WE ARE A BRITISH ACCREDITED COLLEGE OFFERING YOUR STUDY ABROAD IN BUSINESS STUDIES IN THAILAND.
STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM IN THAILAND WITH A BRITISH ACCREDITED COLLEGE.
The COLBS INSTITUTE STUDY ABROAD Program is designed for international students wishing to stay in Chiangmai, Thailand studying subjects taught in English during one of the following periods:
Spring: 13-14 weeks. (Mid February to End of June)
Fall: 13-14 weeks. (Mid August to End of November/1st week of December)
In Fall and Spring semesters students can take between 3-4 courses, depending on the course the contact hours range from 50-75 hours of class time. (15-20 US credits).
Places are limited in 2021 to only 30 students for all courses.
Programmes start in Mid August (Fall semester) and February (Spring semester).
Students can choose subjects from the following fields in Business Administration: Operations Management, Finance, Entrepreneurship, Management Studies, Marketing and Human Resource Management.
Classes are held at the main COLBS INSTITUTE facilities building, 5 min away walking distance from city center. The city of Chiang Mai provides a very enriching international environment.
ABE UK Certification
On completing the term and after exams, students receive a Colbs Institute of Business Administration and ABE(Ofqual) certificate with official UK credits, ECTS and US equivalences that can be validated for credits at their home university. Please note that this program is not open to Erasmus or other exchange students. The process of obtaining transcripts and certificates takes normally up to 8 weeks.
Colbs Institute of Business Administration is a business school internationally recognised in areas as innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership. We pride ourselves on doing things differently and offering quality and excellence in everything we do. We cherish our team and our professors because they open doors for students who, in turn, open doors for society. Our internationally focused education programmes combine academic excellence in business studies with humanistic values that help our students build character. We guide each student on their personal journey of discovery. We empower our students to fulfil their visions and achieve their personal and professional dreams. We are fully accredited by ABE (Ofqual awarding body in the UK) to issue official UK college equivalent credits wich are recognized in other european countries as well as the US.
The Management team of the program is made by expats from the USA, UK, Netherlands, etc with more than 12 years in Thailand as residents and Thai nationals with extensive experience in study abroad. We are legally incorporated in Thailand and acredited in the UK to offer you THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS in your experience. With us you are in good hands.
ACADEMIC OFFER AND COURSES
We offer to students courses two types of courses:
1. First type is level 4 courses which in general are offered in year 1 of a Bachelor Degree in any UK university. These courses offer 15 UK credits (7.5 ECTS or 3.75 US credits). Students who choose these courses can enrol in 4 of them completing 15 US credits during a regular semester. These courses require 75 contact hours of class time each.
2. Second type of courses belong to levels 5 and 6 (belonging to second and third year of university in the UK). These courses offer 20 UK credits each (10 ECTS or 5 US credits). Courses level 5 (L5) require 70 hours of class each and courses level 6 (L6) require 50 hours of class each.
LIST OF COURSES
CREDITS: 15 UK/ 7.5 ECTS/ 3.75 US CREDITS EACH
Dynamic Business Environments:
Employability and Self-development
Finance for Managers
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Introduction to Quantitative Methods
Dynamic and Collaborative Teams
CALENDAR AND DATES
ACADEMIC FEES (including accomodation in private condo).
Spring and fall semesters:
To apply to the programme students should meet the following requirements:
The minimum entry requirement is a GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent).
Application documents required
* If you are a non-native English speaker, a certificate of English Proficiency (minimum TOEFL 78, IELTS 6, Cambridge Advanced, First Certificate or equivalent).
Summer 2021: 6 weeks program. (May 14th to June 26, 2021), Enrolment is open from January 1st to April 15th, 2021
Fall Term 2021 (August to November): Enrolment is open from March 1st to June 20th 2021
Spring term 2022: (Mid February to Mid June): Enrolment is open from September 1st until December 15th 2021