Students studying in universities around the world (No Students Exchange Agreement) who would like to spend one or more semesters at Chula can apply to the Study Abroad Program. As per our Study Abroad Program regulations, you are required to pay tuition fees to Chulalongkorn University during the period of study. Please consult your home university for approval.
  When to Apply
Study Period
Online Nomination Deadline
(for Coordinators)
Online Application Deadline
(for Students)
August - December
April 1 - 30
January - May
September 1 - 30
June - July
January 1 - February 25

* = Application Process for Summer is not online. See more detail in (*)


To be considered for admission, it is a must that you meet the following requirements. Please  scan the documents for consideration in advance.

  1. Be an undergraduate student with a grade point average (GPAX) of no less than 2.75 (us-4 point scale system) or equivalent.
  2. For non-native English speakers, one of the following English Proficiency Tests is required:
    • TOEFL score of no less than 550 (paper-based) or 79 (internet-based)
    • IELTS score of no less than 6.0
    • Proof of the English Language Proficiency
  3. University ranking is in the top 100 of the country for American university and top 10 for other universities.
  4. University or business school has been accredited by AACSB or EFMD.
  5. Information of your school accreditation or ranking in the nation or in the world (QS, Time Higher Education (THE), Financial Times (FT) or US News or anything.


  1. The period of study at Chula of no longer than one academic year
  2. Enrollment for no less than 9 credits in a semester (Fall Semester and Spring Semester), and no less than 3 credits in Summer Semester
  3. Non-degree awarded (a transcript is available)
  4. Payment of tuition fees in accordance with Chulalongkorn's rules and regulations

After you have been proved that you are qualified, we will send you a confirmation message by email. Then we can start the online and application process. You are required to provide us with the following information :

  • Coordinator's Name : 
  • Coordinator's Email :
  • Coordinator's Postal Mailing Address :

  Application Process:

Step 1: Online Nomination by ​Partner University
​The exchange coordinator of your home school will receive an email regarding the BBA online nomination from the exchange coordinator of Chulalongkorn Business School.
The nomination period and deadline will be as follows:
  April 1 - 30 for incoming Fall Semester.
  September 1 - 30 for incoming Spring Semester

Very important notes:
  1. For partners where an exchange agreement is university wide only (no direct agreement with Chulalongkorn Business School), it is a must that you contact our Central University Office of International Affairs (OIA) for the first step of nomination: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.So, there are 2 nominations for you: the first one for Central OIA and the second one for BBA. Be sure that you contact them by the OIA's deadline and before you submit your nomination through our BBA system as we cannot receive your students directly and your nomination for the BBA might fail. 
  2. If you have signed agreements at both levels: university and business school, you are suggested to submit your nomination to our BBA system right away. You do not need to contact our central OIA for nomination to avoid any confusion. ​​
  3. For partners where the number of students (business students only) we have exchanged is significantly imbalanced at the moment, we might be able to receive 1 student. So, please feel free to contact me directly before you submit a nomination to our BBA system.  
Step 2:​ ​Online ​Application by Students 
​After nomination has been submitted, students will automatically receive instruction for application by email. They are required to fill in an online form.
​The following supporting documents ​are required to upload during:
  ​​April 1 - 30 for incoming Fall Semester
  September 1 - 30 for incoming Spring Semester
1.  Polite Color photo  (A photo must be clear, straight face, not showing teeth, white shirt (not T-shirt) and plain background)
2.  ID page of the student’s passport
3.  Recent academic transcript (with English translation if applicable) You should have grade point average of at least 2.5 or C+ in the  4 - point scale US system or equivalent.
4.  Proof of the English language proficiency (required only a non-English native speaker): TOEFL 79ibt, IELTS 6.5 or  any proof from your institution.
5.  Letter from home school certifying that you have been approved to join a semester with the BBA Program - Chulalongkorn Business School  within a student exchange mobility. 
6.  Appropriate insurance coverage while living in Thailand. (Health & Accident)

Please note that

  ​​Only complete applications with all required supporting documents uploaded can be processed.
  ​​Admission will be processed and letter of acceptance for visa application will be sent out to your school.
    ​​by May 30 for incoming Fall Semester
    ​​by October 30 for incoming Spring Semester
  ​​Students will be in contact with the exchange coordinator of Chulalongkorn Business School by the above dates for the up-to-date information such as course list, accommodation, arrival form, buddy program, online registration and important schedules. 

* Application Process for Summer:

You are required to provide the following documents via Email by February 25: 

  1. Polite color photo (Straight face in a white background & shirt (no T-shirt) and not showing teeth)
  2. ID page of the passport 
  3. Recent transcript (for grade point average calculation)
  4. Proof of the English language proficiency (required only a non English native speaker)
  5. Information of your school accreditation or ranking in the nation, or in the world
  6. Letter of approval from your school
  7. Name, email of your coordinator and mailing address (for sending acceptance letter)

  Tentative Course List and Course Syllabus

      Please note that this is a tentative course list and the links for course syllabus in the previous semesters are included. You can just refer to this information for an idea and study plan or when you complete the BBA online application.  It is also important that you contact your school in advance for course approval. However, the most updated course list and timetable for the semester that you are going to join will be different from the tentative course list, and it is expected to be available around 1 month prior to the start of the semester. So, you are strongly suggested to have contingency to adjust your plan.

             Tentative Course List AY 2022-2023 

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  Tuition Fees  (Thai Baht)



Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Thai Rate




Non-Thai Rate




Remark: Fees include textbooks, reading materials, educational trips in Thailand that may be organized as well as extra-curricular activities, sports, library, computer lab and university infirmary.

For more information, please contact:
Mr. Thirawut  Sutabut
Coordinator, Student Exchange & Study Abroad Programs (Inbound)
Tel: 662 218 5840
Fax: 662 251 3718
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.