BINUS International Office

IISMA 2024

Updated on 28 March 2024 15:45 WIB

Congratulations to:

No WUR QS 2023 Host Institution Host Country Name BINUSIAN Major @BINUS
1 16 Yale University United States of America SHANNEN JOCELYN B26 Business Law
2 19 University of New South Wales Australia ALUDRA HAYFA SOENARNO B25 Mass Communication
3 65 Universiti Malaya Malaysia CALISTA ESPERANZA B26 Creativepreneurship – Bandung
4 69 National Taiwan University Taiwan WINSTON MULIAWAN B25 DKV Creative Advertising
5 72 University of Western Australia Australia SALWA ANINDYA PUTRI B25 Marketing Communication
6 73 KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden AURELIA BIANCA HANJAYA B25 Public Relations – Malang
7 79 Korea University South Korea MARISKA REGINA CHRISTOPHERA HAUW B26 Automotive & Robotics Engineering
8 79 Korea University South Korea NICOLE JOCELYN B26 DKV Animation
9 85 Lund University Sweden FRAYA TALITA ROLIN B25 Interior Design
10 89 University of Adelaide Australia HUBERT RICHARDO B26 Automotive & Robotics Engineering
11 103 Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Chile KAREN WU B26 Finance
12 159 Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Malaysia JONATHAN ALVINDO FERNANDI B26 Computer Science
13 164 Hanyang University (Seoul Campus) South Korea GRACE GODEN TIA B25 International Business Management
14 202 Queen’s University Belfast United Kingdom BEAUTYSHA MARSHANDA ELIZABETH KOUNTUL B25 Automotive & Robotics Engineering
15 214 Keio University Japan MOHAMMAD AZYADYN ANANDITA B25 Automotive & Robotics Engineering
16 219 University of Padua Italy SAFIRA B25 Psychology
17 219 University of Padua Italy TRACEY LAURELLIA HAREFA B25 Psychology
18 222 Radboud University Netherlands KEZIA ANGELICA B25 Psychology
19 264 University of Colorado Boulder United States of America FARADINA SEPHIRANISSA B25 Mass Communication
20 272 University of Leicester United Kingdom EMILY NESSA B25 Marketing Communication
21 310 Universitat Pompeu Fabra Spain SITI RAUDHAH FATHONAH NURIMANI B25 DKV Animation
22 310 Universitat Pompeu Fabra Spain MAIA ADRIANI B25 Interior Design
23 319 Sciences Po France RAFAEL ADRIAN B25 International Relations
24 342 RUDN University Russia ANASTASIA PUTRI HARTANTI B26 Data Science
25 382 Mahidol University Thailand TARENSHA LIANDO B25 International Relations
26 387 National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (Taiwan Tech) Taiwan HANI SOFIANI B25 English Literature
27 387 Aix-Marseille University France JENNIFER TJANDRA KRISTANTO B26 Information Systems
28 431 National Taiwan Normal University Taiwan KEZIA NIGELLE WIDJAJA B26 DKV Animation
29 601-610 University of Szeged Hungary ESSAFFAH NAZRA B25 Industrial Engineering
30 731-740 University of Siena Italy BILLY LIM B26 Creativepreneurship – Bandung
31 901-950 Sophia University Japan FEBE MARIA FAUSTINA NURAK B25 English Literature
32 901-950 Sophia University Japan ARON SAID B25 Information Systems Accounting & Auditing

In 2024, the Indonesian International Student Mobility Awards (IISMA) is set to open its registration for prospective participants. BINUS University actively encourages its students to seize this remarkable opportunity. The students are urged to review the provided information carefully to understand the program details comprehensively. The opening of registrations in 2024 signifies a new opportunity for ambitious students to embark on a transformative academic journey as the Prospective Awardee of the IISMA.


  • Offers scholarships to Indonesian undergraduate and vocational students, enabling them to experience an enriching academic semester abroad and gain global exposure
  • Merdeka Belajar Kampus Merdeka (MBKM): IISMA is the flagship program under MBKM, a broader initiative by the Indonesian Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology (Kemendikbudristek) to empower students and foster cross-cultural understanding and academic learning paths and to promote a more flexible and student-centered education system
  • Credit Recognition: BINUS University actively encourages its students to apply for IISMA, recognizing the credit taken at the host institutions as part of the students’ enrichment semester and the value of international exposure in shaping well-rounded BINUS Graduate Attributes
  • Funding Opportunity: IISMA is financially supported by the Indonesian Endowment Fund for Education Agency (Lembaga Pengelola Dana Pendidikan-LPDP) under the Indonesian Ministry of Finance. This funding source underscores the government’s commitment to investing in Indonesian students’ educational and global development


  • Registration and tuition fees at the host university (at cost, payment directly from IISMA to the host institution). Students must still pay tuition fees (BP3 & SKS) at BINUS University
  • Health insurance premiums in the host country during the program (at cost)
  • Round trip flight (economy class, at cost, directly arranged by IISMA)
  • Visa application costs (using reimbursement system)
  • Settlement and living allowance
  • Emergency fund, if applicable


  • Enroll as an active BINUS University student taking an undergraduate degree and never taking semester leave(s) during the university studies
  • In semester 3/4 (B26) or semester 5/6 (B25) during the application period
  • Must be able to take the enrichment semester for Odd Semester 2024/2025, shown by mobility proposal signed and approved by the Head of Department/Program or relevant authorities
  • Must be an Indonesian citizen (WNI) residing in Indonesia and do not hold dual citizenship
    • In case the students are born from a mixed marriage, they must have a copy of Surat Keputusan (Decision Letter of Citizenship) issued by the Indonesian Ministry of Law and Human Rights, which states that the student has chosen Indonesia as their nationality
  • Be a maximum of 24 years old on 1 July 2024 (applicants born on or before 30 June 2000 are not eligible to apply)
  • Have a cumulative GPA of a minimum of 3.0 (out of 4.0), proven by the latest academic transcript
  • Have adequate English proficiency* with a minimum score of IELTS –6.0, TOEFL iBT –78, Duolingo English Test –100 to IISMA’s official institutional code of respective English test
    • The BUEPT/BIEPT, TOEFL ITP, or other English proficiency certificates are unacceptable.
    • If the host university requires a higher level of English proficiency and/or GPA, applicants must meet that requirement to continue their application
    • The test results should have been announced after 15 August 2022
  • Not receiving a living allowance from other funding/scholarship from the Kemendikbudristek and LPDP during the IISMA Program
  • Not participating in other Kampus Merdeka programs at the same time as the IISMA Program
  • Not have participated in more than one (1) Kampus Merdeka Program before the IISMA Program
  • Never have violated the rules, norms, and/or laws applied in Indonesia
  • Be willing to follow the rules and regulations while participating in IISMA
  • Received approval from the Head of the Program/Department
  • Have a recommendation letter from the BINUS Internationalization Office (formerly known as BINUS International Office)

Please click HOST INSTITUTION IISMA 2024 for BINUS Students.



Date Activities
Wednesday, 17 January 2024

BINUS X IISMA Info Session 2024 for Faculties/Schools

The Zoom link is sent by invitation only

Recording here

23 January – 14 February 2024 Application to IISMA
24 January – 4 February 2024 Recommendation Request to BINUS University, through iMobilio

Wednesday, 24 January 2024

at 15:30 – 17:00 WIB

BINUS X IISMA 2024 Info Session “How to Apply IISMA 2024

Held fully online. Click the Zoom link that corresponds to the date via

Recording here

Saturday, 27 January 2024

at 10:00 – 12:45 WIB

BINUS X IISMA 2024 Sharing Session “Be Prepared For the Future with IISMA-Alumni Club!

Held hybridly from Auditorium Room 400, Anggrek Campus. Or, click the Zoom link that corresponds to the date via

Recording here

Tuesday, 30 January 2024

at 15:30 – 17:00 WIB

BINUS X IISMA 2024 Workshop “Crafting Your IISMA Personal Statement

Held hybridly from Creative Room, Syahdan Campus. Or, click the Zoom link that corresponds to the date via

Recording here

Thursday ,  22 February 2024

at 15:30 – 17:00 WIB

BINUS X IISMA 2024 Talkshow “How to Ace Your IISMA Interview

Held hybridly from Exhibition Hall, Anggrek Campus. Or, click the Zoom link that corresponds to the date via


Click here to find out about the previous 2023 IISMA program IISMA 2023. 

The information is limited to BINUS University’s regulations. For more information about this program, do not hesitate to contact the Internationalization office members via