In Focus : Thailand International Postgraduate Programme (TIPP)
In commemoration of the 70th year of the reign of His Majesty the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej in 2016, the Royal Thai Government is granting seventy (70) postgraduate scholarships for overseas candidates. Eligible nationalities within the responsibility of the Embassy are Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Republic of Kosovo.
Aiming at sharing Thailand’s best practices and experiences to the world, the scholarships are offered on a wide range of development-related topics under the four plus one themes. The highlighted theme is Sufficiency Economy Philosophy (SEP), the key factor behind Thailand’s achievement of sustainable development in many areas. Other themes are areas in which Thailand’s best practices can help address global challenges, namely, food security, climate change, public health and other Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) related topics.
The seventy (70) scholarships are made available for 2017 (2 academic years per programme) under the Thailand International Postgraduate Programme (TIPP) scheme. Successful candidates will be offered full scholarship (economy round trip airfare, tuition fee, accommodation, allowances and insurance). Each eligible country is invited to nominate up to five (5) candidates per course and nominations must be submitted through diplomatic channel to the Royal Thai Embassy by 10 April 2017.
Please see the attached files for the following information:
- Guidelines for TIPP
- List of participating Thai universities and courses
- Details of the courses
- Application form
Update information is also available from the website of Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) www.tica.thaigov.net