Setting and Infrastructure

Setting and Infrastructure is the first indicators in the UI GreenMetric assessment. This indicator represents the university’s efforts towards sustainability, especially in the environmental and open areas management. This indicator assesses starting from the ratio between open space area to the total area and campus population, area covered by planted vegetation and forest, area for water absorbance, to the university budget for sustainability efforts. Universitas Gadjah Mada scored 825 or 55.0% which makes UGM positioning 19th Nationally for
this indicator.

The main campus of Universitas Gadjah Mada is located in Sleman, Yogyakarta. Founded on 19 December 1949, Universitas Gadjah Mada currently has 18 faculties and 2 schools which include 263 study programs and 21 study centers. Universitas Gadjah Mada is supported by two living laboratories, the Wanagama Forest and the Center for Agrotechnology Innovation (PIAT) which are used for education and research programs. Wanagama Forest is located in Gunung Kidul Regency and is used as a practice location for students of the Faculty of Forestry. PIAT UGM is a center of research and community services in the fields of animal sciences, herbal medicine, renewable energy, waste management, biodiversity, and conservation.



Universitas Gadjah Mada Aerial View

Forest plant area in the Faculty of Biology


Wanagama Forest Aerial View


Map of Wanagama Forest area


Pusat Inovasi Agroteknologi (PIAT) Universitas Gadjah Mada


Map of PIAT area


Building area in Wanagama forest