Earning credits while studying abroad in Indonesia
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At European universities, students usually take about 20-30 ECTS credits per semester as well. Most of the courses in the BIPAS, WIP and LISP programs are Bachelor level courses. In Indonesia, the Bachelor level is also called the ‘Sarjana 1’ level. Find out more about higher education in Indonesia here.
At Udayana University, the total scope of a Bachelor’s degree at is 144 Indonesian credits. One Indonesian credits requires 16 hours of work. The length of the Bachelor’s program is four years and a total of 8 semesters. The minimum requirement per semester is 20 Indonesian credits. Local students generally accomplish 6 courses per semester.
At Mataram University, the total scope of a Bachelor’s degree is 144 Indonesian credits at the least, and 160 credits maximum. One Indonesian credit requires 16 hours of work including time allocation for mid and final exams. The length of the Bachelor’s program is four years and a total of 8 semesters. The minimum requirement per semester is 16 Indonesian credits. Each course is mostly worth 2 credits. There are a few courses worth 3 or 4 credits. Local students generally accomplish 8 – 12 courses per semester.