KMUTT / King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi
Thung Khru, Thailand
Program A/B
2022 Spring (1st,2nd Cycle)

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
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:08/Oct/2021
2nd cycle: 08/Oct/2021
Contact information

Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

0students / Semester

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒32.4

Update date 28/Oct/2021 22:02:41
Outline ID 838

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Faculty of Engineering (FoE)
-Automation Engineering
-Automotive Engineering
-Chemical Engineering
-Civil Engineering
-Computer Engineering
-Electrical and Computer Engineering
-Electrical and Information Engineering
-Electrical Communication and Electronic Engineering
-Environmental Engineering

School of Architecture and Design (SoA+D)
-Communication Design
-Design and Planning
-Industrial Design
-Interior design

School of Information Technology (SIT)
-Computer Science
-Information Technology

Teaching Language English
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 10/Jan/2022 To: 25/May/2022
Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
TOEFL ITP: 526 - 566, TOEFL iBT: 52 - 56, IELTS: 5 - 5.5(Prerequisite)

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

Academic Field
--Automotive Engineering Technology, --Chemical Engineering, --Civil Engineering, --Computer Engineering, --Computer Software Engineering, --Environmental Engineering, --Mechanical Engineering, --Robotics, and Automation Engineering,
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory
  • Off Campus accommodation

Housing charge
Off Campus accommodation
  • USD $200 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 300 - 400 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process

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:09/Aug/2021To:13/Dec/2021(5 months)
Second Semester
From:17/Jan/2022To:27/May/2022(5 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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