Assumption University (Thailand)

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Assumption University
มหาวิทยาลัยอัสสัมชัญ
Assumption University of Thailand (logo).png
Former names
Assumption Commercial College (1969-1972)
Assumption School of Business (1972-1975)
Assumption Business Administration College or ABAC (1975-1990)
MottoLabor Omnia Vincit (Latin)
Motto in English
Work conquers all things
TypePrivate of Education
Established1969
FounderBrothers of St. Gabriel
Religious affiliation
Roman Catholic (Gabrielite Brothers)
PresidentRev. Bro. Bancha Saenghiran, f.s.g., Ph.D.
Vice-presidentRev. Bro. Sirichai Fonseka, f.s.g. (VP for Student Affairs) Rev. Bro. Dr. Amnuay Yoonprayong, f.s.g.
(VP for Moral Development Education)
Location,
CampusSuvarnbhumi Campus
Huamark Campus
City Campus
ACC Campus
NicknameAu, ABAC
MascotHorses
Websitewww.au.edu
AU Wordmark.png

Assumption University (AU, Thai: มหาวิทยาลัยอัสสัมชัญ) is a private Catholic university with 4 campuses in different locations- Huamak near Rajamangala Stadium, City Campus located at Central World Plaza in downtown Bangkok, and Suvarnabhumi areas of Samut Prakan Province, and ACC School of Commerce (Sathorn Campus), Thailand. The university is led by the Brothers of St. Gabriel congregation, which have been active in education in Thailand since 1901.

Locations[edit]

  • Suvarnabhumi Campus and Huamak Campus[1]
  • City Campus
  • Sathorn Campus

Accreditation[edit]

The University is accredited by OHEC (Office of Higher Education Commission), Thailand and ONESQA (Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment).

The University is also recognized by:

  • The Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)
  • The Association of Southeast Asian Institution of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
  • The International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Academic programs (2018)[edit]

No. School
Bachelor’s Degree Program
Master’s Degree Program
Doctoral Degree Program
Total
1 Martin de Tours School of Management and Economics
12
2
1
15
2 Theodore Maria School of Arts
4
-
-
4
3 Bernadette de Lourdes School of Nursing Science
1
-
-
1
4 Vincent Mary School of Science and Technology
2
2
2
6
5 Vincent Mary School of Engineering
4
-
-
4
6 Albert Laurence School of Communication Arts
6
-
-
6
7 School of Law
1
2
-
3
8 School of Biotechnology
2
1
1
4
9 Montfort del Rosario School of Architecture and Design
4
-
-
4
10 School of Music
2
-
-
2
11 Graduate School of Business
-
4
3
7
12 Graduate School of Human Sciences
-
5
4
9
13 Graduate School of eLearning
-
3
2
5
38
19
13
70

Institutions and research centers[edit]

  • PAN AM International Flight Academy
  • Tsinghua – ABAC AEC Research Institute
  • Institute for Research and Academic Services (IRAS)
  • Confucius Institute

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Campus Direction". Assumption University.

External links[edit]