A one-week seminar designed to meet the needs of graduate students who have an express interest in developing their understanding of management practices in the Asian region. The seminar comprises sessions on different aspects of management with a focus on Thailand/Asia and enables participants to exchange ideas with high-profile experts from academia and business.
Classroom sessions are supplemented by visits to leading organisations in Thailand.
Participants will gain a deeper understanding by developing a discussion paper based on a topic of their choice, under the guidance of a faculty member.
1 course = 36 contact hours of lectures and company visits + pre-reading requirement + final seminar paper + online discussion forum = 3 Thai credits = 6 ECTS credits (150 hours total workload for students)
Visits to leading companies in Thailand such as Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Bangkok Airways, Theptarin Hospital, Central Pattana Retail Corporation, Baan Doi Children’s Home and others.
The course will use a combination of class attendance and participation, a quiz, an online discussion forum and an individual writing assignment to assess students’ mastery of the course content. 3 Thai credits = 6 ETCS creditsPre-reading quiz 15%
47,000 Thai Baht (includes all lectures and visits, handouts, lunches and dinners as indicated in the program, local transportation, return flight Bangkok - Chiang Rai. Hotel and international flights are not included.)30,000 Thai Baht (discounted fee for students from partner universities)