Krirk University

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Krirk University
MottoKnowledge makes bravado
TypePrivate
Established1970
Location
Ramindra Rd., Bang Khen, Bangkok
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NicknameKRU
Websitehttp://www.krirk.ac.th

Coordinates: 13°52′24″N 100°36′00″E / 13.8734°N 100.600°E / 13.8734; 100.600 Krirk University (Thai: มหาวิทยาลัยเกริก) is a university in Bang Khen District, Bangkok, Thailand. Founded as the Languages and Professions School in 1951, it was named for its founder, Dr. Kroek Mangkhlaphrik (เกริก มังคละพฤกษ์). It was upgraded to institute of higher education in 1970 as Institute of Social Technology (Krirk) and upgraded to university status in 1995. The university today is organized into five faculties and a graduate school.

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