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The Ph.D. Scholarship for Outstanding International Students

General Information

How to apply?

Candidates should complete the application form below and submit to the Scholarship Secretariat via or , including copies of complete academic transcripts, degree certificates, CVs (including the contact details of at least two academic referees who are familiar with the candidate, e.g. university lecturers, supervisors of research projects, etc., letter of reccommendations (at least one, from an academic/research supervisor of the candidate).

Application form

Referee form


International Affairs Office (IAO),

Walailak University

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact:
Purpose of award

The International Affairs Office (IAO) is offering eligible international candidates the opportunity to apply for a Ph.D. Scholarship for Outstanding International Students.

Selection criteria

The scholarship is open to all non Thai nationally qualifying candidates. The applicants must have BSc GPA of 3.25 or more and MSc of 3.70 or more for full scholarships. For the partials scholarships require BSc GPa of 3.00 and MSc of 3.5. 


In order to meet the WU Graduate Studies criteria and requirements, the applicants must contact their intended graduate programs for further details regarding specific admissions criteria and documentation requirements.

The scholarship becomes due and payable only once candidates have successfully completed the registration of study in the PhD programme and signed the scholarship contact.

Holders of this scholarship will be expected to work as teaching assistant or research assistant under supervision of an academic advisor.

Selection criteria include academic performance, referee reports, English score, and any other tangible demonstration of academic or research ability.

English Language Requirement
All Doctoral international applicants are expected to have a practical command of the English language by submitting one of the following test reports: either a TOEFL Internet-based score report (61+), or an IELTS score report indicating 6.0 or higher. The test date must be within the previous 2 years.

Number of awards offered


Closing dates for applications

Now - November 2017.


Scholarship is provided with full-support; covering tuition fees, dormitory fees, monthly allowance (10,000 Baht/month) or partial-support; covering tuition fees and dormitory fees.

Tenure of award

Three years for PhD.

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