Faculty of Political Science

Bachelor of Arts Program in Politics and Global Studies (PGS)

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Quick Information

HIGHLIGHTS

4

YearS Full-time

Duration

  • First of Its Kind
  • Graduate with Two BA Degrees in 4 Years
  • Choose Your Own Path
  • Contemporary Focus with Practical Experience

ADMISSION

CONTACT PROGRAM

PGS International Program
Faculty of Political Science

Chulalongkorn University

+66 2218 7313
pgs.chula@gmail.com

Overview

The Bachelor of Arts Program in Politics and Global Studies (PGS) is an international program offered by the Faculty of Political Science, Chulalongkorn University in collaboration with the University of Essex, United Kingdom, and University of Queensland in Australia. Students studying in this program will be awarded Double Degrees, one from Chulalongkorn University, and another from one of our partner institutions. The program was officially launched in late 2019 for 2020 entry.

PGS is a multidisciplinary and multi-sited educational program designed to prepare and equip young generation to become world committed population and change-makers. Our multidisciplinary approach exposes students to diverse ways of thinking, researching, and understanding global politics and social complexities. Beyond providing information and skills, PGS is focused on developing inspiration through an enjoyable and personalized learning environment.

The tripartite motto: Knowledge, Inspiration and Commitment well reflects our philosophy, aim and approach to education. We hope to build up a cohort of committed leaders ready to design and create their own sustainable future.

WHY this program
at Chula

1

First of Its Kind

While double-degree programs are becoming popular, PGS is the first of its kind in Thailand to offer various tracks with different partner universities.  PGS offers multidisciplinary and specialized courses through international curriculum collaboration.

2

Mandatory Study Tours for Real-World Learning

Spend two years abroad and two years at Chulalongkorn University, and receive a Bachelor’s Degree from each – 4 years, 2 degrees.

3

Choose Your Own Path

Diverse university options means more personalization! Choose the program that fits best with your interests  – both academic and personal. Our modules cover philosophy, politics, public policy, sociology, anthropology, international relations as well as issue-based and academic skill development.

4

Contemporary Focus with Practical Experience

Our program focuses on current and emerging local-global phenomena. As we are preparing our students to become future leaders and change-makers, we encourage them to dive into series of current and entangled issues as well as to prepare for their future scenarios. PGS provides students with hand-on and practical experience. Students will learn first-hand from their research and senior projects. They will also be exposed to a wide-ranged of lecturers, alumni, specialists and practitioners from our partner organizations.

Career Opportunities

Our graduates are equipped with a variety of knowledge and skills, covering political philosophy, public policy, international relations, sociology as well as issue-based and academic skill development on local and global levels. As a result, our program offers students a range of career opportunities including:

  • Policy Analyst
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Political Consultant
  • Diplomat
  • Transnational Corporation Staff
  • Officer in Civil Society Organization, National and International level
  • Officer in Social Enterprise, National and International level.
  • Officer in Public Sector involving in the international affairs.

Admission

Admission Qualifications:

Applicants must have completed high school or passed an equivalent high school standard test or be currently in their final year of high school (Grade 12 in the US system or year 13 in the British system), with a minimum GPAX of 3.00, or its equivalent levels according to the criteria set by Chulalongkorn University. For students applying with GED, IGCSEs, IB, or other qualifications from abroad, please contact Chulalongkorn University Academic Testing Center (https://hsces.atc.chula.ac.th) for Degree Equivalence Certificate before applying. For details, click here.

Contact

PGS International Program

Faculty of Political Science

Chulalongkorn University

Political Science Building 3, Floor M,

Henri-Dunant Road, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330 Thailand

Tel
+66 2218 7313

Email
pgs.chula@gmail.com

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