Academic Year

The academic year consists of three semesters. Each is 16 weeks long, except the summer semester which is 4 weeks.
  • First semester: August to December
  • Second semester: January to July
  • Generally, graduate courses are offered only in the first and second semester.

    Admission Period of Academic Year 2018

  • First semester
  • January 4th - June 30th, 2018
  • Second semester
  • July 1st - November 30th, 2018

      How to On-line apply for graduate studies at Prince of Songkla University
    1. These pages are for international students. (Thai Student)
    2. Applicant must pay application fees on Paypal as procedure shown at Payment method. (The application fee is non-refundable)
    3. The application fee is 640 baht (approx. 20 US$. Admission fee is 600 baht and the PayPal service charge is 40 baht).
    4. Please study the application procedure and carefully check the qualifications required by the program you are applying for:
    5. - Graduate Study Options
      - Program
    6. Submitting the required documents online
    7. - The transcript and other required documents (such as degree certificates, English proficiency test certificate, medical certificate, research proposal, letter of recommendation, etc.) should be scanned and combined into a PDF, ZIP or RAR file (formats allowed in *.zip/*.rar file: *.jpg, *.gif, *.tif, *.png, *.pdf).
      - The uploaded file should not exceed 5MB.
    8. The Graduate School will notify the applicant when the complete application form and required documents have been received by the Graduate School.
    9. An application will only be processed by the Graduate School if all the required documents have been provided and the applicant's qualifications satisfy the stated program requirements

    Admission Procedure

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    Application Requirements

    1. A scanned copy of the degree certificate(s) (with officially certified English translation)
    2. A scanned copy of the academic transcript(s) (with officially certified English translation)
    3. A scanned copy of the main passport page showing personal details. (if any)
    4. A scanned copy of an English proficiency certificate (TOEFL or IELTS)
    5. Curriculum Vitae
    6. A brief research proposal (800 words)
    7. Other documents which may be required by each program (such as a letter of work experience, professional license, concept paper, etc.).
    Noted that
  • All supporting documents must be in English language, and must have been officially issued and certified by the respective university, government office, or embassy.
  • Documents uploaded via the online admission system should be scanned and combined into a PDF, ZIP or RAR file (formats allowed in *.zip / *.rar file: *.jpg, *.gif, *.tif, *.png, *.pdf). Two files can be uploaded - one for Each of the two uploaded files should not exceed 5MB.

  • Payment Method

    1. A PayNow button will be shown after the application form has been submitted.
    2. Press PayNow to visit the Paypal payment processing page. There, you can either login to your PayPal account or choose a debit or credit card to pay the application fee (payment options vary according to country). Please verify that your payment is being made to Graduate School, Prince of Songkla University, and that the total amount is 640 baht.
    3. (! Important) : press Return to Graduate School, Prince of Songkla University after confirmation of your payment to return to the Online Application site. An email will be sent to you showing the payment status as Payment Verified.
    4. The payment will be verified by Graduate School Staff.
    5. If the application fee is not paid at the time of submitting the application, an application remains open for 7 days, after which it will automatically be cancelled if payment has not occurred.
    6. To pay the application fee within those 7 days, visit the Application Status page and log in with the academic year applied for and your email address.
    Notes :
    Governing bodies often have regulations and financial sanctions in place that prohibit transactions with certain high-risk countries. Citizens from those countries might not be able to pay by PayPal (see restrictions at Restricted Countries)
    If you live inside the restricted countries please contact us at supparat.s@psu.ac.th or grad@group.psu.ac.th