DARMASISWA is a one year non-degree scholarship program offered by the Indonesian government to all foreign students from countries which have diplomatic relationship with Indonesia to study Bahasa Indonesia, arts, music, crafts and particular subject in 54 selected Indonesian Higher Education Institutions (HE) in different cities in Indonesia. This program organized by the Ministry of Education and Culture (MoEC) in Cooperation with Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA).
The main purpose of the Darmasiswa 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 ties among different countries.
Qualifications of students for Darmasiswa as follows:
b. Completed secondary education or its equivalent
c. Not older than 30 years of age (Born after January 1986)
e. Able to communicate in English and additional Bahasa Indonesia is required
f. In good health as proved by Medical Certificate
g. Have basic knowledge of the field you're applying for.
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