Payap University

country rank  33
world rank  3789

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University Overview

Founded in 1974, Payap University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Chiang Mai (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Thailand, Payap University (PYU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. Payap University (PYU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 43 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Thai higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. PYU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name มหาวิทยาลัยพายัพ
Acronym PYU
Founded 1974
Motto Truth and Service
Colours Light blue

University Location

Address Superhighway Chiang Mai-Lampang, Road, Muang
Chiang Mai (population range: 50,000-249,999)
50000 Chiang Mai
Thailand
T +66 (53) 851 478
F +66 (53) 245 353

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 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 80-90%
Admission Office Superhighway Chiang Mai-Lampang, Road, Muang
Chiang Mai 50000
+66 (53) 851 478 x241

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 900-999
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Protestant Christian-Protestant

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Thailand


Year of first Accreditation
1984

Affiliations

  • Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
  • Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)
  • Association of Private Higher Education Institutions of Thailand (APHEIT)

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018