Chulalongkorn University
Region: South-Eastern Asia
Country/Region: Thailand
Found Year: 1917
Address: 254 Phayathai Road, Pathumwan
Introduction

Chulalongkorn University is Thailand's oldest and one of the country's most prestigious universities. It was officially established on March 26, 1917 by King Vajiravudh (Rama VI) and named after his father King Chulalongkorn (Rama V), who laid the foundations for modern education in Thailand. At first, Chulalongkorn University had four faculties (Medicine, Engineering, Public administration, and Arts and Sciences) and had an enrollment of 380 students. The first commencement ceremony took place on October 25, 1930 when King Prajadhipok (Rama VII) conferred degrees to the first and second classes of medical students. Chulalongkorn University Strategies 2012 – 2016 focus on different aspects of development and improvement with the objective of raising the university to a level of excellence that will qualify it as a “World Class National University”. Today, Chulalongkorn University is composed of 19 faculties, 3 colleges, 10 institutes, and 3 schools with a total enrollment of more than 38,000 undergraduate and graduate students.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
701-800
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
401-500
2017
501-600
2018
601-700
2019
701-800
2020
701-800
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Veterinary Sciences
101-150
Dentistry & Oral Sciences
151-200
Chemical Engineering
301-400
Energy Science & Engineering
301-400
Medical Technology
301-400
Physics
401-500
Biotechnology
401-500
Agricultural Sciences
401-500
Key Statistics
38531
Total Enrollment
4.0%
International Students
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Undergraduate Enrollment
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International Students
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Graduate Enrollment
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International Students