Sunday, 24 September 2017

Prospective Students

Thank you very much for your kind interest in our graduate programs. Before getting start, we would like you to fully research relevant information available in the following topics. Please note those information can incredibly ease your admission and give you more changes to success our admission.

STEP 1 : PREPARATION

  • Program name/code.
  • Responsible faculty/ institute/ college
  • Application deadline dates, and payment deadline dates of each semester. You need to submit both the application and the required supporting documentation by the advertised dates.
  • The relevant required supporting documents.
  • The minimum and specific requirements of the program you wish to apply for.
  • Email addresses of your academic referees.
  • Credit card (for application fee)

STEP 2 : SUBMITTING THE ONLINE ADMISSION

Please note that some courses may have different application processes .You also need to submit a separate application for each program you wish you to apply for. Make sure you have already prepared all necessary information, supporting documents and credit card detail. If you are, you can access our online admission system .

Submiting The Online Admission

STEP 3 : SUBMITTING SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

After complete submitting your online application form, you will have two choices to send all supporting documents:

  • Uploading via online admission system
    Color-scanned of document in PDF format is much preferred.

  • Submitting via postal mail
    Documents should be A4 size. In addition, two sets of document are required to be sent in the same envelope to the following address:

Submitting via postal mail

Student Admission Section

Faculty of Graduate Studies, Mahidol University
25/25 Phutthamonthon 4 Road., Salaya
Phutthamonthon, Nakhon Pathom, 73170, THAILAND

Applicant must ensure that all documents can be reached the Faculty of Graduate Studies by the submitting deadline of each semester. Late submitting beyond the deadline and also incomplete documents will not be accepted.

Applicant must ensure that all documents can be reached the Faculty of Graduate Studies by the submitting deadline of each semester. Late submitting beyond the deadline and also incomplete documents will not be accepted.

STEP 4 : MAKING PAYMENT

 Credit Card

After all required supporting documents have been completely submitted through the online admission system, you will be preceded to the next step "Payment". (For applicants who submit documents via postal service, you will be allowed to make the payment after the Faculty of Graduate Studies receives your documents).

Please note that there is a non-refundable application fee of 500.00 THB per application and you are required to pay this fee to complete your application. You can make the payment by login to the online admission system then providing your credit card details to our secure server. The Faculty of Graduate Studies accepts the credit cards below as payment.

 Invoice

After complete filling the online application form, payment via credit card is required and strongly preferred as our main payment method.

However, in case of difficulty, please urgently inform us. We will generate an Invoice payment as an alternate choice, you can print out the invoice paper and pay with cash at the bank counter (totally 510 THB including bank service charge).

However, this alternate method is only available to pay at the bank located in Thailand.

Therefore, you may need to ask your friends or any person who is staying in Thailand to pay for you in advance.

To receive the Invoice, please email to gradinter@mahidol.ac.th with following information:

  • Name of Applicant
  • Application Reference code (Example: Ref. code 5690432, 569xxxx)

You will receive the invoice via email after 2-3 working days

Note !
Recently, we only accept payment via CREDIT CARD and INVOICE. Other ways of payment such as cash, bank transfer, paypal, Western Union, money ticket, etc. are NOT accepted!!

STEP 5 : FINAL CHECKLIST

This checklist will help you confirm that you will not forget anything to complete your application.

  • I have already submitted the online admission
  • I have already submitted all supporting documents
  • I have already made credit card payment
  • I am sure that my referees already replied the recommendation form to the Admission system; otherwise, please notify them again.

Exceptional Admission

Some programs have individual admission process. Applicants who wish to apply for the following programs MUST DIRECTLY CONTACT & SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION with responsible program's staff via the given links

Programmes Faculty / Institute
Faculty of Public Health :
  1. Master of Public Health program (MPH)
http://www.mphmahidol.com/
or
phmph@mahidol.ac.th
Institute for Human Rights and Peace Studies :
  1. MA in Human Rights and Democratisation (International Programme)
http://www.ihrp.mahidol.ac.th/
or
ihrpmhrd@mahidol.ac.th
Faculty of Tropical Medicine :
  1. Doctor of Philosophy Programme in Tropical Medicine (International Program)
  2. Doctor of Philosophy Programme in Clinical Tropical Medicine (International Program)
  3. Master of Science Programme in Tropical Medicine (International Program)
  4. Master of Crinical Tropical Medicine Program in Tropical Pediatrics (International Program)
  5. Master of Crinical Tropical Medicine (International Program)
  6. Master of Science Programme in Biomedical and Health Informatics (International Program)
  7. Graduate Diploma Programme in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (International Program)
  8. Graduate Diploma Programme in Biomedical and Health Informatics (International Program)
http://www.tm.mahidol.ac.th/eng/academic/
aca_index.htm

or
tmedu@mahidol.ac.th
Institute for Population and Social Research :
  1. Doctor of Philosophy Programme in Demography (International Program)
  2. Master of Arts Programme in Population and Reproductive Health Research (International Program)
  3. Master of Arts Programme in Population and Social Gerontology (International Program)
http://www.ipsr.mahidol.ac.th/ipsr/
or
ploychompoo.suk@mahidol.ac.th
ASEAN Institute for Health Development :
  1. Master of Primary Health Care Management (MPHM)
http://www.aihd.mahidol.ac.th
or
sirilak.lye@mahidol.ac.th

 

Our Admission Deadline

Semester of Application Admission Deadline
Semester 1 (August – December) May 31
Semester 2 (January- May) October 31

 

Before you apply

All applicants are expected to visit the following links before making application

Title More detail
General Information Click here
Curriculums / programs Click here
Scholarships Click here
FAQs & Estimated Tuition Fees Click here

 

1Thoroughly research the program/course you are interested in, make sure you now have the enough information you need to apply of the program. All applicants are expected to clearly know the following information regarding to the program before submission :

How complete are your applications and documents?

How fast can your documents reach to the Admission Section?

How fast can your referees send a Recommendation Form back to the university?

How fast do you make payment?

 

2Make sure you have all supporting documents which ready to be sent before making the application. The supporting documents may vary by program, so always check the department website for which specific documents are additionally needed. However, supporting documents which usually required for all applicants must include :

Recent photograph (passport size)

Degree certificate (official English translation)

Academic transcript (official English translation)

Passport

English proficiency certificate (TOEFL / IELTS / MU Test)

Curriculum Vitae

Statement of Purposes and Career Goals (complete via the online admission system)

Recommendation Forms (to be sent by the online admission system)

 

3Before making an application, you must initially notify your academic referees they will be contacted by email for issuing Recommendation Forms. Very importantly, you must be sure that they will be happy to do so and able to provide their recommendation back to the Admission Section by the submission deadline.

Current financial statement (required if apply for Faculty of Pharmacy)

Brief research proposal (recommended to be submitted for all applicants)

Other documents (professional license, work certificate, publication, etc.)

The above mentioned documents are required for all applicants. Investing your time to well-prepare them before making application is strongly suggested. Please note that without those supporting documents (including the references), your application will not be accepted.

 

4Preferred Documents :

All supporting documents must be in English which were officially issued and certified by government office, embassy, university, and academic institution.

Documents to be uploaded via the online admission system must be color-scanned in PDF format and ready to be uploaded before access to the online admission system.

Documents to be submitted via postal mail should be in A4 size. In addition, two sets of document are required to be sent in the same envelope.

 

5Only Complete Application will be processed. The Admission Section will consider whether your application is complete on the following basis :

Complete Application

 

6Please note that the keys to success your admission to Mahidol University mostly depend on the following factors :

How complete are your applications and documents?

How fast can your documents reach to the Admission Section?

How fast can your referees send a Recommendation Form back to the university?

How fast do you make payment?


Our Selection process and decision

The decision on admission is made by the program committee after careful consideration of all applications documents (including interview or additional examination for some programs). Evaluation is based on a combination of factors such as academic merit, academic degree and record, letters of recommendation, standardized test scores and relevant work experience.

Other considerations may include the potential for future contributions to the academic or professional fields, research interest of the professors involved in each degree program and the relevance of the academic preparation for the chosen course of study, the number of applications expected each semester, the availability of an appropriate supervisor and institution's resource, etc. As English is the medium of instruction, proficiency in English in the form of TOEFL/IELTS is also considered.

Our Selection process and decision

 

Time taken to process your application

It may be several months until your application result will be issued, especially for those programs who schedule to consider all applications after the deadline. The time taken to process your application depends on the program that you are applying for and the completeness of your application. If your qualification is not known to us or if your documents are not fully complete, it will take longer. Therefore making sure you have well-prepared all required documents before making application is very importance.

Our application assessment process is thorough. It can take up to 6-8 weeks or greater to finish the entire process. To ensure the fastest response time please follow our application instructions carefully.

Please note that the university always receives many applications at the time of deadlines (31 March and 30 September). Delays may be experienced for applications submitted at those times; applying before that period is recommended.

Submiting The Online Admission