In the past, this board was named Badan Eksekutif Mahasiswa (BEM). DEMA was established in 2003 as a result of Student Congress I on March, 20-21 2003. The name Dema is first used in May 2008 based on SK Dirjen number Dj. 1/253/2007 on General Guide on Student Organization of Islamic Educational Institution. The missions of this Executive Board are:

  1. Together with other student organizations to facilitate and bring forward student needs as well as activities.
  2. Developing student needs on their talent through student clubs existing and supported by IAIN Salatiga management.
  3. Fostering as many as creative and constructive ideas in order to bring forward the development of the institution.
  4. Flowering the spirit of Tri Darma Perguruan Tinggi (three virtues of higher education institution) including education, research, and community service.
  5. Supporting students as a fruitful partner for the institution management in order to create religious culture and academic milieu through prospective programs.