Phra Kiao Chulalongkorn University Seal
Motto in English
|Established||March 26, 1917|
|Founder||King Vajiravudh of Siam|
Prof. Bundhit Eua-arporn, Ph.D. |
Pathum Wan, Bangkok, Thailand|
|Campus||Downtown 2.0944 km2 (0.8087 sq mi)|
"Maha Chulalongkorn" |
|Affiliations||ASAIHL, AUN, APRU|
Chulalongkorn University (Thai: จุฬาลงกรณ์มหาวิทยาลัย, RTGS: Chulalongkon Mahawitthayalai, pronounced [t͡ɕù.lāː.lōŋ.kɔ̄ːn mā.hǎː.wít.tʰā.jāː.lāj]), abbreviated either CU or Chula (Thai: จุฬาฯ), is a public and autonomous research university in Bangkok, Thailand. The university was originally founded by King Chulalongkorn's reign as a school for training royal pages and civil servants in 1899 (B.E. 2442) at the Grand Palace of Thailand. It was later established as a national university in 1917, making it the oldest institute of higher education in Thailand.
During the reign of Chulalongkorn's son, King Vajiravudh, the Royal Pages School became the Civil Service College of King Chulalongkorn. The Rockefeller Foundation was instrumental in helping the college from its academic foundation. On March 26, 1917, King Vajiravudh renamed the college "Chulalongkorn University".
Chulalongkorn University is a comprehensive and research-intensive university. It is also ranked as the best university in Thailand in many aspects of qualities covering the quality of the university itself, quality of students, quality of research, quality in particular subjects, university reputation, environmental management systems. According to QS world university ranking 2017, CU is placed 245th in the world, 45th in Asia, 1st in Thailand, and 201-250 in the world graduate employability ranking. It is also ranked as Thailand's No. 1 university from various organizers such as Center for World University Rankings, Round university ranking, Academic Ranking of World Universities.
Chulalongkorn University is one of the National Research Universities and supported by the Office of Nation Education Standards and Quality Assessment of Thailand. Moreover, CU is the only Thai university which is a member of Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU).
Admission to CU is highly selective, and applicants are required to have high test scores. Applicants ranking within the top 10 national scores are chosen for study at CU.
CU comprises nineteen faculties, a School of Agriculture, three colleges, ten institutes and two other schools. Its campus occupies a vast area in downtown Bangkok. Graduates customarily receive their diplomas from the King of Thailand, a tradition begun by King Prajadhipok (Rama VII).
- 1 History
- 2 Symbols
- 3 Organization
- 4 Research
- 5 Rankings
- 6 Exploring Chulalongkorn University
- 7 International Programs
- 8 Scholarships
- 9 Accommodation
- 10 Honorary Degrees
- 11 Traditions
- 12 Student activities and clubs
- 13 Notable alumni
- 14 International Reputation
- 15 See also
- 16 References
- 17 External links
The demands of officials specialized in various fields by the government in the late 19th century Siam was a result of King Chulalongkorn's bureaucratic reforms, which aimed to transform the feudal Thai society into a modernized state. In 1899, the king founded the Civil Service Training School near the northern gate of the Royal Palace. Those who graduated from the school would become royal pages. Being royal pages, they learned how to administer organizations by working closely with the king, which was a traditional way of entrance to Siamese bureaucracy. After being royal pages, they would then serve in the Mahattai Ministry or other government ministries.
On April 1, 1902 the king thought the name of the school should be renamed to increase the dignity of students and graduates. Hence, the name Royal Pages School (Thai: โรงเรียนมหาดเล็ก) was used. Later, on January 1, 1911, King Vajiravudh renamed the school to Civil Service College of King Chulalongkorn (Thai: โรงเรียนข้าราชการพลเรือนของพระบาทสมเด็จพระจุลจอมเกล้าเจ้าอยู่หัว) as a memorial to his father and moved the school to Windsor Palace (Thai: วังวินด์เซอร์ หรือวังใหม่) in the Pathumwan district.
The academic demands, however, increased all over the country as a whole as Siam was modernized. King Vajiravudh took the remaining funds of Chulalongkorn's Royal Equestrian Statue construction, which was collected from people, and then combined with his own funds to subsidize the construction of a university campus. The king organized various schools around the city properly into the Chulalongkorn's College. The college offered 8 majors taught by 5 schools including;
- School of International Relations in the Royal Palace
- School of Teacher Training at Baan Somdet Chao Phraya
- Royal Medical College at Siriraj Hospital
- School of Legal Studies
- School of Mechanical Sciences at the Windsor Palace
King Rama VI then realized that the education should be provided not only to the bureaucrats, but also to all people. On March 26, 1917, the college was upgraded to the Chulalongkorn University (Thai: จุฬาลงกรณ์มหาวิทยาลัย), and the schools were transformed into four faculties: Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Faculty of Public Administration, Faculty of Engineering, and Faculty of Medicine.
The university firstly granted certificates to its graduates. The education for a degree was then prepared. The Rockefeller Foundation reorganized the curriculum of the Faculty of Medicine. In 1923, the Faculty of Medicine became the first faculty to accept students from the secondary education (known as Mattayom). The remaining faculties then followed suit. After the 1932 Revolution, the Khana Ratsadon wanted the legal and political studies to be independent of "royalists'" Chulalongkorn University so they took the Faculty of Law and Political Science into their new Thammasat University in 1933.
In 1938, the Chulalongkorn University's Preparatory School was founded to provide pre-collegiate education for its students. Those who managed to enter the university had to spend two years in the Preparatory School before going on to the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. The Preparatory School, however, ceased to be a university-owned preparatory school in 1947 and became independent Triam Udom Suksa School. Later, the university established Chulalongkorn University Demonstration School (CUD) as a laboratory school for primary and secondary education for the Faculty of Education.
Since the establishment of the Royal Pages School, the former name of the university, King Chulalongkorn authorized the use of his personal emblem as a school emblem. The emblem is called 'Phra Kiao', a Thai coronet made to fit hair topknot. As the school was transformed into the university, the King of Thailand authorized the use of Phra Kiao until nowadays. Today, Phra Kiao appears not only in formal letters and transcripts, but also on souvenirs made by the university as well as student uniforms.
Undergraduate students are required to wear a uniform as they are studying, taking examinations, or contacting the university in person. For graduate students, a collared or polo shirt and dark trouser are required for male students while a plain blouse with a properly long skirt are required for female students.
Originally, the university uniform was adapted from a uniform worn by Chulalongkorn's heirs. Later, the uniform was changed into more modernized version, but the original one is reserved as a formal uniform. The university's formal uniform is usually worn by student leaders and bachelor graduates.
Today, the ordinary uniform for male undergraduate students consists of a plain white shirt with long or short sleeves and black (or dark blue) trousers. Wearing a dark blue necktie with colored Phra Kiao engraved on its front is mandatory for first-year students but optional for higher years. However, a black tie with a silver Phra Kiao pin is usually used by higher year students in some faculties. For female students, they are required to wear a short-sleeved blouse with a fold along the spine. The buttons must be made of metal, and a small Phra Kiao emblem must be pinned on the right chest. A slightly dark blue or black pleated skirt with any black, white, or brown shoes that conceal heels should also be worn. For female first-year students, white leather shoes are mandatory. Chulalongkorn University's uniforms have long been the template of many uniforms used in other universities in Thailand.
The academic dress of Chulalongkorn University is based on ceremonial attire called suea krui, which is long-sleeved robe made of very fine mesh. Like dresses worn in the United Kingdom, the robe is open-fronted and calf-length. Cap and hood, however, are omitted. Colored felt strip decorated with gold-colored ribbons is attached to the margin of the gown including elbow and wrist. Bachelor and master students use the black strip, while respective scarlet and pink are for doctors (including honorary degrees recipients) and lecturers. Yellow strip is specially used for the king of Thailand.
In addition, the colored yarn (bachelor) or ribbon (master and doctor) is added to the center of the strip longitudinally, according to degree-granting faculty. The gown was authorized for use by Vajiravudh.
Example of Felt Strips
Rain tree is very common on the university campus. It was deeply associated with the university since the past. Fresh green leaves in the beginning of the semester represent freshmen's enjoyment. As the tree produces slimy pods and sheds leaves, the below ground becomes dirty and slippery. As a simile, it is described as a warning to students to be ready for examination. When they walk carefully, they do not slip (able to pass examination). Whereas if they walk carelessly, they would slip and get injured (unable to pass examination).
Around 1937–1957, many rain trees were to be cut down to allocate the area for new buildings and enhance cleanliness. The King Bhumibol Adulyadej recognized the dramatic decrease in the number of rain trees. Hence on January 15, 1962, the king planted five trees that he brought from Hua Hin in front of the university auditorium and said: "Hence I give these five trees as eternal memorial" (Thai: จึงขอฝากต้นไม้ไว้ห้าต้นให้เป็นเครื่องเตือนใจตลอดกาล).
In 1917, the university had four faculties: Arts and Sciences, Public Administration, Engineering and Medicine. The Faculty of Law was established in 1933 as part of the Faculty of Law and Political Science. During the 1930s to the 1950s it expanded to various fields including Pharmacy (1934), Veterinary Science (1935), Architecture (1939), Dentistry (1940), and Commerce and Accountancy (1943). In 1943, the regency government under General Phibun separated the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, and Veterinary Science to become the University of Medical Sciences (now Mahidol University). In 1948, the Faculty of Political Science was re-established. The Faculty of Education was established in 1957 from the School of Teacher Training at Baan Somdet Chao Phraya (Thai: โรงเรียนฝึกหัดครู บ้านสมเด็จเจ้าพระยา). In 1967, the Faculty of Veterinary Science was returned from Kasetsart University and the Faculty of Medicine at Chulalongkorn Hospital was moved from University of Medical Sciences to Chulalongkorn University. In 1972, the Faculty of Dentistry and Faculty of Pharmacy were retrieved.
Office of Commission on Agricultural Resource Education (OCARE) was established in 2009. It is actually not administration office but the school in which teaching and research are carried out. It intakes students from two groups: one from Northern Thailand provinces (Nan, Phayao, Phrae, Uttaradit) and another from the rest of country. It has been upgraded into School of Agricultural Resources with full degree-granting power by university council on 5 March 2014. It was transformed its organizational structure in 2014. It was renamed to School of Agricultural, Chulalongkorn University (SAR).
- Faculty of Allied Health Sciences
- Faculty of Dentistry
- Faculty of Medicine
- Faculty of Nursing
- Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
- Faculty of Psychology
- Faculty of Sport Sciences
- Faculty of Veterinary Science
Sciences and Technologies
- Faculty of Architecture
- Faculty of Engineering
- Faculty of Science
- School of Agricultural Resources
Social Sciences and Humanities
- Chulalongkorn Business School
- Faculty of Arts (Language&Literature)
- Faculty of Communication Arts
- Faculty of Economics
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts (Art)
- Faculty of Law
- Faculty of Political Science
- College of Population Studies
- College of Public Health Science
- Graduate School
- Language Institute
- Petroleum and Petrochemical College
- Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration
- Aquatic Resources Research Institute
- Energy Research Institute
- Environmental Research Institute
- Institute of Asian Studies
- Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering
- Metallurgy and Materials Science Research Institute
- Social Research Institute
- Transportation Institute
- Police Nursing College
- Red Cross College of Nursing
Chulalongkorn University has research organizations in many fields of study.
- Aquatic Resources Research Institute
- Energy Research Institute
- Environment Research Institute
- Social Research Institute
- The Institute of Biotechnology and Genetics Engineering
- Metallurgy and Material Science Research Institute
- Institute of Asian Studies
- Transportation Institute
The other research supporting organization.
The Unisearch purposes to promote academic staffs and researchers to publish their researches and The Intellectual Property Institute purposes to help the researchers register their patents. CU also supports endowments to set up Research Units(RU) and Center of Excellence(CE). Nowadays, CU has over 100 research units and 20 national Center of Excellence.
|National Ranking||Global Ranking|
|QS Asia (2016)||1||45|
|QS World (2017)||1||245|
|QS GER (2017)||1||151-200|
|THE World (2016)||2||601-800|
|Nature Index (2016)||1||-|
|U.S. News (2016)||2||579|
|UI Green Metric City Center (2016)||1||15|
- In the QS Asia University Rankings 2016. Chulalongkorn has been ranked as the top Thai university and 45th in Asia
- In the QS World University Rankings 2017/18. Chulalongkorn is ranked the 1st in Thailand and 245th in the world
- In the QS graduate employability rankings 2016. Chulalongkorn is No. 1 university in Thailand and No. 151 - 200 in the world
- In the Center for World University Ranking or CWUR, Chulalongkorn is ranked as number 1 university in Thailand and 308th in world rankings in 2017, considered by alumni, researches, quality of curriculums and instructors.
- In the Round University Ranking 2017. Chulalongkorn is ranked the 1st in Thailand and ranked 398th in the world.
- In the RUR Research Performance World University Rankings 2016. Chulalongkorn is No. 1 university in Thailand and No. 424 in the world
- In the CWTS Leiden Ranking 2016. Chulalongkorn is ranked the 1st in Thailand and ranked 432nd in the world.
- In the THE World University Rankings 2016. Chulalongkorn is ranked 601- 800 in the world.
- In the RUR Reputation Rankings 2016. Chulalongkorn is No. 1 university in Thailand and No. 182 in the world.
- In the SCImago institutions Ranking, which ranks international researches of universities. Chulalongkorn is ranked 475th in World rankings in 2016, up six places from last year.
- In the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2017. Chulalongkorn is No. 1 university in Thailand and No. 401-500 in the world.
- In the Nature Index, the affiliations of high-quality scientific articles. Chulalongkorn is ranked the 1st in Thailand in 2016.
- In the U.S. News. Chulalongkorn is ranked 579th in the world. considered by the university's reputation, medium, citations, international cooperation, the quantity of Ph.D. students, etc.
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- In the UI Green Metric-City Center, Chulalongkorn was ranked the 1st in national rankings and the 15th in world rankings. considered by Setting and Infrastructure, Energy and Climate Change, Waste, Water, Transportation and Education.
- The Webometric ranking indicates quantity and quality of the university's medium, considered by being searched by search engines, online documents, and citations in Google Scholar. Chulalongkorn is ranked the 1st in national rankings 548th in the world.
Exploring Chulalongkorn University
Panoramic view of Chulalongkorn: CU 360°
|Arts||B.A.||Semester||Language and Culture|
|Commerce and Accountancy||B.B.A.||Semester||Accounting|
|B.B.A.||Semester||International Business Management|
|Communication Arts||B.A.||Semester||Communication Management|
|B.Eng.||Semester||Automotive Design and Manufacturing Engineering|
|B.Eng.||Semester||Information and Communication Engineering|
|Faculty/College/School||Degree||Calendar System||Programs||Faculty/College/School||Degree||Calendar System||Programs|
|Allied Health Sciences||M.Sc./Ph.D.||Semester||Food and Nutrition||Nursing||Ph.D.||Semester||Nursing Science|
|Architecture||M.Arch.||Semester||Architectural Design||Pharmaceutical Science||M.Sc./Ph.D.||Semester||Pharmaceutical Technology|
|Arts||M.A./Ph.D||Semester||Thai Studies||M.Sc./Ph.D.||Semester||Social and Administrative Pharmacy|
|Commerce and Accountancy||M.M.||Semester||International Business Management||Ph.D||Semester||Pharmaceutical Care|
|M.Sc.||Trimester||Finance||Political Science||M.A.||Trimester||International Development Studies|
|D.B.A.||Semester||Business Administration (Management/Finance/Marketing)||Science||M.Sc./Ph.D.||Semester||Computer Science and Information Technology|
|Ph.D.||Semester||Information Technology in Business||M.Sc.||Semester||Food Science and Technology|
|Ph.D.||Semester||Quantitative Finance||M.Sc.||Trimester||Petroleum Geoscience|
|Communication Arts||M.A.||Semester||Strategic Communication Management||Graduate School||Grad.Dip.||Semester||Fashion Business|
|Dentistry||M.Sc.||Semester||Esthetic Restorative and Implant Dentistry||M.A.||Semester||Cultural Management|
|Ph.D.||Semester||Dental Public Health||M.A./Ph.D.||Semester||English as an International Language|
|Economics||M.A.||Trimester||Business and Managerial Economics||M.A./Ph.D.||Trimester||European Studies|
|M.A.||Trimester||International Economics and Finance||M.A./Ph.D.||Semester||Environment, Development, and Sustainability|
|M.A.||Trimester||Labour Economics and Human Resource Management||M.Sc./Ph.D.||Semester||Hazardous Substance and Environmental Management|
|M.Sc.||Trimester||Health Economics and Health Care Management||M.A.||Semester||Korean Studies|
|Education||Higher Grad. Dip.||Semester||Higher Education Management||M.A.||Semester||Southeast Asian Studies|
|M.Ed.||Semester||Teaching English as a Foreign Language||Ph.D||Semester||Agricultural Technology|
|Engineering||M.Eng||Semester||Engineering Management||Ph.D||Semester||Logistics Management and Supply Chain Management|
|M.Eng||Semester||Petroleum Engineering||Ph.D||Semester||Nanoscience and Technology|
|M.Eng||Semester||Georesources and Petroleum Engineering||Public Health Sciences||M.P.H./Ph.D.||Trimester||Public Health|
|D.Eng.||Semester||Civil Engineering||M.Sc./Ph.D.||Trimester||Public Health Sciences|
|Law||LL.M.||Trimester||Business Law||SASIN||M.B.A./M.Sc./Executive||Module||Business Administration|
|Medicine||M.Sc.||Semester||Health Development||Grad.Dip./M.Sc.||Module||Human Resource Management|
|M.Sc./Ph.D.||Semester||Medical Sciences||Ph.D.||Quarters||Business Administration (Finance/Marketing)|
|M.Sc./Ph.D.||Semester||Clinical Sciences||Petroleum and Petrochemical||M.S||Semester||Petroleum Technology|
|Ph.D.||Semester||Biomedical Science and Biotechnology||M.S./Ph.D.||Semester||Petrochemical Technology|
- The 90th Anniversary of Chulalongkorn University Scholarship
- CU.Graduate School Thesis Grant
- Overseas Research Experience Scholarship for Graduate Student
- Overseas Academic Presentation Scholarship for Graduate Students
- Overseas Academic Presentation Scholarship Option II for Graduate Student's and Postdoctoral Fellow's Publication
- Domestic Academic Presentation Scholarship for Graduate Student
- Postdoctoral Fellowship
- The 100th Anniversary Chulalongkorn University for Doctoral Scholarship
- H.M. the King Bhumibhol Adulyadej's 72nd Birthday Anniversary Scholarship
- Thainess Study Schorlarship for Graduate Students
- 60/40 Support for Tuition Fee
- Teaching Assistant Scholarship
- Research Assistant Scholarship
- Tuition fees Scholarship for Master to Doctoral
- ASEAN Scholarship
- Scholarship for International Graduate Students
for more details see Graduate School, Chulalongkorn University.
Chulalongkorn University International House (CU iHouse)
Chulalongkorn University International House ( CU iHouse) is a 26-storey, 846-unit, on campus residence for international students and lecturers. Rooms come fully furnished with air conditioning, modern conveniences, 24-hour security and safety systems. The residence is included in the university’s shuttle bus services.
for more details see website
The University has given honorary degrees to heads of state and other international dignitaries, including two U.S. presidents:
- Lyndon B. Johnson, October 29, 1966
- Bill Clinton, November 26, 1996
- Nelson Mandela, July 17, 1997
Chulalongkorn University student traditions include:
- Chula–Thammasat Traditional Football Match: The annual football match between Chulalongkorn University and Thammasat University in January at Suphashalasai Stadium. It first started in 1934.
- Loy Krathong: an annual celebration of the full moon night, which usually falls on the first full moon day in November. Since the festival is open to the public, it attracts many people, especially Chulalongkorn students and faculty and those who live in downtown Bangkok, to come to the university to float their krathongs on the university's pond.
- Chulalongkorn Academic Exhibition: a triennial academic and research exhibition presented by Chulalongkorn University's students and faculty. It is regarded as one of the most important academic fairs in Thailand.
Student activities and clubs
The University is host to 40 student clubs, including the Buddhism and Traditions Club, the Religious Studies Club, the Mind Study Club, and the Thai Classical Music Club. Chulalongkorn also have a Morals Network, which actively campaigns to protect student activities from damaging the university's reputation. The University's Cheer Club annually organizes the Chula-Thammasat traditional football match.
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- HRH Prince Mahidol Adulyadej of Songkhla, father of King Ananda Mahidol and King Bhumibol Adulyadej
- HRH Princess Galyani Vadhana, princess of Narathiwat, Thailand
- HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, princess of Thailand
- HRH Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana, princess of Thailand
- Banjong Pisanthanakun, co-directed and co-written of a box-office hit film such as Shutter (which was re-made in the US as Shutter, and in India as Sivi and Alone)
- Surakiart Sathirathai, former Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Foreign Affairs, Education and Culture and the former Thailand's candidate for United Nations Secretary-General in 2006
- Lt.Col.Thita Manitkul First Spokesperson Ministry of Defence,Congresswoman 2001-2005
- Mallica Vajrathon, a sociologist, political scientist and former United Nations Senior Staff member
- Win Lyovarin, a Thai writer, two-time winner of the S.E.A. Write Award
- Binlah Sonkalagiri, a winner of the S.E.A. Write Award
- Thanpuying Dhasanawalaya Sornsongkram, daughter of HRH Princess Galyani Vadhana
- Apinan Poshyananda, Director-General, Office of Contemporary Art, The Ministry of Culture and one of the top curators in the Asian region
- Pinyo Suwankiri, Thailand National Artist in the area of applied arts (Thai architecture)
- Borwornsak Uwanno, a Thai legal expert and a cabinet secretary-general under the Thaksin-government
- Tawan Vihokratana, Thai actor and model.
- Kiatisuk Senamuang, a professional football player
- Sukhumbhand Paribatra, the 15th Governor of Bangkok
- Suporn Watanyusakul, pioneer in vaginoplasty & facial reconstruction
- Pakorn Chatborirak, Thai actor and model.
- Yong Poovorawan, a noted scientist in the fields of pediatric hepatology, viral hepatitis and virology, and an expert on the H5N1 avian influenza virus
- Chit Phumisak, a Thai author, philologist, historian, poet and Communist rebel. His most influential book was The Face of Thai Feudalism (Thai: โฉมหน้าศักดินาไทย, Chom Na Sakdina Thai). He also has been described as the "Che of Thailand".
- Alexander Rendell, Thai actor and model.
- Natapohn Tameeruks, Thai actor and model.
- Urassaya Sperbund, Thai actor and model.
- Pachara Chirathivat, Thai actor
- Chantavit Dhanasevi, Thai actor
- Two medals from Olympic 2016 Rio de Janeiro games
- The PH21 team, Computer Engineering students at Chulalongkorn University, got the 1st prize from the Microsoft Imagine Cup 2016 in the games category
- Chulalongkorn University Concert Choir Won Gold Award in World-Class Musical Competition 2014
- In 2005, almost reached the quarter-final at Osaka RoboCup.
- In 2006, the third place and technical challenge at Bremen RoboCup.
- In 2007, second place Atlanta World RoboCup.
- In 2008, finally, the team got champion of World RoboCup Small‐Sized Robot League at Suzhou, China.
Moreover, another university Robocup team, Plasma-RX has participated in Rescue robot league at World RoboCup 2008, Suzhou, China, and won the first prize and the best-in-class in mobility award.
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- Thai: โรงเรียนสำหรับฝึกหัดวิชาข้าราชการฝ่ายพลเรือน
- ราชกิจจานุเบกษา, พระบรมราชโองการประกาศตั้งโรงเรียนมหาดเล็ก. เล่ม ๑๙, ตอน ๑, ๖ เมษายน พ.ศ.๒๔๔๕, หน้า ๑๖ (Royal Order to establish Royal Page School)
- ราชกิจจานุเบกษา, พระบรมราชโองการประกาศตั้งโรงเรียนข้าราชการพลเรือนฯ , เล่ม ๒๗, ตอน ก, ๑๑ มกราคม พ.ศ.๒๔๕๔, หน้า ๑๒๓ (Royal Order to establish the Civil Service College of King Chulalongkorn)
- ราชกิจจานุเบกษา, พระบรมราชโองการ ประกาศประดิษฐานโรงเรียนข้าราชการพลเรือนของพระบาทสมเด็จพระจุลจอมเกล้าเจ้าอยู่หัวขึ้นเป็นโรงเรียนข้าราชการพลเรือน, เล่ม ๒๗, ตอน ก, ๑๕ เมษายน พ.ศ.๒๔๖๐ (ประกาศเมื่อวันที่ ๒๖ มีนาคม พ.ศ.๒๔๖๐, หน้า ๑๒๓ (Royal Order to establish the Civil Service College of King Chulalongkorn.)
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- History about CU uniform. Archived May 20, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
- ราชกิจจานุเบกษา, ข้อบังคับจุฬาฯ ว่าด้วยเครื่องแบบ เครื่องหมาย และเครื่องแต่งกายนิสิต พ.ศ.๒๕๕๓, เล่ม ๑๒๗, ตอนพิเศษ ๕๒ ง, ๒๖ เมษายน พ.ศ.๒๕๕๓ (The university regulation on uniform and dress codes, 2010)
- ราชกิจจานุเบกษา.พระราชกำหนดเสื้อครุยบัณฑิตของจุฬาลงกรณ์มหาวิทยาลัย พ.ศ.๒๔๗๓. เล่ม ๔๗, ๖ กรกฎาคม ๒๔๗๓. (Regulation on Chulalongkorn University Graduation Gown, 1930)
- ราชกิจจานุเบกษา.ข้อบังคับจุฬาฯ ว่าด้วยการกำหนดปริญญาในสาขาวิชา อักษรย่อสำหรับสาขาวิชา ครุยวิทยฐานะ เข็มวิทยฐานะ และครุยประจำตำแหน่ง พ.ศ.๒๕๕๓.เล่ม ๑๒๗ ตอนพิเศษ ๕๒ ง, ๒๖ เมษายน ๒๕๕๓. (University Regulation on Degrees Granted, Graduation and Faculty Gowns, 2010)
- Graduation Gown of Chulalongkorn University Archived May 10, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
- Rain Tree-The Symbol of Chulalongkorn University Archived June 7, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
- ราชกิจจานุเบกษา, ประกาศจุฬาลงกรณ์มหาวิทยาลัย เรื่อง ส่วนงานของมหาวิทยาลัย พ.ศ. ๒๕๕๒, เล่ม ๑๒๗, ตอนพิเศษ ๑๖ ง, ๑ กุมภาพันธ์ พ.ศ. ๒๕๕๓, หน้า ๗๐ (University notification (rather command) on academic units, 2008)
- ราชกิจจานุเบกษา, ประกาศจุฬาลงกรณ์มหาวิทยาลัย เรื่อง ส่วนงานของมหาวิทยาลัย (ฉบับที่ ๒) พ.ศ. ๒๕๕๗, เล่ม ๑๓๑, ตอนพิเศษ ๔๙ ง, ๑๘ มีนาคม พ.ศ. ๒๕๕๗, หน้า ๓ (Amendment to 2008 regulation, ratified 2014)
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