Our aim is to develop young professionals to become authentic leaders and problem solvers, prepared to take part in multicultural environments and fast changing market places. Personal guidance and a strong focus on practical learning play an important part in the study programmes offered at Stenden. Furthermore, you will be given many opportunities to develop yourself as an individual, being able to get the most out of yourself and to expand your horizon.
Stenden University Bali was established in 2009 and is part of Stenden University of Applied Sciences, a Dutch public institution with more than 100 years of experience in education, which has developed into a global university with more than 11,000 students with more than 100 different nationalities across its campuses in Bali, the Netherlands, South Africa, Qatar and Thailand. Our global network gives you many opportunities to study parts of the programme abroad to expand your horizon. At Stenden University Bali all subjects are taught in English by lecturers from different parts of the world. Our students represent a mix of nationalities, creating a truly multicultural study environment.
12 Reasons for making Stenden University Bali ‘Your Choice’ of International Higher Education!
Bali is undeniably the tourist capital of Indonesia with a fast growing hospitality industry and associated business ventures. It is a unique place with a diverse landscape, ranging from picturesque mountains and terraced rice fields to world-class surf breaks and white sandy beaches.
Balinese people are proud of having preserved their peaceful and unique Hindu culture. Throughout the year numerous ceremonies and festivals are held during which you can hear traditional music in the streets, smell the mystifying incense and see authentically dressed women carrying offerings on their heads to one of the many temples on the island.
Every year tourists from all over the world are attracted to witness the beauty of the island and experience the unique Balinese culture. The number of tourist arrivals keeps on growing every year. Bali offers all types of accommodation, ranging from budget, middle until luxurious hotel rooms and resorts, ready to cater the needs of various tourist markets.
Bali is also growing as a corporate destination, offering an impressive range of international-standard meeting facilities and conference venues. Bali furthermore houses a variety of innovative business concepts. The positive trends in hospitality, tourism and MICE industry are undeniably another reason to study towards a double Bachelor’s degree in Bali.
Campus and Facilities
The campus of Stenden University Bali is located in the southern region of the island, the main tourism area where the majority of hotels, restaurants and shops can be found.
The campus is situated in the quiet area of Dalung, in a neighbourhood where many education institutions are located. The beaches of Seminyak and Canggu are only a 20 to 30 minutes drive from the campus. At the campus you will be welcomed in a pleasant, professional study environment with a friendly, family like atmosphere.
Being based in Bali not only gives you the opportunity to study in one of the most popular tourist destinations around the world, but it also offers an inspiring environment, with its stunning nature and unique Hindu religion. On top of this, Bali is considered to be one of the most welcoming places that you will experience and is a relatively safe and affordable place to live.
Stenden University Bali has all the state-of-the-art facilities you need for professional learning:
All rooms are air conditioned and there is wireless internet throughout the entire campus. Our students and staff represent a mix of nationalities, creating a truly multicultural study environment.
The accommodation facilities arranged and provided by Stenden University Bali range from IDR2,500,000 to IDR4,000,000/month
These accommodation facilities are home to the majority of the regular students of Stenden University Bali. The accommodation is easily accessible and is located just 5 minutes walking distance from the campus building.
Depending on your lifestyle, you should expect to spend a minimum of IDR4,000,000 to IDR8,000,000 a month on living expenses.
Akhil Gupta - 2nd IBA Year Student, International Business Administration
International Business Administration is a course where students get a glimpse of the business world and know what it is about. In Stenden, IBA is all about real world learning where students perform various business activities and gain experience through research and exploration. I personally am overwhelmed to have great learning experience with such generous atmosphere where one can openly express their thoughts and visions.
Zaneta Imam - Guest Experience Manager at Four Seasons Jimbaran, International Hospitality Management
So far i have learnt that it takes positive attitude to be in the hospitality industry. Always strive to learn, proactively take different task and never afraid to take new challenges. Well sometimes you have long hours and guest complaints but when you are passionate about it, it is so much fun! I'm glad to be able to work within my passion and to apply the skills I acquired during my practical modules at Stenden and my 4th year internship.
Wadzanayi Samantha Chitambo - Marketing Intern at Stenden University Bali, Indonesia, International Hospitality Management
Having done an enormous amount of real world learning, I must say it has come in handy during my internship here in the marketing office. I now have the ability to put all the learnings from my studies into practice thus tackling day to day problems without breaking a sweat. Additionally I have acquired skills that I am positive will be useful in my career path.