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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 fourtyfive (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 fourtyfive (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
 SCMA 612 Analysis II 3(30)
 SCMA 615 Algebra 3(30)
 SCMA 692 Mathematics Seminar I 1(10)
 SCMA 693 Mathematics Seminar II 1(10)
 SCMA 700 Mathematics Seminar III 1(10)
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 
 Applied Mathematics
 Pure Mathematics
 Mathematical Physics
 Applied Statistics
 Computer Applications
 Mathematical Modelling in Biology and Medicine
For more information please contact 
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Montip Tiensuwan
Chairman of Ph.D. Program in Mathematics,
Email: montip.tie@mahidol.ac.th and/or
Prof. Dr. Yongwimon Lenbury
Head of the Department of Mathematics,
Email: yongwimon.len@mahidol.ac.th
Tel. (662) 2015341 2 Fax: (662) 2015343.
Applications 
For application forms, please contact Academic Affairs, Faculty of Graduate Studies Mahidol University office 999 Phuttamonthon 4 Road, Salaya, Nakhon Pathom 73170, Thailand.
 Application form for Graduate Programme (International Program)