Chulalongkorn University

Chulalongkorn University Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 596

University Overview

Chulalongkorn University ranking, founded in 1917, is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand’s largest city (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Chulalongkorn University ranking (CU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational Thai higher education institution that is officially recognized by Thailand’s Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Research, and Innovation. Chulalongkorn University (CU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 103-year-old Thai university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. CU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Chulalongkorn University Ranking

University Identity

Name Chulalongkorn University
Acronym CU
Founded 1917
Motto Knowledge with Virtue
Colours Pink

University Location

Address 254 Phyathai Road, Pathumwan Bangkok 10330 Bangkok Thailand
Tel +66 (2) 218 3333
Fax +66 (2) 216 1299

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Office of Academic Affairs Chulalongkorn University, Chamchuri 5 Building, 6 fl. Bangkok 10330 (2) 218 0201

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) ASEAN University Network (AUN) Asian Universities Alliance (AUA) Academic Consortium 21 (AC21)

Social Media


Chulalongkorn University's Facebook page for social networking


Chulalongkorn University's Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates


Chulalongkorn University's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking


Chulalongkorn University's YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos


Chulalongkorn University's Instagram or Flickr account for photos

Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Related Universities