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Indonesian Government KNB Undergraduate, Master & PhD Scholarships 2023/2024 for Students


KNB (Kemitraan Negara Berkembang) Scholarship is a prestigious scholarship provided by the Directorate General of Higher Education, Ministry of Education and Culture of Indonesia, for international students from developing countries who desire to pursue their bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree in Indonesian universities. This scholarship program offers the chance to learn and experience life in the middle of Indonesian culture. Therefore, international students will obtain both educational scholarships and a deeper cultural understanding of Indonesia.


The KNB Scholarship covers the following:

  • Settlement allowance;

  • Living allowance;

  • Book allowance;

  • Research Allowance;

  • Health insurance;

  • A round-trip international airfare (economy class).



  1. The maximum age to apply for the scholarship is 25 years old.

  2. Hold a High School degree (please provide the scanned degree certificate and academic transcripts in English). Please be advised that bachelor degree holder is not eligible to apply for the bachelor Degree scholarship.

  3. Have the English Proficiency Test Score as follows: IBT TOEFL of 80, IELTS of 6.0, TOEIC of 700 (the certificate must be obtained within the last 2 Years).

  4. Provide the recommendation letter to apply for the KNB scholarship from the Indonesian Embassy or the Indonesian Consulate General.

  5. Provide a recommendation letter to apply for the KNB scholarship from The employer/immediate supervisor.

  6. Provide Academic Recommendation Letters from previous schools.

  7. Prove of citizenship (Official Passport or Personal ID).

  8. Complete the online application form at


18th February 2023

Click here for more details.


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