Pathumthani University was founded and commenced on education in academic year 2000 based on ambition and expanding education opportunity to youth of Chanakan Yuenyong, PhD., the President who was granted a license. For the first commencement, the University was permitted by the Ministry of University Affairs (Currently: Office of the Higher Education Commission) to be entitled “Pathumthani College”
Later, in the year 2004 the University was permitted to change educational type to be “Pathumthani University” according to continual developing in education quality. For physical facility, the University was built the first building, which His Holiness Somdet Phrayanasamvara, the Supreme Patriarch of Thailand was the President to lay the foundation stone. This building was kindly named by Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya to be “Ubol Ratana Rajakanya Building” and the Princess kindly came to the university as the President. Until 2008, the University was built the second building, which Somdej Phra Buddhajarn (Kiew Uppaseno), Chairman of the committee for acting on behalf of the Supreme Patriarch of Thailand came to lay the foundation stone. And this building also University humbly begged for his Majesty grant to name this building “The 60th Anniversary of His Majesty the King’s Accession to the Throne Building” and this building also opened by Princess Ubol Ratana Rajakanya. In the year 2012, the University was built the third building, which Her Royal Highness Princess Soamsawali, the Princess Mother of the King’s First Grandchild was kindly the President to lay the foundation stone. This was the royal grace for Pathumthani University which the administrators, faculty, staff, and students were extremely proud of this.
At present, the University offers 5 Doctoral degree programs, 6 Master Degree programs, and 20 Bachelor’s Degree programs.
Besides the above information both academic Affairs and physical facilities, the University manages and develops under 4 main missions on teaching and learning, research, academic services for society, and preservation of arts and culture. All of these missions are the proactive work for the University since they are the most important and the University intend to demonstrate them as its identity and evidence-based development.
Emblem of Pathumthani University
Emblem of Pathumthani University is shaped as a circle emblem surround with ribbon. There is the name of Pathumthani University in Thai on the top and the name of the University in English at the bottom of the circle. Inside the circle, there is a royal lotus at the centre of a world globe floating on the water with a book underneath.
Therefore, the entire meaning of the emblem of Pathumthani University refers to the world class educational institution preparing graduates with full of knowledge, capability, ethics and morals in lifestyle, dynamic self-development, courage in creating and leading society for their success and honors.
||knowledge sources of many sciences
||virtue, morals, ethics and goodness
||dynamic power of thoughts
||courage, success and honor
Motto of Pathumthani University
“Be academic expertise, ethical and capacity to implementation”
Color of Pathumthani University
Pink and blue with the following meaning;
Pink means gentleness, brightness, and love own educational Institution
Blue means stability, firmness, and praise the King Institution
Therefore, colour of Pathumthani University refers to stability, gentleness, love the University, and praise the King Institution.
Pathumthani University’s Mascot
Pathumthani University’s Mascot: Indian Coral Tree and Royal Lotus.