Tution Fee

 

Tuition Fee will vary depending on whether you choose to continue your study at DigiPen Institute of technology. The estimated tuition for each option is shown below.

 

Option 1: Study 3.5 years at TU

Tuition and Fees in Thai Baht (ค่าธรรมเนียมการศึกษา)

Items รายการ Baht
 1. Initial Enrollment Fee (for freshmen only) ค่าธรรมเนียมพิเศษเก็บแรกเข้าครั้งเดียว 20,000
 2. Tuition fee per credit ค่าหน่วยกิต (ต่อหน่วยกิต) 5,500
 3. Preliminary student status registration fee (for  freshman only) ค่าขึ้นทะเบียนนักศึกษา (ครั้งแรก) 400
 4. Health service fee per semester ค่าบำรุงสุขภาพ (ต่อภาค) 125
 5. Sport Fee per semester ค่าบำรุงกีฬา (ต่อภาค) 200
 6. Sport facilities fee per semester ค่าบำรุงศูนย์บริการกีฬา (ต่อภาค) 100
 7. Student activities fee per semester ค่าบำรุงกิจกรรมนักศึกษา (ต่อภาค) 200
 8. Library fee per year ค่าบำรุงห้องสมุด (ต่อปี) 2,000
 9. University support fee per semester ค่าบำรุงมหาวิทยาลัย (ต่อภาค)
      a) Thai nationality students นักศึกษาสัญชาติไทย
          i.      Regular semester ภาคปกติ 450
          ii.      Summer semester ภาคฤดูร้อน 225
      b)  International students นักศึกษาต่างชาติ
           i.      Regular semester ภาคปกติ 10,000
           ii.      Summer semester ภาคฤดูร้อน 5,000
10. University development fee per semester ค่าธรรมเนียมศึกษาและพัฒนา (ต่อภาค) 3,600
11. Insurance Policy for Accident fee per year ค่าประกันอุบัติเหตุ (ต่อปี) 110
12. Network service fee per year ค่าธรรมเนียมในการใช้บริการเครือข่าย (ต่อปี) 1,600
13. Registration document fee ค่าเอกสารการจดทะเบียน
       a) 1st semester of freshman only ภาคการศึกษาแรก (ครั้งแรก) 200
       b) Regular semester ภาคปกติ 20
       c) Summer semester ภาคฤดูร้อน 10
14. Outcome requirement test per test ค่าทดสอบระดับความรู้การจะศึกษาต่อ ณ มหาวิทยาลัยคู่สัญญา (ต่อครั้ง) 800
15. Graduation fee ค่าขึ้นทะเบียนปริญญาบัตรเมื่อสำเร็จการศึกษา 1,000
16. Official transcript fee ค่าใบรับรองผลการศึกษา 50
17. Late registration fee per day (Excluding holidays) ค่าปรับกรณีจดทะเบียนล่าช้า (ต่อวัน) 45
18. Student status maintenance fee per semester ค่ารักษาสภาพกรณีลาพักการศึกษา (ต่อภาค) 300
19. Student status maintenance fee in case of a suspension per semester ค่ารักษาสภาพกรณีลาพักการศึกษากรณีถูกพักการศึกษา (ต่อภาค) 1200

Example: Tuition and Fees Calculation

1st Semester

Items Cost (Baht)
 1. Tuition fee Y credits Y⨯ 5,500
 2. Preliminary student status registration fee (for freshman only)* 400
 3. Health service fee per semester 125
 4. Sport Fee per semester 200
 5. Sport facilities fee per semester 100
 6. Student activities fee per semester 200
 7. Library fee per year 2,000
 8. University support fee per semester (Thai nationality students) 450
 9. University development fee per semester 3,600
10. Insurance Policy for Accident fee per year 110
11. Network service fee per year 1,600
12. Registration document fee per semester** 200
Total*** (Y ⨯ 5,500)+8,985

* For freshmen only

** Registration document fees for other regular semesters are 20 Baht.

*** Total is not included the initial enrolment fee (20,000 Baht) and additional surcharge 9,550 Baht for an international student.

2st Semester

Item Cost (Baht)
 1. Tuition fee Y credits Y⨯ 5,500
 2. Health service fee per semester 125
 3. Sport Fee per semester 200
 4. Sport facilities fee per semester 100
 5. Student activities fee per semester 200
 6. University support fee per semester (Thai nationality students) 450
 7. University development fee per semester 3,600
 8. Registration document fee per semester 20
 Total* (Y ⨯ 5,500)+4,695

* Total is not included the additional surcharge 9,550 Baht for an international student.

Summer Semester

Item Cost (Baht)
 1. Tuition fee Y credits Y⨯ 5,500
 2. University support fee per semester (Thai nationality students) 225
 3. Registration document fee per semester 10
Total* (Y ⨯ 5,500)+235

* Total is not included the additional surcharge 4,775 Baht for an international student.

Sample Tuition and Fees (Thai Student) for the complete program

Program

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Total
S-1 S-2 Summer S-1 S-2 S-1 S-2 S-1
CDT 149,985 125,695 33,235 123,905 120,195 107,405 109,195 112,905 882,520
IDD 149,985 120,195 33,235 118,405 120,195 123,905 120,195 96,405 882,520

**Note that the fees are calculated based on typical program registration and not included extracurricular activities, materials and etc. International students are required to pay an additional surcharge 9,550 baht for a regular semester and 4,775 baht for a summer semester.

Also, although the tuition and fees published here is believed to be accurate, we reserve the right to make any adjustments and corrections that may result from human or system error.

 

Option 2: Study 2 years at TU and 2 years at DigiPen

The first two years is the same as stated in Option 1

For year 3rd and 4th year, DigiPen uses flat-rate fee structure based on the number of credit hours taken per term. In order for an undergraduate student to complete the degree program in the typical four years, he or she must take an average of 16–20 credits per semester.

No. of Credits U.S. Citizens and Residents Non-U.S. Residents
Fewer than 16 credits  US$875 per credit US$970 per credit
16–22 US$13,600 US$14,935
23 or more US$13,600 plus US$640 per additional credit US$14,935 plus $700 per additional credit

 

Note that this rate table is based on the fee for “2014-2015 Academic Year” and subject to change.

 

Note:

  1. The application fee is 500 baht (non-refundable) and is paid by new students only.
  2. The one-time enrollment fee is 20,000 baht (non-refundable) is due upon the announcement of acceptance.
  3. The student is responsible for registering, adding and dropping from classes that need to be taken each semester by the posted date. All late registration will cost 45 baht per day.
  4. The paper for the student-use printers and media used is not included as a part of the tuition.