introduction to Indonesia Open University. It is locally known as Universitas Terbuka.The university was established in 1984. UI builds partnerships with international university in Asia, Europe, and Australia. Therefore, this study was aimed to explore contribution of student support in increasing student persistence by employing mixed methods approach. Indonesia Open University (UT) is located in Tangerang, Indonesia. On the other hand, exchanged students will get unique opportunity to study in Indonesia. Making Higher Education Open to All ... limited access and participation in higher education in Indonesia has hampered the process of continuous professional development of human resources throughout their lives. Universitas Indonesia (UI) has been recognized as the best university in Indonesia. The International Open University (IOU) was launched by Dr. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips in 2007 as a higher education institution that offers intensive online undergraduate and graduate programs. Universitas Indonesia (University of Indonesia/UI) Established in 1849, Universitas Indonesia (University of Indonesia, or UI) is the oldest university in Indonesia and also the country’s highest entry in the World University Rankings at joint 277 th, a good leap from the previous year’s position of joint 325 th. Universitas pendidikan jarak jauh di Indonesia (RMS46 990421).

The high number of non-enrolment students had decreased the retention rates in the Indonesia Open University. Students will have a chance to study abroad for Indonesia in UI international programs. Indonesia Open University. Prior studies revealed that student support had a pivotal role in enhancing student persistence.