According to the 2021 Times World University Rankings, Thailand has 14 universities on the overall rankings of world university influence. The largest in the country is Mahidol University, which ranks between 601-800 in the world rankings. Mai University ranks second in the country and ranks between 801-1000 in the world. A total of 5 universities in Thailand are among the top 1,000.
The educational system of higher education in Thailand is 4 years, which is relatively close to that of the United States in terms of education system. Higher education is divided into four levels, with two to three years for junior colleges, four years for undergraduates, five to six years for some departments, two years for master's programs, and three years for doctoral programs. Both undergraduates and junior colleges enroll middle school graduates or those with equivalent academic ability, and can be admitted by examination and exemption.
The outstanding majors of Thai universities include: engineering technology, tourism service industry, agriculture, public health and health, humanities, literature and art, forestry, science, business administration, medicine, etc., and most university degrees have been more than ten years ago. Recognized by universities in developed countries.
WHY THAILAND'S EDUCATION ?
The quality of education has been recognized by international examination institutions, and the diplomas issued have been recognized by many countries in Europe, the United States, and Canada. Higher education institutions offer 357 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral international courses taught in English, most of which are established by 24 state-owned and private institutions approved by the Ministry of Universities.
The cost of a four-year undergraduate degree in a Thai university is almost equivalent to the cost of studying in Europe and the United States for a year. Education and living expenses are relatively low, which is a more practical choice for families who want to study abroad but are not financially affluent. Moreover, Thailand is located in Asia and it is more convenient to return home. Bangkok is also one of the cities with the cheapest international air tickets and the most international fligh
Most of Thailand's higher education institutions are concentrated in the capital Bangkok and the surrounding areas of Bangkok. The school has strong funds and a large faculty. On average, more than 70% of the teachers in each university are foreign teachers. The quality of its education has been recognized by international examination institutions, and the academic qualifications awarded have been recognized by many countries in Europe, the United States, and Canada.