Thailand’s Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology (SIIT) is opening its doors to international students with fully-funded scholarships for master’s and Ph.D. programs. The SIIT Scholarships 2024 aim to promote industrial development in Thailand by attracting top engineering and information technology minds from around the world. This initiative also provides students with the opportunity to immerse themselves in Thailand’s diverse culture while interacting with peers and faculty from various nationalities.
About SIIT and the Scholarship
SIIT is a semi-autonomous institute affiliated with Thammasat University, established in 1992. The institute has been fostering links with institutions across Asia, Australia, Europe, and North America through faculty and student exchange programs. The SIIT Scholarship Program for Excellent Foreign Students (EFS) 2024 is one such endeavor, offering talented individuals a chance to study in Thailand and experience its rich culture.
Fields of Study
The scholarship covers a wide range of fields, including materials engineering/science/technology, mechanical engineering, digital engineering, biochemical engineering/biochemistry, electrical engineering, energy technology/management, environmental engineering/science/technology/management, industrial engineering, logistics management, civil engineering, computer engineering/science, and more.
Successful applicants will enjoy the following benefits:
- Full tuition fee coverage.
- Full thesis support.
- A monthly living allowance of 10,000 Bhat.
- Round-trip economy class tickets to and from Thailand (up to 20,000 Bhat/student).
- Additional support of up to 10,000 Bhat for miscellaneous expenses like visa fees.
- Health and accident insurance.
To be eligible, applicants must:
- Be foreign students.
- Be proficient in English with certified proof.
- Have an excellent academic record (top 20% of the class).
- Be in good health and conduct.
- Not be recipients of other grants or scholarships.
Interested candidates can apply online, uploading the required documents in the prescribed format, including a CV, passport or citizen ID, research papers or publications (if any), recent photographs, a personal statement, two recommendation letters, an English proficiency certificate, and recent transcripts.
The deadline for the SIIT Scholarship for Excellent Foreign Students (EFS) 2024 is September 30, 2023.
Successful candidates will be announced on November 10, 2023.
This scholarship initiative not only supports academic excellence but also fosters cultural exchange, making it a unique opportunity for international students to further their education in Thailand.