At a Glance


5 May 1998


English Debating Society Universitas Indonesia (EDS UI)


student-run organisation that aims to foster critical thinking,

develop public speaking skills, and provide students with

the means to get involved in the democratic process

through debating activities


EDS UI is the pioneer of english debating in Indonesia, and has

grown into the largest and most successful debating club in the

country, as well as an emerging force to be reckoned with in

the international debating circuit. EDS UI participates at many

national and international tournaments, hosts various debate

and adjudication workshops, assists the Ministry of National

Education in promoting debating activities in the provinces,

and provides debate trainings for many high schools in Jakarta.

Visit us

Pusat Kegiatan Mahasiswa (Pusgiwa),

Universitas Indonesia, Depok campus

Trainings are held every Wednesday (4 PM – 6 PM) and Saturday (10 AM – 12 PM).