MA Program

Program Overview

Master in Social Innovation and Sustainability

SCHOOL OF GLOBAL STUDIES | THAMMASAT UNIVERSITY

Join us and contribute to a more prosperous, just, inclusive and sustainable world!

Thammasat University's School of Global Studies is pleased to offer a pioneering Masters's degree in Social Innovation and Sustainability. The program has the mission to build a vibrant community of practitioners and researchers in Southeast Asia with the knowledge, mindset and skills to tackle the most pressing sustainable development challenges. 

Curriculum

1-Year Program
Weekend and evening classes for working professionals

Tuition

257,210 THB for Thai students
297,710 THB for international students

Admission Schedule

1st Round: 3 January – 5 February 2024
6th Round: 4 June – 1 July 2024

WHAT MAKES THIS PROGRAM DIFFERENT

THE PROGRAM IS DESIGNED FOR WORKING PROFESSIONALS IN ALL CAREER SECTORS WHO ASPIRE TO EXPAND THEIR KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS AND REALLY MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN OUR COMPLEX WORLD.

Holistic and Multidisciplinary Curriculum
Community Partnerships
Impactful Employment Opportunities
21st Century Skills

MA PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Master in Social Innovation and Sustainability

Our Community

When our students join our program, they become part of the vibrant international community. Since the program's foundation, we have attracted students worldwide, including Sweden, Germany, the UK, the USA, Nepal, Japan, China, Vietnam, Singapore, Myanmar and Thailand.  

They also come from diverse occupational backgrounds, including NGOs, tech companies, government agencies, social enterprises and international organisations. But all have a deep passion for creating a more just, inclusive and sustainable world and, through the program, they build friendships and bonds that will stay with them throughout their professional and personal lives.

Our Team

The School of Global Studies has assembled an international team of academic instructors from the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Austria, France, the USA, Thailand, Nepal and India with specialisations in anthropology, sociology, political science, public administration, behavioral economics, urban and community development. Our team also comprises guest lectures from social enterprises, NGOs, multi-national corporations, and international organisations such as UNESAP, UNDP and ADB.

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Campus

The graduate program is run at the historic and vibrant Thammasat University Tha Prachan campus located in the heart of the old city of Bangkok. Our classrooms overlook the Chao Phraya River and are within easy walking distance from many historical sites, such as the Grand Palace and tourist areas like Khao San Rd. Students can easily access the campus by bus, river ferries and MRT.

Courses and Carreer

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MESSAGE FROM MA PROGRAM DIRECTOR

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MESSAGE FROM STUDENTS

Throughout our four years MA program, students will be encouraged to develop analytical, critical and logical rigour, enabling them to apply these skills to deeply examine those social and environmental concerns in our modern societies.
 With an entrepreneurial strand modules e.g. social innovation, accounting, finance, and economics, building upon those issues the students will be provided with opportunities to develop their social business plan as part of their entrepreneurial skill set.
 Our internship opportunity will also allow them to bring a body of knowledge to a body of practice.

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