International Student Admission for August 2023 Intake

Oleh Admin pada 2022-07-01

UNS Scholarship for Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral Program

Universitas Sebelas Maret (UNS) invites prospective international students to pursue bachelor, master, and doctoral degree programs at UNS through self-funding and UNS Scholarship scheme.

The types of the scholarship are:

1. Full scholarship

Coverage of the scholarship:

  • tuition fee waiver
  • monthly living cost
  • free Indonesian language course
  • student dormitory
  • breakfast meal at student dormitory

2. Partial scholarship

Coverage of the scholarship:

  • tuition fee waiver
  • free Indonesian language course

UNS Scholarship is applicable for all programs (specifically for programs in the Faculty of Medicine or Medical Sciences, the quota is limited). Students are thoroughly responsible for all other fees and expenses such as airfare, visas and immigration fees, additional accommodation and meals, transportation, health insurance, and other personal expenses.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must:

  • Be non-Indonesian citizens (those who hold Indonesian citizenships are not eligible)
  • Show a strong interest in seeking a bachelor's degree program at UNS
  • Be willing and able to attend an interview over a video call
  • Not have hold refugee status
  • Not have been convicted of felony or significant criminals which caused the applicant to be prisoned
  • Have financial support
  • Complete all the required documents

Language Requirements

  • Applicants must show competence in English, shown by a TOEFL certificate with minimum score of 450 for natural science programs and 500 for social science program, or certificates of other academic English proficiency tests having equivalent score.
  • Applicants who get admitted are required to complete the Indonesian language course organized by UNS Language Centre. This course is covered by the scholarship.

Document Requirements

The following documents are required for student admission:

  1. Recent formal photograph (JPG or PNG max. 300 KB)
  2. Colour scan of valid passport having at least 18 months of validity (cover page & identity page).
  3. Certificate of graduation from the latest education institution (in English or Indonesian language)
  4. Academic transcripts from the latest education institution (in English or Indonesian language)
  5. Recent health certificate (in English or Indonesian language)
  6. Curriculum Vitae (template provided)
  7. Financial statement (template provided)
  8. Personal statement (template provided)
  9. Certificate of Indonesian language proficiency (strongly preferred)
  10. Certificate of English language proficiency
  11. Letter of recommendation #1, from a lecturer/professor or work supervisor (for master and doctoral program)
  12. Letter of recommendation #2, from a lecturer/professor or work supervisor (for master and doctoral program)
  13. Preliminary research proposal to be developed into a dissertation (for doctoral program)

All documents must be uploaded via online application form.

Document template or samples can be seen at

Responsibility of UNS Scholarship Awardee

All awardees of UNS Scholarship must:

  • comply with Indonesian laws and regulations, university’s regulations, and other associated regulations
  • attend all lectures and academic activities held by university, study program, and faculty
  • achieve minimum GPA 3,00 for social programs and 2,75 for science programs, in every semester
  • finish their study on time
  • further regulations will be provided within scholarship agreement

Terms and Conditions of UNS Scholarship

UNS scholarship is granted with the following terms and conditions:

  • The scholarship is given for 8 semesters for bachelor program, 4 semesters for master program, and 6 semesters for doctoral program. Awardee has to pay the tuition fee if they cannot finish their study after the scholarship has reached the duration.
  • The scholarship can be terminated if awardee cannot maintain minimum GPA or violates the regulation of university and Indonesian law.
  • Awardee who resigns from UNS have to pay back the money that has been granted.
  • Further regulations will be provided within scholarship agreement.

How to Apply

Applicants are required to follow the procedure below:

  1. Applicants learn and look for the study program that fits their interest. List of available faculty and study program can be checked at
  2. Applicants prepare the required documents.
  3. Applicants submit an online application by filling out an online form at the bottom of this page.
  4. Applicants submit all the required documents at the “Upload Document” section on the online application.
  5. Applicants print a registration card after submitting the required documents.
  6. Administrative selection will be conducted by the admission committee. All student candidates who pass the administrative selection are eligible for the next selection stages.
  7. Computer based test will be conducted.
  8. The next stage is interview selection.
  9. Successful candidates will be notified by email, along with the Letter of Acceptance.
  10. Student candidates send confirmation to study at UNS.
  11. Admitted students complete online registration as student at UNS academic website.
  12. Admitted students come to UNS upon receiving notification from UNS International Office.
  13. It is suggested that all students have a health insurance that can be used in Indonesia

Important Dates


1 July - 30 September 2022

Administrative selection

1-3 October 2022

Computer based test

10-11 October 2022


17-18 October 2022

Final notification

28 October 2022

Applying for study permit

November 2022

Applying for study visa

November 2022

Students come to UNS

December 2022

Contract signing (for scholarship awardee)

December 2022

Indonesian language course

February - July 2023

Online registration as student

July 2023

Studying at the department

August 2023


To go to online application, click the apply button below:




  • Applicants for both UNS Scholarship and self-funding scheme follow the same procedure, document requirements, and application timeline.
  • Should you need assistance or more information, reach us by email at .