Established
1917

Naming

Chulalongkorn University was established in 1917 by King Vajiravudh (Rama VI) who named it after his father, King Chulalongkorn (Rama V), who laid the foundations for modern education in Thailand.

Area
456 acre (Approximately 1,844,800 m2)

Location
254 Phayathai Road, Pathumwan, Bangkok, Thailand

CU Logo
CU-logo

Emblem

Phra Kieo is derived from a coronet formerly worn by princes and princesses.

Symbolic Color
Pink
CU-Pink

Vision 2012-2017

Chulalongkorn University is Thailand’s source of knowledge and reference, a guiding light of wisdom for sustainable development.

Chairperson of the University council
Professor Emeritus Khunying Suchada Kiranandana,Ph.D.

CU President
Professor Bundhit Eua-arporn, Ph.D.

Library Collection

Numbers of Books 1,537,127 Titles
Numbers of Journals 4,667 Titles

Student

Bachelor’s Degree 25,713
Graduate Diploma 61
Master’s Degree 9,785
Higher Graduate Diploma 651
Doctoral Degree 2,713
Total Student Enrollment 38,941

Personnel

Academic Staff 4,275
Faculty 2,866
Employees 867
Total Personnel 8,008

 

Faculties & Departments
Chulalongkorn University Council
University Office of Administrative Affairs
Academic Faculties and Institutes

Allied Health Sciences
Architecture
Arts
Commerce and Accountancy
Communication Arts
Dentistry
Economics
Education
Engineering
Fine and Applied Arts
Law
Medicine
Nursing
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Political Science
Psychology
Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration
School of Agricultural Resources
Science
Sports Science
Veterinary Science

Colleges

College of Population Studies
College of Public Health Sciences
The Petroleum and Petrochemical College

Research Institutes

Aquatic Resources Research Institute
Energy Research Institute
Environmental Research Institute
Social Research Institute
The Institute of Asian Studies
The Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering
The Institute of Thai Studies
The Metallurgy and Materials Science Research Institute
Transportation Institute

Other Academic Affairs Units

Graduate School
Language Institute
Office of the Registrar

Affiliated Institutes

Police Nursing College
The Thai Red Cross College of Nursing

* Information as of April 2016