In 2008 Faculty of Law Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta officially opened the International Program called International Program for Law and Sharia (IPOLS). The program offers a variety of benefits, including: Sharia-compliant legal concepts, Competence-Based Curricullum, a conducive learning environment, and international activities.
The program is open to both local and foreign students. The purpose of this program is to build a Bachelor Degree of Law who understand the positive law and Islamic Law. Finally, IPOLS graduates are expected to be able to analyze and handle the complexity of legal issues, contribute to the development of national law, capable to compete locally, nationally and globally and capable to uphold justice, serve the nation, and state.