Dharmasiswa Indonesian Scholarship Program 2015/2016





Darmasiswa RI program is a non-degree scholarship program offered by the Indonesian government to foreign students from countries which have diplomatic relations with Indonesia to study Bahasa Indonesia, arts, music, crafts and particular subject in 46 selected Indonesian higher education institutions in different cities in Indonesia. This program is organized by the Ministry of Education and Culture (MoEC) in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA).


The main purpose of this program is to increase and foster interest in Bahasa Indonesia and Indonesian culture among citizens from other countries. It has also been designed to enhance mutual understanding and provide stronger cultural link among different countries. The interest of international students to participate in this program keeps increasing year by year, especially in the last five years.


For further information regarding the scholarship, please go to http://darmasiswa.kemdikbud.go.id/darmasiswa/




Applicants must submit a complete application package that includes the following items:

  1. Completed admission application form.
  3. Recommendation letter from the higher education institution.
  5. 1 (one) copy of academic transcript and certificates.
  7. 1 (one) copy of passport (valid at least 18 months from the time of arrival in Indonesia).
  9. Curriculum vitae/resume.
  11. 5 (five) pieces of passport-sized color photograph.

All documents must be submitted to:

Mr. Muhlashon Jalaluddin

Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia


13 Aisha Eltaymouria Garden City Cairo

Phone: +202-27947200  / 27947209

Afterward, the Embassy will submit the documents to the Darmasiswa Scholarship Secretariat in Jakarta, Indonesia.