Admission Procedures

To apply to our program, prospective students are required to:

(International applicants please scroll down to the bottom)

  Thai Central Admission System (TCAS)
Please register in the Thai Central Admission System (TCAS) system from January 5th, 2021 onward. Visit : https://student.mytcas.com/ (Thai language only) 

  High School Degree
Have completed, or be presently enrolled in their final year of secondary school, the equivalent of Mathayom 6 (grade 12 in the US system or year 13 in the British system); GED or IGCSE as an equivalent study at high school (M6) will be also taken into consideration. For students applying with GED, IGCSEs, IB, or other qualifications from abroad, please contact Chulalongkorn University Academic Testing Center (https://hsces.atc.chula.ac.th/) for Degree Equivalence Certificate before applying.

***Requirements to earn a GED high school equivalency credential

Date taken – May 2017 – July 31st, 2020: You are required to score at least 145 points on all four subjects.

Date taken – August 1st, 2020 onwards: You are required to earn no less than 660 points for the whole test (4 subjects). No minimum score is required for each subject.

  English Proficiency Tests
Have attained a satisfactory score on one of these English proficiency tests and one of these aptitude tests, depending on the period of appliance.


ADMISSION ROUND 1 

****If you do not have all your proficiency scores, and wish to take the CU-TEP and/or CU-AAT test, please see the link below for information.

          https://www.arts.chula.ac.th/~balac/v2020/index.php/2021/12/15/special-cu-tep-cu-aat-rounds-for-chulalongkorn-university-international-program-applicants/

1.  English proficiency tests

WE DO NOT ACCEPT TOEFL ITP
WE DO NOT ACCEPT IELTS INDICATOR

      • TOEFL iBT (Internet Based Test) with a minimum score of 95; OR
      • IELTS with a minimum score of 7.0; OR
      • CU-TEP with a minimum score of 90. For more information, please visit http://www.atc.chula.ac.th/index2.html ; OR
      • DET (Duolingo English Test) with a minimum score of 115

2.  Aptitude tests

      • SAT (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing) with a minimum score of 480 (Send Score Report via College Borde to Balac Code : 6902) OR
      • CU-AAT (Verbal) with a minimum score of 480 OR
      • ACT (English and Reading) with a combined minimum score of 34
      • Candidates of this round will also have to undergo interviews (No written examinations).
      • ADMISSION 2022 – SCHEDULES*****ROUND 1 ****

        BALAC will be accepting a total of 80 qualified applicants.

        Item Date
        Applications Open 9th – 24th December 2021
        Interview Candidate Announcement 12th January 2022
        Interviews (Online) 15th – 16th January 2022
        Primary Accepted Candidates Announcement 21st January 2022
        Additional Accepted Candidates Announcement 25th January 2022
        Final Accepted Candidates Announcement 4th February 2022

ADMISSION ROUND 2  

           1. English proficiency tests

WE DO NOT ACCEPT TOEFL ITP
WE DO NOT ACCEPT IELTS INDICATOR

      • TOEFL iBT (Internet Based Test) with a minimum score 79; OR
      • IELTS with a minimum score of 6.5; OR
      • CU-TEP with a minimum score of 80. For more information, please visit http://www.atc.chula.ac.th/index2.html
      • DET (Duolingo English Test) with a minimum score of 105

           2. Aptitude tests

      • CU-AAT (Verbal) with a minimum score of 400 OR
      • SAT (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing) with a minimun score of 450 (Send Score Report via College Borde to Balac Code : 6902)OR
      • ACT (English and Reading) with a combined minimum score of 31
      • Candidates of this round will have to undergo written examinations and interviews.
  •   ****If you do not have all your proficiency scores, and wish to take the CU-AAT test, please see the links below for information.

       http://www.atc.chula.ac.th/Calendar_PBT.pdf (Test date: 5 March 2022, Application period: 21 – 23 February 2022) 

      http://www.atc.chula.ac.th/index2.html   (Chulalongkorn University Testing Center)

    • ADMISSION 2022 – SCHEDULES*****ROUND 2 *****
    • BALAC will be accepting a total of 40 qualified applicants.
    • Item

      Date

      Applications Open

      21st February – 10th March 2022

      Exam Candidate Announcement

      24th March 2022

      Exams

      27th March 2022

      Interview Candidate Announcement

      5th April 2022

      Interviews

      9th – 10th April 2022

      Primary Accepted Candidates Announcement

      18th April 2022

      Additional Accept Candidates Announcement

      21st April 2022

      Final Accepted Candidates Announcement

      23rd May 2022*

    • * Changed in accordance with university memo อว 64.2.1.3/0590 dated 29th April 2022 and email to accepted candidates on 3rd May 2022.

       

 

  Rules and Codes
Be willing to comply with the rules and codes of Chulalongkorn University

ADMISSION 2022

           ***** For Non-Thai Applicants 

         Online Application Form: https://www.arts.chula.ac.th/~balac/admission-nonthai/

Application Requirements

        1. Applicants do not hold Thai citizenship and have completed high school or passed an equivalent high school standard test or be currently in their final  year of high school (Grade 12 in the US system or Year 13 in the British system).

        2. Applicants must achieve the prescribed minimum score in any one of the following English Proficiency tests:

WE DO NOT ACCEPT TOEFL ITP
WE DO NOT ACCEPT IELTS INDICATOR

      • TOEFL iBT (Internet Based Test) with a minimum score 79; OR
      • IELTS with a minimum score of 6.5; OR
      • CU-TEP with a minimum score of 80; OR (For more information, please visit http://www.atc.chula.ac.th/index2.html)
      • DET (Duolingo English Test) with a minimum score of 105

3. Applicants must also achieve the prescribed minimum score in any one of the following tests: 

      • CU-AAT (Verbal Section) with a minimum score of 400; OR
      • SAT (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing) with a minimum score of 450 (Send Score Report via College Board to BALAC Code : 6902); OR
      • ACT (English and Reading) with a minimum score of 31

          4. All applicants must have a history of good behavior and agree to abide strictly by existing and future University regulations, codes and policies.

              ADMISSION 2022 – SCHEDULES (For Non-Thai Applicants)

               *** Click on the link below for full details on application procedure.

                       https://www.arts.chula.ac.th/~balac/v2020/index.php/2021/12/09/balac-admissions-for-non-thai-applicants/

  • BALAC will be accepting a total of 11 qualified applicants.

Item

Date

Round 1

 

Applications Open

20th December 2021 – 4th February 2022

Interview Candidate Announcement

14th February 2022

Interviews (Online)

19th – 20th February 2022

Final Accepted Candidates Announcement

3rd – 7th March 2022

Round 2

* The second round of application will take place on the condition that the announced number is not met in the first round.

 

Applications Open

4th March-3rd May 2022

Interview Candidate Announcement

9th May 2022

Interviews (Online)

14th – 15th May 2022

Final Accepted Candidates Announcement

27th – 30th May 2022

  • Candidates of this round will also have to undergo interviews (No written examinations).