Multiple $5,000 grants are available through the New Colombo Plan for students going on exchange in semester 1, 2018 to Thailand.

Thammasat University
City: Bangkok
Approximate semester dates: Semester 1: August-December
Semester 2: January-May
Language of instruction: Thai, English
Full time load equivalent: 15 credits per semester
Fields of Study Available: International programs.
  • Arts
  • Journalism and Mass Media: Download the Excel spreadsheet below, view the BJM tab and access course descriptions here  
  • Political Science and International Relations
  • Thai Studies (One-year certificate program commencing in UQ Semester 2) View the course list here
  • Business
  • Engineering (Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial) 

Download the Excel spreadsheet here to click on the tabs at the bottom and view the 2016 course offerings (e.g. TS stands for Thai Studies) OR click on the faculty/discipline homepages here to find out more.

Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.

Restricted Fields of Study: TBA
Approximate living expenses:

Monthly: 16,000 THB approx (About $600AUD/month - Jan 2015).
- Housing : 5,000 – 8,000 THB approx.
- Meals : 8,000 THB approx.
- Transportation : 2,000 THB approx.

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Living expenses breakdown 


Additional information:

Office of international affairs

Information Sheet 2016/17

International Student Handbook

Pre-arrival handbook