Indonesian Government Scholarship 2019/2020

The DARMASISWA program was started in 1974 as part of ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations) initiative, admitting only students from ASEAN. However, in 1976 this program was extended to include students from other countries such as Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hungary, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Sweden, and USA. In early 90’s, this program was extended further to include all countries which have diplomatic relationship with Indonesia. Until to date, the number of countries participating in this program is more than 80 countries.

The main purpose of the DARMASISWA program is to promote and increase the interest in the language and culture of Indonesia among the youth of other countries. It has also been designed to provide stronger cultural links and understanding among participating countries.

The interest of international students to participate in this program keep increasing year by year.

QUALIFICATIONS OF STUDENTS
  1. Preferably Student
  2. Completed secondary education or its equivalent
  3. Minimum age 17 years and Not older than 35 years of age
  4. Able to communicate in English and additional Bahasa Indonesia(Proven by English Language Proficiency Certificate : TOEFL/TOEIC/IELTS or OTHER CERTIFICATE if applicable)
  5. In good health as proven by Medical Certificate
  6. Unmarried
  7. Have basic knowledge of the field you’re applying
REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
  1. Curriculum vitae/resume
  2. Medical certificate
  3. Passport valid at least 18 months from time of arrival in Indonesia
  4. Recommendation Letter From Education Institution / Professional Institution on official letterhead and signature (in English)
  5. Last academic transcript and certificates (in English)
  6. Language certificate (if applicable)
  7. Other certificates that related to the field you’re applying (if applicable)
  8. Writing essay about purpose of study (in english or bahasa Indonesia maximum 500 words)
SCHEDULES
  1. Online registration – 1 Januari 2019 until 1 March 2019
  2. Interview at related KBRI/KJRI – 4 March 2019 until 15 March 2019
  3. Selection by the University (online) – 18 March 2019 until 3 April 2019
  4. Announcement – 10 April 2019
  5. Attendance confirmation – 10 April 2019 until 30 April 2019
  6. Final Announcement – 6 May 2019
  7. Flight itinerary confirmation – 7 May 2019 until 1 August 2019
  8. Arrival at Jakarta, Indonesia – 28 August 2019
  9. Orientation program at Jakarta, Indonesia – 29 until 30 August 2019

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