Visit of Prof. Shakeel Ori, Director of Cooperative Education at Durban University of Technology, South Africa.
During 09-14 January 2014, Prof. Shakeel Ori was warmly welcomed by Dr. Pornchai Mongkhonvanit, President of Siam University and by Dr. Thanavadee Boonlue, Vice President for Cooperative Education; during his visit. This meeting comprised of discussion and presentation regarding Cooperative Education and also signing of Memorandum of Understanding between Siam University and Durban University of Technology. This visit was filled with Coop projects and the future joint on-going programs that we together wish to pursue.
06- 07th December 2013, Dr. Pornchai Mongkhonvanit, Chairperson of AUAP (Assoc. of Universities of Asia and the Pacific) Advisory Board, attended the 13th AUAP Forum at University of Newcastle, Australia.
Siam University member of Global University Network for Innovation
Siam University is an institution that leads and supports the social and economic development of Thailand and the region. The goals is to use educational innovation and state-of-the-art technology to supply its students with the knowledge and skills they will need to succeed at their career life, as well as to produce and disseminate knowledge to the society by taking into consideration the social responsibility.
Siam University Three Main Pillars are
Employability: In 2012, Siam University received the Outstanding Award for Cooperative Education from Thai Minister of Education and Chairman of Thai Association of Cooperative Education and Secretary General of the Office of the Higher Education Commission.