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Fact Sheet:
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Duration: Academic Year, Semester Minimum GPA: 3.0
Language Requirement: 0 no minimum language requirement Language of Instruction: English
Class Standing: Junior, Senior, Sophomore NC State Students Only: Yes
Program Type: Exchange Provider: NC State
High Impact Experiences: Volunteer Opportunities Additional Requirements: None
Program Coordinator: Maura McCarthy College or Unit: N/A
Program Description:
Spring cycle applications will close on July 15. 
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Location




As a cosmopolitan city with over 8 million residents, Bangkok is known for its night life and shopping. Mass transit makes it easy to travel around and explore this busy, on-the-go city. Tourism is the city's main revenue generator, but this port city also has a substantial trade industry. The average temperature is 90 degrees year round.

University

Chulalongkorn University was founded in 1917 with the purpose of educating individuals for leadership roles in the public and private sectors. The University is composed of 41 faculties, departments, colleges, academic, research, and service institutes, and academic offices. It is the only Thai university ranked in the The Times Higher World's Top 200. The total student population at Chulalongkorn is approximately 40,000.

Academics
For a list of academic programs taught in English, click here.

The Transfer Credit Database lists courses that have been previously approved at Chulalongkorn University.  Please note: their applicability to a specific degree program varies by department.  This list is not inclusive. Additional courses can be approved for credit by using the course approval form and process, which is a part of the application for study abroad.  Please refer to the academic information on the host university website for all courses available to study abroad students.

 
Housing

Students have the opportunity to live on-campus or off campus.

On-Campus Housing: On-campus housing is extremely limited due to the area the university is located. If you wish to live on-campus, apply far in advance to secure a spot. On-campus housing is available at the Suksit Nives International House which has air conditioning, 24 hour security and a fire prevention system. On-campus housing is also available at the U-Center dormitory. Prices range from 3,650-7,500 Baht/person/month depending on room type.

Off-Campus Housing: Chulalongkorn University has agreements with several nearby apartment buildings. These apartments have modern amenities and standard apartment appliances. The prices range steeply depending on location and apartment type.

More info about housing can be found here.

Highlights

The University reserves the right to alter the program format and/or costs in case of conditions beyond its control. If the program is canceled or a student withdraws, a refund of program costs may not be available in all cases. Please refer to the Study Abroad Office Refund Policy for details.
Contact us: study_abroad@ncsu.edu

Travel Docs
Students are required to purchase a student visa in order to participate in this exchange program. For specific information on applying for a visa, please visit this link
Money
Cost information is shown in the budget link, above. Financial aid is generally available to help qualified NC State students meet the expenses of study abroad. For additional funding, NC State students should consider applying for a study abroad scholarship, and check out other ideas for funding study abroad such as applying to outside scholarships, and starting a funding page
Dates
Semester 1: August-December
Semester 2 : January-May (NOTE:Chulalongkorn's application deadline is July 15)
 

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 02/08/2018
02/15/2018 TBA TBA
Fall 2018 02/08/2018
02/15/2018 TBA TBA
NOTE: For exact dates, see info from host university.
Spring 2019 09/15/2018 09/28/2018 TBA TBA

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