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Curriculum Structure

Requirements Courses Credits
Pre-course 6 -
Core 4 12
Major Courses 4 12
Elective Courses 3 9
Dissertation - 36
Total 11 69

The tentative time table of the Ph.D. Program is as follows:

Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Pre-course 1
Pre-course 2
Core Courses
(6 Credits)
Major Courses
(12 Credits)
Core Courses
(6 Credits)
Elective Courses
(3 Credits)
(18 Credits)
(18 Credits)
Elective Courses (6 Credits)
Present a paper in an international conference with a proceedings
Part of the Dissertation must be accepted for publication in an international journal.

To achieve the stated principles, the following is an overview of the curriculum structure:

1) Core Courses

This is to equip students with necessary research methodologies. Students are required to complete four courses of foundation.
This is to develop student competence in an area of concentration. Students are required to complete four courses in the area of concentration.
This is to develop a supportive area of interest which will be useful for future teaching and research. Students are required to take at least three courses related to their area of concentration.
In this phase, students develop their dissertation topic, defend their dissertation proposal, and then complete the dissertation. The Total of 36 credits must be registered for a dissertation.

There are four majors – Accounting, Finance, Marketing and Management.


Focus on behavioral research in accounting, empirical research in accounting, contemporary behavioral research in accounting and contemporary empirical research in accounting.
Concentrate on corporate finance, financial institutions, investment, and security analysis. Related courses are also available in economics.
Cover a wide range of issues including marketing theories, behavioral research in marketing, empirical research in marketing, contemporary behavioral research in marketing, and contemporary empirical research in marketing.
Cover wide range of issues including micro and macro organizational behavior and contemporary research in management.

Tuition Fees & Expenses

Tuition Fees

Tuition Fees

Total of tuition and fees are approximately 1,000,000 Baht.