Asian and African Students Scholarship (AASS) 2022

The University of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM) invites applications for the Asian and African Students Scholarship (AASS) for the 2022/23 academic session.

It is a place for learning, research, and community service that consistently spreads positive energy to a broad audience. Since 1964, UMM has continued to contribute and serve the Nation. In every generation, UMM becomes a dream lighter, raises aspirations, and gives birth to future leaders.

Along with the spirit of Independent Learning, UMM students were given the freedom to develop themselves in academic and non-academic realms according to their interests.

Worth of Award

It is important to note that the scholarship benefits generally include full tuition fees (including the registration costs, examination, orientation, and laboratories).
They include

  • Undergraduate program: (4 years for undergraduate program + 1 year for Indonesian language class).
  • Master program: (2 years for master program + 1 year for Indonesian language class).
  • Doctorate program: (3 years for doctorate program+ 1 year for Indonesian language class).


To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be

  • a maximum or 23 years or age on August 15, 2022 for Bachelor program.
  • a maximum of 35 years of age on August 15, 2022 for master and doctorate program.
  • able to provide the health certificate declared by doctors or hospitals registered in their respective countries.
  • a citizen of Asian or African countries. (It is intended for other continents in the Specific numbers).

Similarly, you must

  • Not be a citizen of Indonesia, hold permanent residency in Indonesia or be applying tor a visa to live in Indonesia permanently.
  • Not be a permanent or impermanent worker in Indonesia while studying.

How to Apply

Here are the Registration Requirements and Process for the AASS Scholarship:

  • Fill the registration form including the scholarship application form.
  • Submit the Character and Penal Clearance certificate from the local police in their home country (such as a court clearance certificate).
  • Latest passport size photos.
  • Copy of academic documents showing academic qualifications and other supporting documents, as well as translations (official and legalized) in English. Such as, academic certificate, academic transcripts, recommendation letters, and other documents.

Furthermore, you will need to submit a

  • motivation letter.
  • recommendation letter.
  • copy of birth certificate, passport and the security vetting.

Deadline: Applications for the Asian and African Students Scholarship are ongoing. 

Click here for more details and to apply