Faculty of Arts


The leading institute that produces and disseminates knowledge about the field of humanities and related disciplines for academics and social knowledge.


The Faculty of Arts at CU is Thailand’s oldest and most prestigious institute of higher education for humanities.  The faculty offers a variety of programs, including language studies, history, philosophy, geography, information studies, and dramatic arts.  A distinctive feature is the faculty’s success in blending rigorous training and state-of-the-art methodologies, fostering students to become critical global thinkers with cultural literacy.  The school integrates tradition and modernization to produce skilled graduates who are deeply aware of and appreciate how languages, cultures, and the arts can be complex, but lead to human understanding.


Center for Thai as a Foreign Language (CTFL)

The Center for Thai as a Foreign Language (CTFL) is committed to encouraging and developing all aspects of teaching Thai as a foreign language.

  1. To provide Thai language courses for foreigners
  2. To research and develop the teaching of Thai as a foreign language
  3. To offer training programs for teachers of Thai as a foreign language
  4. To produce teaching materials for the instruction of Thai as a foreign language

CTFL has opened for foreigners an “Intensive Thai Program”, which offers nine levels of Thai language instruction, from beginning to advance.  In addition to becoming more proficient in the Thai language and reach the “Primary 6 (Por 6 or grade 6)” level, students will learn about Thai history and culture.

Tel: +66 2218 4886, +66 2218 4924
Email: ctfl@chula.ac.th
Website: www.arts.chula.ac.th/CTFL
Facebook: www.facebook.com/CTFLChula/
Twitter: twitter.com/chulactfl

Chalermprakiat Center of Translation and Interpretation

The center provides translation and interpretation services, catering to the needs of society.   Translation service is available for 13 foreign languages, including English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Cambodian, Malay, Burmese, and Vietnamese.

Academic Program Office

Tel: +66 2218 4634
Email: ccti_2010@hotmail.com

Translation and Interpretation Services Unit

Tel: +66 2218 4635
Email: transunit@chula.ac.th
Website: www.arts.chula.ac.th/~tran/en/index.php
Facebook: www.facebook.com/CUCCTI/


Faculty of Arts

Chulalongkorn University

254 Phayathai Road,
Bangkok 10330 Thailand

The sense of kinship and warmth found in the Chula community is priceless and a treasure worth keeping.

Prof. Dr. Pornanong Aramwit Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University