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Kasetsart University

Kasetsart University is a public university in Thailand. It is ranked in the 651-700 tranche in the QS World University Rankings 2015/16. It was the first agricultural university and the third oldest university in Thailand. It was established on 2 February 1943, to promote subjects related to agricultural science. Since then, Kasetsart University has expanded its subject areas to cover science, arts, social sciences, humanities, education, engineering, and architecture. Kasetsart University is in Bang Khen, Bangkok, and now has four campuses, with an enrolment of approximately 67,000 students. It is the largest university in Thailand.



The Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) was established as a public policy research institute in 1984. Its legal form is that of a private non-profit foundation. It provides technical analysis (mostly but not entirely in economic areas) to various public agencies to help formulate policies to support long-term economic and social development in Thailand.

In line with this central objective, it is mandated to:

  • Conduct policy research;
  • Network extensively with other institutions and individuals engaged in policy research, both in Thailand and abroad
  • Disseminate its research results to ensure maximum impact on policy-making


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Agricultural Economics Association of Thailand

Agricultural Economics Association of Thailand under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty the King, was established in 1960, the first President of the association is Dr. Sawang Kulthongkum and has been a board member of the association, dedicated audience loyalty, Ascension dedicated needle marks and journal Proceedings of the Society, on 17 June 1975, at Chitralada Palace.

          Agricultural Economics Association of Thailand under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty the King, established with the following objectives. (1) To promote education and research on economic and social issues related to agriculture, (2) To be the center in coordination with associations, organizations or agricultural economics or any other organization whose purpose is similar, to improve and share their knowledge, opinions agricultural economics and related matters, (3) As a central contact and meetings between members of the career promotion, welfare and relationships, (4) To disseminate knowledge in agricultural economics, agricultural economics and agribusiness management to the public and interested parties in general, (5) Does not cause social unrest and the unrest of any kind, (6) Is not about politics, it would cause unrest and the destruction of the nation, religion and monarchy.

During the association has carried out until now, has created benefits for teachers, scholars and researchers to develop knowledge, research and applied research to the community, which achieve the objectives of all the association.