Bangkok University: Statistics

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#3097 of 14,131 In the World
#996 of 5,830 In Asia
#20 of 125 In Thailand
#11 of 42 In Bangkok
#1016 of 1,043 For Radio and Television broadcasting
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Quick Review

Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.bu.ac.th
Languages
Thai;English
Acceptance rate
47%*

* Bangkok University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Mathayom 6) or equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarJune to March (June - October; November-March). For International College and Graduate School: August to May (August- December; January-May)

Research profile

Bangkok University has published 1,337 scientific papers with 12,201 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, Engineering, Biology, Physics, Business, Environmental Science, Political Science, Law, and Mathematics.

Publications
1,337
Citations
12,201

Bangkok University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
771 / 6,337
Computer Science
758 / 5,903
Engineering
669 / 5,938
Biology
591 / 7,358
Physics
565 / 5,692
Business
540 / 4,608
Environmental Science
525 / 4,286
Political Science
499 / 3,786
Law
469 / 3,715
Mathematics
458 / 3,086
Chemistry
446 / 5,685
Philosophy
441 / 3,263
Psychology
405 / 3,956
Quantum and Particle physics
389 / 3,432
Medicine
387 / 4,421
Sociology
382 / 3,692
Statistics
329 / 2,560
Geography and Cartography
310 / 1,791
Materials Science
303 / 3,283
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
284 / 1,267
Management
257 / 2,184
Organic Chemistry
257 / 3,024
Economics
250 / 2,163
Marketing
250 / 2,593
History
224 / 1,125
Geology
217 / 2,050
Archaeology
213 / 1,079
Linguistics
211 / 1,660
Machine Learning
204 / 1,476
Ecology
203 / 2,108
Biochemistry
203 / 3,155
Optical Engineering
187 / 1,512
Art & Design
183 / 601
Social Psychology
178 / 2,162
Pathology
173 / 2,455
Paleontology
166 / 1,536
Management Information Systems
157 / 1,596
Electrical Engineering
152 / 1,083
Telecommunications
147 / 1,051
Genetics
138 / 2,251

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 2 5
1991 5 1
1992 1 6
1993 2 11
1994 1 3
1995 0 5
1996 1 9
1997 2 7
1998 6 7
1999 4 6
2000 2 11
2001 6 16
2002 11 19
2003 9 36
2004 6 40
2005 12 42
2006 10 67
2007 16 85
2008 22 113
2009 27 158
2010 29 191
2011 46 222
2012 58 302
2013 73 334
2014 107 412
2015 140 597
2016 101 698
2017 90 802
2018 109 863
2019 81 998
2020 91 1261
2021 128 1981
2022 97 1982
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Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Bangkok University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes TBD
Biology No No No
Business Yes Yes TBD
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science Yes Yes TBD
Economics Yes Yes TBD
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes TBD
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology Yes Yes TBD
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Architecture, Business Administration, Cinema and Television, Communication Arts, Economics, Engineering, Fine Arts, Information Technology, Law, Tourism
Master's Degree Information Technology, Interior Design, Law, Management
Doctoral Degree Business Administration, Communication Studies

Bangkok University alumni

  1. Atthaphan Phunsawat

    Atthaphan Phunsawat
    Born in
    Thailand Flag Thailand
    Years
    1993-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    actortelevision presenter
    Biography

    Atthaphan Phunsawat, also known as Gun (Thai: กัน), is a Thai actor and host. He is best known for his role as Punn in The Gifted (2018), Third in Theory of Love (2019), Black/White in Not Me (2021–2022)

  2. Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha

    Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha
    Born in
    Thailand Flag Thailand
    Years
    1985-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    businesspersonexecutive
    Biography

    Aiyawatt 'Top' Srivaddhanaprabha, (born Aiyawatt Raksriaksorn, 26 July 1985) is a Thai businessman, the CEO and the Chairman of King Power, and the chairman of Leicester City F.C. and OH Leuven. On Forbes' 2020 World’s Billionaires List he was one of the five youngest billionaires in Asia.

  3. Ann Thongprasom

    Ann Thongprasom
    Born in
    Thailand Flag Thailand
    Years
    1976-.. (age 47)
    Enrolled in Bangkok University
    Graduated with bachelor's degree in communication studies
    Occupations
    television producerfilm actoractor
    Biography

    Anne Thongprasom is a Thai actress, model and producer who was the lead actress in many Thai series during the 2000s. She had the lead role in the 2004 romantic melodrama The Letter: Jod Mai Rak.

  4. Jetrin Wattanasin

    Jetrin Wattanasin
    Born in
    Thailand Flag Thailand
    Years
    1970-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Jetrin Wattanasin or J Jetrin, is a Thai pop musician and actor who got his first major break in the music business when he secured heavy promotion by the Thai entertainment company, GMM Grammy. Since 1991, he has produced numerous commercially successful music albums, and continues to tour internationally in support of his most recent recordings. Upon the conclusion of his current United States tour, entitled "The Return of J Jetrin," he will have completed the most extensive tour of the United States by any Thai recording artist, with dates scheduled in 12 US cities, spanning from Hawaii to the East Coast.

All 11 notable alumni

Bangkok University faculties and divisions

College : International Business Administration, Communication Arts, Computer Graphics, English, Management, Marketing, Multimedia, Tourism
Faculty : Accountancy Accountancy
Faculty : Business Administration Banking, Business Administration, Business Computing, Finance, Human Resources, Management, Marketing, Secretarial Studies
Faculty : Communication Arts Advertising and Publicity, Communication Arts, Journalism, Performing Arts, Public Relations, Radio and Television Broadcasting
Faculty : Economics Economics
Faculty : Engineering Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering
Faculty : Fine and Applied Arts Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Visual Arts
Faculty : Humanities Arts and Humanities, English, Hotel and Restaurant, Thai Languages, Tourism
Faculty : Law Law
Faculty : Science and Technology Computer Science, Information Sciences, Natural Sciences, Technology
School : Graduate Studies Business Administration, Communication Arts, Information Management, Information Technology, Interior Design, International Business, Law, Management

General information

Alternative names BU
มหาวิทยาลัยกรุงเทพ
Founded 1962
Accreditation Higher Education Commission, Ministry of Education
Motto Knowledge with Virtue
Colors orange, purple

Location and contacts

Address Rama 4 Road, Klong-Toey
Bangkok, 10110
Thailand
City population 5,677,000

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