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King Mongkut's University of Technology, Thonburi

King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi was founded as a research university serving as both educational park and industrial park. KMUTT currently produces qualified graduates and skillful human resources with strong quality and morality ground. The university actively involves in research and development as well as provides quality academic services contributing to enhancement of economy and quality of life.

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About

History

King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) can trace its origin to the Thonburi Technology Institute (TTI) which was established on February 4, 1960 by the Department of Vocational Education, Ministry of Education. TTI has as its objective the training of technicians, technical instructors and technologists.

Education

KMUTT has signed the Academic Agreement with over than 130 universities/ institutes abroad with the objective of promoting cooperation in the fields of education and academic research. The activities under the Agreement are such as collaborative research, lectures, symposiums, the exchange of information and materials, researchers as well as undergraduate and graduate students, etc.The student exchange program is a unique opportunity to add to the studies in university. Students will experience different knowledge, life and culture. This will benefit students to have better professional life in the future.

Research

One of the visions of KMUTT is “To Head towards Excellence in Research and Technology”. To realize this vision the university will engage in its research missions and use the research output to create new knowledge and innovations for the development of Thai society. With this research mission in creating new contributions, the created knowledge should have 3 beneficial aspects: benefit to academic research, benefit to society or the public, and benefit to the economy. The objective to create core capability and excellence in academic research will increase this nation’s capacity to compete in the global arena, changing Thailand into a knowledge society with sustained development.

Career

Students may search for available jobs that relate to their study programs at notice boards, the 1st floor and the 2nd floor, the King Mongkut’s Memorial Building including at the Student Affairs Division

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2019
801 -200
2018
601
2017
601
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2019
801
2018
801 -100
2017
701
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2019
-
2018
1001
2017
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

Student Affairs Division, Student Activity Section assists students to make the most of their university experience through involvement in student organizations/ clubs. Whether you want to join an existing student clubs or start a new one, we can assist you to make it happen.

Housing services

KMUTT Residence is priority served for full-time undergraduate students. Our on campus residence, separated by gender can occupy about 1,300 students for Bangmod Campus and 500 students for Bangkhunthien Campus. Besides, students can choose to stay off campus from numerous apartments of all quality levels at reasonable price. Here is a sample of KMUTT networks around Bangmod Campus.

Library services

KMUTT Library is a central office administering the library and information technology to support the university’s missions in providing education, encouraging research, developing study techniques, and rendering academic services to society. The KMUTT Library and Information Center was established on May 5, 1988 (B.E.2531) and the name change to KMUTT Library was approved on October 19, 2000.

Medical services

KMUTT Health Service Section serves the medical needs to KMUTT students and staff. Many services are available at no additional charge to students and staff who walk-in without appointments on a first-come-first-serve basis. Meanwhile, we have a contract with 2 hospital network: Bangpakok Hospital and Rajburana Hospital.

Student Life

Campus life

This 52 acre campus is located on the west side of Bangkok, embraced with Bangkok Metropolitan Park and Youth Center. It is the main campus of KMUTT. It houses Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Industrial Education and Technology, School of Energy, Environment and Materials, School of Information Technology, School of Liberal Arts, the Joint Graduate School of Energy and Environment, Graduate School of Management and Innovation, Institute of Field Robotics, Institute for Scientific and Technological Research and Services, Computer Center and KMUTT Library.

Sports facilities

Sport Division:

  • Bodybuilding Club
  • Cheer and Recreation Club
  • Football Club
  • Sword Club
  • Takraw Club

Student clubs

Student Clubs:

  • Engineering Student Club
  • Industrial Education Student Club
  • Science Student Club
  • SIT Student Club
  • SoA+D Student Club
Social Services Clubs:
  • Environment and Natural Resource Conservation Club
  • Rural Development Club

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