Rangsit University International
Published on August 28, 2014
2 | Page PRE DEPARTURE 3 | Page About RSU Rangsit University : Situated in an area of one hundred and sixty one (295) rais in Lak-Hok sub-district, on Paholyothin Road, Pathumthani Province, a distance of only three (3) kilometers from Don Muang Airport. The University is surrounded by a 4000-rais Muang-Ake Community. Located in excellent surroundings comprising a complete range of facilities such as a golf course, swimming pools, tennis courts etc., with pure and bracing air, the area is thus a perfect spot for the establishment of an institution of higher education. Rangsit University is a private institution of higher education with the primary aim of creating graduates in the area of study meeting the requirements of national development by focusing mainly on science, technology, design and management including independent professions which are requisites in dev elopment of one’s own career. The notion for the establishment of Rangsit University has been conceived for a long time by Mr. Prasith Ourairat (Former Provincial Governor of several provinces, the Ex. Chairman of Expressway Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand and Former Deputy Governor of the Greater Bangkok Metropolitan) when he was still in civil service that he would summon the support of his beloved ones to develop an activity contributing fully to the benefits of the society with the aspiration that “ we will work towards forging the youth and the new generation into becoming graduates or scholars fully equipped with knowledge and ethics” Rangsit University is the only private university which has been assessed on education standard quality by the Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment (Public Organization) and rated "Very Good". The curriculums are broadly categorized into five groups as follows; 1. Faculties of Medial and Health Sciences: College of Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medical Technology, Faculty of Nursing Science, Faculty of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Optology and Faculty of Oriental Medicine 2. Faculties of Engineering and Technology: College of Engineering, Faculty of Information Technology, Faculty of Biotechnology and Institution of Aviation 3. Faculties of Humanities and Social Sciences: College of Social Innovation, College of International, Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies, Faculty of Liberal Arts, Faculty of Communication Arts, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Education and Graduate School 4. Faculties of Art and Design: Conservatory of Music, Faculty of Architecture, Faculty of Arts and Design and Faculty of Digital Art 5. Faculties of Economics and Business Administration: College of Public Administration, Faculty of Business Administration, Faculty of Accounting, Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Industry and Faculty of Economics Currently there are total of 136 programs; 91 undergraduate programs, 1 graduate diploma program, 35 Master degree programs and 9 Doctoral degree programs with approximately 30,000 students.