PhD Program

Program Overview

PhD in Social Innovation and Sustainability

Rigorous academic training on issues related to social innovation, public affairs, corporate responsibility, and organizational management.

No matter what profession you are in, if your job requires you to use research skills, this degree is for you

The PhD in Social Innovation and Sustainability is the unique PhD program in Thailand, a combination of social innovation and sustainability, two very important policy areas at the forefront of our contemporary society in the twenty-first century. 

Curriculum

Flexible 2-4 Year Program According to Your Circumstances
Weekend Classes for Working Professionals

Tuition

435,420-624,130 THB for Thai students
489,420-705,130 THB for international students

Admission Schedule

1st Round: 3 January – 5 February 2024
2nd Round: 6 February – 4 March 2024

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INTEGRATED LEARNING

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 organizations. 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 PhD 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.

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