Sripatum University (SPU) provides a stimulating and international learning atmosphere to students by offering all courses, both lecture and laboratory, in English and Thai, taught by both foreign and Thai professors who have extensive overseas educational and work experience. The number of local and international students at SPU is increasing due to SPU’s widely accepted reputation in quality educational programs and faculty members. Students are frequently given lectures on a variety of topics by visiting professors from the USA, UK, Japan, India, etc., which give them exposure to new and emerging subjects. At present, there are eleven faculties offering undergraduate programs namely:
- School of Accounting
- School of Architecture
- School of Business Administration
- School of Communication Arts
- School of Economics
- School of Engineering
- School of Laws
- School of Liberal Arts
- School of Information Technology
- School of Digital Media
- Sripatum International College
The University’s Graduate School offers 21 Master’s Degree programs, 2 Executive MBA Programs, and 3 Doctoral Degree programs.
To comply with the University’s mission to provide academic services to the community and the society as a whole, Sripatum University has established following educational centers in collaboration with both public and private sectors.
- SPU Business Incubator
- International Retail and Franchise Business R&D Center
- Consumer Behavior Research Center
- Business Economics Research Center
- Center of Commercial Laws
- International Continuing Education Center
- SPU Academic Service Center
SPU realizes that academic knowledge and ability alone cannot bring success. Therefore, the university encourages students to participate in the extra-curricular activities to ensure that they have the opportunities to develop social skills such as the ability to coordinate, to provide leadership, to utilize creativity and to enhance interpersonal skills, etc. This is to prepare students to face the real world and to give them a firm foundation for personal development. Also, academic exchange programs with selected universities in Australia, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, China, Taiwan, Korea and UK have been established to provide qualified students with an excellent opportunity for studying abroad.
The university takes very seriously its role in providing the nation with citizens who meet or exceed the highest ethical and professional standards. It does this by fulfilling the four responsibilities of today’s modern university: educating students to excel in business and become active participants in improving their communities, conducting valuable academic research, providing educational service to surrounding community, and preserving Thai arts and culture.
Commitment towards ICT Campus:
Sripatum University is committed to be ICT Campus through continuously deploying appropriate technology and developing media for educational purposes. It is the directive of the university to encourage the use of information technology in all the courses so as to prepare the students in the IT-enabled society. Moreover, information technology is used to assist the work of administrators, lecturers and staff so that they can perform their duties efficiently and effectively.
Currently, the university has initiated the E-Learning development project that aims at creating an open learning campus and expanding the academic service to give students a flexible learning environment. To further facilitate the access of information throughout campus, the university has developed a wireless LAN system that covers all main areas so that students can access the university knowledge servers and internet wherever they are on SPU campus.