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Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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The Computer Science program of Mahidol University allows students to delve deeper by choosing from several focus areas—1. AI & data analytics; 2. software construction; 3. (big) data platform engineering; and 4. research-oriented computer science—or combining them into your unique focus area with our expert help. The program is suitable for those seeking a high-paying job right after college as well as for those aiming for further study.

The science of computing is transforming the world at a breathtaking pace. Think self-driving cars, the Internet of Things (IoT), and artificial brains. Think medical advances made possible by the sheer computation power and our newfound ability to gather and sift through massive amounts of data. In this age, this is the science that touches every life and drives every modern endeavor. Through hands-on projects and active learning activities, students in our program will be trained not only to make excellent use of the state-of-the-art technology but also to create and drive future technology.

Career Opportunities

  • Software developer/engineer capable of designing, implementing, and deploying solutions
  • Data scientists and data platform engineers
  • Further study in fields related to computing, including robotics and bioinformatics
  • Owners of IT companies/startups
  • Research and development in the commercial sector and in academia
  • IT consultants and solution engineers, such as innovative agriculture and smart medicine
  • Faculty position, teaching, or teaching assistant in the field of computing for academic institutions and international schools
  • Customer relations in the IT sector, such as sales and customer service

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    176 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Special Topics in Bioinformatics and Molecular Genetics 
  • Introduction to Systems Biology and Bioinformatics 
  • Computer Fundamentals and Concepts 
  • Introduction to Computer Programming 
  • System Skills and Low-level Programming
  • Introduction to Data Science

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • A copy of your high school transcript (with English translation)
  • GED submissions must pass 4 subjects with a minimum score of 600 and an official high school transcript of grade 10 or its equivalence with at least 2 terms.
  • A certified copy of your high school diploma or its equivalent (with English translation)
  • School Profile in English Version
  • Three 1”x1” photographs
  • Non-native English speaking applicants must submit official results from either the TOEFL iBT or Copy of IELTS Academic with at least 2 years’ validity
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A photocopy of your passport
  • Statement of Purpose (250 words at least)
  • Medical Certificate
  • Financial Statement
  • Application fee 50 USD or 1,500 THB

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7416 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29676 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
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  • per 4 years: 979,300 BAHT

Living costs for Bangkok

  • 23180 - 36560 THB/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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