Student Profile: Megan Langridge (Sem 46/January 2018)

Development Studies Immersion Program Megan Langridge is a New Colombo Plan Mobility and Internship Grant recipient from The University of Western Australia. Megan completed ACICIS' Development Studies Immersion Program at Gadjah Mada University in January-June 2018. Q: Why did you decide to undertake ACICIS' Development Studies Immersion [...]

June 8th, 2018|Categories: Semester Profiles|Tags: , |

Aksara Yogyakarta

About Aksara Established in 2007, Perkumpulan Aksara is a Non-Governmental Organisation working in gender equality and women's rights. The name "Aksara" itself was driven from a Sanskrit language, showing a commitment in developing critical awareness through education and empowerment. Aksara's main projects focus on good governance, disaster risk management and [...]

July 1st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

ACICIS Development Studies Immersion Program: Community Service Program (Semester 40/Feb 2015)

Eight Australian Consortium for 'In-Country' Indonesian Studies students have concluded their Development Studies Immersion Program (DSIP) at Gadjah Mada University.

June 16th, 2015|Categories: Community News|Tags: , , , , , , |

DSIP Sample Project

Agricultural Land Survey and Development of Agricultural Potential, 2010 SCS units are made of students from four disciplinary clusters: 1. Science and Technology 2. Social Science and Humanities 3. Health and Medicine 4. Agriculture Cluster In 2010, an ACICIS DSIP student, from the Social Science and Humanities Cluster, was assigned [...]

January 22nd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , , |


What is Student Community Service (SCS)/Kuliah Kerja Nyata (KKN)? Student Community Service (SCS) or KKN-PPM  is a compulsory practicum semester for all UGM undergraduate students. The underlying philosophy of the program is that university students are a privileged minority who have an obligation to ‘give something back to the community’ [...]

January 22nd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Program Components (DSIP)

ACICIS’ DSIP program is composed of five key components, as outlined below. Students are required to satisfactorily complete all components in order to achieve an overall grade of ‘Satisfactory’ for the program: # Component Weighting Notes 1 Indonesian Language Classes 30% Undertaken at Gadjah Mada University (UGM) – [...]

January 13th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , , |

ACICIS Study Indonesia Programs

Short Term Programs Practicum Programs Intensives Semester Programs [...]

DSIP Testimony

By Nikkola Pickering (Semester 31/Aug 2010)
Murdoch University

“The last week and a half has been an immense learning experience for us. We have been welcomed into our sub-units and dusun (hamlet) very well, and feel happy in our surroundings."

November 28th, 2010|Categories: Semester Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , |