List of applicant for CMU Presidential Scholarship(for 1st Semester,
2022 Academic Year)(Round 2)
List of applicant for CMU Presidential Scholarship(for 1st Semester,
2022 Academic Year)(Round 1)

CMU Presidential Scholarship for the 2022 Academic Year

Chiang Mai University (CMU) is offering 200 Full Graduate Level Scholarships per year, an exciting opportunity to study at CMU for both Thai and international citizens who possess a high potential and who meet our requirements.

For the 2022 academic year, the starting date for the 1st Semester has changed to June 2022 and there will only be one application round for the Presidential Scholarships in 2022. If applicants are interested in applying for a study starting in the 2nd semester of 2022, they should contact the Program Administrative Committee Chair directly, in order to find a research topic and match with a Thesis Advisor and to apply for the scholarship in advance.

Doctoral Degree Scholarships: 100 (in total per year)

Master’s Degree Scholarships: 100 (in total per year)

Criteria and Conditions for Graduation

In order to graduate, the scholarship grantee must comply with the standard criteria set by the Graduate School and the additional criteria and conditions specified by the Scholarship Committee as in the following sections

  • Doctoral Degree Level Type 1: Dissertation or Doctoral Thesis Only
    • Type 1.1 (for Master’s degree holder with a normal 3 years period of study)
      • At least 2 publications or acceptances to publish in an international journal. One of those must be in an ISI, Scopus, IEEE, PubMed or Web of Science database and must be in a quartile 1 or 2 ranked by SCImago with the student as the first author, and at least 1 publication in an international conference accepted by the field of study and the Graduate School.
      • The publications with the student as the first author must specify the “Graduate/PhD/Master's Degree Program in …, Faculty/College/School/Institute of …, Chiang Mai University, under the CMU Presidential Scholarship” in the affiliation or acknowledgement
    • Type 1.2 (for Bachelor’s degree holder with a normal 5 years period of study)
      • At least 2 publications or acceptances to publish in an international journal listed in an ISI, Scopus, IEEE, PubMed or Web of Science database. One of those must be in a quartile 1 or 2 ranked by SCImago with the student as the first author. And at least 1 publication in an international conference accepted by the field of study and the graduate school.
      • The publications with the student as the first author must specify the “Graduate/PhD/Master's Degree Program in …, Faculty/College/School/Institute of …, Chiang Mai University, under the CMU Presidential Scholarship” in the affiliation or acknowledgement.
  • Doctoral Degree Level Type 2: Dissertation or Doctoral Thesis with Course Work
    • Type 2.1 (for Master’s degree holder with a normal 3 years period of study)
      • At least 1 publication or acceptance to publish in an international journal listed in an ISI, Scopus, IEEE, PubMed or Web of Science database and must be in a quartile 1 or 2 ranked by SCImago with the student as the first author, and at least 1 publication in an international conference accepted by the field of study and the graduate school.
      • The publications with the student as the first author must specify the “Graduate/PhD/Master's Degree Program in …, Faculty/College/School/Institute of …, Chiang Mai University, under the CMU Presidential Scholarship” in the affiliation or acknowledgement.
    • Type 2.2 (for Bachelor's degree holder with a normal 5 years period of study)
      • At least 1 publication or acceptance to publish in an international journal listed in an ISI, Scopus, IEEE, PubMed or Web of Science database and must be in a quartile 1 or 2 ranked by SCImago with the student as the first author, and at least 1 publication in an international conference accepted by the field of study and the graduate school.
      • The publications with the student as the first author must specify the “Graduate/PhD/Master's Degree Program in …, Faculty/College/School/Institute of …, Chiang Mai University, under the CMU Presidential Scholarship” in the affiliation or acknowledgement.
  • Master's Degree Level Type 1: Master's Thesis Only
    • At least 2 publications or acceptances to publish in an international journal listed in an ISI, Scopus, IEEE, PubMed or Web of Science database. One of those must specify the student as the first author with the affiliation or acknowledgement to specify “Graduate/PhD/Master's Degree Program in …, Faculty/College/School of …, Chiang Mai University, under the CMU Presidential Scholarship”.
  • Master’s Degree Level Type 2: Master’s Thesis with Course Work
    • At least 1 publication or acceptance to publish in an international journal listed in ISI, Scopus, IEEE, PubMed or Web of Science database with the student as the first author with the affiliation or acknowledgement to specify “Graduate/PhD/Master's Degree Program in …, Faculty/College/School/Institute of …, Chiang Mai University, under the CMU Presidential Scholarship”.

Termination of the Scholarship (for both Doctoral and Master’s Levels)

  1. Deceased
  2. Resignation
  3. Misbehaviour
  4. Lack of a full-time student status or the eligibility to apply for the scholarship
  5. Unable to live in Thailand due to the Laws, Rules or Regulations of Thailand or any other reasons.
  6. Any other reason(s) that the advisor or Faculty/College/School/Institute has proposed to terminate the scholarship and the scholarship committee has approved the decision, e.g., unable to study, not well performed, lack of study progress, etc.

Period of Study

  1. Doctoral Degree Level Type 1.1 and Type 2.1: normally 3 years, a maximum of 6 years
  2. Doctoral Degree Level Type 1.2 and Type 2.2: normally 5, years, a maximum of 8 years
  3. All types of Master's Degrees: normally 2 years, a maximum of 5 years

Scholarship Period

The scholarship covers only the normal period of study for each program.

  1. Doctoral Level Type 1.1 and Type 2.1: a maximum of 3 years
  2. Doctoral Level Type 1.2 and Type 2.2: a maximum of 5 years
  3. All types of Master's Degrees: a maximum of 2 years

Restitution

Scholarship Grantees may have to restitute a total or part of the received scholarship under any one of the following conditions.

  1. Fails to Graduate within a certain period
  2. The scholarship has been terminated due to one of the reasons mentioned above, except upon death.

Restitution may be exempt in an individual case upon the approval of the scholarship committee.


Others

Scholarship Grantees may have to restitute a total or part of the received scholarship under any one of the following conditions. The scholarship grantees are required at times to contribute and engage in activities organized by the university, graduate school, faculty, affiliated college or institute on an appropriate regular basis and period.

In case the scholarship grantees cannot enter Thailand before the semester starts, the scholarship grantees can still study the course online but will not receive the Living Allowance. The Living Allowance will cover only the period of living in Thailand but not longer than the normal period of study, starting from the student’s first semester.

A student taking leave before their first semester shall be deemed to have waivered their scholarship.

The scholarship is available only for Full-time Graduate Students, thus an Adjunct or Provisional Student shall not be considered for the scholarship.

Living Allowance is based on living in Thailand. A scholarship grantee living outside of Thailand or taking leave during the scholarship shall not receive the living allowance.

Certificate of English Proficiency must be IELTS or TOEFL or CMU-eTEGs only.

Application Schedule

  • Period/Date Round 1 : 09th November 2021 to 27th December 2021.

  • Scholarship Awards Announcement Round 1: 31st January 2022
  • Period/Date Round 2 : 21st February 2022 to 25th April 2022

  • Scholarship Awards Announcement Round 2: 27th May 2022


Contact Person

    Student Development Section

    Mrs. Thanyaporn Rangtasee
    e-mail : thanyaporn.ch@cmu.ac.th
    telephone number : +66 5394 2409
    Mr. Khunpon Maymun
    e-mail : kunpon.m@cmu.ac.th
    telephone number : +66 5394 2415