Universities in Manado, Indonesia

Manado is the capital and second-largest city of the Indonesian province of North Sulawesi. Being one of the most visited cities in Indonesia, the city has many public, private, and state universities that host many international students every year. The town has a friendly atmosphere that happily welcomes all international students.

Why Choose to Study in Manado?

Manado has four universities. Out of which, Manado State University is one of the oldest higher education institutions in the city. It was established in 1955 and now has seven faculties providing high-quality education. It also offers financial aid and administrative facilities to the students.

Sam Ratulangi University is also one of the best higher education institutes in the city. It is a state university and ranks 53rd in the country according to Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities. The university was established in 1965 and offers several study programs in its 11 faculties and one post-graduate program. Sam Ratulangi University is also one of the best higher education institutions in the city. The university was established in 1965 and offers several study programs in its 11 faculties and a postgraduate program.

Eligibility Criteria

Some universities require a language proficiency certificate. You can submit a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS (International English Language Testing System) certificate and the qualifying scores for the respective study program chosen. Some universities may also conduct entrance exams, and for that, you have to check the admission process of the particular university.

The first criterion is to obtain an Indonesia student visa. This visa application process includes several other steps such as applying for a study permit and VITAS, converting VITAS to KITAS after arriving in Indonesia, and finally registering at the Visa Headquarters and obtaining a Certificate of Registration for Temporary Residence. 

At each step, you have to submit documents like passport, passport size photo, health certificate, acceptance letter from the university, financial statements, previous education certificate, etc.

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