Asian Institute of Technology
The Asian Institute of Technology promotes technological change and sustainable development in the Asian-Pacific region through higher education, research and outreach. Established in Bangkok in 1959, AIT has become a leading regional postgraduate institution and is actively working with public and private sector partners throughout the region and with some of the top universities in the world.
Asian University of Science and Technology
Asian University is an educational institution where the students come first, where the individual matters and where a strong community of learners exists. The faculty are not only teachers, but also friends. Classes are student-focused and challenging.Founded in 1993 with a MOU between Imperial College, University of London and Asian U. The grand opening of the University was graciously presided over by Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn on March 5th, 1999.
Bangkok University was officially founded in Bangkok on December 25, 1962 by Mr.Surat and Mrs.Pongtip Osathanugrah. Mr.Surat Osathanugrah is one of Thailand' s most prominent businessmen, a former Deputy Minister of Interior, a former Minister of Commerce and a former member of the House of Representatives, representing Khon Kaen province.
Burapha University is a public university located in Bangsaen, Chonburi, about 100 km. from Bangkok, in the Eastern Seaboard Area of Thailand. The campus covers an area of 256 acres. It was first established as the Bangsaen College of Education in 1955-the first tertiary education institution ever established outside of Bangkok- to produce graduates in teacher education.
Chiang Mai University
Chiang Mai University, known locally as Mor Chor, is Thailand’s oldest, largest, and most renowned institute of higher education. As President, it gives me great pleasure to introduce you to our university. Step onto our campus and you will find yourself entering a world where education is a living force, an irresistible energy that stimulates the creative and innovative spirit that resides within all of those who take up the challenge of the life-long pursuit of knowledge. Today, we live in a world driven by a hitherto unprecedented acceleration in the rate of technological advancement and its concomitant demands for increasingly higher standards of academic excellence.
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand's first institution of higher learning, officially came into being in March, 1917. The groundwork and preparation for it in terms of planning and development, however, took place more than a century ago.
Dhurakij Pundit University (DPU), which in Thai means University of Business Knowledge, is one of the most distinguished, private universities in Thailand, increasingly recognized by the international academic community. It was established in 1968 as a simple business college with some 40 students by its two founders, Dr. Sawai Sudhipitak and Mr. Sanan Ketudat.
Eastern Asia University
Establishment of Eastern Asia University was based upon the charitable motives of the founder, additionally to distinguished educators and well-known business people have joined forces in this effort to prepare future generations of Thailand, to participate in the administration and workforces for Thailand. From its beginning in1996 to its eight-year in 2004, all have endeavored to bring benefits to the educational system. All areas of operation have progressed as smoothly as prescribed in our second development plan.
Khon Kaen University
Khon Kaen University (KKU) was one of four regional universities established in 1964 as part of a decentralized development plan for higher education in Thailand. The campus is located in the northwest sector of Khon Kaen, just a few kilometres from the center of the city. Situated in a most attractive park, the campus covers approximately 900 hectares.
King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang
Education and research in science and technology are the foundation of the development of the nation. King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang Vision is To be a premier education institute with emphasis on research in science and technology: creating innovation and knowledge through wisdom and arts for the nation's development toward international success.
King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Thonburi
King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi intends to play a leading role in research study, development and selection of technology appropriate to Thai economic and social contexts, and in helping Thai community to be peaceful and to have competitive capability.
Krirk University was firstly established and operated at a building on Ratchdamnoen Road in 1952 by Archarn Dr. Krirk Mangalabruks (1915-1987) the famous educator both nationally and internationally.
Founded in June 7, 1934, Maejo University is considered as the oldest agricultural institution in the country. It was first established as the Northern Agricultural Teachers Training School under the Ministry of Education and was later transferred under the Ministry of Agriculture to become the Kasetsart Preparatory School. After a year, it was officially installed as Maejo Agricultural School to serve as a research station of Kasetsart University (KU), a state university in Bangkok.
Mahachulalongkorn Buddhist University
Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya University (MCU) was established by His Majesty the King Chulalongkorn the Great in BE 2430/CE 1887. It was located at Wat Mahadhatu, formerly, it was named “Mahadhatuvidyalaya”. The leading center of Buddhist education integrating Buddhism with modern sciences towards greater mental and social development. Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya University has strong intentions to be the international center of Buddhist and philosophical education and research, producing graduates with Buddhist academic excellence, abilities to apply Buddhist knowledge into various sciences, respectable conduct, curiosity, spiritual and intellectual leadership, problem-solving abilities, faithfulness and dedication towards Buddhism, self-sacrifice for society, understanding of social changes, visions, and with the potential to develop themselves.
Mahidol University is one of the most prestigious universities, not only in Thailand, but also internationally. Thus, the university was ranked top in both research and teaching by the Office of the Higher Education Commission, Ministry of Education, Thailand in the country’s first ever university rankings in 2005. In addition, it was ranked among the top three Thai universities by the Asiaweek in 1999 and by Times Higher Education Supplement (THES/QS) in 2006. Mahidol University's ranking in the THES/QS 2007 ranking improved further to 284th position among the top 400 Universities.
Naresuan University (NU), located in Phitsanulok, Thailand, was named after King Naresuan the Great. Formerly a campus of Srinakharinwirot University, NU was established as a public university in 1990. Although not many years have passed since its inception, NU has already earned the reputation of being one of the most progressive universities in Thailand. It aims to be a comprehensive university dedicated to the development of world-class graduates and new knowledge for the purpose of creating excellent resources for regional and national development.
National Institute of Development Administration
National Institute of Develpoment Administration (NIDA) is a graduate institute under the Commission on Higher Education, the Ministry of Education. It was founded on April 1, 1966 with initial assistance from the School of Public .NIDA is a dynamic, unique, service-oriented graduate institution which strives to meet many of Thailand’s and the region’s critical needs in development administration. Recognizing the increasing independence of nations across the globe and responding to the priorities of Thailand’s Plan for Higher Education, NIDA seeks to meet the new challenges of international cooperation, understanding, and service.
Payap University is a private non-profit institution founded in 1974 by the Church of Christ in Thailand, with a student community from many countries and all faiths. Payap offers undergraduate degrees taught in Thai in nine faculties: Accountancy, Finance and Banking, Business Administration, Economics, Humanities, Law, Nursing, Science, Social Science and Theology. Four undergraduate degrees are taught in English: Computer Information Systems, International Business Management, International Hospitality Management and English Communication.
Prince of Songkla University
university move to a permanent location in the southern city of Pattani. In 1971 a secondcampus was established in Hat Yai. The university's first ten years of development were characterized by a steady expansion of it's academic disciplines. Also during this time the importance of maintaining high academic standards was instilled into the minds of the university faculty.
SHINAWATRA UNIVERSITY , SIU , AIMS TO BE A LEADING INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITION UNIVERSITY , WHIT AN EMPHASIS ON REASEARCH , STRIVING FOR EXCELLENCE IN LEARNING AND TEACHING, INNOVATION , LEADERSHIP, MANAGEMENT, ENTREPRENEURSHIP, OUTREACH AND SERVICE WHIT THE HEIGHEST ETHICAL STANDARDS AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITIES.
Originally founded by the late Dr. Narong Mongkhonvanit in 1965, it was formally established as a Private Higher Education Institution with authorization to grant the degrees in 1973. The main mission of this institution is to respond to the need of the country in providing quality education as to produce graduates with academic excellence, high professional skill and sound ethical principles.
Like other parts of present Bangkok (Krungthep), what is now the main campus of Srinakharinwirot University, was, 220 years ago, part of a swampy, monsoonal floodplain fed by the Chaophraya River. Since then, many industrial and technological developments have contributed to the growth and development of its present site. And, it is on this site that a fine bronze statue of its founder, Dr. Saroj Buasri, nourished our first educators in 1949. Conditions were far from modern and the University was still surrounded by much tropical riverine and canal (khlong) vegetation, aquatic animals and a largely, boat-bound but not-dense, ethnically diverse human population.
Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University
The University was officially established by Royal Charter on 5 September 1978, under the name of "Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University". The University has thus designated 5 September of each year as the commemorative date of the University's founding.?Mission Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University, in response to individual and societal needs, holds to the principle of lifelong education and aims to develop the quality of life of people, generally by increasing the level of knowledge of working people and expanding the educational opportunities for secondary-school graduates. This is accomplished by establishing a distance education system which employs correspondence media, radio broadcasts, television, and other methods that enable students to study on their own without having to enter an actual classroom.
Suranaree University of Technology
Suranaree University of Technology was established as a public autonomous university, outside the civil service system, under the supervision of the Royal Thai Government. It is a university town which aims to promote internal and external efficiency and academic freedom in its operations and to be a community of scholars in the arts, sciences and technology, to benefit both the individual and society. This university hereby pledges itself to excellence in all its missions: to improve the quality of life and to collect and create knowledge, moral ethos and wisdom for the everlasting development of mankind.
Ubon Rajathanee University (UBU) was established as a public university under the Royal Charter in 1990. It is situated in the strategically-important province of Ubon Ratchathani in Esarn, the north-eastern region of Thailand. It is a rapidly growing institution serving the country's national policy of education for all as a means of achieving sustainable development.