Academic year starts every June. Please check for application periods at
- High School Graduation or equivalence
- Thai Education System: High School
- International Educational System:
- NZQA, GCSE, IGCSE, GCE 0 or A level, IB
(must be approved by the Ministry of Education, Royal Thai Government)
1) A completely filled-in and signed application form with a 1-inch photo attached.
The application form can be downloaded at www.ptu.ac.th.
2) A copy of high school level education transcript and certificate. Applicant who
has completed a high school level (or equivalent) from an academic institute abroad
must submit High School Equivalency Certificate issued by the
Ministry of Education, Royal Thai Government.
3) A copy of passport
High School Equivalency Certification
An applicant who completed a high school level (or equivalent) from an international
educational system or from an academic institute abroad must submit
High School Equivalency Certificate issued by the Ministry of Education,
Royal Thai Government before you can be offered a place on the program. The Ministry of
Education charges 500 baht for equivalent process fee. The high school equivalency process
may be take up to 3 (three) months.
Obtaining a Visa to Study in Thailand (For International Students)
Once all the documents have been approved by the Ministry of Education and a student
has been accepted onto the program, PTU will send a letter of acceptance and an official note
certifying the purpose of travel in Thai and translated copy in English to the applicant.
Then, the student has to submit both the acceptance letter and all
certified documents to the Royal Thai Embassy in their relevant country to ask for a
NON-IMMIGRANT STUDENT VISA. It may take up to 3 (three) months to complete the
high school equivalency process. International students need to renew their visa after the first 90 days
and report to the Immigration Bureau every 90 days.
Registration of Courses
Students will be invited to register for the program with PTU and pay the first semesters
tuition fee, educational fee and other fees (PTU requirements). PTU staff will help and advise you
through this process.