Our Country

Indonesia

Indonesia, pieces of paradise on the equator.

Lying along the equator, Indonesia is blessed with cast seas and beautiful islands. It is the largest archipelagic country in the world, made up of more than 17 thousand islands lying along the equator from Sabang to Merauke. The groups od islands have a stunning view that it could be deemed as pieces of paradise on the equator. Bali, Bromo, Lombok, Raja Ampat, Toba Lake, Dieng, Tana Toraja are only a few spots of Indonesian natural wonders. A rich cultural heritage that reflects Indonesia’s dynamic history and ethnic diversity also complements the beauty of a country with one of the longest coastlines in the world.

Not only natural beauties, but Indonesia also has great culture wealth from hundreds of distinct native ethnic and linguistic groups, with different religious and traditions. “Bhineka Tunggal Ika”, which means, “Unity in Diversity”, is the value upheld by Indonesians. More than 260 million peoples have lived in harmony and peace showing high tolerance amidst the diversity.

Furthermore, Indonesia lies in strategic location, between Asia and Australia as well as between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. Its archipelago has been an important region for trade since the 7th century, and its history has been influenced by various civilizations of the world.

Its tropical climate makes Indonesia popular among tourists all year round. However, to get the most of Indonesia, the right time to visit is during the dry season from April to October. It offers various natural and cultural attractions. The former can be seen from beautiful beaches, mountains, valleys and rainforests lie from Sabang to Merauke.

In this regard, Universitas Airlangga as one of the best universities in Indonesia is committed to building civilization. The university also has thorough concerns in realizing the just and civiled Indonesia.

Search for everything