Education at Bangkok University offers a creative vibrant environment. Learn more about the PhD KIM program below.

Admission to the program is considered for applicants who fulfill the following entry requirements:

Hold a Master’s Degree in related fields or equivalent such as Business Administration, Information Technology, Engineering, Library and Information sciences and related area in Management. Having full-time or part-time professional experience in an organization in the area of Knowledge Management and Innovation Management is preferable.

Obtain TOEFL: Minimum Score of 550 on the PBT, 213 on the CBT, or 79 on the IBT are recommended. IELTS: A student must score a minimum of 6.5 across each band (TOEFL/ IELTS results are valid for 2 years). Any Applicant who has not obtained the required score, are required to pass an English Professional Test from Bangkok University.

Admission will be considered along with the score of the English Test, academic background and work experience.
Additional and/or higher requirements might be required for the dual degree with Université Grenoble Alpes.

Selection Process

First Phase

Screening Process Applicants are asked to submit two letters of recommendation from former instructors or employers, current CV or resume, and English test results (TOEFL, IELTS or BU English test). The Admissions Committee reviews academic record, English scores, letters of recommendation and work experience to assess each applicant’s candidacy compared to the overall pool of applicants. Selected candidates will pass through to the interview process.

Second Phase

Interview Process Members of the admission committee will interview the candidates based on their research interest, work experience, and their willingness to pursue the Ph.D. degree. Research interest/proposal forms will be provided for the candidates to fill out.

A separate selection process will be conducted by Université Grenoble Alpes to select candidates eligible to be part of the dual Ph.D. program.

Application Checklist

Contact Ms. Siriporn at:
+66(0)2-407-3888 #2425

Application form (Apply Online:
Official Master’s degree-level Transcripts
2 Letters of Recommendation
2 Photos (1Inch.)
English test results