Overview

Chulalongkorn University - Commerce

City: Bangkok
Language of instruction: English
  • #1 ranked university in Thailand
  • Located in the heart of Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, within reach of the major business and financial district
  • 37000 students
  • 19 faculties, 3 colleges, 1 school and many institutes which function as a teaching and researching unit

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Partner university's areas of study

Commerce (UBCV)

ELIGIBILITY AND TIMING

Terms offered

Term 1Term 2Full year Term 1 + 2 (UBC Term 1 start)

Who can go?

  • This partner is open to Commerce (UBCV) students only

  • Chulalongkorn offers Accounting and International Business Management courses for Commerce students

  • Students may take 1 course outside of the business program while at Chulalongkorn

Term dates

  • Term 1: Early August to Mid December
  • Term 2: Early January to Mid May
Courses + Transfer Credits

Credits

Course equivalency formula

  • Same as UBC credits

Passing grade

D

Credit transfer process

The transfer credit process takes approximately 16 weeks following each submission deadline.  You should allow sufficient time to meet important deadlines that may affect you (e.g., application for graduation, registration in courses that require prerequisites that you took on exchange, entry to a major/honours program, etc.)

For more information about Go Global transfer credit

Course Information

* Students who have special requirements or require academic accommodation should contact a Go Global advisor regarding their needs at least six weeks prior to the application deadline.

Type of Go Global Experiences

Exchange (pay UBC tuition)

Course information and restrictions

  • Students must attend 80% of classes, and provide a letter to the BBA Office when they need to be absent
  • Students must wear a proper Chula uniform both inside and outside classroom or when they enter the library, computer room or contact the BBA Office
  • Composition of courses Tentative Course Schedule
  • Chulalongkorn offers Accounting and International Business Management courses for Commerce students
  • Students can choose any course offered in each semester as long as they have appropriate prerequisite background and no time conflicts
  • Students may take 1 course outside of the business program while at Chulalongkorn
  • When selecting courses, ensure that they are available in the semester for which you are applying

Partner Course Information

Transfer credits and equivalent courses at this university

Check out the courses that students have successfully transferred back in the last 3 years. If you don't see a course you need listed, it simply means you need to submit the course to be evaluated through the Transfer Credit Portal while on exchange.

* Areas of study at partner universities are subject to change. This list is to be used as a general guideline and is not exhaustive; research the partners' websites for additional course information.

UBC Vancouver

Arts
UBC course: ARTS 3rd
Title: THAI LANGUAGE AND CULTURE
Partner course code: 2200488
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-03-03
UBC course: ELEV 3rd
Title: Urban Planning for Economists
Partner course code: ECON 2952339
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-10-30
Commerce
UBC course: COMM 296
Title: Strategic Marketing
Partner course code: MKT 4040
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2017-01-09
UBC course: COMM 362
Title: Consumer Behaviour
Partner course code: 260-5314
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2015-02-19
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Principles of International Business Management
Partner course code: 2602371
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2017-01-03
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Business Concepts and Ethics
Partner course code: 2602171
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-01-30
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Managing Organization Change and Innovation
Partner course code: MNG ORG CH 2602399
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-02-02
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Entrepreneurship
Partner course code: 2602417
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-01-30
UBC course: COMM 462
Title: Integrated Marketing Communications
Partner course code: 2605410
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-02-06
UBC course: COMM 491
Title: Business Strategy
Partner course code: 2602416
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2017-01-09
Tuition, Fees and Awards

Exchange tuition

  • 15 credits or equivalent full-time program fee per term, paid to UBC

Scholarships + awards

The Go Global award $1000

All students accepted to Go Global for Exchange, Research Abroad, or Study Abroad programs are automatically considered for this award. If you meet the eligibility criteria, you'll be notified of your award after you're accepted to Go Global and after you get nominated to apply to the partner university.

Additional awards

Students who are eligible for awards may receive one UBC or UBC-affiliated international learning award. If you're eligible, you are always offered the highest-value award. Unless stated otherwise, you need to meet eligibility criteria set out by the University Senate regarding awards.

Check out international learning awards and eligibility.

Information for US students

If you are a student from the United States, please check the US Department of Education Lookup Tool to ensure that any partner institution you wish to attend on Exchange is Title IV ‘eligible’ forFederal Student Aid for the year in which you intend to study there. For institutions outside of the US, select “Foreign Country” from the “State” dropdown menu.

If you attend an eligible institution, then you may receive Title IV federal student loans while on Exchange.

If you attend an ineligible institution:

  • You will not be eligible for US federal student loans,
  • You may invalidate any US student aid you have previously received for your studies at UBC,
  • You may be required to immediately begin repaying your US student loans, and
  • You may not be eligible for any future US student aid for the remainder of your studies at UBC.
Housing

Types of accommodation available

On-campus

Housing notes

  • International students are welcomed to stay on-campus at Suksit Nives International House on condition that they submit the application in time, or there is still a vacancy
  • Suksit Nives International House: an 8-storey residence hall that has 97 rooms, all air-conditioned with all modern conveniences, around-the-clock security service and a fire prevention system, seminar/conference rooms for academic activities also available
  • Total expenses estimate:
    • Accommodation: 7,000 - 15,000 Baht/month (4 students share a private apartment)
    • Food: 100 - 500 Baht/day
    • Transportation: 50 - 100 Baht/day
    • Textbooks: 1,000 Baht/book

Information on Accommodation

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