History

History

Established in 1993 with the vision of educating a new generation of leaders for Indonesia and the ASEAN region, Universitas Pelita Harapan is committed to the noble industry of education. This commitment is reflected in professional management, high quality faculties, curricula and facilities, as well as scholarships for outstanding students and those needing financial assistance.

 

Universitas Pelita Harapan (UPH) is today’s leading private university in Indonesia. UPH is ranked number one private university in Indonesia according to QS World University Ranking 2013. With 11,000 students across 14 faculties, UPH has continued to transform and pioneer Indonesia’s higher education. UPH was the first University in Indonesia to introduce programs entirely taught in English.

 

UPH aspires to provide excellent education through Global Best Practices, Professional Management, Strategic Global Partnerships, and a People-Oriented Approach. Through the three distinctive curricula of Leadership, Learning and Communication Skills, Character and Attitude, UPH has established a strong reputation for its combination of Knowledge, Faith, and Character.

Escalating student enrollment has shaped UPH into a multicultural campus, with students from more than 10 diverse nations, including the United States, Mexico, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Iran, China, South Korea, Brazil, England, Netherlands, and Germany. Learning is supported by one of the best instructor to student ratios available.