The Undergraduate Exchange Students Project 2016
Organized by the International Program Center (IPC)

                   The International Program Center (IPC) has been supported by Kasetsart University (KU) to organize the project of Undergraduate Exchange Students to study in the Faculty of Science in the first semester (August-December 2016). This project is funded by the International Capability Building for KU students in 2016 program and the Faculty of Science to facilitate this event. The participants consist of 7 students from Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia and 7 students from Nong Lam University, Vietnam.

The Orientation for Undergraduate Exchange Students

The Orientation for 14 undergraduate exchange students was organized during 10.00 – 12.00 a.m. in Room 401, Sukpracha Wachanont Building on Monday the 8 of August, 2016. Professor Dr. Supa  Hannongbua (on the left), Dean of the Faculty of Science, gave a warm welcome address to all students and Dr.Rika Raffiudin (on the right), Deputy Dean from the Department of Biology of Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia. There was the brief presentation introducing the Faculty of Science and discussion of academic and research collaboration among all participants
3 Associate Professor Dr. Vichien Kitpreechavanich (on the right), Head of the International Program Center (IPC) gave a hospitable welcome to all students and  participants at the orientation. Dr. Vichien discussed with Dr.Rika Raffiudin and the students how to study in the Faculty of Science, KU and the ways to strengthen international relationships among  partner universities.
Assistant Professor Dr. Chatchawan Jantasuriyarat (on the right), Head of the Undergraduate Exchange Students Project 2016 held a meeting about the courses and research projects available for the students to participate in. Moreover, he provided the schedule for activities in the project such as teaching periods, registration process, welcome party and Cultural Visit.

The Exchange Students Welcome Party

          The IPC organized a welcome party for all exchange students on Monday August 15, 2016 at the Food court of the faculty of Science, KU. The exchange students enjoyed the party with students and lecturers from the faculty of Science. There were shows performed by both students from Bogor Agricultural University and Nong Lam University. The party aimed to provide a cultural exchange and a chance for Research advisors to meet their research team members. Furthermore, participants shared their experiences in both academic and social aspects.