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Payap University

Chiang Mai Thailand

Imagine studying with classmates from Japan, Korea, Bhutan, Vietnam, Jamaica, Brazil and Sweden. At International College, this dream has become a reality for many students; this is why we are proud to be able to call ourselves a truly multinational university. We believe that it is the diverse student body, passionate teachers and vibrant city that makes International College at Payap University different from the rest.
As Thailand’s first private university, we are proud of our long history. We have continued to build on the distinctive characteristics that make us truly international. As a well-established private institute, we have welcomed students from over 30 countries into our five undergraduate and three graduate programs at the International College. Our small class sizes guarantees a high level of tuition where you will not be just a number to your lecturers.
In each department you can expect five full-time instructors who are ready to share a wealth of knowledge. Our instructors come from all corners of the world. With years of teaching and research experience, as a student you will be guided carefully through your university career.
Being a student is not however just about studying and lectures. We encourage local interaction through community based initiatives. Our students are active members of the community and purse a number of extracurricular activities which helps expand their minds outside the classroom whilst helping others. Our Student Union’s main focus is to inspire motivation and a strong community feel. Clubs such as Game Night, Inter-department Sports Days, Movie Night and International Day are all highlights of activities our students enjoy over the academic year. There are many exciting opportunities waiting, make International College at Payap University your home from home.


Mae Khao Campus, Chiang Mai, 50000, Thailand
+(66)53 851 478
+(66)53 851 478

◆UMAP Contact Person

Mr. Michael Meallem
International Affairs

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: 18 June 2018
To: 6 October 2018
·Second Semester
From: 22 October 2018
To: 2 March 2019

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum 9
·Maximum 21

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation


·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program


◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

Information Technology (IT)
International Business Management (IBM)
Hospitality Industry Management (HIM)
English Communication (EC)

◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
One semester or one academic year.
·Language Proficiency Requirements
CEFR level B2 (or equivalent)
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports

Paradornparp International House (on campus)

Home stay:


Off Campus Assistance:


·Medical Insurance
Not included
·Visa Process
Non-immigrant visa type ED

Application Submission Deadline: 
- 31 March 2018 (for the first semester which will start in June 2018)
- 31 August 2018 (For the second semester which will start October 2018)