Monday December 17, 2018 17:16

THE ASIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Press Releases

AIT Joins Hands with UNESCO to Beat Plastic Pollution on World Science Day General—21 Nov 18

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has joined hands with the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to commemorate World Science Day for Peace and Development 2018. Special talks on Beating Plastic Pollution and a

Photo Release: Korean Ambassador and AIT President jointly inaugurate the renovated Korea House General—02 Oct 18

Korea House — the focal point of co-curricular activities and campus life at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has a new look. The renovated Korea House was jointly inaugurated by the Ambassador of Korea to Thailand, H.E. Mr. Noh Kwang-il and

Dr Eden Y Woon takes over as Ninth President of AIT General—26 Sep 18

Dr Eden Y Woon has assumed office as the ninth President of the Asian Institute of Technology. A former Vice-President for Institutional Advancement at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), he took over from Prof. Worsak

AIT Career Fair General—25 Sep 18

A Career Fair is being organized at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) on 31 October 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the AIT Conference Center, AIT campus, Rangsit, Pathumthani. Organized by AIT's Career Center, it will feature companies in

New publication on Climate Change and Cities by AIT faculty member General—03 Jul 18

A new publication titled "Climate Change and Cities: Second Assessment Report of the Urban Climate Change Research Network," co-edited by Dr. Shobhakar Dhakal of the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has been released. Dealing with Environmental

AIT partners with IIT Roorkee General—22 Jun 18

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), on 22 June 2018, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India, to promote joint academic and research activities. At the exchange ceremony of the MoU,Prof.

AIT remains the top-ranked international university according to latest General—07 Jun 18

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has maintained its position as the world's top international university once again, bagging six perfect scores for the second consecutive year in the category of "International Orientation" in the latest edition of

SATEL and DNWP Advanced Telecommunications Laboratory to be established at General—18 May 18

A "SATEL and DNWP Advanced Telecommunications Laboratory" will be established at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). SATEL Oy and Dedicated Network Partners (DNWP) will sponsor radio technology and transmission equipment to establish this new

Photo Release: AIT#s 129th Graduation General—22 May 18

On 18 May 2018, four-hundred and sixty students hailing from 21 countries received their degrees at the 129th graduation of the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). The largest cohort of graduating students came from Sri Lanka (128), followed by Thailand

HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn inaugurates Modernized AIT Library General—04 May 18

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) was blessed with auspicious royal patronage when Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn formally inaugurated the modernized AIT library, the AIT Clock Tower, and the new AIT Gate on 27 April 2018. At a

AIT Career Fair General—23 Mar 18

A Career Fair is being organized at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) on 28 March 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the AIT Conference Center. Organized by AIT's Career Center, it will feature companies in Thailand as well as overseas companies

Bangabandhu Chair inaugurated at AIT General—21 Mar 18

A Bangabandhu Chair on Sustainable Energy at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) was formally inaugurated on 15 March 2018 following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) and the Ministry

AIT is very popular in Viet Nam, says Vietnamese Ambassador to Thailand General—14 Mar 18

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) is "very popular" and "prestigious" in Viet Nam, and almost everyone knows about AIT. These were the remarks of the Ambassador of Viet Nam, H.E. Mr. Nguyen Hai Bang, during his maiden visit to AIT on 12 March

Indonesian Ambassador pays maiden visit to AIT, assures full support General—13 Mar 18

Ambassador of Indonesia to Thailand, H.E. Ambassador Ahmad Rusdi assured the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) of full support as he welcomed cooperation between AIT and higher education institutions in Indonesia. On his maiden visit to AIT on 5 March

Dr. Anil Kumar Anal of AIT authors book on Bionanotechnology General—06 Mar 18

Dr. Anil Kumar Anal of the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has published a book on "Bionanotechnology: Principles and Applications." Released by CRC Press in February 2018, the 189-page book is designed for broad accessibility to students and

Tracing the history of AIT, and envisioning the future of higher education in the General—28 Feb 18

Tracing the history of the establishment of the SEATO Graduate School of Engineering and the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), and envisioning the future of the Institute in the context of global and regional changes in the landscape of higher

Photo Release: AIT Auditorium is now the Robert B Banks Auditorium General—22 Feb 18

The auditorium of the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has been dedicated as the Robert B Banks Auditorium in honor of the late President of AIT. Prof Banks was among the pioneering founding fathers of the Institute, and the dedication ceremony was

AIT Career Fair IT—20 Feb 18

A Career Fair is being organized at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) on 28 March 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the AIT Conference Center. Organized by AIT's Career Center, it will feature companies in Thailand as well as overseas companies

Fond memories of AIT: Afghanistan Minister IT—14 Feb 18

Deputy Minister for Academic Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, H.E. Mr. Abdul Tawab Balakarzai reminisced his days as a student at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), and complimented the multicultural, multinational, and multilingual

Photo Release: AIT Alumni from Taiwan donate 300,000 THB for the creation of a Tai Chi Quan (also General—02 Feb 18

AIT alumni from Taiwan donated 300,000 THB for the creation of a Tai Chi Quan (also known as Tai-Chi or Tai Ji) playground at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). They also gave a demonstration of the ancient martial art, and presented a replica of

AIT signs MoU with Department of Industrial Works IT—01 Feb 18

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Industrial Works (DIW), Ministry of Industry, Royal Thai Government. The agreement was signed by Mr. Mongkol Pruekwatana, Director General, DIW,

Book on Organic Waste Recycling explores newer technologies and sustainability General—29 Jan 18

A new revised edition of a book on "Organic Waste Recycling" authored by experts from the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Prof. Chongrak Polprasert and Dr. Thammarat Koottatep of Environmental Engineering and Management (EEM), School of Environment,

AITs Gender, Technology and Development journal completes two decades of impactful IT—26 Jan 18

The Asian Institute of Technology-hosted journal "Gender, Technology and Development (GTD)" has now completed two decades of impactful and scholarly work. The latest issue of the journal has just hit the shelves as it celebrates twenty years of

AIT to launch International Double Degree Masters Program with University of General—25 Dec 17

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) will launch an international double degree master's program in Wireless Communications Engineering with the University of Oulu (UOulu), Finland. The agreement to launch the program was finalized during the visit of

Photo Release: AITs 128th Graduation General—22 Dec 17

H.E. Saida Muna Tasneem, Ambassador of Bangladesh to Thailand, was the graduation speaker at the 128th graduation ceremony of the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) on December 14, 2017. Two-hundred-and-six students from 22 countries graduated from AIT

AIT signs agreement with Balochistan Development Network General—22 Nov 17

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Balochistan Development Network (BDN), a membership-based network comprising of 25 civil society organizations of Balochistan, Pakistan. The MoU was signed by

Pakistan Ambassador for expansion of cooperation with AIT General—16 Nov 17

Ambassador of Pakistan to Thailand, H.E. Mr. Asim Iftikhar Ahmad has desired an expansion of cooperation between Pakistan and the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). Speaking to AIT official on his visit to the Institute on 8 November 2017, the

AIT signs agreement with Siam University to offer Unified Bachelor Master degree General—13 Nov 17

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has signed an agreement with Siam University to offer a Unified Bachelor Master degree program in Civil Engineering and Information Technology. The Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) was signed by Dr Pornchai