ASEAN European Academic University Network

Brief overview

The ASEA-UNINET consortium focuses on research as a media to bridge cooperation and collaboration between universities in ASEAN and Europe. This consortium aims to help step up sustainable globalization and internationalization of education and research. ASEA-UNINET builds its success based on equality through collaboration as well as scientific and cross-cultural exchange. ASEA-UNINET was founded in 1994 by universities from Austria, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam as Austrian-South-East Asian University Network and consists of more than 80 universities from 18 different countries.


  • Universities in Austria (20 members), Kingdom of Cambodia (1 Member), Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Indonesia (11 members), Iran (2 members), Italy (4 members), Malaysia (7 members), Myanmar, Pakistan, The Philippines, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Thailand, Vietnam

ITS Activities

  1. 1994: ITS Joined
  2. 1996 – 2018: ITS participated in the Plenary Meetings and Meetings of National Coordinator
  3. 2015: Host of consortium, held Asea Uninet scholarship workshop
  4. Anthropology Exploration of Surabaya Kampung’s 2017 (Short Course) – University of Vienna
  5. Kampung Innovation in Support of Smart City (Research) – University of Vienna
  6. Radar development for bird detection (Research and Sandwich) – TU Graz
  7. Erasmus+ IMPAKT Mobility Program(Student Exchange 1 – 2 semester) – University of Porto
  8. September 9 – 15, 2019 : ASEA UNINET Joint Staff Mobility – ITS Surabaya, Universitas Airlangga & Universitas Udayana as hosts


  • Research relevant to sustainable development goals, cooperation between academic institutions in staff/student exchange, teaching and research activities, to promote scientific, cultural and human relationships and personal contacts and to increase intercultural exchange and understanding.

Scholarship Opportunities

  • Ernst Mach Grant (EMG)
  • Ernst Mach Follow-up Grant (EZA)
  • Bernd Rode Award
  • Indonesia-Austria Scholarship Programme


  • Website:
  • ITS contact: Prof. Gamantyo Hendrantoro (University Coordinator); Assoc.Prof. Maria Anityasari, Ph.D (Director of ITS Global Engagement); Ms. Cahyani (Staff of ITS Global Engagement)


Achmad Syaifudin S.T., M.Eng.

Dr. Ahmad Syaifudin S.T., M.Eng.

Lecturer at Departement of Mechanical Engineering ITS

Ernst Mach Grant ASEA-UNINET Postdoc Program 2021 in Technische Universität Graz, Austria