SUT PhD Scholarship Program for ASEAN Students in Thailand, 2017

Suranaree University of Technology is pleased to offer PhD scholarships in various fields of studies available at the institutes of Sciences, Engineering, Agricultural Technology and Social Technology. Applicants of ASEAN countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Since its establishment, Suranaree University of Technology (SUT) has constantly proved itself to be in the forefront of higher education institutions in the country and in the Asia-Pacific region. With its careful development and fast and steady progress, it has produced numerous outstanding achievements, well recognized both nationally and internationally.

In order to be eligible applicants must possess proficiency in English and English Language Studies program must have TOEFL or IELTS score.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD program at Suranaree University of Technology.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in various fields of studies available at the Institute of Sciences, Engineering, Agricultural Technology and Social Technology.

Scholarship Award: The full scholarship covers: Group 1: PhD scholarship for Bachelor degree holder:  1,200,000 Baht
-Group 2: PhD scholarship for Master degree holder: 960,000 Baht
-Expenses Covered:
-Tuition and all relevant fees,
-Group 1: Monthly allowance of 8,000 Baht for the first two academic years and 10,000 Baht for the last three academic years,
Group 2: Monthly allowance of 10,000 Baht for three academic years,
-Accommodation (3,000 Baht per month) for the duration of scholarship at SUT,
-Research budget of 250,000 Baht for Ph.D. Dissertation,
-Reserved budget of 68,000 Baht for activities relevant to the study
(endorsed by the committee on a case by case basis),
-To be covered by scholarship fellow:
-Damage deposit of 6,000 Baht (to be refunded upon completion and / or exit of program),
-Health insurance: Scholarship fellows must carry comprehensive health insurance valid in Thailand.

Scholarship can be taken at: Suranaree University of Technology, Thailand

Eligibility: Eligible applicants must satisfy the following criteria:
-Be national of an ASEAN country (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia,
Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore and Vietnam),
-Hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a relevant field,
-Ph.D. scholarship for Bachelor degree holder
-Hold a Bachelor’s degree with GPAX > 3.25 (in 4.00 scale),
-Ph.D. scholarship for Master degree holder
-Hold a Master’s degree with GPAX > 3.50 (in 4.00 scale) with at least one English- written research publication in a standard international journal,
-Possess proficiency in English
-For English Language Studies program: TOEFL > 550 or IELTS > 6.0,
-For all other Ph.D. programs: TOEFL > 500 or IELTS > 5.0,
-or the scores obtained through other equivalent standardized tests.
-Be of good health.

Nationality: Nationals of an ASEAN country (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore and Vietnam) are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: In order to be eligible applicants must hold a Master’s degree with GPAX > 3.50 (in 4.00 scale) with at least one English- written research publication in a standard international journal.

English language Requirements: In order to be eligible applicants must possess proficiency in English and For English Language Studies program: TOEFL > 550 or IELTS > 6.0.

Supporting Material: In addition to the application for the scholarship, the applicant must submit the following documents:-
-Original copy of the application form with a photograph taken not more than six months from the deadline of the application,
-A certified copy of all degree certificates,
-A certified copy of transcript of records with grades and grade point average in English,
-2 letters of recommendation in English,
-English translation of national identification card or certified copy of passport showing date of birth,
-Certification (TOEFL or IELTS) of English language proficiency,
-Health certifications, certified by physician

How to Apply: Scholarship applicants have to submit their application together with all required documents and mail them to: The Center for International Affairs, Suranaree University of Technology, Nakhon Ratchasima, THAILAND 30000.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is January 31st, 2017.

Scholarship Link