Universitas Pelita Harapan (UPH) is the only Christian university in Indonesia with Liberal Arts as its foundation. UPH is part of the far-reaching vision from the founders of Indonesia's business giant Lippo Group. UPH main campus location is in Lippo Village, Tangerang, Banten Province. It also has spread its wings to the second location in Surabaya, East Java Province. The third location is in Medan, North Sumatra Province, a different island. UPH has grown into a big education institution in Indonesia.

Swiss German University (SGU) International Programs

UPH provides international programs for local and foreign students. There are 2 different types of programs available, the first is called English-taught Course Program, and second is Dual Degree Program. English-taught Course Programs use English for all academic learning activities including textbooks, classroom instruction by lecturers, class activities and discussions, assignments, and exams.

Swiss German University (SGU) International Programs

Here are the English-taught Course Programs available in UPH:

Diploma (D3)

  • Pharmacy

Undergraduate (S1)

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial & Applied Mathematics
  • Architecture
  • Biotechnology
  • Business & Management
  • Civil Engineering
  • Communications Science
  • Indonesia Language Education
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Food Technology
  • Hospitality Management
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Informatics
  • Information System
  • Interior Design
  • International Relations
  • Law
  • Music
  • Online Learning Communication Science
  • Pharmacy
  • Product Design
  • Psychology
  • Travel Industry & Tourism
  • Visual Communication Design

Undergraduate (S1) under UPH International Teachers College (ITC)

  • Biology Education
  • Chemistry Education
  • Christian Religion Education
  • Economics Education
  • English Language Education
  • Mathematics Education
  • Elementary Teacher Education
  • Physics Education
  • Social Science Education

Undergraduate (S1) + Professions (PR)

  • Medicine
  • Nursing

Graduate (S2)

  • Master of Management
  • Master of Hospital Administration
  • Master of Educational Technology
  • Master of Informatics
  • Master of International Relations
  • Master of Law
  • Master of Notary
  • Master of Tourism
  • Master of Civil Engineering
  • Master of Communication

Graduate level (S3)

  • Doctor of Law

These are the Dual Degree Programs offered at UPH in partnership with reputable partner universities around the world:

  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Food Technology
  • Hospitality Management

Explore more about updated international programs offered at UPH at https://www.uph.edu/study-at-uph/

For Education study programs, the degree obtained is divided into 2 different types. The Bachelor of Education degree (B.Ed.) in Primary Education is designed to prepare students to be teachers from pre-kindergarten to middle school. And The Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) in Secondary English Education is designed to prepare students as English teachers for middle school and high school.

Swiss German University (SGU) International Programs

Important Information

Please note that the information above is based on an official release in mid-2021. Always check for updates on the UPH English website at https://www.uph.edu or at UPH International Office. Be aware as well that not all information is available in English. Do not hesitate to contact the UPH admin or us in Studinesia through the Contact Form to get help for free.

We recommend you ask the administrator of each program about all the details since not all important information is available online in English. Do call or text or email the admin about your questions or inquiries. The preferred tool is using WhatsApp, social media account, and email. Be prepared to have an admin who is not fluent in English, so speak slowly and clearly. Combine the communication with written format to avoid misunderstanding as far as you can.

Bear in mind that all Indonesian higher education institutions are able to accept international students in programs outside the ones labeled as "international programs." That means that those regular programs are held in Indonesian language, and all international students should have sufficient language capability to enter the program. Check these "Indonesian TOEFL" to get more information:

  • UKBI (Uji Kemahiran Berbahasa Indonesia/Indonesian Language Proficiency Test) - information in Indonesian or in English
  • TIBA (Tes Bahasa Indonesia sebagai Bahasa Asing/Indonesian Proficiency Tests) - information in English
  • BIPA (Bahasa Indonesia Bagi Penutur Asing/Indonesian Language for Foreigners) - information in English

Note: This page is updated regularly, please check back for the latest information