Founded 1956. Became Faculty of Education 1957, as part of the North Sumatra University. Became Faculty of Education of IKIP Jakarta 1963. Became IKIP Medan 1968 after integration. Became University of Medan and acquired present status 1999.
- Postgraduate Studies Course/ProgrammeFields of study: Anthropology, Applied Linguistics, Biology, Chemistry, Demography and Population, Development Studies, Ecology, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Technology, English, Mathematics Education, Physical Education, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Social Sciences
- Academic year: September to June (September-January, February-June)
- Requirements: Ijazah SMU, SMK or MAN (respectively, high school, vocational school or Islamic high school certificates)