Value of Faculty

Value of Faculty

56++ Lecturers of Faculty of Dental Medicine are Members of International Association of Dental Research (IADR)


The most precious platform where students, educators and all academic members learn, work and develop skills together.

RESPECT Treat everyone in our diverse community, including students, their families and colleagues with dignity
INTEGRITY Adhere to the higher standards of professionalism, ethics and personal responsibility, worthy of the trust our students place in us
COMPASSION Provide the best care, treating students and family members with sensitivity and empathy
HEALING Inspire hope and nurture the well-being of the whole person, respecting physical, emotional and spiritual needs
STEWARDSHIP Sustain and reinvest in our mission and extended communities by wisely managing our human, natural and material resources
INNOVATION Energize the organization, enhancing the lives of those we serve, through the creative ideas and unique talents of each employee
TEAMWORK Value the contributions of all, blending the skills of individual staff members in unsurpassed collaboration
EXCELLENCE Deliver the best outcomes and highest quality service through the dedicated effort of every team



Faculty of Dental Medicine, Universitas Airlangga is the first and leading research based institution for dental education in Indonesia. Faculty of Dental Medicine, Universitas Airlangga has produced the majority of Indonesian dentists, serving the country over the past decades. The National Accreditation Agency has IWA2 and MBNQA has given the title of Excellence Leader to Faculty of Dental Medicine, Universitas Airlangga.

Academic education/Bachelor degree in Faculty of Dental Medicine Universitas Airlangga is supported by modern Information Technology learning facilities, while Profession Education is implemented by Hospital Based Work Practice method which is supported by adequate practice facility in the Dental and Mouth Special Hospital (Rumah Sakit Gigi dan Mulut – RSGM)

The development pattern of the Faculty of Dental Medicine of Universitas Airlangga is in accordance with the new paradigm of higher education management which consists of, but not limited to qualified academic graduates improving the quality of research. This pattern of development is stated in the Faculty of Dental Medicine of Universitas Airlangga’s Strategic Plan of year 2015-2020.

Currently Faculty Dental Medicine Universitas Airlangga.has approximately 1403 students, 165 academic staffs, 72 administrative staffs. Requirements of students who enter the Faculty are still from Senior High School majoring in Natural Sciences. The Dentist Education Program has 2 stages, as follows:

  1. Academic Program, students must complete 148 Semester Credit Units.
  2. Profession program, students must complete 36 Semester Credit Units.

Faculty of Dental Medicine, Universitas Airlangga is equipped with a Dental Hospital. Hospital-based learning helps the students develop to be sufficiently professional dentists with regard to knowledge, skills, attitudes, and reflective practice in serving the patients resulting in the improvement of the community life quality as a whole. Providing comfortable academic atmosphere is our priority. In order to improve the quality of our research-base deducation, we provide a research center and publications namely E-journal organized by 13 departments and one nationally accredited online journal. In 2016 Faculty of Dentistry has facilitated 51 Research Staff And Students in the form of monetary support, in the amount of 3.4 billion rupiah. We expect to generate 40 international publications, 70 national publications and 15 patents this year. Achieving the target of 40 international publications per year was boosted by the international collaboration study, International Dental Course, Staff Exchange, Student Exchange generated from eight international cooperation with the Faculty of Dentistry, Hiroshima University, Osaka University, Kagoshima University, Niigata University, Tohoku University, Kyushu University, Chosun University, School of Stomatology, Peking University, China and the University of Malaya. The continuation of international research collaboration is ensured by the presence off our visiting Professor of Hiroshima and Kagoshima.