Funding available to study in Indonesia!

Study in Indonesia in Semester 2, 2017!

New Colombo Plan mobility grants are available to undergraduate Monash University students wishing to spend Semester 2, 2017 studying in Indonesia on one of ACICIS Study Indonesia’s in-country programs.

Find program details, grants available and application closing dates below!

Some applications close as early as March 15, 2017. Apply today!


International Relations Program

  • Parahyangan University, Bandung
  • $5,000 Mobility Grant Available
  • Applications due 15 April 2017

Spend a semester studying International Relations from an Indonesian perspective at Parahyangan Catholic University (UNPAR), Bandung. All classes are conducted in English giving non-Indonesian speakers a unique first-hand insight into Indonesian views on global affairs. More information on this study option is available here.


Indonesian Business, Law and Society Program

  • Indonesian Islamic University, Yogyakarta
  • $5,000 Mobility Grants Available
  • Applications due 15 April 2017

This program provides students with a unique opportunity to study Indonesian Business, Law or Society, or a combination thereof, at an Islamic university in the world’s largest Muslim-majority nation. All classes are conducted in English, and students have the opportunity to undertake an internship placement as part of their study. More information on this semester-long study option is available here.


Development Studies Immersion Program

  • Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta
  • $5,000 Mobility Grants Available
  • Applications due 15 March 2017

This program allows students to spend a semester gaining valuable first-hand experience working in the field of international development. On this program, students undertake six weeks of Indonesian Language tuition (at beginners, intermediate or advanced level) followed by either a two-month supervised and assessed field placement in a Javanese village in partnership with Gadjah Mada University’s (UGM) Institute for Research and Community Services, or a placement working in community-based development organisation. More information about this program is available here.


Flexible Language Immersion Program

  • Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta
  • $5,000 Mobility Grants Available
  • Applications due 15 March 2017

The Flexible Language Immersion Program (FLIP) is ACICIS’ largest and longest standing in-country study program. Hosted by one of Indonesia’s premier universities, Gadjah Mada University (UGM), the Flexible Language Immersion Program offers participants great flexibility in designing a study program to meet home university equivalency requirements or to suit a student’s personal interests. Students can choose a mix of Indonesian language classes and other regular curriculum immersion subjects from a variety of UGM faculties, according to the language ability and interests of the student. More information about this program is available here.


Agriculture Semester Program

  • Bogor Agricultural University, Bogor
  • $6,000 Mobility Grants Available
  • Applications due 15 April 2017

The Agriculture Semester Program allows students to take units in a number of internationally accredited study programs at Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), including units in agribusiness, agronomy and horticulture, plant protection, forestry, food science and technology, and animal production technology. Classes are taught in English, allowing students to become leaders in international agricultural development with a solid understanding of the food security and resource management challenges facing Indonesia and the Indo-Pacific region. More information is available here.


West Java Field Study Semester

  • Parahyangan University, Bandung
  • $6,000 Mobility Grants Available
  • Applications due 15 April 2017

This program, gives students the opportunity to undertake a semester of self-guided but supervised fieldwork on a topic of their choosing in West Java, Banten or Jakarta provinces. Given the self-guided nature of the program, the field study is available to students of any degree background interested in doing fieldwork in Indonesia. Students nearing the end of their Bachelor degrees and considering Honours and/or postgraduate study are particularly encouraged to apply. The program may also be incorporated into an Honours year in cases where a student’s dissertation covers an Indonesia-related topic. Find out more about the program here.


Eligibility

To be eligible for a New Colombo Plan mobility grant you must be:

  • Undergraduate (Bachelor Pass or Honours degree) student,
  • Australian Citizen, and
  • between 18 and 28 years of age on your program start date (see here).

NOTE: 30 percent of the total grant recipients for any given program (Australia-wide) may be over the age of 28. Therefore, students who do not meet this age criteria are still strongly encouraged to apply. Grant recipients must be undertaking the ACICIS program for academic credit towards their Monash University degree.


How to Apply

  1. Read the Monash x ACISIS Application Guide. Academic Credit is available to participants in ACICIS semester programs.
  2. Visit the ACISIS website to apply online or download application forms.

Enquiries about the program and the available grants may be directed to ACICIS Secretariat Officer, Meg McPherson.
Phone: (08) 6488 6680
Email:  m.mcpherson@acicis.edu.au