Kasetsart University

Kasetsart University Ranking

country rank: 6
world rank: 1066

University Overview

Kasetsart University, founded in 1943, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the suburbs of Bangkok, Thailand’s largest city (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Kasetsart University (KU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Thai higher education institution that is officially recognized by Thailand’s Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Research, and Innovation. In a variety of fields of study, Kasetsart University (KU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 77-year-old Thai university has a stringent admission process based on entrance exams. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. KU additionally 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.

Kasetsart University Ranking

University Identity

Name Kasetsart University
Acronym KU
Founded 1943
Motto Knowledge of the Land
Colours Green

University Location

Address 50 Ngam Wong Wan Road, Ladyao, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900 Bangkok Thailand
Tel +66 (2) 579 0133
Fax +66 (2) 942 8998

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) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 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
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 50 Ngam Wong Wan Rd., Ladyao, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900 (2) 942 8020

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)

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