KMUTT / King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi
Thung Khru, Thailand
Program A/B
2020 Fall (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 62.5% (Prerequisite)

General Information

Host Institution

Established year: 1960


President: Assoc. Prof. Suvit Saetia, PhD.


University type: Autonomous (State) University


Number of students: About 16,000 (Undergraduate 12,000, Graduate 4,000)



·        Established on February 4, 1960 by the Department of Vocational Education, Ministry of Education.

·        Three technical institutes are under the Department of Vocational Education Thonburi Technical Institute (TTI), North Bangkok Technical Institute and Nonthaburi Telecommunication Institute were combined forming King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology (KMIT)

·        In 1986, the three campuses of KMIT became three autonomous institutes, each having the status of university. KMIT Thonburi campus became King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Thonburi (KMITT)

In brief:

·        KMUTT is well known for innovative programs and strong curricula in science, technology and engineering. In addition, we have developed a reputation for outstanding research, skilled and proficient graduates, distinguished faculty members and effective supporting staff.

·        As the first government institute to become an autonomous university in Thailand, we are better equipped to serve the needs of our students and to direct research to real industrial and community issues.

·        The Universitys educational reach extends well beyond Bangkok and the surrounding areas by creating linkages with these communities and directing research projects that are of benefit to them. In addition, KMUTT works hand in hand with industry, capitalizing on the trust and collaboration built up over many years.

·        In 1998, KMUTT is the first among public universities in Thailand to receive full autonomy.

Strength of the University:

·        Leading technology academy in Thailand.

·        One of the nine National Research Universities (NRU) in Thailand.

·        Only leading Thai university in Engineering program under ASEAN International Mobility for Students Programme (AIMS)

·        One of the four Thai-SHARE members under the European Union Support to Higher Education in the ASEAN Region

·        Excellence in research and academic performance.

·        Strength in Architecture, Bioresources, Energy, Engineering, Environment, Linguistics, Science, and Technology


Academic calendar:

·        1st semester: August-December

·        2nd semester: January-May

·        Summer session: June-July


Introductory video:


Official website:

Mailing Address
126 Pracha-Uthit Road, Bang Mod, , Thung Khru, , Bangkok

Study Abroad Year
Fall Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:06/Jan/2020
2nd cycle: 16/Mar/2020
Contact information

Accept Program A 10students / Semester
Accept Program B

2students / Semester

approx USD $1700

Local currency56000

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒33

Update date 13/Apr/2020 07:27:29
Outline ID 439

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Bachelor's Degree
• Architecture
• Automation Engineering
• Chemical Engineering
• Civil Engineering
• Communication Design
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Science
• Electrical Communication and Electronics Engineering
• Environmental Engineering
• Industrial Design
• Interior Design

Master's Degree
• Applied Linguistics (English Language Teaching)
• Automotive Engineering
• Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
• Biotechnology
• Chemical Engineering (Chemical Engineering Practice School)
• Computer Engineering
• Design and Planning
• Electrical and Information Engineering
• Energy Technology
• Energy Technology and Management
• English for Professional and Communication
• Environmental Technology
• Environmental Technology and Management
• Food Engineering (Food Engineering Practice School)
• Postharvest Technology
Teaching Language English
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 10/Aug/2020 To: 18/Dec/2020
2nd Semester
From: 11/Jan/2021 To: 21/May/2021
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

The above dates are not confirmed yet.

Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
IELTS: 5 - 5.5, TOEFL ITP: 526 - 566(Prerequisite)

English language proficiency test results such as TOFEL of at least 500 or IELTS of at least 5.0 or a Recommendation Letter by your English lecture (waive for English native speakers). Interview may be requested on a case by case basic

Academic Field
GPA 2.5 / 4 (62.5%)(Prerequisite)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory
  • Off Campus accommodation

Housing charge
Local currency
  • 12000
  • USD $370 per month
Off Campus accommodation
  • USD $500 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 500 - 600 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process

Important!!! Kindly note that candidates have to submit KMUTT Non-Regular Application Form and KMUTT Learning Agreement along with UMAP Application Form by June 10th 2020 for an intake to KMUTT 1/ 2020 (August - December 2020)

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Please inform prospective dates of acceptance if the dates would be later than UMAP's Timeline for onlire placement period. It helps students to choose their preferences.


Link to the Course List available for international students / Other related links

Regular Academic Calendar (indicate the period)

First Semester
From:10/Aug/2020To:18/Dec/2020(4 months)
Second Semester
From:11/Jan/2021To:21/May/2021(4 months)
Third Semester
Fourth Semester
Website of academic year

Semester Load in Credits/Units

1UCTS = 1Credit/1.5ECTS/3CATS *What's UCTS?


General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

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