In 1950, Faculty of Geography is one of the major at the Faculty of Art. In 1956 the Faculty was transformed into the Faculty of Art and Culture of UGM. At that time, Department of Earth Sciences grows rapidly. And finally Department of Earth Science became Faculty of Geography (September 1st, 1963 celebrated as the birth of this faculty). It is the first Faculty of Geography in Indonesia. At the first time, this faculty has two majors, Physical Geography and Human Geography. Now Faculty of Geography UGM has three study programs at undergraduate level (S1), namely Geographic and Environmental Science, Cartography and Remote Sensing, and Regional Development.
Vision and Mission
To be the best center in learning Geography at the world scale
To promote a good faculty governance
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