Sampoerna University is the only university in Indonesia that offers an American-style higher education experience.  As part of the Sampoerna Schools System, it represents the culmination of the nation’s only integrated system of schools based on international standards of quality.

Sampoerna University operates programs under the licensure and credentialing authorities of the Ministry of Education and Culture of the Republic of Indonesia.  Set up with national and international standards, Sampoerna University is uniquely qualified to make substantive contributions to society through education.

Sampoerna University is more than just a campus — it is a learning community that prepares students to succeed both academically and professionally. Here, students will not only learn and acquire academic rigor—they will be challenged to think, perform, and grow to a more advanced level. With our programs, students are assured to have better skills and credentials that will open the doors to both national or international careers after they graduate.

Sampoerna University Vision

Sampoerna University aspires to foster future leaders with strong moral character and internationally competitive skills sets, enabling them to actively participate in building a more prosperous, equitable, respected, and globally competitive Indonesia.

Sampoerna University Mission

Sampoerna University aims to provide students affordable access to education that meets the highest international standards. Sampoerna University offers a curriculum unique in Indonesia built around an American general education core, successfully preparing students for credential completion at Sampoerna University or for recognized transfer abroad. We also provide a full spectrum of cocurricular and pre-professional opportunities that ensure student success, preparing leaders for a global society.


Dr. Marshall Schott

President of Sampoerna University

PhD, History, Louisiana State University, USA.

Dr. Wahdi Yudhi

Rector of Sampoerna University

PhD, Business and Management, LaTrobe University, Australia.

Dr. Lauren E. Clarke

Vice Rector of the University College & International Relations

EdD, International Education Policy, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA

Dr. Soepriyatna

Vice Rector of Academic and Student Affairs

PhD, English Applied Linguistics, from Universitas Katolik Indonesia Atma Jaya, Indonesia.

Endriyani Widyastuti, M.Sc.

Vice Rector for Administration, Resources, & Operations

Master of Science, Economic Planning and Development Policy, University of Indonesia

Elan Merdi

Vice Rector of Government Affairs

MBA, De La Salle University, The Philippines

Dr. Ivan Butar

Dean of Faculty of Business

Ph.D in Business, Monash University, Australia.

Surya Danusaputro Liman, Ph.D.

Dean of Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Ph. D. in Industrial & Systems Engineering, University of Florida, USA

Lorensia Soegiarto

Head of Student Recruitment

MBA, International Business. Johnson & Wales University. Providence, RI. USA