12 Jan 2018
DARMASISWA is a scholarship program offered to all foreign students to study language (Bahasa Indonesia), art and culture of Indonesia. Participants can choose one of selected universities located 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 program is designed to enhance a mutual understanding and offer a stronger cultural link among different countries. The number of international students participating in this program increases year by year, especially in the last five years.
The Scholarship will only cover tuition fee and monthly stipend of Rp. 2.950.000,- (approximately USD 219,-) or Rp. 2.550.000,- (approximately USD 188,-) depending on the cities where the students are living. The return air ticket and accommodation will be borne by the students.