文部科学省 大学の世界展開力強化事業 ~海外との戦略的高等教育連携支援~

Re-Inventing Japan Project –Support for Strategic Higher Education Cooperation with Overseas–

Partner Universities

Mahidol University (MU)

AIMS Students  |  5

Location  |  Nakhon Pathom, THAILAND

TOEFL iBT  |  79

Established  |  1943

Period  |  April-July, September – January

Undergraduate  |  18,702 (as of 2013)

Fields of study  |  International Business

Founded by Chulalongkorn the Great (King Rama V) in 1889, Mahidol University lies in the heart of Bangkok and is one of Thailand’s oldest educational institutions. What started as Thailand’s first medical school has since gone through many changes and advancements to become the university it is today with 17 faculties, 7 research institutes, and 6 colleges. The Mahidol University International College (MUIC) is the destination of SAIMS International students. Established in 1986, it was the very first English language bachelor’s program operated by a national university in Thailand. It offers an international-style education in English for undergraduate training in the arts and sciences. The school’s mission is not only to provide knowledge in specialized fields, but to nurture capable, balanced individuals who can utilize that knowledge for the good of mankind.