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Undiknas University (Unique Study Program)

Study The Unique Study Program (USP) at the Undiknas University, the best private University in Bali

Your dream of studying in Bali should not be missed! We are happy to announce that you are able to study abroad in Bali at the best private university on the island! ´

Study in the Unique Study Program (USP) that Undiknas University gladly offers to anyone who encountered issues with their study abroad semester due to the COVID-19 crisis. Thanks to Undiknas Universty’s fleixibility and fast reactions, they have decided to re-open as soon as possible regardless of their academic schedule. Thus, they offer you the unique chance to participate in a semester abroad this summer and to successfully complete your semester before returning to your home university. Apply now and get accepted as quickly as within a day.

Program Overview

Semesters

Summer (June – August)
Autumn (November - January)

Max. Credits

30 ECTS /
18 US credits

Program Content

Lectures, assignments, quizzes, group work

Levels of Study

Bachelor and Master

Fees

1650 EUR tuition fee / semester
NO APPLICATION FEE!

Study Fields

Management (currently available), Law, Communication, Public Administration

SEMESTER DATES

AUTUMN 2020

SPRING/SUMMER 2021

AUTUMN 2021

*) Dates still tentative
We accept applications for Autumn 2020 also after the application period, but please contact us first.

Program Highlights

  • Enjoy the easiest possible application process
  • Take part in international degree programs with students from all over the world
  • Have access to AE Student Portal before, during and after the semester
  • Study at a modern, international campus with excellent facilities and services
  • Meet both local and international students and build your international network
  • Explore the famous paradise island Bali and the neighboring islands in your free time
  • Get supported by International Students’ Association throughout your semester

Studying in Undiknas University’s Unique Study Program

Expand your academic knowledge and skills by choosing between 9 Bachelor Level courses and 6 Master Level courses

Who is the Unique Study Program at Undiknas University for?

  • Your initial semester abroad got cancelled or postponed
  • You still want to study abroad regardless the COVID-19 crisis
  • You still want to complete your study abroad semester before return to your home university
  • You are a university student with any study background, a high school graduate or similar
  • You’re interested in Indonesia and South-East Asia
  • You’re interested in spending a life-changing semester on a paradise island
  • You want to study at Bali’s best private university and expand your knowledge with a variety of topics

MOST FREQUENT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

STUDIES & SCHEDULES

Q: Can I take Master level courses even if I’m a Bachelor level student?
A: Only if you are in the latter part of your Bachelor degree studies.  Please confirm with your home institution which courses are accepted for credit transfer.

Q: When are my course selections confirmed?
A: We will send your course selections to Undiknas University approximately 1 month after the application deadline. Unless you’re notified that there is overlapping with your course selections, all your course selections are confirmed.

Q: Can I drop out of a course or add a course after making the course selections?
A: Dropping out of a course is still possible until the second week of the semester as long as you still have a minimum of 3 courses left. If you wish to add a course, it is still possible on a case-by-case basis prior to the start of the semester (until a maximum of 6 courses).

Q: How does the weekly schedule look like?
A: In general, you will have contact lectures from Monday to Friday depending on your course selections. If you choose Master level courses, the lectures will take place Monday to Saturday in the afternoons and evenings.

Q: What is the required minimum attendance? A: You must attend a minimum of 75 % of lectures. You must also pass the mid-term and final exams to receive your grades. In case of sickness, you can discuss with the program staff regarding excused absence.

Q: When do the exams take place?
A: All exams will take place inside the official semester dates. Mid-term exams take usually place after the first 6-7 weeks of the semester and final exams the last weeks of the semester. The exams are scheduled for the same weekdays and times as your normal classes.

Q: What kind of costs are there regarding study materials?
A: There are no book fees at Undiknas University. You might have to print some of your assignments. There are copyshops nearby the campus and printing is very cheap in Bali.

EVERYDAY CONDUCT

Dresscode: You should always cover your shoulders, belly, knees and toes when on campus. Please bring enough proper, lightweight clothes with you from home as it can be difficult to find especially bigger size clothes or shoes in Bali.

VISA & TRAVEL

Q: What is the correct type of visa for studying at Undiknas University? A: Socio-Cultural Visa / Short Visit Visa. Students applying for a full Bachelor’s degree need to apply for Limited Stay Visa.

Q: When can I apply for my visa? A: As soon as you receive the official acceptance letter from Undiknas University. We will send this to you approximately 1,5-2 months before the semester starts. You cannot apply for your visa with the initial acceptance letter from Asia Exchange.

Q: Can I travel inside of Indonesia during the semester even if my passport is at immigration for extension?
A: Former students have been able to travel with a scanned copy of their passport’s ID page and student card from Undiknas University. You can find general information about Indonesian student visas here.

ACCOMMODATION

Q: How can I find suitable accommodation options? Read our accommodation guide for Bali here. Many of our former students have used the services of www.study-in-bali.com or www.bali360.net.

Q: Should I book accommodation in advance or after arriving in Bali?
A: It is completely up to you. During the autumn many of the cheapest places get booked in advance but most students still prefer checking the accommodation options in person after arrival.

HEALTH & SAFETY

Q: Which vaccinations do I need to take?
A: We recommend MMR, Tetanus-diphteria and hepatitis A and B. You can ask your doctor for possible other recommendations in case you wish to travel to more rural areas. Bali is not a malaria-endemic zone, so most likely you will not need to purchase anti-malaria medication.

Q: Can I bring prescription medicines to Bali?
A: That shouldn’t be a problem as long as you bring the doctor’s prescription with the medicine. Some medicines can be very hard or impossible to find in Bali even though there are plenty of pharmacies in the more touristy areas of Bali.

Q: How are the hospitals in Bali?
A: There are many international standard hospitals in Bali, for example BIMC, Siloam and Kasih Ibu. Please ask your insurance company for their partner hospital in Bali, as most insurances have one which they prefer. With minor worries you can usually visit the smaller clinics that can be found everywhere.

Q: Do I need to have a travel insurance? You are required to have a valid accident and health insurance from your home country for the whole duration of the program. You must submit a copy of the insurance certificate to the university at the beginning of the semester. See our recommended travel insurance providers.

COSTS

In addition to tuition fees, you should be prepared to pay for the student visa, flights, accommodation and other living costs. There are no book fees at Undiknas University. The cost of living is relatively low in Bali. The actual costs depend on your individual lifestyle. Find a list of general living costs hereRead more about budgeting your study abroad semester.

DOCUMENTS

Q: I need to have my learning agreement/certificate of enrollment signed. What should I do?
A: Please fill out the document and send it to info@asiaexchange.org and we will forward it to Undiknas University for signing.

Q: When will I receive my Official Acceptance Letter? The official letter of acceptance will be delivered to you approximately 1,5-2 months before the semester starts. We’ll send it to you by email and you should print it for your visa application.

Q: When will I receive my Transcript of Records?
A: The university prepares and sends the transcripts of records usually within 1-2 months after the end of the semester.

MISCELLANEOUS

Q: Which other essential items should I bring with me from home?
A: Sunscreen, contact lenses, tampons, underwear, power bank, USB stick and dry shampoo.