Business and Managerial Economics, M.A. | Chulalongkorn University | Bangkok, Thailand
M.A. On Campus

Business and Managerial Economics

12 months
4214 USD/year
1224 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Arts in Business and Managerial Economics, MABE (International program) at Chulalongkorn University is a highly innovative one year program (Full-time student) and two year program (Part-time student) designed to meet the needs of companies and international organization in a growing world economy. 


Along with the process of globalization involving cooperation and integration of business activities, there is a high demand for individuals who have capacity and skills in working in the global economy. With the segmentation of national markets, changing technologies, and increase opportunities created by new entrepreneurial structures, graduate studies need to be more global, comprehensive, and technologically oriented.

The MABE at Chulalongkorn University represents a response to these demands of the international business community to prepare young managers for their international careers. The program provides a thorough grounding in the functional areas of business economics as well as understanding of business and managerial applications for global management perspective.

Aim of the Program

The M.A. in Business and Managerial Economics’ main goal is to develop student’s analytical and decision-making skills which can lead them to careers in the business, government or consulting fields. Experienced professional economists within the program will create an oddslot opportunity for students to influence and determine the formulation of management strategies and policies according to their understanding of our rapidly changing environment. Business economists’ works vary from the tactics of pricing and investment decision to an understanding of the context of national economies and global patterns of trade. Study in this field is a profession requiring adaptability, analytical skills, and ability to work with professionals from other disciplines.


Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Thailand, Chulalongkorn University (CU) is a very large (enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Chulalongkorn University (CU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 99 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades.

International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. CU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Economic Theory
  • Quantitative Methods in Economic Analysis
  • Cost and Financial Analysis
  • Economics of Production and Marketing Management
  • Economics of Human Resource Management
  • Money and Financial Management in Economic Development
  • Economics of International Business Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-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

  • Complete application form
  • Copy of ID card.
  • An official transcript from the previous university or college.
  • Copy of degree certificate.
  • CV / Current resume.
  • Two letters of recommendation from references who are to evaluate the applicant’s performance.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2107 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    1224 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 612 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • national: 23,000 Baht/semester
  • international: 80,000 Baht/semester 

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.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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