SOAS University of London

International Students

Information for Prospective Students from Indonesia

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Welcome to the country page for Indonesia.

Contact Us

Phone: +44 (0)20 7898 4700

SOAS staff regularly visit Indonesia. 
Future dates and locations can be found here.

Minimum Entry Requirements

The below are guidelines only and do not guarantee entry. Each application will be judged on its own merits.

Undergraduate Study

Applicants from Indonesia who have completed the Senior Secondary School Certificate are required to take a University Foundation Programme.

The International Foundation Courses and English Language Studies Centre (IFCELS) at SOAS offers a 10 month University Foundation Programme (ICC) for international students who wish to undertake an undergraduate degree at a British universities.

Students who have completed the International Baccalaureate (IB), A-Levels or AP examinations will be considered for direct entry to our undergraduate programmes.

Postgraduate Study

Applicants with a Sarjana degree achieved with high grades and a cumulative GPA of between 3.3 and 3.5/4.0 will be considered.  

Research applicants would normally be expected to have completed a Masters qualification from a good university.

In addition you should check the individual programme of study for any specific academic requirements; please refer to the postgraduate prospects or postgraduate admissions pages.

English Language Requirement

Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate they meet SOAS’ English Language entry requirements.

For students who do not meet the exact entry requirement SOAS offers excellent Pre-Sessional and Summer English language courses which can help to achieve the required language proficiency.

In-Country Representatives

SOAS works with the following in-country representatives in Indonesia:

IBEC (Indonesia-Britain Education Centre)
Wisma BNI 46, #34-08
Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav.1
Jakarta 10220 - Indonesia
Tel: (0)21 5745244 / 5742112 / 5742113

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Jakarta Office
Ruko Plaza 5 Pondok Indah Blok C1
Jl Margaguna Raya - Jakarta Selatan 12140
Tel: +6221 275 18878      

Tangerang Office
Ruko Financial Center BA2 No 54 Gading Serpong
Tangerang 15810
Tel: +6221 547 6600                        

Contact: Juwita Megasari


SOAS offers a number of scholarships and bursaries and there are other external scholarships.

The SOAS International Postgraduate Excellence Scholarship is available for eligible students from Indonesia.


The SOAS Careers Service is part of The Careers Group, University of London, which is the biggest careers service in the country. The Careers Service provides a range of services including a careers information library, career counselling services and various events throughout the year, to help with career choice, job hunting, applications and interviews.


SOAS has alumni all over the world, if you would like to contact SOAS alumni in Indonesia please visit the SOAS alumni website.

Student Profile

Dinita Setyawati

Dinita Setyawati

Not only does SOAS offer a first class education with top scholars in the field, it also offers a great professional and social network. Upon graduation, my professional career path was wide opened. The SOAS experience has taught me to be a specialist in different fields, not only politics, but also development, gender and migration, and good governance. Read Dinita's full profile.

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