Milestones of Unram Faculty of Law
West Nusa Tenggara province was initially a part of the Lesser Sunda. Since 1958. Lesser Sunda is separated into three (3) provinces, namely, Bali, West Nusa Tenggara and East Nusa Tenggara.
Under the establishment of West Nusa Tenggara province whose capital city in Mataram, the local government seeks to improve human resource in order to carry them to the change of attitude that is based on scientific thinking as the basic capital to carry out development.To support the development of human resources since 1959, the preparations for the establishment of higher education institutions was initiated which then improved in 1960 in the form of foundation called Yayasan Sangkareang.
The local community hopes are realized by the release of Decree of MPRS No. II/MPRS/1960 about Outlines of National Development Planning Pattern first stages in1961-1969. Based on the decision of MPRS mentioned, in 1961 the preparation to establish a higher education institution has become a final plan and right in that time, there has been formed the foundation named Sangkareang Education Foundation . In 1962, the foundation established a College of Law and Public Knowledge In which aimed to accommodate high school’s graduate in an area that is economically unable to continue their studies to Java or other areas.Then in 1963 Sangkareang Education Foundation established one faculty it was Faculty of Economics. A couple of months since the establishment of the Faculty of Economics, on December 1963, in commemoration of the Fifth-Year of West Nusa Tenggara province, the local government took over the Faculty of Economics into the State, then it became the first faculty of the University of Mataram. Mataram University established based on the decree of Minister of higher education and science on November 3rd 1962 and then followed by the College of Law and Public Knowledge and then entered into the Law Faculty of the Mataram University on January 25th 1967 with Ministry of Education and Culture decree RI No. I/1967 named Faculty of Law and Public Knowledge, State University of Mataram To improve the quality of graduates, The Faculty of Law also hold working relation between various Law Faculty in Java such as the Law faculty of Gadjah Mada University and Law faculty of University of Airlangga .
On April 29th 1969, the cooperation in the form of affiliation between the Law Faculty of Gadjah Mada University and the Law Faculty of Mataram University was held, therefore Law Faculty and Public Knowledge had been renamed into the Faculty of Law and Public Knowledge. the University of Mataram.
Vision: In 2020, Faculty of Law is able to compete nationally and internationally in education, research, and services based science and faith.
- Organizing the educational process resulting to professional academic, honest, dignified and high personal students.
- Organizing legal research for developing legal science and as the consideration of the establishment, application or enforcement of religious law.
- Conducting community service through the utilization of human resources and legal science in order to improve the welfare, dignity and personality of society.
- Conducting the development and expansion of legal science to improve standard of living and to enrich the national culture.
The objective of Law Faculty is to prepare the students mastering the Law of Indonesian, the scientific base and legal skill to develop law and legal studies, proactively contributing on law and legal studies development, being able to be more responsive to justice and justification and social problem, being able to analyze law issue in society, being able to apply law and legal studies to solve law issues and society wisely which based on law principles and legal studies.
Senate: Chairman: Prof. Dr. HM. Galang Asmara, SH., M.Hum; Secretary: Kurniawan, SH., M.Hum; members: Drs. Usman, M.Si; Aris Munandar, SH.M.Hum.; Arba, SH., M.Hum;; Lubis, SH.M.Hum. Abdul Khair, SH.MH.; Grindulu Lewis, SH M.H.; Dr. Yanis Maladi, SH., MH.; Dr. Hirsanuddin, SH.MH.; Prof. Dr. Billy D.Hendro Wibowo, SH., M.Hum.; Prof. Dr. K. Abdullah, SH., MA; Prof. Dr. HL. Husni, SH., M.Hum.; H. Zaenal Arifin Dilaga, SH.M.Hum.; H. Salim Hs., SH., MS ‘; Abdul Hamid, SH., MH.; HM. Natsir, SH., M.Hum.; Elly Kurniawati Malacca, SH.MH.; Minollah, SH.MH.; Kafrawi, SH., M.Sc.; Soenarjo Edy Siswanto, SH.M.Sc.; Ridwan, SH . MH.; Hj. Mualifah, SH.MH. HL. Syapruddin, SH., M.Hum.; Dr. Anang Husni, SH., MS.; Dr. HL. Sabardi, SH., MS. H. Israfil, SH., M. Hum.
Study Program Development
Nowadays, Unram Faculty of Law is the only faculty with ‘A’ accreditation since 2009, and continues to experience growth both in quantity and quality with 2 (two) Study Programs; Regular and Extension. Since 2003, there has been available postgraduate program, and it is currently proposing the establishment of Notary Magister and Legal Study Doctoral Program.