Faculty of Fine Arts and Designs (FSRD) was established in 2014, as the result of its independent division from Literatures and Fine Arts Faculty (FSSR). FSRD is a new faculty in Sebelas Maret University of Surakarta.

Sebelas Maret University was established on March 11th 1976, according to Presidential decree Number 10 / 1976. Universitas Sebelas Maret (Sebelas Maret University) was formerly named as Universitas Negeri Surakarta Sebelas Maret. It later changed its name into its current name; Universitas Sebelas Maret which is commonly abbreviated as UNS. Sebelas Maret University was formerly established as a merger of several institutes in Surakarta, among those institutes are; Teachers Training and Education Institute (IKIP) of Surakarta, Public Administration Academy (AAN) of Surakarta, Public Institute of Sports (STO) Surakarta, Medical Faculty of Pembangunan Nasional Institute (PTPN) Veteran Surakarta, and Universitas Gabungan (Unified University) of Surakarta (UGS).

Currently, Sebelas Maret University has ten (10) Faculties and Postgraduate Programs which consist of:

  1. Faculty of Humannities
  2. Faculty of Teachers Training and Educations
  3. Faculty of Politics and Social Science
  4. Faculty of Law
  5. Faculty of Economy and Business
  6. Medical Faculty
  7. Agricultural Faculty
  8. Faculty of Engineering
  9. Faculty of Mathematics and Science
  10. Faculty of Fine Arts and Designs
  11. Posgraduate Programs


With the issue of Education Ministerial Decree Number 82 of 2014 concerning organization and administration of Sebelas Maret University, the Faculty of Literatures and Fine Arts of Sebelas Maret University was divided into two independent faculties, Faculty of Humannities (FIB) and Faculty of Fine Arts and Designs (FSRD). FSRD of Sebelas Maret University has several programs as follows :



To be Fine Arts and Designs Faculty which excells in and perceptive toward values of its surrounding environment.


  1. To conduct educational process which develops reasoning skill and creativity in fine arts and designs.
  2. To conduct interdisciplinary researches which lead to new discoveries in fine arts and designs which are based on cultural wisdoms and values.
  3. To conduct community service in order to realize an independent community.
  4. To establish cooperations both in national and international level.


  1. To produce professional graduates in fine arts and designs who are creative, innovative, adaptive, and productive.
  2. To produce scientific works and innovations in fine arts and designs which are published in national and international level.
  3. To solve community’s problems through the application of fine arts and designs knowledge and technology.
  4. To establish coorperations in national and international level in order to become a reputable world class faculty.


Achievement Orientation
To work well and beyond the standard established and to continuously excell

Customer Satisfaction
To serve and meet customers’ need on satisfactory basis

To work as a team within the institution

To be transparent, honest, just, and discipline

To be able to set long term goals and adaptive toward changes within the institution

To manage resources maximally in order to achieve added vallues from each opportunity

Drs. Ahmad Adib, M.Hum, Ph.D


Dr. Rahmanu Widayat, M.Sn.

Vice Dean of Academic Division

Dr. Sarwono, M.Sn.

Vice Dean of Financial and General Affair

Drs. Agus Nur Setyawan, M.Hum.

Vice Dean of Students and Alumni Affair