Merdeka Belajar - Kampus Merdeka (MBKM)


A comprehensive career preparation program to prepare the best generation of Indonesia Kampus Merdeka is part of the freedom of study (Merdeka Belajar) policy by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology of the Republic of Indonesia. It provides opportunities for students to hone skills according to their talents and interests by going directly into the world of work as preparation for future careers.

Why do you have to join MBKM Program?

  1. Practical activities in the field will be converted into credits
  2. Exploration of knowledge and abilities in the field for more than one semester
  3. Learn and expand networks outside the study program or campus
  4. Gain knowledge directly from a quality and reputable partners

The Indonesian government provides credit and course recognition mechanism obtained from other institutions and universities through MB-KM program. Through this mechanism, students can take classes at other universities, or take part in activities that can be recognized as grades and credits in accordance with the rules of MBKM. The program is regulated under the following regulations:

  1. Regulation of Minister of Education and Culture No. 3 of 2020 on SN Dikti
  2. Regulation of Minister of Education and Culture No. 4 of 2020 on Changes in State Higher Education Institutions to Higher Education Institutions with Legal Entity
  3. Regulation of Minister of Education and Culture No. 5 of 2020 on Accreditation of Study Programs and Higher Education Institutions
  4. Regulation of Minister of Education and Culture No. 6 of 2020 on Admissions for New Student in Bachelor’s Degree Programs at State Higher Education Institutions
  5. Regulation of Minister of Education and Culture No. 7 of 2020 on Establishment, Amendment, and Dissolution of State Higher Education Institutions, and Establishment, Amendment, and Revocation of Private Higher Education Institution Permit

The regulations regulate the whole process of teaching and learning activities in higher education institutions regarding MBKM which can encourage the graduate output quality improvement. The regulations are legally binding and issued by the Ministry of Education and Culture as the government agency authorized to regulate higher education institutions in Indonesia.

Furthermore, the regulation is accessible by students online at:

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