The Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology Scholarship is a fully funded program that is open for master’s and PhD degree studies at the institute (in Thailand). The institute aims to lead Thailand into an innovation-driven economy. It then establishes advanced research in science and technology, to create knowledge and innovations to enhance the nation’s competitiveness for sustainable development. Applicants from all nationalities are welcome to apply.
Founded in 2015 by PTT PLC, Thailand’s largest corporation and a Fortune Global 500 company, the Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology (VISTEC) is a research institute located in Wangchan Valley, Rayong, Thailand. The institute offers postgraduate-level degrees (Ph.D. and Master degrees) in Science and Engineering. In addition to degree giving programs, VISTEC also offer Postdoctoral research training to provide a basis for early-stage researchers to develop their independent careers while working with experts in the fields.
- Host institutions: Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology in Thailand.
- Eligible Programs: Eligible programs at the university.
- Number of awards: Not specified.
- Duration: Not specified.
- Target group: Open to all nationalities.
Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology Scholarship Benefits
Students enrolled at VISTEC receive full scholarships and academic support. Students receive monthly stipend of THB 15,000-20,000 per month and funding to attend international conferences. All Ph.D. students also receive up to one-year research training at leading international laboratories. Students also receive support for tuition fees and research expenses.
Types of Scholarships in VISTEC
- VISTEC scholarship by PTT and Sponsors: The default scholarship for all VISTEC Ph.D. and Master’s degree students
- Srimedhi scholarship: The scholarship for only Ph.D. Students with outstanding academic performance, English communication, and clear objectives for their overseas research
- VISTEC-RGJ Ph.D. scholarship: The scholarship for only PhD students passed the selection by both VISTEC and RGJ’s committee
- VISTEC provides accommodation on campus for students throughout the period of their studies.
- Weekly transportation to Bangkok is also available.
All support is provided without any bond or obligation after graduation. VISTEC and its donors want their alumni to realize their full potential and become global leaders in research and innovation.
Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology Scholarship Eligibility
To qualify for this university scholarship, candidates must meet their desired program’s eligibility criteria. Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in:
- Science (Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Biology, Physics, Computer Science. Mathematics, or related areas)
- Engineering (Chemical, Materials, Electrical, Biological, Environmental, Mechanical, Computer, or related areas)
- Applied Science (Pharmacy, Medical Technology Information Technology, ICT, or related fields).
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How to Apply for VISTEC Scholarship Program?
Students enrolled at VISTEC receive full scholarships and academic support. Therefore, those willing to benefit from this scholarship programs must click on the apply button below to submit their application for admission. Please follow the given instructions to fill the application form, upload required documents and submit it.
- Curriculum Vitae
- Transcript (s)
- Statement of Purpose
- Letters of Recommendation
- Official English test score (TOEFL, IELTS or CU-TEP)
- Publications, awards & honors
- Portfolio and other relevant documents
The deadline to submit application for this scholarship program is January 31, 2024. For more detail on the Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology Scholarship, please visit the university’s. To be the first to see latest opportunities, please follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.