Bangkok

Bangkok (pop. 8,280,925 in 2010) is the capital and by far the most populous city of Thailand. Located on the western bank of the Chao Phraya River, Bangkok used to be a small trading post and fishing town in the 15th century; now it has developed into the most dynamic and exciting city in Southeast Asia.

Bangkok is a huge metropolitan city with 50 districts; main areas include the central Siam Square, financial district in Silom, scenic Thonburi on the west bank of the Chao Phraya River, "Old Bangkok" in Rattankosin, with the famous Grand Palace and Wat Pho, the multicultural district of Yaowarat and Phahura, and the Ramkhamhaeng, known for shopping and amusement parks. With so many different cultural activities and multi-faceted sights, Bangkok is known as one of the world's top tourist destinations and ranked as the most visited city in 2013, according to the Global Destination Cities Index published by MasterCard.

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Academic Programs Offered in Bangkok

Year
Sem./Tri.
Summer
Gap
Courses with Locals in Multiple Disciplines- Mahidol University
Mahidol University

2017

CodePrice
Spring 1 2017
(Apr 15, 2017 to Jul 24, 2017)
IBKS3117$9,975
Fall 1 2017
(Aug 31, 2017 to Dec 11, 2017)
IBKF3117$9,975

2018

CodePrice
Winter 1 2018
(Late Dec, 2017 to Early Apr, 2018)
IBKW3118 TBA
Spring 1 2018
(Mid Apr, 2018 to Late Jul, 2018)
IBKS3118 TBA