Study abroad in Bali and spend an unforgettable semester in one of the most beautiful spots in the world. The International Program on Asian Studies (BIPAS) at the Udayana University is the only genuinely international study program in Bali. It’s easy to apply and your study placement will be confirmed within a week.
TO WHOM IS THE PROGRAM INTENDED FOR?
Students who study in Bali take part in the BIPAS program. The goal of the program is to increase the students’ knowledge of Indonesia and Asia in an international and stimulating environment. In accordance with the lecturers’ international and varied backgrounds, the program and its courses challenge students to a more universal, analytic and interdisciplinary way of thinking and learning .
The typical participants are students of business, technology, art, social sciences, political science and tourism. There are also many participants from other fields of study who can engage in interesting minor subjects that complement their overall degree.
The study abroad period will be seen as an asset when entering the job market and competing for jobs later on in life. Ask your home institution about the transferring of credits and how they add up to your degree.
COURSES AND STUDYING
- Economy and Business of South East Asia (Syllabus)
- The Indonesian History, Ethnology, Culture and Customs (Syllabus)
- International Tourism Management (Syllabus)
- Business Law and Legal Tradition on Trade and Investment (Syllabus)
- Indonesian Language (Syllabus)
- Indonesian Literature (Syllabus)
- International Entrepreneurship (Syllabus)
- International Business (Syllabus)
- Global Marketing (Syllabus)
International students studying in Bali take part in the BIPAS (Bali International Program on Asian Studies) program which is held in English. The program includes courses in business, economics, law, tourism, culture and languages. Everyone is welcome to apply for the program. Courses include workshops and excursions.
Udayana University is among Indonesia’s leading universities and the largest and most renowned university in Bali. It was founded in 1962 by the Ministry of Education and has a total of 11 faculties. The university has approximately 22,000 students attending 12 undergraduate and 12 postgraduate degree programs. The campuses are located in Jimbaran and the capital city Denpasar. Most of the international students come from China, Japan, German-speaking countries, Nordic countries and the United States.
Udayana University has a comprehensive international network and its different faculties have overseas partner universities in all continents. Read more
It’s easy to apply and you will get a confirmation from Asia Exchange within a week from sending in your application. After that you can start preparing for the upcoming study abroad semester. Applications for summer semester will be evaluated at a later date. Application instructions here
A BIPAS semester at Udayana University costs 1590 EUR.
The application fee is 50 EUR.
Non-European students: check the fees here.
In addition to the study place, you will benefit from AE's services, receive an AE Guide, an AE Student Card, Orientation Days and an Ice-Breaking event at the first weekend of the semester. The study materials are either provided free-of-charge or can be purchased very affordably.
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