There is a good number of students come from Indonesia to the United Kingdom, aroung 500 students from Indonesia study undergraduate and postgraduate courses in London only, with the majority studying at postgraduate level. Business, creative art and design courses are the most popular subjects for Indonesian students followed by social studies, engineering and communications courses.
Entry requirements at UK universities for students from Indonesia
Course entry requirements can vary depending on the university and degree you choose. The information below is only a guide so be sure to check the entry requirements for your favourite courses.
Entry Requirements for Undergraduate Courses (First degree)
Students who have taken A-levels, the International Baccalaureate or Advanced Placement exams will be considered for direct entry for undergraduate courses.
Applicants with Indonesian Secondary School qualification (STTB SMA or STTB SMA + SKN) are normally required to complete a foundation course or A-Levels before entering onto the first year of a bachelor degree.
For admission onto a foundation course, you would normally be required to achieve at least a grade 7 or above in the STTB SMA.
Entry Requirements for Postgraduate Courses (Second degree)
You will need a good Indonesian S1 Sarjan (Bachelor's degree) from a recognised university with good grades. GPA requirements differ and can range from 2.6 to 3.3 out of 4.
Remember, you can contact the international office at your chosen universities and they will tell you if your qualifications meet the requirements of your chosen course.
Indonesian Students living in United Kingdom
- Indonesian students in London will study amongst many other South East Asian nationalities and contribute to London’s vibrant and diverse population.
- London is an increasingly popular education destination for students from Indonesia, with many drawn to the city in search of world-renowned institutions and a unique cultural experience.
- London offers the perfect blend of excellent academic facilities and endless opportunities to enrich your personal life though London’s many cultural offerings.
- As an Indonesian student studying in London you can be sure to find lots of Asian events, societies, news and friends.
- You will find Indonesian and South East Asian student societies at most London universities. These meet regularly and provide the perfect opportunity to make friends and enjoy South East Asian culture, food and events.
- You can join the Asia-Pacific meet-up group which organises regular events and meet ups to bring together the Asian community in London.
- The Indonesian cuisine is popular in London and a number of Indonesian restaurants can now be found across the city.