Javanese Studies Program


To be an internationally distinguished institute for education, research, and community engagement in the fields of Javanese language, literature, and culture by 2025.


Javanese Studies program aims to:

1). Educate human resources that have competences in the fields of Javanese language, literature, and culture and high competitiveness at global level.

2). Develop education and community engagement based on research of Javanese language, literature and culture.

3). Develop Indonesian-ness studies through the studies of Javanese and other regions’ language, literature, and culture.

4). Increase the quantity and quality of lecturers’ research regarding Javanese language, literature, and culture, along with publishing their results at national and international levels.

5). Develop cooperation with various internal and foreign parties to increase the quality of human resources and higher education Tridarma (education, research, and community engagement).

Graduate Profile and Competencies

Graduates of Javanese Studies program can to analyze Javanese cultural phenomena, through theoretical concepts of philology, linguistics, or literature and Javanese language skills that are beneficial to science and society in a responsible manner.

Core Competencies

  1. To be able to use Javanese language in various contexts
  2. To be able to analyze Javanese discourses by using linguistic theories and research methods
  3. To be able to analyze Javanese literary texts by using literary theories and research methods
  4. To be able to analyze Javanese cultural issues through philological, linguistical, or literary approaches

Supporting Competencies

  1. To be able to express scientific ideas, in both verbal and written forms using the standard Indonesian language
  2. To be able to apply cultural theories and research methods
  3. To be able to explain Indonesian cultural patterns and dynamics
  4. To be able to elaborate various philosophical and modern thoughts
  5. To be able to present contemporary Indonesian humans and society and their relations with other nations within global context
  6. To be able to apply working steps and working methods of philology
  7. To be able to elaborate Javanese culture’s characteristics

Other Competencies

  1. To be able to utilize information and communication technology
  2. To be able to think critically, creatively, innovatively along with having intellectual curiosity to solve problems at individual and group level
  3. To be able to use both spoken and written Indonesian and Javanese in a correct and proper manner for academic and non-academic purposes
  4. To be able to behave with integrity and to respect others
  5. To be able to identify various entrepreneurial efforts characterized by ethical innovation and autonomy


    Dr. Dwi Puspitorini
    Dr. Munawar Holil
    Dr. Ari Prasetiyo
    Nanny Sri Lestari, S.S., M.Hum.
    Prapto Yuwono, S.S., M.Hum.
    Dwi Woro Retno Mastuti, S.S., M.Hum.
    Dr. Turita Indah Setyani
    Murni Widyastuti, S.S., M.Hum.
    Dr. Darmoko
    Dr. I Made Suparta
    Novika Stri Wrihatni, S.S., M.Hum.
    Widhyasmaramurti, S.S., M.A.
    Prof. Dr. Titik Pudjiastuti
    Dr. F.X. Rahyono

    1st Semester2nd Semester3rd Semester
    UIGE 600001Integrated Personality Development Skills (A)6UIGE 600002Integrated Personality Development Skills (B)6HMAS 600001Indonesian Culture3
    UIGE 600020-30/UIGE 600040-48Arts/Sport1UIGE 600010-15Religious Instructions2HMPH 600001Introduction to Philosophy and Modern Thoughts3
    HMJA 600004Javanese Mastery I4UIGE 600003English3HMJA 620006Javanese Mastery III4
    HMJA 600001General Linguistics Introduction3HMJA 600005Javanese Mastery II3HMJA 600017Javanese Morphology and Syntax3
    HMJA 600014Introduction to Javanese Culture3HMJA 600013Javanese Phonetics and Phonology3HMJA 600035Regional Script3
    HMJA 600011Javanese literary introduction3HMJA 600034Javanese Prose and Drama3HMJA 600022Old Javanese 13
    Elective Courses3
    4th Semester5th Semester6th Semester
    HMAS 600004Basics Theory and Methods of Culture3UISH 600001Man and Society in Indonesia 3HMIN 600001Academic Indonesian3
    HMJA 620007Javanese Mastery IV4HMJA 620008Javanese Mastery V4HMJA 620009Javanese Mastery VI4
    HMJA 600021Semantics and Pragmatics3HMJA 600032Javanese Arts3HMJA 620006Javanese Mastery III4
    HMJA 600016Javanese Philology Introduction3HMJA 600037Javanese Text Critique I3HMJA 620038Javanese Text Critique II3
    HMJA 600036Javanese Poetry3HMJA 600024Sanskrit I3HMJA 600025Sanskrit I3
    HMJA 600023Old Javanese II3Elective Courses4Elective Courses3
    Elective Courses3
    7th Semester8th Semester
    HMJA 600031Language in Javanese Culture 3HMAS 600002Final Assignment5
    HMJA 600029Javanese Religion4
    HMJA 600028Javanese Literary Critics3
    HMJA 600018Javanese Institutions 3
    HMJA 600027Javanese Literature Dynamics3
    Elective Courses4

    The curriculum of The Undergraduate Javanese Studies Program is determined based on Rector’s Decree No. 1579/SK/R/UI/2018 on The Higher Education Curriculum for Dutch Studies Program, Undergraduate Program Faculty of Humanities, University of Indonesia.