Institut Pertanian Bogor
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other names: Bogor University of Agricultural Sciences.
First degree/qualification: Sarjana strata 1/Insinjur (4 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Cumulative grade point average of 3.0/4.0.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year first degree.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree and date awarded; must have stamp/seal of school and signature of an authorized school official. All documents in Indonesian and English.
Description: Instituted in 1941. A public agricultural institution with selective admission standards; considered one of the top schools in Indonesia. Usual admission requirements are the senior secondary school certificate (12 years of education) and an entrance examination.
Operates on semester system with credits and letter grades. Grading changed from a 10 point to a 4 point scale. Our compensating scale adjusts for severe grading. Degrees may be earned with honors.
Language of instruction: Indonesian.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine: 1 year after sarjana strata 1.
Magister sains/sarjana strata 2: 2-3 years after sarjana strata 1; by coursework and thesis.
Doctorate/sarjana strata 3: 2-3 years after magister sains/sarjana strata 2.
Last updated: May 09, 2005