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Thammasat University

24 months
1054 USD/year
1054 USD/year
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The master’s degree in Economics (international) program at Thammasat University is a full-time course aimed at producing economics graduates equipped with expertise in economic analysis. Coursework in theoretical and applied economics develops advanced academic and professional abilities in research.


Learning outcomes

At its inception, the enrollment at the Masters of Economics. English program at Thammasat University was set at 20 Thai students annually. When the program extended admission to foreign applicants in 1972, class size expanded to 25. Beginning in 1979, additional scholarships were provided by the Ford Foundation under the New International Economic Order Program, and the class size has increased to 30 students annually. Foreign students increased are welcomed from Bangladesh, Canada, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Belgium, and the United States. After the program’s success, the Faculty initiated a Ph.D. program in Economics, also with English as the teaching medium. The program is open to current master students of the Faculty and qualified graduates from elsewhere. Recognition of credits earned from other master programs is possible.

The programs have trained hundreds of Thai and foreign students, many of whom now hold prominent positions in business, academic, and international organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Contemporary Economic Issues
  • Econometrics
  • Advanced Econometrics
  • Applied Econometrics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Foreign applicants must have completed a bachelor’s degree or the equivalent from a recognized international institution.
Required Documents
  • certificate of health from a government hospital 
  • copy of citizen ID card/passport
  • 2 letters of recommendation (one letter should be completed by a university faculty member, if applicable) 
  • 1 copy of official certificate of English proficiency (GRE, TOEFL, or IELTS)
  • 1 copy of official transcript – master’s degree (if applicable)
  • 1 copy of official transcript – bachelor’s degree.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1054 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 527 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    1054 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 527 USD per semester during 24 months.

16,500 Thai baht

Living costs for Bangkok

23180 - 36560 THB /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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