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Thammasat University

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

Thammasat University, the second oldest university in Thailand, is one of the best known and respected institutions of higher learning in the country. Officially established on 27 June 1934, the university was originally named "Thammasat Lae Karn Muang" or the "University of Moral Science and Politics". It started out as an open university with 7,094 students enrolled in its first academic year studying law and politics. The guiding philosophy of the the university was "to teach students to love and cherish democracy". Over the decades since its founding, Thammasat University has evolved from being an open university for law and politics to a prestigious international university offering all levels of academic degrees across a broad spectrum of fields and disciplines. It has graduated more than 300,000 undergraduate and graduate students who have greatly contributed to the development and progress of Thai society and the nation. The university's alumni have included Royal Family members, prime ministers and government figures, leading corporate figures and national artists. Presently, Thammasat University has over 30,000 students (25,000 undergradutes) enrolled in 23 faculties, colleges and institutes: the faculties of Law; Commerce and Accountancy; Political Science; Economics; Journalism and Mass Communication; Liberal Arts; Social Administration; Sociology and...
This institute is rated 4 Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Social Responsibility
Specialist Criteria
Inclusiveness
551- 600
2012
601-650
2013
601-650
2014
601-650
2015
151-200
2015
151-200
2016
60.1
Academic Reputation
69.3
Employer Reputation
78
Citations per Paper
77.9
H-index Citations
206=
2013
264
2014
268
2015
62.30
Overall Score
66.7
Academic Reputation
66.2
Employer Reputation
45.5
Citations per Paper
45.6
H-index Citations
107
2013
134=
2014
143
2015
Asian University Rankings
43.50
Overall Score
60
Academic Reputation
65
Employer Reputation
42
International Faculty
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,984
International
207

Number of students

29,591
Postgraduate 8%
Undergraduate 92%

Number of international students

305
Postgraduate 65%
Undergraduate 35%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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