Gadjah Mada University is an Indonesian public ivy league research university located in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, founded in 1949. Gadjah Mada University is the oldest and largest institution of higher learning in Indonesia. Located in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, the 360 acre university is comprised of 18 faculties, 68 undergraduate study programs, 23 diploma study programs, 104 master and specialist study program, and 43 Doctorate study programs.
It has approximately 55,000 students, 1,187 foreign students and 2,500 faculty members currently. Gadjah Mada University has been considered to be one of the most prestigious universities in Indonesia.
Gadjah Mada University is implementing an educopolis area, a step taken by universities in creating conducive environment for the continuity of the learning process. These efforts are pursued in the context of developing multidisciplinary collaborations and responding to ecological issues in order to achieve the vision of the university. Some of the steps are reducing pollution and vehicle exhaust emissions, development of pedestrian, restriction of vehicles entering the campus, construction of new dormitories on the campus, development of parking pockets, planting the trees green and many more.