Logo UNP

The logo of Universitas Negeri Padang consists of elements that absolute and relative which is implies:

  1. Absolute shape (circle) means University always stood firmly on scientific and also struggling and thriving based on the truth.
  2. Shape relative (other forms) means the university has always received the truth from wherever it comes from, as well as developing a mission in accordance with the task in hand.
  3. The circle represents the bore University human resources faithful and devoted, academic ability and professional quality based on Pancasila and the 1945 Constitution.
  4. The wings represent the University of dynamic, creativity, and innovative in carrying out its mission.
  5. Three books were composed tiered symbolizes Tri Dharma Perguruan Tinggi.
  6. Fire lit pedestal symbolizes the intellectual and enlightened life and development of society, the nation, and the state.


Coloured Logo
The logo of Universitas Negeri Padang consists of some colours which mean:

  1. Black for integrity
  2.  Blue for profound and coolness
  3. Yellow for greatness and majesty ideals
  4. Red for the dynamic, creative, innovative and always open to renewal
  5. White for purity and sincerity