Kedutaan Besar Republik Indonesia
Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia
Ambassade de la RÉpublique d'Indonésie

Darmasiswa Scholarships 2019/2020

DARMASISWA RI Scholarship 2019/2020 is now open!

DARMASISWA RI is a scholarship program offered to foreign students to study Indonesian language (Bahasa Indonesia), art and culture. For academic year 2019/2020, 71 universities in Indonesia will be accepting Darmasiswa students.

This program was established in 1974 as part of ASEAN initiative, admitting only students from ASEAN. Since 1976, this program was extended further to other countries. To date, the number of countries participating in this program is more than 126 countries organized by the Ministry of Education and Culture (MoEC) in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), Republic of Indonesia.

The main purpose of DARMASISWA RI program is to promote and increase the interest in the language, art and culture of Indonesia among youth of other countries. It has also been designed to provide stronger cultural links and understanding among participating countries

Prospective students are required to register and submit all documents in Darmasiswa RI official website (

Visit Darmasiswa Announcement Page for application schedule, eligibility and more information.

For inquiries, email Public Affairs Embassy of Indonesia