Education of Muhammadiyah, and (3) realizing independent management and self-development, as well as being able to prosper the whole academic staffs of Muhammadiyah Makassar University, graduates, society, nation, and state.


  1. Organizing the educational process to increase faith and devotion;
  2. Organizing and developing the learning process that is creative, innovative, effective, and enjoyable;
  3. Developing and disseminating the innovative, excellence and competitive research;
  4. Developing the entrepreneurial based on the partnerships and ukhuwah;
  5. Improving the quality of life and the life of the academic staffs, graduates, and the community.

Statement of Aims

Referring to the vision and mission above, the purposes of the University of Muhammadiyah

  1. Makassar are formulated as follows:To produce graduates who are noble, competent, professional, responsible and independent.
  2. To increase the quality process of teaching and learning outcomes that lead to the quality of graduates.
  3. To increase the quantity and quality of research results.
  4. To realize the business units based on Islamic (Syariah) Economy.
  5. To increase the quantity and quality of devotion and service in the community to achieve the welfare.

Strategies and Basic Values
In its role as a college, the basic strategy in achieving the vision and mission is to create the conducive environment in carrying out the devotion activities at Muhammadiyah Makassar University that are as the efforts to provide the services in order to improve the quality of pancadharma of the University based on the following principles:

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01 Sincerity
02 Ukhuwah
03 Responsibility (Amanah)
04 Orientation of Aim/purpose
05 Effective and Efficient
06 Openness, and
07 Consistent