To realize the national goals of education as mandated by Law Number 12 of 2012 concerning Higher Education, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology of the Republic of Indonesia facilitates higher education institutions through the Independent Learning-Free Campus (MBKM) policy and based on the provisions of Article 15 paragraph (1) Minister of Education and Culture Regulation Number 3 of 2020 concerning National Higher Education Standards, forms of learning can be carried out within the study program and outside the study program. The MBKM program gives students the right to participate in the learning process for three semesters outside the study program.

The objectives of organizing the MBKM learning program include:

  • Realizing an autonomous and flexible learning process to create an innovative, not restrictive learning culture and in accordance with student needs.
  • Increasing links and matches with the world of business and industry and preparing students for the world of work from the start.
  • Prepare students to become competitive human beings, namely, healthy, intelligent, adaptive, creative, innovative, skilled, dignified, productive, and have character by the values ​​of Pancasila.

8 Pillars of MBKM

  • Domestic and International Student Exchange Program;
  • Teaching Campus Program;
  • Merdeka Campus Certified Internship Program;
  • Merdeka Campus Certified Independent Study Program;
  • Independent Campus Entrepreneurship Program;;
  • Independent Campus Research Program;
  • Independent Campus Humanitarian Program;
  • Independent Campus Village Development Program;


The achievements of MBKM Undip Vocational School are as follows.

Recapitulation of Outbound Students.

Programm Name Year Total of Student
IISMA 2022 8
IISMA 2023 14
Intern Student 2023 20
Summer Course 2023 6
Volunteering 2023 1

Recapitulation of Inbound students.

Activity Origin Total of Students
International Summer Course Departemen Bisnis dan Keuangan Multi Country/ College 52
International Summer Course Departemen Teknologi Industri Multi Country/ College 55
Sit-in Program Akashi College 4
Volunteering Program Waseda University 1
Join Class Program Chikushi University, Japan 16