Nakhon Pathom Rajabhat University

country rank  31
world rank  3367

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University Overview

Founded in 1936, Nakhon Pathom Rajabhat University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Nakhon Pathom (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Thailand, Nakhon Pathom Rajabhat University (NPRU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Buddhist religion. Nakhon Pathom Rajabhat University (NPRU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 82 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. NPRU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name มหาวิทยาลัยราชภัฏนครปฐม
Acronym NPRU
Founded 1936
Motto Local based and international oriented
Colours Pink

University Location

Address 85 Malaiman Road Muang
Nakhon Pathom (population range: 50,000-249,999)
73000 Nakhon Pathom
T +66 (34) 261 021
F +66 (34) 261 053

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Nakhon Pathom Rajabhat University
Nakhon Pathom 73000
+66 (34) 261021-26
(34) 261021-26

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Buddhist Buddhist

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Nakhon Pathom Rajabhat University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Thailand

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment (ONESQA)
  • Office of Public Sector Development Commission, Thailand (OPSDC)


  • University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP)
  • South East Asia Ministers of Education Organisation (SEAMEO)

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018