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Chiang Mai University (Faculty of Economics)

Chiang Mai Thailand

Economics has been taught at Chiang Mai University since 1964, initially by the Economics Department of the Faculty of Social Sciences. On 28 August 1992, the faculty of Economics, known today as Chiang Mai School of Economics or CMSE, was officially established according to the Royal Thai Government s Development Plan for the Northern region and the objectives of Chiang Mai University in providing undergraduate and postgraduate education in regional areas, and to serve as a social center for advance research and academic services.
239 Huay Kaew Rd., Muang, Chiang Mai 50200 Thailand

◆UMAP Contact Person

Ms.Kulcharee Kritsadathikarnkul
Faculty of Economics, Chiang Mai University

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: 6 August 2018
To: -Bachelor's: 12 December 2018
- Master's: 1 December 2018
·Second Semester
From: 2 January 2019
To: 20 May 2019
·Third Semester
From: 21 May 2019 (Summer Session)
To: 20 July 2019 (Summer Session)

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum - Bachelor's Degree: 9 credits/ regular semester
- Master's Degree: 6 credits/ regular semester
·Maximum - Bachelor's Degree: 22 credits/ regular semester , 9 credits/ summer sessions
- Master's Degree: 15 credits/ regular semester , 6 credits/ summer sessions

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation

- Bachelor's Degree: 135 credits
- Master's Degree: 42 credits

·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

- Bachelor's Degree: 4 years
- Master's Degree: 1.5 years

◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

- Degree: Bachelor of Economics ; Program: International Program
- Degree: Master of Economics ; Program: International Program


◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
One to two semesters
·Language Proficiency Requirements
- Bachelor's Degree:
Minimum IELTS band score of 5.0 or TOEFL score of 500 PBT or 173 CBT or 61 IBT or CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference) Level A2

- Master's Degree:
Minimum IELTS band score of 5.5 or TOEFL score of 500 PBT or 173 CBT or 61 IBT or CMU-eTEGS score of 65 or CU-TEP score of 75 or TU-GET score of 550 or KU-EPT score of 60
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Computer Room, Quantitative Analysis Room, ITSC Room, Faculty's Library


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Off Campus Assistance:


·Medical Insurance
·Visa Process
Non-Immigrant Visa "ED"

Application Submission Deadline: 1 May 2018