Thailand, Thammasat University, Bangkok

The University of Thammasat which was founded in 1934 was initially specialized in law, politics and economics, before steadily expanding its academic range from the 1950s onwards. Since then the University has been ranked 2nd in the field of Humanities and Economics in the 2013 QS World University Ranking. The University is divided amongst two locations: the original Tha-Phracan campus, and the Rangsit campus, which was founded in 1986. The University of Thammasat offers a total of 240 courses, with all undergraduate programs being solely taught at the The Rangsit campus. The Department of Social and Economic Sciences is comprised of 10 faculties, including:

  • Faculty of Economics,
  • Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy,
  • Faculty of Social Administration,
  • Faculty of Learning Science and Education
  • School of Global Business
  • School of Development Studies
  • Collage of Innovation


University Thammasat University
City Bangkok
Population ca. 8.300.000 (2010)
Suitable for Bachelor or Master
No. of Students ca. 34000
Academic year

1st Semester: January - May

2nd Semester: August - December

Required Language skills Englisch, TOEFL (mind. 79 Punkte)/ IELTS (mind. 6,5 Punkte) or Cambridge Test C1 (same score like TOEFL)
Language of instruction English
Helpful Links

Application process

  • 1. Apply at the Study Abroad Advisory team:
    Until the 15th of Jan for the following winter semester
    Until the 15th of June for the following summer semester
    Application documents are only available online during the application period under this URL.
  • 2. If your application is successful you will be nominated as a suitable candidate at the host university.
  • 3. Please note that you must conduct the enrolment process yourself at the host university. Also take note of any additional application deadlines.
  • 4. Some points to consider when starting your travel arrangements:

    • International travel insurance
    • Credit approval procedures
    • Possible visa application
    • Book flights
    • Etc.

Application documents

Deadlines & Application documents

Experience reports (in German)

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2018/2019_1

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