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Note: These reports are old and information can be out of date.


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

4-10 places, but this is still under negotiation


Unknown, since there hasn't been an exchange with this partner for a few years.


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