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About Karo University (University Karo)

Universitas Karo (Karo University) is a private higher-education school in Karo, North Sumatra, that was founded in 1986. Karo is a medium-sized city with a population of 250,000-499,999 people. Karo University has been established with the objective of making a noteworthy contribution to the social, economic and cultural life of our country. Having faith in the power of education, the builders of this university intend to impart knowledge to youngsters of society.


Karo University will distinguish itself as an open-access university by building innovative academic courses and programs responsive to student, community, and market needs. Created to enable professional competence, these academic offerings will be available in face-to-face and/or varied online formats so that distance, time and cost will not be barriers to learning or student-centered service. We will foster an inclusive environment where diversity is valued and understanding and respect for others is the norm.


Karo University is a great idea, great works, great conversations, distance learning university that offers graduate education in the humanities with concentrations in imaginative literature, natural science, philosophy and religion, and social science. Karo University promotes student-faculty scholarship through research, discussion, and the development of collaborative publications.

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