Rangsit University (RSU) is located inThailand-bangkok, more precisely in Pathum Thani Province at about 15 minutes away from, ‘Dong Muang’ the old airport. The location is perfect for studies. It provides all the necessary for the comfort of its students. There are a clinic and a police station inside the campus.
RSU opened as a college at first in 1986; it got promoted to University status four years later. The university offers 95 Bachelor’s, 25 master’s degree programs and 7 doctorate programs. In 1995, it opened in his campus an international college named Rangsit University International College (RIC).
For almost 15 years now, RIC offers five international programs: International Business (IB), Communication Arts (Comm Arts), Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE), Information and Communication technology (ICT), and International Relations and Development (IRD). The ICT program is a double degree attached with Murdoch University Australia. The college will launch a new program on June 2010 named International Relations and Development (IRD).
Ric mission is to provide high quality education to local and foreign students and to make sure that they develop the necessary academic skills to excel in their future careers and studies.
[[RIC Bachelor degree Programs:]]
Currently there are 5 bachelor degrees which are:
1-International Business (IB)
The Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business has been designed to furnish students with the understanding of concepts and structures of international business organizations. It emphasizes on economics, accounting, management and marketing.
2-Communication Arts (Comm. Arts)
The Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts prepares students for entry level employment in Advertising and Public Relations industry as well as in Journalism field. It focuses on courses such as Media Planning, Marketing Communication, Target Audience Behavior, Public Relations Campaign and many more.
3-Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE)
The Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, Politics and Economics; Philosophy helps the students to develop the capability to reason logically and criticize. Politics help them to understand the political institutions all around the world. With Economics, students learn the conduct of business and to understand the consumers’ behaviors. RIC is the only College in Asia that offers PPE degree program.
4-Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
The Bachelor of Science in Information and Communication Technology is a double degrees program. Students have the choice to either finish their entire 4 years at RIC but obtain only one degree on Computer Science (CS) or study 3years at RIC and 1 year in Australia at Murdoch University; in this case they will obtain 2 degrees CS from RIC and Business Information Systems (BIS) from Murdoch.
5-International Relations and Development (IRD)
This program is new and it will be launched on June 2010. It focuses on International Organizations, Multinational Corporations, Diplomacy, Government, Foreign Affairs Analyst, Non-governmental Organizations and many more.
[[RIC Master Degree Programs: ]]
The Master of Education in Bilingual Education provides training for those who want to do research in language education and experience for those who are working in the education field. 2- Diplomacy and International Studies
The Master of Arts in Diplomacy and International Studies prepares its students for positions of leadership and influence in foreign affairs and international business. It promotes foreign language learning and offers academic and practical skills to business executives and many more.
3-Innovation and Entrepreneurship
The Master of Management in Innovation and Entrepreneurship is a double degree program. This program aims to prepare students to be capable of developing a business concept into an entrepreneurial product, activity or business. Students are going to students for 9 months in Thailand and another 9 months in Sweden at Malardalen University.
4-English for Professions
The Master of Arts in English for Professions focuses on the English language, it allows students to be able to speak and write perfectly in English in order to use that skill in careers such as international business, tourism and hospitality, and many more.
Rangsit Univertsity International College receives many foreign students every year. Currently, there are students from Bhutan, Japan, Korea, U.S.A, France, Cameroon, Nauru Island etc....
To be continued.....