Communication Sciences of Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta (UMY) were established in 1996. The rapid information and technology development demands people to be more literate and smarter in absorbing information.

Communication Sciences of UMY attempt to create graduates who are capable of managing information in order to produce and to distribute trusted information. The department provides students with information technology included in theories and practices of the department courses.  This department has been accredited ‘A’ since 3 October 2013 with the decree No. 203/SK/BAN-PT/Ak-XVI/S/X/2013.