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AIT contributes to prepare a Policy Brief on “Applying sanitation value chain approach towards appropriate wastewater and faecal sludge management in Thailand”

For past 2 years AIT has jointly worked with Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) and National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) on a project titled “Policy Dialogue and Network Building of Multi-stakeholders on integrated Decentralized Domestic Wastewater Management in ASEAN Countries”. As part of our commitment AIT team has worked on the Policy Brief - to elaborate on the barriers and provide policy recommendation towards appropriate wastewater and feacal sludge management in Thailand.

AIT, Van Lang University, Vietnam ink agreements to launch International Bachelor’s-Master’s Unified Program and PhD Scholars Program

Two months after signing a general Memorandum of Understanding, AIT and Vietnam’s Van Lang University (VLU) on 30 September 2020 signed two specific cooperation agreements for VLU to send faculty to earn Doctoral degrees at AIT, and to join the International Bachelor’s-Master’s Unified Program.

AIT and UNESCO sign MoU for Mutual Cooperation

The Asian Institute of Technology on 29 September 2020 signed an official Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization at a ceremony in Bangkok.

During the MoU signing ceremony, Mr. Shigeru Aoyagi, Director of the UNESCO Regional Education Bureau in Asia Pacific in Bangkok, expressed his happiness to sign the partnership instrument with AIT for future collaboration and mentioned some of the areas where UNESCO and AIT could collaborate.

Learning Is A Journey

Chitralada Chaiya
PhD (Candidate), School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD), AIT
Assistant Professor, College of Politics and Governance
Mahasarakham University, Thailand

Set a vision and make it come true 

The decision to study for a doctorate is one of the most important decisions in life.

Malaysian Alum ‘Paying It Forward’ For Next Generation AITians

By Kanda Yaemboonruang

Education can change one’s life for the better. This is precisely the story of Ir Tan Chin Nyan, a very successful Malaysian structural engineer who was once a young boy in a poor family but now holds the position of Managing Director of Bridgex Bina Sdn Bhd (now known as BBSB Holdings Sdn Bhd), one of Malaysia’s leading civil engineering firms.

Dr. Yuosre Badir from School of Management contributed his knowledge for the publication of a book for designing ideal tropical houses

Associate Professor Dr. Yuosre Badir, Director of Doctoral Programs (PhD and DBA) in AIT School of Management, teamed up with experts and contributed to the book named Maisons tropicales - concevoir une maison bioclimatique, sure, confortable, economique et respectueuse de l'environnement (English Translation: Tropical houses - design a bioclimatic, safe, comfortable, economical and environmentally friendly house). The book was published in France in March 2020.

The book was produced for ETIK2A (http://etik2a.org/), a French non-profit organization that focuses on ethical issues in developing a green and sustainable environment.

AIT Center in Vietnam on the Go this Semester

New Intakes for SOM programs in Vietnam

The AIT School of Management (SOM) in Thailand and AIT Center in Vietnam (AITCV) underscored their mutual cooperation by jointly holding Opening Ceremonies of the 4th intake of the Doctoral Business Administration (DBA) and the 20th Intake of the International Executive MBA (iEMBA) Program, both successfully organized this month in Vietnam.

AIT MBA program ranks #14 in Asia and #1 in Thailand, according to QS

In the latest QS Global MBA Rankings 2021, released on September 23, the AIT Master of Business Administration (MBA) program ranks #14 in Asia and #1 in Thailand.

Featuring over 250 business schools in 40 countries, the prestigious QS Global MBA Rankings 2021 provides a comprehensive list of the best academic institutions in the world to study for an MBA degree.