University of Papua

The University of Papua (Indonesian: Universitas Papua) is a university in the province of West Papua, Indonesia. It has three campuses: Manokwari, Sorong, and Raja Ampat. The current rector is Dr. Ir. Onesimus Yoku.[3] The university teaches Economics, Forestry, Agriculture and Earth Sciences.

University of Papua
Universitas Papua
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MottoVeritas, Probitas, Iustitia
TypeState university
EstablishedNovember 3, 2000
RectorDr. Ir. Onesimus Yoku, M.S.
Academic staff
Students3,988 students (2010)
ColorsPurple and yellow
AffiliationsFUIW,[1] SEAMEO, AUAP[2]


The university was founded on November 3, 2000. Previously, it was part of the Faculty of Agriculture of Cendrawasih University, based in Jayapura.


The university consists of 13 faculties:[4]

  • Faculty of Agriculture - Dean: Dr. Ir. Agus I. Sumule
  • Faculty of Forestry - Dean: Ir. Bernardus B. Rettob
  • Faculty of Animal Husbandry - Dean: Prof. Dr. Ir. Budi Santoso, MP
  • Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science - Dean: Dr. Drs. Bimo B. Santoso
  • Faculty of Economics and Business - Dean: Dr. Ir. Achmad Rochani
  • Faculty of Letters and Culture - Dean: Andreas J. Deda.
  • Faculty of Agricultural Technology - Dean: Dr. Zita L. Sarungallo, S.TP., M.Si.
  • Faculty of Fisheries and Maritime Studies - Dean: Ir. Mudji Rahayu, M.Si.
  • Faculty of Engineering - Dean: Elias K. Bawan, ST, M.Eng.
  • Faculty of Teaching and Education Science - Dean: Jan H. Nunaki, S.Pd., M.Si.
  • Faculty of Social and Political studies - Dean: Dr. Hugo Warami, S.Pd., M.Hum (plt)
  • Faculty of Medicine - Dean: Dr. Ir. Sintje Rumetor, MP (plt)
  • Faculty of Mining and Petroleum Technology - Dean: Yulius G. Pangkung, S.T., M.Si.


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2005-02-27. Retrieved 2010-04-16.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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  3. ^ "UNIPA website: History". Retrieved 3 July 2016.
  4. ^ "UNIPA website: Structure". Retrieved 3 July 2016.

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