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Chulalongkorn University Announcement Reduction of Tuition Fees and Academic Charges to Assist Students during the COVID-19 Pandemic (Second Announcement)

Since the University Council at its 850th meeting on April 29, 2021 has passed a resolution approving the University’s consideration for reduction of tuition fees and academic charges for the 2021 academic year and the agreement that other forms of assistance be provided as well and the University has issued Chulalongkorn University Announcement regarding reduction of tuition fees and academic charges to assist students during the COVID-19 pandemic dated July 6, 2021 to offer its assistance to students in the semestral system for the first semester of the 2021 academic year and for those in the trimestral system for the first semester of the 2021 academic year and that the University will announce the guidelines for those measures;

To conform with the resolution of the University Council and as an expression of concern for the suffering of students and their parents resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic the Council of Deans in its capacity as member of the Finance Committee via a circular resolution on October 30, 2021 has further resolved that students be provided with assistance in terms of tuition fees and other charges during the COVID-19 pandemic as follows:

1. That a ten percent discount for tuition fees and ten percent discount for academic charges be given to students of all levels, program affiliations and year of study for the second semester and summer semester of the 2021 academic year in the semester system or the second and third semesters of the 2021 academic year trimester system.

With the approval of its administrative board, the work section may also consider giving assistance with further reductions or exemptions from that which has been determined in the stipulations mentioned above or to provide scholarships to students as deemed appropriate.

2. In cases where a student has paid the tuition fees and academic charges via the CUNEX system prior to this announcement, the University shall proceed to reimburse the student with the tuition fees or academic charges received from the work section to the student via the CUNEX system. As such, the work section should provide the University with a list of student names and transfer the academic charges to the University as well.

3. As for matters concerning the tuition fees and academic charges for the next semester or trimester, the University will announce the measures to be taken at the next opportunity.

Announced on this November 1, 2021

(Professor Dr. Bundhit Eua-arporn)

President

Chula is the place to discover one’s true individuality and the years I spent here were most enjoyable.

Rossukhon Kongket Alumni, Faculty of Communication Arts, Chulalongkorn University