Thailand

UNITWIN Network on Economics Teaching and Training for the Greater Mekong Sub-region (308), established in 1998 at SEAMEO Regional Center for Higher Education and Development (Thailand).

Fields/Disciplines

Economics; Management.

Objectives

  • To develop twinning and other linking arrangements between the participating institutions.
  • To develop sub regional and regional co-operation networks based at the participating institutions.
  • To develop centres of excellence for specialized training and advanced research by agreement between the parties with international support.
  • These centres could assist in bridging training and research needs across national frontiers; to foster scientific advancement through research in relevant disciplines, and to increase the availability of outstanding specialists within the participating institutions.

Host Institution

  • SEAMEO Regional Center for Higher Education and Development. Website

Membership

  • Faculty of Business (Cambodia).
  • Yunnan University (China). Website
  • Yunnan Polytechnic University (China). Website
  • National University of Laos (Laos). Website
  • Thammasat University (Thailand). Website
  • Hanoi Commercial University (Vietnam).
  • University of Economics Hochiminh City (Vietnam).

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education, UNESCO Office in Bangkok.

Contact

Dr . Padoongchart Suwanawongse, SEAMEO Regional Center for Higher Education and Development
E-Mail address -
rihed(at)mis.mua.go.th
Work Phone - 662 644 5418/644 5591
Fax - 662 644 5421
Street
- Ministry of University Affairs Building, 5th Floor, 328 Sri Ayutthaya Road, Rajthevee
City - Bangkok
Postal Code
- 10400
Country - Thailand