Study In Thailand

Higher Study in Thailand

The Degrees are

  1. Diploma Degree.
  2. Associate Degree.
  3. Bachelor’s Degree.
  4. Graduate Diploma Degree.
  5. Master’s Degree.
  6. Doctor’s Degree.


Semester Offer

In Thailand, most universities offer three semesters in one academic year in different time.

  1. Semester 1: June to October.
  2. Semester 2: November to March.
  3. Semester 3: April to May. Or


  1. Semester 1: August to December.
  2. Semester 2: January to May.
  3. Semester 3: June to July.

Requirements for Bachelor’s Program

  1. Academic
  2. At least 12 years of education (HSC equivalent).
  3. Language Proficiency
  4. Students should be proficient in Thai for communication.
  5. Most Universities require: TOEFL CBT score 197 or iBT score 71. Or IELTS band score 5.5 minimum.
  6. Course Length
  7. Bachelor’s Degree: Normally requires 4 years of full-time study. With the exception of some academic disciplines, e.g. Architecture and Pharmacy, five years; Medicine, Dentistry, and Veterinary Medicine, six years.


Requirements for Master’s Program

  1. Academic
  2. You must have had 16 years of education.
  3. Language Proficiency
  4. Students should be proficient in Thai for communication.
  5. Most Universities require: TOEFL CBT score 197 or iBT score 71. Or IELTS band score 5.5 minimum.
  6. Course Length
  7. Master’s Degree: Normally requires 2 years of full-time study.
  8. Doctoral Degree: Normally requires 3 to 4 years of full-time study.

Subjects & Faculties for Bachelor’s & Master’s Program

Accounting, Agricultural Science, Agro Industry, Allied Health Science, Applied Chemistry, Applied Microbiology, Applied Thai Medicine, Architecture, Arts, BBA, Biodiversity Conservation and Ecotourism, Biological Sciences, Biosciences, Biotechnology, Commercial and Management, Communication Arts, Communication Science & Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Sciences, Cosmetic Science, Dentistry, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Management, Fine & Applied Arts, Food Technology, Health Care, Hospitality Industry Management, Human Resource Management, Humanities and Social Science, Interdisciplinary, International Business, Islamic Studies, Law, Liberal Arts, Management of Information Technology, Management Science, Marine Technology, Marketing and E-Commerce, MBA, Medicine, Multimedia Technology and Animation, Natural Resources, Nursing, Pharmaceutical Science, Physical Science, Political Science, Population Studies, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Renewable Energy, School of Sport Science, Science and Liberal Arts, Service Industries, Social Sciences, Software Engineering, Sport Science, Technology and Management, Tourism & Hotel Management, Veterinary Science etc.



  1. Tuition Fees in $US
  2. Bachelor’s level: It depends on Public & Private Universities. The average tuition fee is $US3804 to $US13330 for total 4 years cost.
  3. Master’s level: The average tuition fee is $US3582 to $US8987 for total 2 years cost.
  4. Doctoral Programs:

Total tuition & others fee for both Bachelor’s & Master’s Degree Graduates are $US9358

  1. Living & Other Expense in $US
  2. Accommodation: $US67 to $US192 per month.
  3. Food: $US96 to $US193 per month.
  4. Transport: $US32 to $US58 per month.
  5. Books, CDs & Newspaper: $US32 to $US64 per month.


How to Apply to The University

  1. Check with the departments to see if there is a closing date for your application.
  2. You should write directly to the Institution’s Admission Office for detailed application information and forms.
  3. You can also download application form from university website.
  4. Some universities have an on-line application facility.
  5. Admission Office will inform you about the documentation, translation, and visa requirements.
  6. You should start at least one year in advance to compile the necessary information and documentation.
  7. The decision of the institution is usually announced within approximately six to eight months of the application deadline.


Supporting Documents

  1. Completed Application Form
  2. Official English version of all educational documents including marks sheets.
  3. A letter of acceptance issued by school.
  4. School/College leaving certificate.
  5. One or more letters of recommendation.
  6. Certificate of English Language Proficiency Test.
  7. Photocopy of your passport.


Other Information

  1. Medical Insurance

A medical and nursing service is available at the Student Health Centre. The University also provides a 24-hour first aid and ambulance service, and arranges health and accident insurance cover for all students.

  1. Working in Thailand:

Students are allowed to work up to 20 hours per week during their school term. In Thailand, students are allowed to work full time during official school holidays.

  1. Jobs in Thailand
  2. Students are allowed to work Teaching, Computer and IT, Writing and Editing, Engineering, Entertainment and in Music, Waiters or Cooking, Hotel, Cleaner, University cafeteria etc.
  3. Average wages from part time job is $US5 to $US10 per hour.
  4. Credit Transfer Facility
  5. Students may apply for credit transfer program at undergraduate or postgraduate level in Thailand.
  6. The maximum amount of credit that may be granted normally is not greater than 50% of the course.
  7. Most of the universities in Thailand consider minimum “B” grade for acceptance.


You have to submit the following documents to your target university:

  1. Your application form for the Undergraduate or Postgraduate coursework program.
  2. Official copies of your academic transcript.
  3. Also include an official letter from head of the school/department of your university, from where you have already completed the courses.
  4. Detailed course outlines (Official Copy) including subject descriptions, methods of teaching and assessment, reading lists, number of hours of teaching etc.
  5. The academic level you are studying (e.g. First Year, Second Year etc.).
  6. How many credits you have completed.
  7. An explanation of the grading system used at your institution.
  8. Information on the total units of study requirement (i.e. how many credits are required) for the completion of the degree.
  9. Scholarships
  10. There is a huge number of scholarship available on International Scholarship Database of VarsityAdmission.COM site.
  11. Thailand – KAAD and AIT Master and Doctoral Degree Scholarships.
  12. Master and Doctoral Scholarship.