Virtual Thailand Education Fair Myanmar 2021 – AMAUT

  On Thursday 17 November 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Thailand time) in the meeting room on the 10th floor of the Kasetsart Golden Jubilee Administration and Information Center Building, Kasetsart University. The personnel of the International Affairs Division, Kasetsart University namely Miss Rujira Pongjetsupan, Foreign Relations Officer (Professional Level); Miss Authiya Phuteh, General Administrative Officer; Miss Unthika Thamnium, Foreign Relations Officer (Professional Level); Miss Nithikarn Pongsathidporn, Foreign Relations Officer (Professional Level); and Mr. Thienthong Wachirawichai, Foreign Relations Officer participated in the exhibition of guidance and public relations for Thai universities’ courses in Virtual Thailand Education Fair Myanmar 2021 to present information on interesting programs and courses of Kasetsart University.

  The event was organized by the Association of Myanmar Alumni from Universities in Thailand (AMAUT). In this regard, H.E. Mrs. Suphatra Srimaitreephithak, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar presided over to deliver the opening speech. At the end of 2019, COVID-19 pandemic, also known as the coronavirus pandemic has occurred, the exhibition cannot be organized in an on-site format. Therefore, the organizer has decided to transforming an event to online experiences which is called “Virtual Thailand Education Fair Myanmar 2021”. This online exhibition has attracted the attention of more than 350 participants. This year, various information were presented by the exhibitors including online booths from more than 20 school and universities in Thailand that participating in the event, such as Kasetsart University, the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Assumption University (ABAC), Chulalongkorn University, Mahidol University, Thammasat University, Naresuan University, National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA), Chiang Mai University, Khon Kaen University, Burapha University, University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC), Panyapiwat Institute of Management, etc.

  Virtual Thailand Education Fair Myanmar 2021 is a Virtual Education Fair, a platform that provides opportunities for staff of educational institutions and universities in Thailand to have the opportunity to present the university and talks with students, parents, and the general public. It is a great opportunity for Myanmar participants to meet with representatives from leading universities for quality education and has been praised around the world over 20+ from Thailand. These representatives are ready to answer questions about pursuing studying in Thailand.  Every year, Kasetsart University has continually sent the personnel of the International Affairs Division to join the AMAUT: Thai Education Fair in Myanmar. The Myanmar participants who entered the breakout room of Kasetsart University had asked many questions such as scholarships, tuition fees, level of language proficiency, admission requirements, fields of study for example Engineering, Food Science, Computer Science, and etc., including other information such as enrollment, financial assistance, living costs for bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The International Affairs Division has presented an overview of all aspects and programs or courses to the participants in its entirety. Kasetsart University has received lot of attentions from Myanmar participants to visit our online booth. Which can be considered very successful online education fair for the first time.