UPH at a Glance

UPH is situated on 3,000 acres in Lippo Village Township. The village is home to more than 50,000 residents and provides employment for over 47,000 workers in retail, health care, hospitality and educational fields. The Village community provides a pleasant environment for 15,000 students, ranging from elementary to university level. It is a place where English is used in daily interaction both inside and outside the classroom.


Established in 1994 by Pelita Harapan Foundation/Yayasan Universitas Pelita Harapan (YUPH), Universitas Pelita Harapan is committed to the noble industry of education. This commitment is reflected in its professional management, excellent faculties, curricula, and facilities. The University also offers a wide-range of scholarships and financial assistance packages.


In the journey toward true excellence in education, the Universitas Pelita Harapan vision and mission statement serve as fundamental guides in the ongoing development of Total Tranformational Education.


Based on Christian principles, University Pelita Harapan aspires to provide excellent education through Global Best Practices, Professional Management, Strategic Global Partnerships, and a People-Oriented Approach. Through distinctive emphases that nurture leadership, communication skills, and attitude building, UPH has established a strong reputation for its pursuit of knowledge, faith and character development.


Rising student enrollment has shaped UPH into a multi-cultural campus, with students from more than 20 diverse nations, including the United States, Australia, China, Germany, Netherland, South Korea, Philippine, Nepal, Cambodia, and many more. The learning environment is supported by excellent instructor-student ratios in all disciplines. 


For more information of UPH institutional profile, please view UPH Fact Sheet.