Symbol of Universitas Diponegoro
The Shape of Symbol
Symbol of Universitas Diponegoro is shown in the picture
The Content of Symbol
The content of Universitas Diponegoro symbol
Spirit of two principles, which are:
(1) Nature of the University and Diponegoro heroism.
(2) Jasmine flower as the symbol of University, Kris (Keris) and shadow (Siluet) of Prince Diponegoro as the symbol of Heroism.
Meaning of Symbol
The blooming Jasmine flower buds symbolize the nature of university, a place to add knowledge that is developing, where human can thrive, and is willing to practice knowledge for the community. The Jasmine flower buds is in the middle of 15 petals that have developed, and 2 petals means that Universitas Diponegoro was inaugurated on October15th, 1960. Keris with background of Prince Diponegoro’s shadow has the meaning of protecting and defending the Nation and homeland independence. The pentagon base symbolizes Pancasila as the foundation of the Republic of Indonesia and Universitas Diponegoro.