Studying German in Indonesia

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At present, 14 Indonesian Higher Education Institutions offer study programmes for German or German studies on undergraduate or postgraduate level. While many programmes offer courses in a broad range of subjects, from German language to linguistics, literature, culture, and teaching German as a foreign language, they differ, among others, in where the emphasis is placed. Therefore, we kindly ask you to contact the university of your choice directly, if you plan to study German or German studies in Indonesia.

Undergraduate programmes in German and German studies (Sastra Jerman, Pendidikan Bahasa Jerman) are offered by the following faculties and universities in Indonesia:

  1. Universitas Indonesia Jakarta (UI), Faculty of Humanities
  2. Universitas Negeri Jakarta (UNJ), Faculty of Languages and Arts
  3. Universitas Negeri Makassar (UNM), Faculty of Languages and Arts
  4. Universitas Negeri Malang (UM), Faculty of Letters
  5. Universitas Negeri Manado (UNIMA), Faculty of Languages and Arts
  6. Universitas Negeri Medan (UNIMED), Faculty of Languages and Arts
  7. Universitas Negeri Pattimura Ambon (UNPATTI), Faculty of Teacher Training and Educational Sciences
  8. Universitas Negeri Surabaya (UNESA), Faculty of Languages and Arts
  9. Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta (UNY), Faculty of Languages and Arts
  10. Universitas Padjadjaran Bandung (UNPAD), Faculty of Humanities
  11. Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia Bandung (UPI), Faculty of Languages and Arts Education
  12. Universitas Sam Ratulangi Manado (UNSRAT), Faculty of Letters
  13. Universitas HKBP Nomensen, Faculty of Teacher Training and Educational Sciences
  14. Sekolah Tinggi Bahasa Asing YAPARI (STBA)

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