The booming city of Jakarta features business, tech, and innovation, and the headquarters of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. Located on the northwestern coast of Java, Jakarta boasts towering skyscrapers, bustling streets, and sweet and spicy food. The modern campus of UA Jakarta in collaboration with Sampoerna University offers an ideal jumping-off point to explore the capital, nearby islands, and other dynamic cities of Southeast Asia.
Excursion possibilities within Indonesia include Borobudur Temple (Java), Gateway of Heaven Temple (Bali), Komodoor Rinca Island (Komodo Dragons), National Parks in Borneo/Kalimantan (Orangutans), Mt. Rinjani (Lombok), and Gili Islands. Outside of Indonesia: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and Singapore are accessible by two-hour direct flights. Direct flights are also available to Bangkok, Thailand. A flight from Bali to Darwin, Australia only takes two-and-a-half hours.
UA Jakarta offers students an affordable accommodation option right on campus next to the academic buildings. Located in a gated complex, students live with one another, sharing communal responsibilities and the enjoyment of experiencing SU and Jakarta. The housing complex includes tennis courts, a swimming pool, restaurants, a grocery store and a convenience store.