In 2017, the University of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM) succeeded in maintaining the institution accreditation A with Decree (SK) from the National Accreditation Body for University (BAN-PT) numbered 3289 / SK / BAN-PT / Akred / PT / IX / 2017.

UMM also achieved international accreditation from various world accreditation institutions such as the ASEAN University Network-Quality Assurance (AUN-QA) and the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). AUN-QA, UMM has been an associate member since August 2016 and in 2018. AUN-QA accredits three study programs; they are Biology, Animal Husbandry, and Management Education.

This year, Anugerah Kampus Unggulan (AKU) 2020 given to the institutions that successfully won AKU in a row for three consecutive years. Counted up to 2019, it has been 11 straight years that UMM has occupied the first position and set aside several other private campuses in Kopertis Region VII, East Java.

Aside from the university level, almost all existing study programs have also received accreditation from BAN-PT. Following are the study program accreditation data at UMM: