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Mahasarakham University

Maha Sarakham Thailand

Mahasarakham University (MSU) is a soaring competitive eco-friendly green university situated in the “Center of Education”, the Northeast of Thailand. MSU is composed of two campuses nestled by eighteen faculties, two colleges and one school. To its 45,000 total annual enrolment, it offers three study areas covering Health Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences and Science and Technology.

In addition to its global preparedness, MSU offers international graduate and baccalaureate programs in the following disciplines: Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Accountancy, Tourism and Hotel Management and Science and Technology. MSU, an institution where Education, Culture and Community Meet, aims to provide a genuine world-class education to its students both academically and socially. It is a place that prioritizes the good values of being responsible and committed to its community. 

Mahasarakham University is a community-based institution of knowledge and wisdom, academically serving the community with varieties of educational systems and proper technologies, in addition to taking a leading role in research and integration of local wisdom for international recognition, Mahasarakham University is strongly determined to seek and accumulate knowledge and wisdom for academic excellence through studies of local wisdom and the integration of universal disciplines for individuals’ intellectual growth and self-development in the aspects of academics, ethics, and morality.

MSU has been strongly determined in building world-wide connection and aimed at gaining further international recognition.  Hence to provide a great world-class exposure and experiential opportunity for global academic exchange that enhances scholarship and the student experience and mobility.  MSU has signed a great number of partnerships with over 60 institutions around the world.


242 Khamriang Sub-District, Kantarawichai District, Maha Sarakham Province, 44150 Thailand

◆UMAP Contact Person

Miss Jeeranan Suttijan
International Affairs Office

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: 31 July 2018
To: 11 December 2018
·Second Semester
From: 3 January 2019
To: 14 May 2019
·Third Semester
From: 21 May 2019
To: 1 August 2019

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum 9
·Maximum 25

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation


·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

4 (Depend on the faculties or the curriculums)

◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

1. Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management:
Title of Program: B.A. (International Tourism and Hospitality Management)
Admission requirement: Offered for Thai, International, and Exchange students with Thai/English language ability
Semesters of Study
·1st semester : August to December
·2nd semester : January to May

2. Faculty of Engineering:
Internship program (without salary) for 3-6 months in 12 reserch units, along with supervision from academic staffs.
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3.Mahsarakham Business School:
Title of Program: B.B.A. (International Business Program) Admission requirement: Offered for Thai, international, and exchange students with Thai/English language ability
Semesters of Study 1st semester : 31 July
2nd semester : 3 January
Every semester (At least 1 semester)
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4. Faculty of Science:
Title of Program: Master of Science Program in
Paleontology (M.Sc. (Paleontology))
Admission requirement: Offered for Thai, International, and Exchange students with Thai/English language ability
Semesters of Study
·1st semester : 31 July
·2nd semester : 3 January
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◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
1-2 semesters or 1 year
·Language Proficiency Requirements
English/ IELTS= Band5, TOEFL= 500, or any equivalence
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Pick up at Khon Kaen Airport, Khon Kaen Province and Bus Station in Maha Sarakham Province


Home stay:


Off Campus Assistance:


·Medical Insurance
·Visa Process

Application Submission Deadline: 
First Cycle: May
Second Cycle: October