Mechanical Engineering Study Program is under the organization of Faculty of Engineering since March 1, 1981, together with the establishment of Muhammadiyah University of Yogyakarta based on Muhammadiyah Leadership Decree of Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta No. A-1/01.E/PW/1981. Mechanical Engineering Study Program obtained permit of establishment with Decree of Minister of Education and Culture of RI No. 05/Dikti/Kep/1996 (January 5, 1996). Rank B accreditation has been awarded by the National Accreditation Board of Higher Education with Decree No. 01785/Ak-v/UMY/ds/XII/1998 (December 22, 1998), Decree No. 022/BAN-PT/Ak-VII/51/VI/2004, Decree of BAN-PT No. 015/BAN-PT/AK-XII/SI/VI/2009 (June 19, 2009) and Decree no. 1827/SK/BAN-PT/Akred/S/IX/2016 (2 September 2016). That accreditation indicates the national recognition of the quality of various aspects of the education program of Mechanical Engineering Program. Internally, Mechannical Engineering Program following the cycle of academic quality assurance through Quality Audits of the Academy of Internal (as known as AMAI) which is organized by Muhammadiyah University of Yogyakarta on a regular basis every year.