His Majesty The King’s Scholarships – 2015
The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) promotes technological change and sustainable development in the Asian-Pacific region through higher education, research, and outreach. Established in Bangkok in 1959, AIT has become a leading regional postgraduate institution and is actively working with public and private sector partners throughout the region and with some of the top universities in the world. Recognized for its multinational, multicultural ethos, the Institute operates as a self-contained international community at its campus located 40 km (25 miles) north of Bangkok.
His Majesty the King’s Scholarships
A full scholarship granted to qualified candidates with excellent undergraduate achievements from any Asian country to pursue a master’s degree in any of the disciplines offered at the Asian Institute of Technology.
The scholarships provide an opportunity for students of diverse backgrounds from all countries in Asia to study and do research work together in the truly international environment at AIT, to build a good foundation for international understanding among people of Asia.
Each scholarship award covers tuition and fees, accommodation, and a bursary for living expenses in AIT’s residential campus, for the entire period of the 22-month master’s degree program, with values as shown in the following table:
Tuition and registration fees for 4 semesters 752,000 Baht
Accommodation and bursary for living expenses for 22 months 218,900 Baht
Total Value of Scholarship ( ~ 30 Thai Baht = 1 USD) 970,900 Baht
Who is eligible to apply?
Any citizen of Asian countries. Graduated in related fields from an accredited institution. Possess high educational qualifications and high proficiency in English (TOEFL (Computer-based: 210) and IELTS: 6 (writing and overall) or equivalent). Applicants can also take the AIT English Test administered by the AIT Language Center.
Application / Nomination Deadline – 31st March 2015
Nominations from Department Heads or the Faculty Advisors of prospective candidates are invited by filling this attached form and fax it to 662-524-5069 or send by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The nominees are then requested to fill the application form downloadable from http://www.ait.asia/admissions or apply on-line there. If any required document is not yet available, please indicate and submit later.