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Doctor of Philosophy Program in Mathematics (International Program)


Program Title

Doctor of Philosophy Program in Mathematics (International Program)

Name of Degree

Ph.D. (Mathematics)

Objectives of the Program
  • To produce Ph.D. graduates who would be able to contribute to the development of science and technology in Thailand.
  • To develop the human resources to satisfy the needs of the work force both in the government and the private sectors.
  • To produce Ph.D. graduates who can develop into world class researchers and carry out independent innovative research in mathematics and the related fields.

Academic Staff

 

Permanent Lecturers

Professor
Lenbury, Yongwimon Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Associate Professors
Naruedomkul, Kanlaya Ph.D. (Computer Science)
Suwanwongse, Sirilak M.S. (Applied Statistics)
Tiensuwan, Montip Ph.D. (Applied Statistics)
Rattanakul, Chontita Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Baowan, Duangkamon Ph.D. (Applied Mathematics)
Assistant Professors
Amornsamankul, Somkid Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Maneesawarng, Chaiwat Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Putthapiban, Pannee M.S. (Mathematics)
Bunwong, Kornkanok Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Huabsomboon, Pallop Ph.D. (Computational and Applied Mathematics)
Sutjaritkul, Jirakul M.S. (Statistics)
Wattananon, Boonmee Ph.D. (Mathematics in Operations Research)
Satiracoo, Pirote Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Sarika, Warunee Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Lecturers
Chayantrakom, Kittisak Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Chuedoung, Meechoke Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Suwandechochai, Rawee Ph.D. (Industrial and Systems Engineering)
Sawangtong, Wannika Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Orankitjaroen, Somsak Ph.D. (Applied Mathematics and Statistics)
Costa, Renato Alencar Adelino Da Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Phewchean, Nattakorn Ph.D. (Applied Mathematics)
Kositwattanarerk, Wittawat Ph.D. (Mathematical Sciences)
Sanh, Nguyen Van Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Skulkhu,Ruth J. Ph.D.(Mathematics)
Bosuwan, Nattapong, Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Pasom, Piyanan Ph.D.(Mathematics)
Nuntaplook‎, Umaporn Ph.D.(Computational and Applied Mathematics)
Bannangkoon, Pichkitti Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Chudtong, Mantana B.Sc. (Mathematics), Mahidol University, Thailand
Lewchalermvong, Chanun Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Unhapipat, Suntaree Ph.D. (Mathematics)
Muandet, Krikamol Dr.rer.nat. (Computer Science)
Special Lecturers
Allen, Michael Ph.D. (Physics)
Siripunvaraporn, Weerachai Ph.D. (Geophysics)
Triampo, Wannapong Ph.D. (Biophysics)
Adjunct Staff
De Gaetano, Andrea Ph.D. (Applied Mathematics)
Licht, Christian Ph.D. (Applied Mathematics)

 

Duration of Study

6 years

Admission Requirements
  • Bachelor degree in mathematics or an equivalent area with at least fourty-five (45) credits of mathematics courses and a GPA of at least 3.25, or
  • Master degree in any areas with a Bachelor degree in mathematics or an equivalent area which includes at least fourty-five (45) credits of mathematics courses with a GPA of at least 3.50.
  • TOEFL score of at least 500.
Academic Program

The Ph.D. Program provides a background in basic and advanced graduate mathematics as well as preparing students to carry out research, requiring the completion of a significant piece of original investigation.

Program Options

Type I

  • A student who has a Master degree needs to complete at least 48 credits of research for dissertation.
  • A student who has only a Bachelor degree needs to complete at least 72 credits of research for dissertation.
  • Under the recommendation of the thesis advisor, a student may have to enroll in other courses which are relevant to research work to be undertaken.

Type II

  • A student with a Master degree needs to complete 12 credits of course work and 48 credits of research for dissertation.
  • A student with only a Bachelor degree needs to complete 24 credits of course work and 48 credits of research for dissertation.
Graduation Requirement

Courses

  • Type I program requires 48 credits for a student with a Master degree and 72 credits for a student with only a Bachelor degree.
  • Type II program requires 48 credits of dissertation together with 12 graduate credits for a student with a Master degree, and 24 graduate credits for a student with only a Bachelor degree.

Required Courses

  1. SCMA 612 Analysis II 3(3-0)
  2. SCMA 615 Algebra 3(3-0)
  3. SCMA 692 Mathematics Seminar I 1(1-0)
  4. SCMA 693 Mathematics Seminar II 1(1-0)
  5. SCMA 700 Mathematics Seminar III 1(1-0)

Grades

A student in Type II Program has to achieve a grade point average of 3.00 or better.

English

TOEFL Paper Based score of at least 500 or

TOEFL Computer Based score of at least 173 or

TOEFL Internet Based score of at least 61 or

IELTS score of at least 5.5.

Qualifying Examination

All students must pass a qualifying examination at least 3 subject in four areas of specialty which may be chosen amonge the following areas : Algebra, Topology, Differential Equations, Real and Complex Analysis, Mathematical Physics, Mathematical Statistics, Numerical Analysis, Geometry and Functional Analysis.

Specialty Examination

A student needs to pass an oral examination on the defense of his/her dissertation once it has been completed.

Research and Dissertation

A student needs to complete a significant piece of original research and write a dissertation on the research in the form approved by the graduate school.

Publication

At least one paper published in an international journal or other venues accepted by the international community.

Preliminary Examination

A student who has passed the qualifying examination, the TOEFL requirement, and the course requirement, becomes a Ph.D. candidate.

Areas of Study
  1. Applied Mathematics
  2. Pure Mathematics
  3. Mathematical Physics
  4. Applied Statistics
  5. Computer Applications
  6. Mathematical Modelling in Biology and Medicine
For more information please contact

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Montip Tiensuwan
Chairman of Ph.D. Program in Mathematics,
E-mail: montip.tie@mahidol.ac.th and/or
Prof. Dr. Yongwimon Lenbury 
Head of the Department of Mathematics,
E-mail: yongwimon.len@mahidol.ac.th
Tel. (662) 201-5341 -2 Fax: (662) 201-5343.

Applications

For application forms, please contact Academic Affairs, Faculty of Graduate Studies Mahidol University office 999 Phuttamonthon 4 Road, Salaya, Nakhon Pathom 73170, Thailand.

 


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