Semester Exchange - King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi - New Colombo Plan

Semester Exchange - King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi - New Colombo Plan

King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi is an engineering and technology academy in Thailand, focusing on teaching, researching as well as serving industry. It is located in Thung Khru district, Bangkok and was founded in 1960. Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi is the only Thai educational institution to figure among the top 400 universities, according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2012-13. King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi was founded as a research university serving as both educational park and industrial park. KMUTT currently produces qualified graduates and skilful human resources with strong quality and morality ground. The university actively involves in research and development as well as provides quality academic services contributing to enhancement of economy and quality of life.

Country: Thailand
Program Dates: Semester 1: May-October, semester 2: October-March
Area of study: Engineering and IT, Science,
Type of program: New Colombo Plan Semester Scholarship
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: English
Academic Advice: All students looking to apply for a program should seek Academic Advice with the relevant Department or Faculty.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must:

  • Have Australian Citizenship
  • Current enrolled students with a minimum GPA of 2.5 out of 4.0 scale 
  • Students have successfully completed at least one year of academic study at your university and have English proficiency

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online Expression of Interest form EOI online

You'll need to include:

Your personal details, One University preference, It should take around 2 - 3 minutes to complete an application.

Important notes:

Application Fee and Payment Options: For all exchange programs (semester and short term), there is a compulsory application fee. For more information and payment options please refer to the Cost and Funding Website.

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas. More information will be given to students upon acceptance.

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

*Disclaimer: Macquarie University does not ensure the quality or reputation of activities run externally, should students choose to undertake these activities they take on the full risk and responsibility. All students need to undertake their own risk assessment before departure, considering wisely their personal health and safety risks. Ultimately participation in these activities is at the students’ risk.

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Study a New Colombo Plan Semester Scholarship program in King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi for 5 months, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi is located in Thailand

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