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Chulalongkorn University

4.2 out of 5 (26 ratings / 22 reviews) Bangkok, Thailand
The main mission of Chulalongkorn University is to be the center for academic learning and professional excellence. This is in line with the vision of the university’s founder, King Rama VI, who established the university as a tribute to his father, King Rama V.

Master's Programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (3)
Agriculture & Forestry (2)
Applied Sciences & Professions (2)
Education & Training (1)
Journalism & Media (1)



Founded in March 1917, Chulalongkorn University is Thailand’s first institution of higher learning. The groundwork and preparation for the university’s establishment, however, took place almost half a century earlier. 


Through the pursuit, development, dissemination and application of knowledge, Chulalongkorn University works to educate students with professional know-how and research skills, as well as preserve the arts, culture, and values. In addition to academic knowledge and learning, the university hopes to instill in students a sense of morality, social responsibility, and public service.

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University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
208 39
247 24
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
516 6
522 26
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
601 200
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Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
701 -100
601 -100
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Housing services

Chulalongkorn University International House ( CU iHouse) is a 26-storey, 846-unit, on campus residence for international students and lecturers. Rooms come fully furnished with air conditioning, modern conveniences, 24-hour security and safety systems. The residence is included in the university’s shuttle bus services.

Medical services

The Health Service Centre has been providing medical consultation and treatment for CU faculty members, students and employees supervised by doctors from Chulalongkorn Hospital everyday for over 20 years.

Student Life

Sports facilities

  • Chulalongkorn Stadium
  • Indoor Sports Gymnasium 
  • Tennis Courts 
  • Futsal Field 
  • Golf 
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Swimming Pools 
  • Fitness and Body Training Facilities
  • CU Sports Complex.

Student Reviews

Electrical Engineering in Chula
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

there are a lot of quizzes which is good as students need to be studying quite all the time and they tend to responsible for tasks. The equipment used in the lab is old and some do not function very well

Dream or real life
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

I have been studying Medicine for almost two years Which its course is actually 6 years long. I recently am thinking about study Veterinary Medicine because I have been suffering from study what I’m not that interested and I have always been loving animals for my entire life and want to dedicate my life helping them. However, due to financial stability , Doctor is the...

Just a small hope for a big dream
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I really want to study in Chulalongkorn University in Thailand to complete my Master degree i heard that people out their are really welcoming and i really want to explore the country and learn their ritual and of ourse complete my course as well its My dream University hope i will get in

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