Ranking  780   6
Country Thailand
City Khon Kaen
Bachelor (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)3,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)32 USD/year.
Master (citizens)80 USD/year.
Cost of living $380-693 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 10%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1966
Abbreviation KKU
Teachers 2,096
Students 35,862
Foreigners 2%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
We build future global citizens
Accreditation
• Ministry of Education, Thailand
Affiliations
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• Austria South East Asia University Network (ASEA-UNINET)
• Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP)
Rankings
World ranking780
Country ranking6
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking780
QS World University Rankings745
Alternative title
th มหาวิทยาลัยขอนแก่น
Location on map
Khon Kaen University (KKU) - public higher education institution in Thailand. KKU began its history in 1966. Khon Kaen University has an urban campus in Khon Kaen.

University ranking. Khon Kaen University is 6 in Thailand. The university has its well deserved place among the top 5% of the world’s best universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must provide the document of previous academic performance as well as the results of the examinations. Khon Kaen University is one of the most selective universities in the world, accepting 1 out of 10 students who submitted the aplication. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. 1,000 USD/год. In order to obtain a master’s degree the student must spend about 3,000 USD per year. Even though the tuition fees are not that high, the students still can apply for scholarship. Online programs are available for the students of the university. For more information you can visit the official website of the university http://www.kku.ac.th.

The composition of the university. Khon Kaen University is among the largest universities that educates more then 35 thousand students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. The university has about 2% of foreign students. To ensure that the quality of education stays high the university has an academic staff consisting of more than 2000 specialists. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. The university is also present on social media platforms: Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of KKU. The university has a dedicated library. The campus dormitories that can be offered to the students upon request. It is worth noting that in addition to being a part of the Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL), the university also has a membership in the Austria South East Asia University Network (ASEA-UNINET) and Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP).

Khon Kaen University - Official Description

Khon Kaen University (KKU) was one of four regional universities established in 1964 as part of a decentralized development plan for higher education in Thailand. The campus is located in the Northwestern sector of Khon Kaen, just a few kilometers from the center of the city. Situated in a most attractive park, the campus covers approximately 900 hectares. From small beginnings, KKU has grown enormously and is today home to seventeen faculties, three academic support centers, 2 academic service centers, a hospital and a research institute. In addition several new institutes are currently in pipeline and will, in time, open the University's door further to the public and increase its roles, responsibilities and commitments to the region around. Currently the number of students is approximately 17,000 (including 1,700 postgraduates and about 70 students from overseas.) Although some students are housed in one of the 25 Halls of Residence, many students choose to find their own accommodation off campus.

Bachelor - Khon Kaen University

Khon Kaen University (KKU) was one of four regional universities established in 1964 as part of a decentralized development plan for higher education in Thailand. The campus is located in the Northwestern sector of Khon Kaen, just a few kilometers from the center of the city. Situated in a most attractive park, the campus covers approximately 900 hectares. From small beginnings, KKU has grown enormously and is today home to eighteen faculties, three colleges, 7 academic support centers, a hospital, a research institute and 22 research excellent centers. In addition several new institutes are currently in pipeline and will, in time, open the University's door further to the public and increase its roles, responsibilities and commitments to the region around. Currently the number of students is approximately 40,000 (including 9,800 postgraduates and about 290 students from overseas.) Although some students are housed in one of the 25 Halls of Residence, many students choose to find their own accommodation off campus.

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