: Strategy Recruitment of Indonesian Migrant Workers Abroad in Surabaya. Problems of Indonesian Migrant Workers (TKI) is still a lot going on, one of which is sending TKI illegally. Recruitment strategy has an important role in preparing for sending workers abroad. This research uses descriptive research with qualitative approach, focusing on how the recruitment strategy of TKI that performed by Technical Services Unit for Placement and Protection of Indonesian Migrant Workers (UPT P3TKI) of Surabaya. Workers abroad recruitment strategies conducted by UPT P3TKI Surabaya, are Indonesian Migrant Workers placement program between the government (Government to Government) to South Korean, program placement and protection of Indonesian Migrant Workers (PPTKLN) socialization, technical guidance (BIMTEK) by interagency intergovernmental working (AKAN) officers. Suggestions to UPT P3TKI Surabaya, to open branches of the UPT P3TKI to districts in East Java to simplify and expedite the deployment process of TKI abroad.