Internationalization of Higher Education

A Case Study on Media Utilization, Policies Consistency and Stakeholders’ Insights in Indonesia


  • Ismi Dwi Astuti Nurhaeni Sebelas Maret University
  • Likha Sari Anggreni 2Lecturer at Communication Department, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Sebelas Maret University
  • Noni Srijati Kusumawati 3Post-graduate student of Magister of Public Administration, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences
  • Desti Permitasari 3Post-graduate student of Magister of Public Administration, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences
  • Intan Sani Putri 3Post-graduate student of Magister of Public Administration, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences



media, internationalization, higher education, stakeholder’s insights


The research discusses media utilization and contents for supporting the internationalization, the consistency of internationalization policies at the macro-level (Ministry), mezzo-level (Directorate General), and micro-level (Sebelas Maret University or known as UNS), and the stakeholders' insights of the internationalization of Higher Education. The data were obtained through in-depth interviews and documentation, and a descriptive-qualitative analysis technique was used. The results showed that UNS utilized various media to support internationalization, namely visual media, auditory media, audiovisual media, and other new media. Media contents include academic information, international research collaboration, and intercultural activities. Policy consistency from macro to micro levels took place only at the activity level, whereas there is no consistency in the mission, strategies, policies, and programs. The stakeholders' insights varied from understanding internationalization entirely as a goal, strategies, activities, media, and intra-cultural dimension standardized at the world level until the internationalization dimension. The implication of this research is the need to harmonize policies at all levels of the organization. Besides, the content of the media should be adjusted to the indicators of internationalization.


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Ismi Dwi Astuti Nurhaeni, Sebelas Maret University

Faculty of Social and Political Sciences


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How to Cite

Nurhaeni, I. D. A., Anggreni, L. S., Kusumawati, N. S., Permitasari, D., & Putri, I. S. (2021). Internationalization of Higher Education: A Case Study on Media Utilization, Policies Consistency and Stakeholders’ Insights in Indonesia. Jurnal Bina Praja: Journal of Home Affairs Governance, 13(2), 207-218.