Universities in Bandung
Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) or Bandung Insitute of Technology or Institute of technology Bandung, was founded on March 2, 1959. The present ITB main campus is the site of earlier engineering schools in Indonesia. Although these institutions of higher learning had their own individual characteristics and missions, they left influence on developments leading to the establishment of ITB.
Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia (UPI) is a comprehensive university that currently offers diverse fields such as educational sciences, education-based disciplines, religion, humanities, and social sciences, both pure and applied sciences. Given its wider mandate, UPI also grows in academic community the value of cross-fertilization of pure and applied disciplines