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THAMMASAT UNIVERSITY

 

UT Austin students have the opportunity to study at Thammasat University in Bangkok, Thailand. Founded in 1934, Thammasat University is the second oldest university in Thailand and has become one of Thailand's leading institutions of higher learning with over 22,000 students. The city of Bangkok is endowed with a long history of cultural heritage, economic dynamism and social diversity amid an aura of the modern development. Thailand draws more visitors than any other Southeast Asian country and has festivals linked to Buddhist or Brahman rituals following a lunar calendar.

No language requirement.

*Participation on this program requires submission of restricted regions paperwork.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • Management
  • Operations Management
  • Art History
  • Finance

2 Programs Available for THAMMASAT UNIVERSITY

Sponsored by UT Austin - a University-wide Exchange

Academic Information

Open to all students; however, UT Austin students must enroll in at least 3 classes taught by the Faculty of Economics at Thammasat and one Economics class. Outside this, students may also enroll in any classes offered by other departments.

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

University housing is not available. Students must arrange their own accommodations; however, a list of recommended housing resources is available on the International Office. Assistance is also offered to reserve apartments prior to the student's arrival. View the accommodation section at the link below to view housing options.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Students pay a one-time $75 application fee and regular UT tuition for semester abroad. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/visa, food, local transportation, and general costs of living. Financial aid scholarships may be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 5, 2020 to May 29, 2020
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2019
- Fall
  • August 5, 2019 to December 20, 2019
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2019

Application Code

100098

Additional Resources

Program Website
Scholarships
Exchange Partner Information
Visa Information

Next Step

1) Attend an "Explore: Asia" info session. Dates and locations listed on the website. 2) See an academic advisor about needed credit while abroad. 3) Attend a "Ready to Apply: Asia" session. Dates and times given to participants after attending Explore: Asia session. 4) Complete Mandatory Pre-departure Orientation.


Sponsored by McCombs School of Business

Academic Information

Many courses are available that fit nicely into the McCombs BBA degree plan. Finance internships for Juniors and Seniors are possible depending on availability on a case by case basis. Apply early for internships. Thai language courses are offered. Don't book air travel until Thammasat confirms the exact dates for your term abroad.

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - Yes

Housing

University housing is not available. Students must arrange their own accommodations; however, a list of recommended housing resources is available on the International Office. Assistance is also offered to reserve apartments prior to the student's arrival. View the accommodation section at the link below to view housing options.

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Undergraduate

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 application fee, $500 Exchange Admin fee, and regular UT tuition for their semester exchange. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, transportation, and costs of living. Participants pay required emergency health insurance coverage at $19 per week. Financial aid and scholarships can be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 5, 2020 to May 29, 2020
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2019
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2019
- Fall
  • August 4, 2019 to December 20, 2019
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2019

Application Code

150001

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
Brochure
Program Dates
Frequently Asked Questions
Scholarships

Next Step

Learn more by attending a BBA International Programs general information session. Students must attend an information session prior to meeting with a BBA International Programs Coordinator for an advising appointment.

Program information above is subject to change