Universitas Islam Bandung born the idea of Muslim leaders and the demands of society in West Java will be the college having Islamic and Muslim intellectuals childbirth. Universitas Islam Bandung the embryo begins with the birth of the Islamic University High (PIT) on November 15, 1958, under the auspices of the Islamic Research Foundation (YPI). Faculty who first established the Faculty of Shariah in 1958, then Department of Islamic Theology and Faculty of Tarbiyah in 1961.
In a further development, in 1967 PIT turned into Islamic University Kiansantang. Then in 1969 changed to the Islamic University of Bandung (UNISBA) and then successively established Faculty of Law (1971), Faculty of Natural Sciences and Definitely (1972) now Mathematics, Faculty of Psychology (1973), Faculty of Engineering (1973), Faculty of Economics (1979), and the School of Communication Studies (1982), and in 2004 formally established the Faculty of Medicine became the youngest faculty in Unisba.
The purpose of education is to bring in Unisba mujahid (warrior), the mujtahid (the researcher) and mujaddid (reformer) in a scientific society is Islamic, then the learning process a lot of education to Islamization loaded the Islamic Education each semester, mentoring Islam, boarding students and scholars. Various learning facilities, practice and research to support the educational process in Unisba, is provided in full, including: labs, libraries, training centers and language labs, data processing centers, internet, and various research centers and community service.
To meet the demands of higher education, since 1998 Universitas Islam Bandung has opened the Graduate Legal Studies Program with a concentration of Islamic Law and Criminal Law and Management Studies Program Islamic Education. Now, with the operating permit No.. 2952/D/T/2003 Unisba Pascasarja add new programs, namely Communication Studies Program.
Universitas Islam Bandung
Jalan Tamansari 1
40116 West Java
Ph: +62 (22) 420 5546
Fax: +62 (22) 423 6589
Universitas Islam Bandung Official Website: http://www.umsida.ac.id/