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Chulalongkorn University

4.1 out of 5 (29 ratings / 24 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)

About

History

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. 

Education

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
2021
208 39
2020
247 24
2019
271
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
2021
516 6
2020
522 26
2019
548
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
2021
601 200
2020
801
2019
801
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2020
701 -100
2019
601 -100
2018
501
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.

Services

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

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Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

The course structure was good but the teaching style was not what I wanted.

My hope to change Thailand
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

My experience studying political Science at Chulalongkorn University was flabbergasted, because i have learned a lot of essential theories and various aspect that i could use to analyse the both internal and international politices. Moreover, according to the political riots and human rights violation in Thailand, which extreamly inspired me to continue studying law in my...

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

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