About UIN

State Islamic University (UIN) Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta standing based on the decision of the President of the Republic of Indonesia Number 31 of 2002 on 20 May 2002.UIN Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta institutional basis is the College belongs to and is under the Ministry of religious affairs.Academic are technically public science built Ministry of national education and functional technically built Ministry of religious affairs.

The College is now named State Islamic University (UIN) Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta has undergone four (4) stages of development as follows: 1) as a Service Academy of the science of religion (ADIA) in the period 1957-1960, 2) as faculty (Tarbiyah, Adab and Usul) from the State Islamic Institute (IAIN) in Yogyakarta from 1960-1963, 3) as the Institute named the State Islamic Institute (IAIN) Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta during the period 1963 to May 19, 2002 and 4) into a State Islamic University (UIN) Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta since May 20, 2002.

Prior to becoming a University, IAIN Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta has produced more than 23,000 alumni Program Diploma, Bachelor’s, and master’s Degree (S1), One more than 743 master’s degree and more than 281 doctorate.The alumni have become leaders, intellectuals, scholars, kyai, activists, researchers, political figures, military/police, educators, journalists, and other international, national and local.

State Islamic University (UIN) Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta is in charge of developing the science of religion and science in the alignment of faith, charity and science, which in turn eliminates the dichotomy between the two Sciences.This integration framework provides a moral foundation of Islam to the development of science and technology, as well as mengartikulasi Islam scientifically-academic in public life.In the academic year 2004/2005 this UIN Jakarta open educational opportunities in 10 (ten) faculties.

UIN Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta declared the year 2007 became the preeminent research University and competitive.UIN Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta’s ability to become a research university supported research environment; the complete library collection; complete laboratory; the ability to access data and information through multi-media systems are sophisticated; and the University Publishing who all work together.Therefore, in an attempt to become a research University, UIN Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta has also developed an international orientation, and have an attraction for students from all over the world to study master’s and Doctorate levels in various branches of science.