Mahidol University


Mahidol University is a universitywide partner in Bangkok, Thailand.

Student experiences

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Note: These reports are old and information can be out of date.

Here are some interesting videos:

Study Abroad in Thailand | Mahidol University

Life of a Mahidol Student // Thailand Vlog 2

COLLEGE TOUR- Mahidol University (MUIC)


General information for exchange students

Course information

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Mahidol University International College (Youtube)

Academic calendar

Trimester I: 2nd week of September - 3rd week of December
Trimester II: 2nd week of January - first week of April
Trimester III: last week of April - 3rd week of July

Orientation generally commences the 1st week of September for Trimester I, the 1st week of January for Trimester II and the 3rd week of April for Trimester III.

Exams take place early December for Trimester I, early April for Trimester II and late July for Trimester III.


Language requirements

Language requirements are still being negotiated. 

Other requirements

Proof of International Health Insurance. (In English only and must have a branch office in Thailand).

Areas of study open to exchange students
  • Business administration
  • Communication design
  • Computer engineering
  • Creative technology
  • Intercultural studies and languages
  • International relations and global affairs
  • Media communication
  • Sciences
  • Travel and service business
Courses at Master's level


Language of instruction


Housing assistance

No, all incoming students are strongly recommended to live in off-campus accommodations. There are many private apartments close to campus, and most private apartments provide a shuttle van service to the campus, free of charge. You should arrange for your accommodation before leaving your home country.

You can find more information about housing options on the website.

Estimated living costs per month

The average cost of living is around €750 per month, depending on your lifestyle (Estimate from 2022).


You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

If you are an exchange student, you must enroll a minimum of 12 credits and a maximum of 16 credits per trimester.

Number of places available

10 places per year


Selection was necessary in the past year.

You are advised not to place this exchange destination as a second or third choice. 


If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office:

Asia, Latin America & Middle East

Name: Ms. Clim Gorissen

North America & UK

Name: Ms. Cathelijne van Weelden

Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & Spain*

Name: Ms. Tessel Arendsen

* Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Universitat de Barcelona


Name: Ms. Mandy van den Houten

photo of Patrick Chan

General exchange questions

Name: Patrick Chan

Erasmus+ grant questions

The International Office can only help you with questions related to the content of your Learning Agreement and with signing documents on behalf of the Sending Institution.

For all other Erasmus+ grant related questions, please refer to the Erasmus+ grants for Studies page (scroll down to “Contact the Erasmus Office” to make an appointment) or send an e-mail to

For questions about faculty programmes and internships, contact the Faculty International Offices.

Phone availability

Phone: +31 (0)30-2531224
Office hours for calling: Monday and Thursday, 13:30-15:00

Make an appointment via Teams

We are available for appointments via Teams. If you have a question, use the calendar below to make an appointment.

If you are unable to make it to your appointment, please do not forget to cancel.