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AIT Measures during Global Coronavirus Crisis

 

Since its inception two months ago in China, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has spread across the world in varying degrees, including to Thailand and many of the countries where our AIT students, faculty and staff come from.

At the end of January, the AIT Coronavirus Task Force was formed to monitor the crisis, both in general and specifically on how it affects the institute.

My Student Exchange Experience in France

By Ying Chen

As an MBA student of the School of Management at the Asian Institute of Technology, I received a great opportunity to study abroad for a semester at EDHEC Business School in France from September to December in 2019. A grande école in France, EDHEC specializes in business and management studies.

Appointment of Associate Dean in SET, Dr. Chutiporn Anutariya

The Asian Institute of Technology is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Chutiporn Anutariya, Associate Professor in the Department of Information and Communication Technologies of the School of Engineering & Technology as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs effective as of 1 February 2020 to 31 December 2021.

As Associate Dean, she will assist the Dean in dealing with the students, recruitment of new students, curriculum review and development, coordinating special programs and academic affairs.

Introducing new ICT faculty, Dr. Chaklam Silpasuwanchai

Dr. Chaklam Silpasuwanchai, has been appointed as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) in School of Engineering and Technology (SET), effective from January 2020.

Dr. Chaklam received his Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering (First class honor) from Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology, Thammasat University, Thailand.

KMITL-AIT International Unified Bachelor’s-Master’s Degree Program

The Asian Institute of Technology and Thailand’s King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL) on 31 January 2020 unveiled their new KMITL-AIT International Unified Bachelor's-Master's Degree Program at a signing ceremony in Bangkok.

The program provides an accelerated English-language pathway for KMITL students to earn a Bachelor’s degree awarded by KMITL and a Master’s degree awarded by AIT in a minimum of five years.

Dr. Dong Van Phung is new Director of AIT Centre in Vietnam (AIT-CV)

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Dong Van Phung as the new Director of AIT Centre in Vietnam (AIT-CV), effective 1 February 2020.

A Vietnamese national, Dr. Dong was the Director of the Department of R&D Software Solutions for Smart Cities, Technology Group, where he oversaw projects invested by government ministries across many provinces and cities in Vietnam.

AIT’s five thematic research areas

Asian Instititute of Technology (AIT) is the most international university in Thailand offering master’s and PhD programs in engineering and technology, environment and sustainability, and management. The current study body represents 40 countries around the world with the alumni network of more than 25,000 from over 100 countries around the world.