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Chulalongkorn University

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

Chulalongkorn University is Thailand?s oldest and one of the country?s most prestigious universities. It was officially established on March 26 1917 by King Vajiravudh (Rama VI) and named after his father King Chulalongkorn (Rama V) as he initiated a policy to promote education so the country to adapt to the developing world and avoid colonization. Chulalongkorn University opened with four faculties, Medicine, Public Administration, Engineering, and Arts and Sciences and an enrollment of 380 students. The first commencement ceremony took place on October 25, 1930 when King Prajadhipok (Rama VII) conferred degrees to the first and second classes of medical students. Today, the university consists of 18 faculties, three schools, three colleges and six institutes with a total enrollment of more than 32,500 undergraduate and graduate students. Chulalongkorn University has presented honorary degrees to a number of international dignitaries and heads of state including former US Presidents Lyndon B. Johnson and Bill Clinton, the late Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, former South African President Nelson R. Mandela and H.M. King Don Juan Carlos de Bourbon of Spain. In 2006, Chulalongkorn University was ranked ?Excellent? in both academics and research by the Commission of Higher Education. It also has been top...
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2012
239
2013
243
2014
253
2015
46.80
Overall Score
76.3
Academic Reputation
59
Employer Reputation
51-100
2013
51-100
2014
51-100
2015
60.4
Academic Reputation
83.5
Employer Reputation
76.3
Citations per Paper
75.7
H-index Citations
134
2013
123
2014
140
2015
71.40
Overall Score
71.2
Academic Reputation
72.6
Employer Reputation
76.1
Citations per Paper
64.6
H-index Citations
48
2013
48
2014
53
2015
Asian University Rankings
67.80
Overall Score
97.6
Academic Reputation
88.3
Employer Reputation
69.2
Citations per Paper
41
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
2,792
International
220

Number of students

38,871
Postgraduate 34%
Undergraduate 66%

Number of international students

857
Postgraduate 76%
Undergraduate 24%
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