UNS Masters Scholarship for International Students 2019

UNS Masters Scholarship for International Students 2019

Universitas Sebelas Maret (UNS) now offers free tuition fee for new international students seeking a master’s degree*)


Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must:

  • Be non-Indonesian citizens (those who hold Indonesian citizenships are not eligible)
  • Hold an undergraduate degree (first degree/bachelor’s degree)
  • Show a strong interest in seeking a full-time master’s degree at UNS
  • Have preparation in, and a demonstrated commitment to the chosen field of study
  • Be 35 years of age or under by July 31, 2019
  • Be willing and able to attend an interview session in Indonesia or over a video call


 Language Requirements

  • Since the courses are conducted in Indonesian language, applicants must show proof of Indonesian language competence. Either certificates of Indonesian language course attendance or scores on Test of Indonesian Language for Non-Native Speakers are accepted. UNS Language Center provides both Indonesian language courses and Test of Indonesian as a Foreign Language.
  • Applicants must also show competence in English, shown by International TOEFL Test Score of minimum 450 for natural science programs and 500 for social science programs or other Academic English test proficiency certificate equivalent with the above score. Competence in English is very important because most academic references are in English.


Application Procedure

Complete the following application requirements:

  1. Online Application Form (access form here)
  2. Financial statement (download here)
  3. Personal statement (download here)
  4. A certified true copy of undergraduate diploma/certificate/proof of graduation in English/Indonesian language
  5. A certified copy of undergraduate academic transcripts in English/Indonesian language
  6. Copy of certificate/proof of Indonesian language proficiency
  7. Copy of most recent, less than two-year-old TOEFL or IELTS score report
  8. Two letters of reference, from a lecturer/professor or work supervisor
  9. Curriculum vitae
  10. A medical statement in English/Indonesian language
  11. Color scan of valid passport with an expiration date of at least June 2021
  12. A recent formal photograph (red background)

All documents must be uploaded via the online application form.


*) The scholarships are to pursue a master’s degree in UNS for 2 years in any field except medical sciences



 May 1 – June 30, 2019: Online application
July 1 – 5, 2019: 
Selection process
July 9, 2019: 
Notification for selected candidates
July 15 – 19, 2019:
July 31, 2019: 
Final notification for successful candidates