The Quality Assurance Center (QAC) of Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta has annually given appreciations to the units and departments for their performances. The QAC selected one best department for its academic performance and one other best unit for its performance index . This year, the Department of English Education (DEE) is awarded an appreciation as the best academic performance for overall category on Saturday, October 26, 2019 which has been received by the Head of the DEE, Mauly Halwat Hikmat, Ph.D from the Vice Rector II of UMS, Ir. Sarjito, M.T., Ph.D in the Seminar Hall of Siti Walidah Building Floor 7. Overall category, which is the top one category of all, comprises the Three Pillars of Higher Education including Education, Research and Community Service. In recent two years, the DEE has been honored the same appreciation for the same category respectively. Meanwhile, the best unit of this year goes to the Administrative and Academic Bureau and the best performance particularly in research category this year goes to the Department of Indonesian Department.