Information for Indonesian students wishing to study a postgraduate programme at Cranfield University

As an exclusively postgraduate university with a student to staff ratio - 7:1 that is one of the best for any university in the UK and the world, Cranfield represents a unique offering for Indonesian students thinking of studying in the UK.

We currently have 15 students from Indonesia studying with us.

The university has a vibrant international community and plays an active role in helping to establish and develop higher education activities between the UK and Indonesia.

Indonesian students at Cranfield benefit from excellent teaching delivered by our world-renowned academics, state-of-the-art facilities and real-life industry projects with leading global organisations. Cranfield provides a professional working environment but our Indonesian students also enjoy campus life and get involved in a wide variety of clubs, societies and associations. The majority of eating outlets on campus provide Halal certified food and a mosque is available on campus that is run by the Cranfield Islamic Society. The campus offers a very secure and family-friendly environment with on campus facilities such as a crèche, a medical centre, shops and a bank.

A Cranfield representative will be at several events across the country for more details visit our dedicated events pages below -

AECC Global Study in UK Fair: Jakarta - 4 April 2020

Academic requirements

Our general entry requirement is a UK Honours degree (minimum second class lower) or international equivalent. Our Admissions Office staff have extensive knowledge of a wide range of qualifications from all over the world and will assess your qualifications against our UK entry requirements. Applications are considered on an individual basis and the information provided here is intended as a general guide. Holding this level of qualification does not guarantee entry and some programmes may have higher entry requirements.

Requirements for individuals from Indonesia

  • Bachelor degree (formerly known as Sarjana I)
  • Diploma IV (D4)

Full entry requirements for individual courses can be found on the individual course pages. Please read them carefully as there can sometimes be additional requirements.

English language requirements

You will need to provide a satisfactory English test result that meets the requirements for the course you have applied for. Some courses require a higher test score, please check the course page for details. Our minimum requirements are as follows:

In addition to these minimum scores you are also expected to achieve a balanced score across all elements of the test. We reserve the right to reject any test score if any one element of the test score is too low.

We can only accept tests taken within two years of your registration date (with the exception of Cambridge English tests which have no expiry date).

Students requiring a Tier 4 (General) visa must ensure they can meet the English language requirements set out by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and we recommend booking a IELTS for UKVI test.

What can I do if I don't meet the English language requirement for my chosen course?

If you have taken a test but not reached the required score you may be able to attend one of our Pre-sessional English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses. We offer Winter/Spring and Summer programmes each year to offer holders:

Funding overview

Indonesian students can apply for the Indonesia-UK DIKTI Scholarship Programme.

This programme, administered by the Indonesian Ministry of Education Directorate General of Higher Education (DIKTI), will fund 750 scholarships over the next five years. 

The scholarships cover three years of PhD study and include tuition fees, accommodation and salary. The scholarships will mainly be granted for PhD study but some Masters’ degrees may also be funded.

There are also a number of funding opportunities available to students from Indonesia wishing to study at Cranfield including:

For further Information and advice on funding and finance, including how to pay your fees and useful references for international applicants, please visit our Fees and Funding


Agent representatives

Agent Address Contact Information
AECC Global GoWork Plaza Indonesia
Level 5 Unit E021AB
Jl. MH Thamrin Kav. 28-30 
Jakarta Pusat 10350
T: 087878474764
AUG Study Gedung Setiabudi Atrium,
Level 5, Suite 507,
Jl. HR Rasua Said,
Kav. 62, Kuningan,
Jakarta 12920

Additional offices in:
Subaraya and Bandung
T: +62215220562
IAE Indonesia  Ruko Barcelona E9/11,
BSD City
15330, Indonesia
 T:+62 21 5315 7345
Jack Study Abroad Level 56, Sahid Sudirman Center,
Jl Jend Sudirman Kav
86 Jakarta 10220

Additional office in
Ruko Financial Center
BA2 No 54 Gading Serpong,
Indonesia 15810
T:+6221 547 6600 (Tangerang)
T: +6221 8063 1833 (Jakarta)
UKUni 29 Threadneedle Street
T: +44 (0)203 856 8181