The support of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) for the development of the Four Universities as a Center of Excellence for National Competitiveness is effective from May 19, 2016. Through this program, Universitas Negeri Malang (UM) intends to develop UM as the Center for Learning Innovation. There are several programs planned in this project.
Firstly, UM will develop Life Based Curriculum for our Bachelor program.
Secondly, UM will improve the quality of its Human Resources (HR), which includes doctoral studies abroad, training activities at international and national levels for lecturers and staffs.
Thirdly, UM will increase the number of research and scientific publications through research grants.
Fourthly, UM will conduct research collaboration with the three universities in 4in1 Project.
Fifthly, UM will increase the capacity and quality of its buildings along with the equipment and the accompanying furniture. The planned building complex consists of two 9-storey buildings which will function as a learning center building.