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Living and studying at UGM in Yogyakarta, Indonesia
The campus of Gadjah Mada University is located in Yogyakarta special province, a town with culture and academic atmosphere. Gadjah Mada University is a delightful place for studying.
Why choose Yogyakarta?
Living in Yogyakarta, you'll soon discover that exciting challenges lie not only in your studies but also in other activities.
Yogyakarta tropical climate is perfect, with temperature average about 24 to 32°C.
Culture and recreation
Yogyakarta offers all the social, cultural, and recreational facilities being expected from a special province, in a beautiful view setting. Yogyakarta as one of main tourist destinations is rich of cultural, historical, and traditional heritages. Whether you're looking for Sultan palace, volcano Merapi, Borobudur temple, Prambanan temple and its artistic Ramayana dance, Parangtritis beach, Affandi's gallery etc.
A multicultural environment allows you to enjoy a level of personal freedom that comes with living in a safe, modern and open-minded community. Most of the inhabitants of Yogyakarta are students who come from other regions all over indonesia and abroad to study in various state and private educational institutions. It is said that Yogyakarta is a miniature of international society. You will take advantages of a lifestyle that promote innovation and education.
Cost of living
The cost of living is more than 60% lower than in other global destinations such as Tokyo and
London. Yogyakarta special province has one of the lowest costs of living of all the Indonesian
provinces. Monthly living cost for transportation between Rp 150,000.00 and Rp 250,000.00; cost for
meals between Rp 500,000.00 and Rp 750,000.00; and cost for books and photocopies between Rp
100,000.00 and Rp 250,000.00.
There are many type of boarding houses for student in Yogyakarta, you can stay at a traditional
boarding house that costs between Rp 90,000.00 and Rp 350,000.00 per month or stay at the
university housing that costs between Rp 1,850,000.00 and Rp 3,950,000.00.
More information about university housing is available at http://housing.mmugm.ac.id/
Visas as an International student
You must obtain a valid student visa through the Indonesian Government's Diplomatic Mission (Embassy, Consulate General) in your home country.
We strongly suggest you only leave Indonesia only with this kind of visa (VITAS). Do not ever try to use another visa such as Cultural Social Visiting Visa (VKSB) or you will have to go to Immigration office every month for extension and have to leave Indonesia after six months to get a new visa.
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Procedure to Study at UGM
The information of procedure to study at UGM is available at
Office of International Affairs
Gadjah Mada University (UGM)
Central Building, South Wing, 2nd Floor, Bulaksumur,
Phone : +62-274-563974
Fax. : +62-274-552810
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