GSSE Scholarship 2020 – 2021Application is now CLOSED

What are the types of scholarships offered by GSSE? (for prospective students only)

  • 100% Tuition Scholarships + Living Stipends 
  • 100% Tuition Scholarships
  • Partial Scholarships (25% and more)

Who can apply?

  • New applicants applying for admission
  • Applicants whom is accepted in GSSE admissions round 1 or 2

When is the deadline to apply?

January 22, 2021

How can I apply?

  1. When you start your GSSE Application, please indicate your request for financial aid at the bottom of your application form.
  2. If you are invited to interview for the program, you will have a separate interview to determine whether you will receive a scholarship.
  3. Complete our online GSSE Scholarship application (you will be requested to submit supporting documents in the scholarship application form).

What are the Supporting documents to apply for the scholarship?

  • Statement of purpose 

    The Statement of Purpose should be about one page long and is geared towards your financial needs, academic performance and leadership potential. This part will tell us a lot about who you are, so you want to make sure that this is well written and organised. 

    Areas we are looking in your scholarship statement of purpose:

    Financial Needs: We want to see that you have a demonstrated financial need. We take into account your family background and the availability of other financial means to support your studies at GSSE.

    Academic Performance: We want to see your exceptional academic performance during high school. We are looking for your academic ability and potential to flourish at GSSE.

    Leadership Potential: We look for leaders who have the potential to change the world. As such, we want to see that you have made notable contributions to your community. We want to see your enthusiasm, energy, and depth of commitment towards social change that you can bring to our community.

  • Parents financial statements

Where do I submit my supporting documents?

All supporting documents can be submitted in our online scholarship application form.

How will I be evaluated for financial aid?

  • We review requests for financial aid holistically, focusing on a student’s financial needs, academic performance, and leadership potential.

  • Financial Need: We are required to determine that you have a demonstrated financial need. We also take into consideration your family background and the availability of other financial resources to support your studies at GSSE.

  • Academic Performance: An additional criterion for determining eligibility for financial assistance is exceptional academic performance during high school. On this basis will evaluate your academic ability and potential to excel in your studies at GSSE.

  • Leadership Potential: We look for leaders who have the potential to change the world. As such, we want to determine that you have made notable, extracurricular contributions to your community. We want to see your enthusiasm, energy, and the depth of commitment towards social change that you will bring to our program.

Any inquiries please contact our admissions team at gsse.admission@sgs.tu.ac.th

 

BA Alternative External Scholarships

Apart from the scholarships provided by SGS, applicants are also encouraged to explore other scholarship opportunities from outside SGS as well. Below is a list of external organizations who provide alternative scholarships, welcoming GSSE applicants and students to apply. 

Organization

Program

Type of Scholarships

Website

Create your future (Thailand)

GSSE

Scholarships of up to 20,000 THB

http://cyf.or.th

Brackett Refugee Education Fund (USA)

GSSE

Scholarships of up to 25K to 35K THB.

https://www.brackettfund.org/

IIE

GSSE

Scholarships of up to 2,500 USD

https://www.iie.org/

AMCHAM (USA)

GSSE

Scholarships to Thai students in their 1st year to support their 2nd-4th year study, amount of up to 25K per year.  Application: May-August

https://www.amchamthailand.com/

Wedu

GSSE

BA tuition fee loan

https://www.weduglobal.org/

CIMB ASEAN Scholarship

GSSE

BA tuition fee scholarship

https://careers.cimb.com/students/cimb-asean-scholarship

Applicants who are interested in applying for these alternative scholarships can use the provided application form. Please fill in your chosen scholarship provider(s) and submit it to us. SGS will send your application form to your chosen scholarship provider(s). In the meantime, applicants will be waiting to be contacted back by their scholarship provider(s) about the related conditions, criteria, and processes. 

Alternative scholarship application criteria:

  1. Apply for the GSSE program at SGS, Thammasat University.
  2. State your intention to apply for an alternative scholarship by sending an intention email to the GSSE program.
  3. The program will send your scholarship application and reference letter to the organization.
  4. You will wait to be contacted back by the organization for further steps.

How Will I be evaluated?

Applicants will be evaluated based on the scholarship provider’s discretion of applicant’s overall qualifications and qualities.

Important

Applicants should always check the curriculum’s calendar and be aware of its application dates, as well as your credit registration dates. By doing this, you will be able to apply for the scholarships and receive your financial support at the right time. Scholarship providers will need to know about your costs first before they can support you.

Any inquiries please contact our admissions team at gsse.admission@sgs.tu.ac.th

TUITION

Tuition fee for Thai students

The tuition fee for Thai students is 72,000 THB/student/semester, on average, a Pre-Program Orientation fee of 25,000 THB, and an additional fee of 14,500 THB for each summer program enrolled. Note that the abovementioned tuition fees represent only estimates based on the current GSSE curriculum. Additional credit hour fees (3,000 THB/credit) may be charged subject to elective courses enrolled.

Tuition fee for international students

The tuition fee for international students is 82,000 THB/student/semester (approximately $2,700 USD) on average, a Pre-Program Orientation fee of 25,000 THB, and an additional fee of 19,000 THB for each summer program enrolled (approximately 680 USD). Note that the abovementioned tuition fees represent only estimates based on the current GSSE curriculum. Additional credit hour fees (3,000 THB, approximately 100 USD)/credit may be charged subject to elective courses enrolled.

Additional expenses

Dormitory nearby Thammasat Rangsit campus may range from 3,500-6,500 THB/month (approximately 100-200 USD) depending on your living preferences. Living expenses, including meals and transportation, may range from 5,000-10,000+ THB/month (approximately 150-300+ USD) depending on your personal financial management.

Get In Touch

If you’re interested in one of our programs please send us a message and we’ll get back to you.

Thammasat University
The School of Global Studies

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