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Asian Institute
of Technology (AIT)

AIT is an international postgraduate institution, focusing on engineering, environment, and management studies.
AIT’s rigorous academic, research, and experiential outreach programs prepare graduates for professional success and leadership roles in Asia and beyond.

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About AIT

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) is an international
English-speaking postgraduate institution, focusing on engineering,
environment, and management studies. AIT’s rigorous academic,
research, and experiential outreach programs prepare graduates
for professional success and leadership roles in Asia and beyond.
Founded in 1959, AIT offers the opportunity to study at an
institution in Asia that possesses a global reputation. Going forward,
AIT will be stressing its global connections, injection of innovation
into research and teaching, its relevance to industry, and its
nurturing of entrepreneurship, while continuing to fulfill its social
impact and capacity building role. Sitting on a beautiful green
campus located just north of Bangkok, Thailand, AIT operates as
a multicultural community where a cosmopolitan approach to
living and learning is the rule. You will meet and study with people
from all around the world.

Today, AIT’s internationally recognized engineering, environment,
and management graduates are highly sought after by employers
in their home country and elsewhere. Across many walks of life in
Asia, AIT alumni have distinguished themselves as CEO’s of private
and state enterprises, as business owners, as well-respected
researchers and faculty, and as senior university and government
officials.

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ADVANTAGES
ASIAN INSTITUTE
OF TECHNOLOGY

AIT Ranks # 14 in Asia by
QS Global MBA Rankings

Rankings 2021 AIT Master of
Business Administration (MBA)
program ranks #14 in Asia
and #1 in Thailand.

AIT ranks #19 in the world
for SDG1—No Poverty

AIT MBA program ranks
#14 in Asia and #1 in Thailand,
according to QS

AIT’s alumni are in top 2%
scientists in their respective
fields.

Eleven AIT faculty members appear
in the top 2% list of scientists for
research impact based on the most
recent single year (2019) achievement.

AIT Wins 2016 Gold medal in
Thai Research Fund Ratings

AIT was awarded the gold medal
from the Thai Research Fund (TRF)
for bagging the most perfect score
among all universities in Thailand.

AIT Ranks #18 in the World
in Return on Investment

The QS rankings were based on five
indicators: Entrepreneurship and
Alumni Outcomes, Return on
Investment, Thought Leadership,
Employability, and Diversity.

VISION

Transforming AIT to be a respectable international graduate
institution whose research and education contribute to the
development of Asia, by making AIT more global, more innovative,
more entrepreneurial, and more economically relevant–while
leveraging on its social impact core strengths.

MISSION

The mission of AIT in the context of the emerging environment is
“to develop highly qualified and committed professionals who will
play a leading role in the sustainable development of the region
and its integration into the global economy”.
Guided by the above clear, timeless vision and mission, the
dedicated students, faculty and staff of AIT are set to steer the
Institute along its path of becoming:

A trailblazer in advanced education in the region, with leadership in IT and new types of multidisciplinary programs
An exemplary institution, with an emphasis on academic quality in terms of courses and other aspects of operation
A leader in professional development programs
A hub for the implementation of regional and transnational research projects, and a research facility for academic professionals. A nexus for networking with other academic and research institutions in the region and the world
A model international citizen
A collaborator and partner of national postgraduate institutions
A financially viable, self-sustaining institution, able to draw support from donors the private sector and individuals, with good governance and strong leadership
A strong partner to its alumni, who are principal stakeholders through the AIT Alumni Association (AITAA)

AIT MBA
programs ranked
among global leaders,
tops in Thailand

According to Eduniversal Masters
Rankings 2018

Program Thailand
ranking
global
ranking
Category
Master in Natural Resources
Management
1 7 Energy and Natural
Resources
MBA in Energy Business 2 9 Energy and Natural
Resources
Master in Climate Change and Sustainable Development 1 12 Environmental Security
MBA in Energy Business 1 12 Industrial and
Operations Management
Professional Masters in Banking
and Finance
18 Corporate Finance
Executive Master of Business
Administration (EMBA)
2 22  Excutive MBA
Master of Agibusiness
Management
1 26 Agribusiness/ Food
industry Management

Facts and Figures

1,607

Students from 40+
countries

34

Board of trustee
members

300+

Ongoing research
project

125

World-class faculty
from 20+ countries

30+

Fields of study 1,078
graduate courses

200+

Partners
worldwide

40+

Academic
Programs

420

Research and support
staff