Application for Admission to Bachelor of Science Programme in Actuarial Science (International Programme) and Bachelor of Science Programme in Industrial Mathematics and Data Science (International Programme) Early Direct Admission by Faculty of Science, Mahidol University Academic Year 2022

Application for Admission to Bachelor of Science Programme in  Actuarial Science (International Programme) and Bachelor of Science Programme in Industrial Mathematics and Data Science (International Programme), Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Academic Year 2021

The Faculty of Science, Mahidol University is accepting applications for enrollment and will hold an entrance examination to select students to be enrolled in the Bachelor of Science Programme in Actuarial Science (International Programme) and Bachelor of Science Programme in Industrial Mathematics and Data Science (International Programme). For the academic year 2022, the number of seats for each programme under the early direct admission is limited to 20 as described below.

ActivitiesSchedule
Application PeriodSeptember 9 – November 9, 2021
Announcement of eligible applicantsNovember 16, 2021
Interview (in English)November 24, 2021
Announcement of accepted applicantsDecember 3, 2021
Enrollment confirmation in TCAS System at https://www.mytcas.com/ (Thai Nationality Only)February 7-8, 2022
  1. Application Period

The application-filing period for the early direct admission by faculty of Science, Mahidol University, academic year 2022 opens September 9, 2021, and closes November 9, 2021. The online application is available at http://mathematics.sc.mahidol.ac.th/.

  1. Application Details

2.1 Applicants must meet the following requirements.

            2.1.1 The applicant must earn a 12-year secondary education diploma (or equivalent) approved by the Ministry of Education of Thailand, by the time of enrollment into the Programme

Certificate Equivalent to 12-year secondary education diploma

a) An applicant who submits IGCSE must have GCE “AS” level or GCE “A” level with at least 3 different subjects and a minimum grade of C in each subject.

b) An applicant who submits GED must pass 4 subjects with a minimum of 145 points in each subject.

c) An applicant who submits an IB Diploma must pass 6 subjects with a total score of no less than 24 points, or an IB Diploma Course Results (IBCR) must pass 5 different subjects with no lower than Grade 3 in each subject.

            2.1.2 The applicant must not have a contagious disease or serious illness or unsound mind which would be detrimental to his/her study.

            2.1.3 The applicant must be hard-working, well-behaved with good manners.

            2.1.4 It is the discretion of the Programme Committee to make the final decision in cases where the above conditions are not met.

            2.1.5 The applicant’s name must not already be listed in other universities or institutions in Thailand as an accepted applicant for the said course. Should the University discover at a later date that the applicant’s name is already registered with other universities or institutions, the applicant will be immediately disqualified from enrolment in accordance with the Academic Regulations.

2.2 Application Instructions

            2.2.1 Prepare the following application documents. All required documents must be scanned in electronic format (.jpg or .pdf with size less than 2MB) and uploaded before the application deadline.

  1. Two one-inch photographs in school uniform or formal dress.
  2. Official academic transcript:

An applicant currently completing his/her study in secondary education will need to submit/upload an interim transcript of his/her courses/results so far. The applicant will later need to submit the final official transcript by the time of enrollment into the Programme.

An applicant completed and graduated from his/her study in secondary education will need to submit/upload the final official transcript.

  1. A personal statement giving plans of study and career (approximately 100 to 150 words).
  2. A recommendation letter from a teacher or advisor.
  3. A photocopy of the student identification card or passport.
  4. A photocopy of the student’s house registration. (if an applicant resides in Thailand)
  5. Test score (if any):
    • Actuarial Science Programme: 500 TOEFL (PBT) or 173 (CBT) or 61 (IBT), 6.0 IELTS within 2 years of the application date.
    • Industrial Mathematics and Data Science Programme: 6.0 IELTS, MU-TEST ≥ 45, SAT 400 within 2 years of the application date.
  6. Evidence of application fee in 2.3, i.e. payment slip from the bank.
  7. An academic portfolio (if any).

          2.2.2 Submit the application and application documents online at

http://mathematics.sc.mahidol.ac.th/.

           2.2.3  After submitting an online application, an applicant who wishes to make an amendment must contact Khun Natthawooth Siangdee, the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, 272 Rama VI, Ratchathewi, Bangkok by email, pakin.sia@mahidol.edu, or telephone on 0 2201 5340, 06 4692 1716 or 08 3525 1707 (please contact during office hours 8.30am-4.30pm on working days).

2.3 Application fees

An application fee of 1,000 baht for each applicant is to be paid by transferring the fee into the bank account named “ACTUARIAL SCIENCE”, account number 026-4-46748-4, the Siam Commercial Bank, Ramathibodi Branch, with the evidence of the transfer included in the application package as described in the application deadline.

  1. Announcement of Students Eligible for Interview

November 16, 2021, at https://mathematics.sc.mahidol.ac.th/

  1. Interview

November 24, 2021, details to be given at http://mathematics.sc.mahidol.ac.th/

  1. Announcement of Accepted Students

December 3, 2021, details to be given at http://mathematics.sc.mahidol.ac.th/

  1. Confirmation Period

December 3-4, 2021, details to be given at http://mathematics.sc.mahidol.ac.th/

     Applicants who have received the offer of enrollment into the Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science (International Programme) and the Bachelor of Science in Industrial Mathematics and Data Science (International Programme) must confirm their intention to enroll into the said Programme by reporting through TCAS system https://www.mytcas.com/ between February 7-8, 2022.

 7. Calendar

Activities

Date

Application period

September 9 – November 9, 2021

Announcement of eligible applicants

November 16, 2021

Interview (in English)

November 24, 2021

Announcement of accepted applicants

December 3, 2021          

Enrollment confirmation in TCAS System at https://www.mytcas.com/ (Thai Nationality Only)

February 7-8, 2022          

Enrollment declination in TCAS System at
https://www.mytcas.com/ (Thai Nationality Only)

February 9, 2022          

 8. English Competence Standards for Undergraduate Students of Mahidol University

          Undergraduate students must pass the criteria set for the English competency prior to their graduation. This is considered one of the requirements for the approval of an undergraduate degree as stated in Mahidol University Regulations on Diploma and Undergraduate Studies (Issue 5) B.E. 2559 (2016) announced on May 30, 2016, and Mahidol University Announcement on English Competence Standards for Undergraduate Students of Mahidol University B.E. 2563 (2020) announced on September 24, 2020, and a second announcement, announced on December 25, 2020.

 9. Further Information

          Please call the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University at
0 2201 5340 , 06 4692 1716 , 08 3525 1707 (please contact during office hours 8.30am-4.30pm on working days). or send email to pakin.sia@mahidol.edu .