DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service), as a publicy funded, self governingorganisation of the institutions of higher education in Germany, promotes international academic exchange as well as educational co-operation with developing countries through a variety of funding and scholarship programmes.
As part of the In-country/In-Region Scholarship Programme DAAD offers scholarships for PhD studies. The programme is funded by the German federal ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).
The target group for scholarships are graduates and postgraduates from South East Asia with a Master’s degree if applying for a doctoral programme who want to pursue Master’s of PhD courses in their home country (so called In-Country scholarships) or in another South East Asia Country (In-Region scholarships). It has been agreed upon that DAAD cooperates with Faculty of Medicine Universitas Indonesia (PDIB FKUI) by offering up to 4 In-Region/In country scholarships for PhD studies at PDIB FKUI per year for the intake of 2018-2021.
The scholarships at the Faculty of Medicine Universitas Indonesia (PDIB FKUI) are available in the following fields : PhD in Biomedical Sciences
Place of tenure
Universitas Indonesia (Faculty of Medicine)
Duration and Commencement
The duration of the PhD programme is three years generally starting in August 2018
a. Master degree in Biomedical science or life science
b. Have successfully completed generally a three year university degree/144 CP (Master candidates) or a five year university degree/180 CP (doctoral candidates) with above average results (upper third of class).
c. Clearly show motivation and strong commitment
d. have through knowledge of English language
e. have completed their last university degree not more than 6 years ago at the time of application
f. Must be nationals or permanent resident of a South East Asian Country
Female applicants and candidates from less privileged regions or groups are especially encouraged to participate in the programme.
a. Master degree certificate
b. Master degree transcript
c. English proficiency certificate
– International TOEFL with minimum score of 173 (CBT); or 60 (IBT)
– or IELTS with minimum score of 5.5
TOEFL/IELTS scores are valid for two years from the test date. If you have or will have received a degree from an institution where English is the primary language of instruction, you do not need to submit the TOEFL.
d. Statement of purpose (Motivation to pursue of Doctoral Degree in Biomedical Science FMUI)
f. Health Insurance
g. Letters of Recommendation
h. Pre-doctoral Proposal (5 pages of research proposal comprises of background, research question, hypothesis, conceptual framework, Theoretical Framework, Methodology, Timeline, References)
I. Common entry examination (e.g., the subject GRE)
Checking the status of your application or checking that all documents have been rceived by UI can be done by logging back into your online application.
In addition, all the required documents should be emailed to email@example.com
How to create SIMAK UI account:
1. Create an account by clicking “Register”
2. Fill up User Registration Form to create username and password
3. Enter the website and view application periods.
4. Select program you wish to apply
5. Confirm application by clicking “Apply for this program”
6. Complete the form by clicking “finish & save”
7. Pay application fee USD50 by money transfer to the following account number :
Bank Name BNI
Branch UI Depok
Account Name Universitas Indonesia
Account Number 127.300.0035
Swift code BNINIDJAUID
Tuition Fees : Year I 2818 euro; Year II 1761,26 euro; Year III 1761,26 euro
Study and research allowance : 920 euro per annum
Printing allowance : up to 600 euro for PhD schollarship holder. it is paid once during the last 6 months of scholarship period
Monthly scholarship (accomodation) : 650 euro/months
Travel allowance : flat rate travel allowance
Insurance : DAAD will pay a insurance allowance within the regular and regional costs of insurance
Contact and Advice :
Secretary of Doctoral Program in Biomedical Science UI
Ms. Radiana Dhewayani Antarianto, M.Biomed, PhD
jl Salemba Raya no 4, JakPus 10430 Indonesia
Phone 0857 7998 8651
Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
DAAD Contact Person :
Ms. Heike Schadiich
Team Leader South east Asia
Section Asia, Pasific – ST34
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst e.V (DAAD)
Mail : email@example.com
Phone : 0228/882-837