Frequently Asked Questions

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Q1: What are the differences between the Bachelor of Science in ICT program and Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering program?

A: Students are recommended to review and compare courses offered by the Bachelor of Science in ICT program and Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering program. While both programs offer ICT knowledge in both hardware and software, the Bachelor of Science in ICT program focuses more on software and the Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Engineering program focuses more on hardware. If students would like to pursue a career in software development, the Faculty of ICT offers more comprehensive knowledge and training to prepare the students for their career in software-based ICT while learning about business and management.

Q2: What are the career opportunities after I graduate from the program?


  • Programmer, Software Developer
  • IT specialist
  • Systems Analyst, Systems Designer, System Engineer
  • Web Designer, Web Developer
  • Database Administrator, Database Developer
  • Network Administrator, System Administrator
  • IT Security Analyst
  • IT Manager, Electronic Business Manager
  • Quality Assurance Analyst, Quality Assurance Tester
Q3: What are the tuition fees?



Tuition Fees of Bachelor of Science Program in Information and Communication Technology (International Program) (ID66 onwards)

1st Semester 2nd Semester Summer
Thai student International student  Thai student International student  Thai & International student
75,000 (THB) 90,000 (THB) 75,000 (THB) 90,000 (THB) 25,000 (THB)

For the students who have the studying years more than the Curriculum that the University prescribed or make the Registration less than 9 credits, the Tuition fee is accounted as 25,000 Thai Baht per a semester.


Tuition Fees of Bachelor of Science in DST (Thai Program)

1st Semester 2nd Semester Summer
50,000 บาท 50,000 บาท 25,000 บาท
The amount does not include meals, accommodation expenses, textbooks and daily living expenses.
Q4: What is the cost of living in Salaya campus?

A: Living Expenses at Salaya Campus

List Cost per Month (baht)
Rent (one-bedroom, fully furnished, air-conditioned) 5,000
Utilities (telephone, electricity, cable, internet, etc…) 1,000
Transportation 1,000
Meals for Mon.-Fri. (300 baht per day) 1,500
Books, Photocopying costs, Stationery 1,000
Miscellaneous (movies, groceries, etc…) 1,000
Total 10,500
Note: living expense can vary depending on lifestyle.
Q5: Does Mahidol University provide dormitories for students?

A: Mahidol University provides on-campus dormitories for students on the first-come first-serve basis.  The priorities are given to the first year students.