About AIT

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) is a leading international institute of higher learning in Thailand promoting technological change and sustainable development in the Asian-Pacific region through higher education, research and outreach. Established in Bangkok in 1959, AIT as a university has become a leading regional postgraduate institution and is actively working with public and private sector partners throughout the region and with some of the top universities in the world.

Recognized for its multinational, multicultural ethos, the Institute operates as a self-contained international community at its campus located 40 km (25 miles) north of Bangkok, Thailand.

AIT mission:

“to develop highly qualified and committed professionals who play leading roles in the region’s sustainable development and its integration into the global economy.”


– 1700+ Students from 60+ Countries/Territories
– 19800+ Alumni from 90+ Countries/Territories
– 29000+ Short-term Trainees from 70+ Countries/Territories
– 75 Internationally recruited Faculty from 20+ Countries
– 101 Adjunct / Visiting Faculty
– 500+ Research and Support Staff from 30+ Countries
– Approximately 450 Sponsored Research Projects worth 1.6 Billion Thai Baht (THB)
– 300+ Partners
– 33 Board of Trustee members from 19 Countries
– 3 Schools
– 1000+ courses offered
– 24 Research and Outreach Centers
– Operational Turnover: 1.2 Billion ThaiBaht (THB)

AIT Offers

– Masters degrees: MBA, MEng, MSc
– Executive Master Degree Programs
– Doctoral Degrees: DEng, DTechSc, PhD
– Diploma and Certificate Programs
– An intensive English language and academic Bridging Program
– Non-degree continuing education courses for practicing professionals

AIT School of Management is one of the leading business schools in South East Asia. This is confirmed not only by our students, alumni and employers but also by the top positions in numerous rankings.

Business School Rankings

Eduniversal Business School Ranking

AIT School of Management has been consecutively ranked among the top business school in Far East Asia till 2009. The results placed the School of Management in the top 250 business schools worldwide and has been awarded 4 Palmes Of Excellence – TOP business school with significant international influence.

Source: www.eduniversal-ranking.com

Best Masters Ranking

Eduniversal Ranking of the best 4000 Masters and MBA Programs in 30 specialisations in 154 countries includes the following Master’s program(s) of AIT School of Management.

Master of Business Administration
TOP 100 – Global ranking
Ranked N°53 in Entrepreneurship, Worldwide

Master of Business Administration
TOP 200 – Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones
Ranked N°18 in General Management, Far East Asia

Master of Business Administration
TOP 200 – Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones
Ranked N°16 in MBA full time, Far East Asia

Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
TOP 200 – Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones
Ranked N°16 in Executive MBA & MBA part time, Far East Asia

Professional Masters in Banking and Finance
TOP 200 – Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones
Ranked N°11 in Corporate Finance, Far East Asia

Source: www.best-masters.com

University Rankings

QS World University Rankings by Faculty®

Social Sciences and Management

World Rank: 283


AIT claimed joint top rank in the ‘international orientation’ dimension of the newest global university ranking among 1,200 universities from 83 countries.

AIT stood out as the only university in Asia among the top 41 universities in the world to receive full scores under ‘international orientation’. The Pathumthani institute earned straight “A” grades for its student mobility, international academic staff, international joint publications and international doctorate degrees.

Overall, AIT received a total of eleven “A” scores out of the 31 criteria, “placing it among the top 12% of the institutions that show a broad range of very good performance,” U-Multirank said. AIT topped the table of five participating universities in Thailand, and was ranked 15th out of 202 selected universities in Asia.

Click to see AIT’s U-Multirank performance profile under International Orientation

Source: www.umultirank.org


QS Stars™

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Thailand has been awarded top five-star ratings in three (3) categories – internationalization, teaching and facilities – by Quacquarelli Symonds, known as QS, one of the world’s leading higher education evaluation agencies. The QS Stars™ rating program is an independent rating system for many of the world’s best universities.

AIT was assessed across a variety of criteria based on its 2013 data, and received an overall score of four stars out of five in January 2015. “This is a great achievement considering that AIT is a small institution,” QS said, in its final report. According to QS, a typical four-star university is highly international, and demonstrates excellence in both research and teaching.









Source: www.topuniversities.com/qs-stars


International Partnership


AIT School of Management is a member of several international bodies,

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business,a membership association of educational institutions, business, not-for-profit, and government organizations devoted to the advancement of higher education in business.

European Foundation for Management Development – EFMD is a global, membership driven organisation, based in Brussels. As the largest international network association in the field of management development, the EFMD network includes almost 800 institutional members and reaches over 25,000 management development professionals from academia, business, public service and consultancy across 80 countries worldwide.

Association of Asia-Pacific Business Schools, provides leadership and representation in order to advance the quality of business and management education in the Asia-Pacific Region.