Universitas Kristen Satya Wacana

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world rank  4573

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University Overview

Founded in 1956, Universitas Kristen Satya Wacana (Satya Wacana Christian University) is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Salatiga (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Central Java. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Kementerian Riset, Teknologi, dan Pendidikan Tinggi, Republik Indonesia (Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia), Universitas Kristen Satya Wacana (UKSW) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Reformed religion. Universitas Kristen Satya Wacana (UKSW) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 62 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Indonesian higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Satya Wacana Christian University
Acronym UKSW
Founded 1956

University Location

Address Jalan Diponegoro 52-60
Salatiga (population range: 50,000-249,999)
50711 Central Java
T +62 (298) 326 362
F +62 (298) 321 433

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Jalan Diponegoro 52-60
Salatiga 50711
+62 (298) 326 362

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Reformed Christian-Reformed

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universitas Kristen Satya Wacana's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Kementerian Riset, Teknologi, dan Pendidikan Tinggi, Republik Indonesia

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Badan Akreditasi Nasional Perguruan Tinggi (BAN-PT) B Ranking

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019