The government scholarship spreading over Thailand as One District One Scholarship (ODOS) in order to hand a chance of international education to the outstanding student from poor families to study abroad (in Non Anglo-Saxon countries) with the aim of broadening opportunities for local development.

One District One Scholarship (ODOS)

Program description

The government scholarship spreading over Thailand as One District One Scholarship (ODOS) in order to hand a chance of international education to the outstanding student from poor families to study abroad (in Non Anglo-Saxon countries) with the aim of broadening opportunities for local development.

Type of Grant

Full scholarship/partial scholarship

Value/Benefits 

Three-month language preparation and cultural orientation course will be provided before departure. The OCSC and the Thai Ministry of Foreign Affairs will choose the institution in oversea for the recipients. The full scholarship recipients will be subsidized by Thai Government for the whole program while the partial scholarship recipients will be afforded for the language and cultural courses before leaving for study.

Duration

The length varies upon the program of study

Grant funded by

Thai government

 

                                                                             


Eligibility Criteria

For Thai nationals under the age of 25. 

Subject Area

Agriculture; Industry; Creativity; Management and Commerce

Remark

Applicants taking up the grants must serve at government agencies not yet specified to repay the scholarship.

Additional Criteria

Applicants should have a minimum grade point average of (GPA) 3.0 for the last five semesters of their secondary school. Their families’ income needs to be less than 150,000 baht annually.

Application process

Application form can be asked from the Primary Educational Service Area Office or downloaded from www.bic.moe.go.th or www.odos.moe.go.th

The applicants can submit their application at the Primary Educational Service Area Office. The test date will take place the same day for all over the country.

Contact details

Email : odos@bic.moe.go.th

Bureau of International Cooperation, Ministry of Education

Ratchadamnoen Nok Avenue, Dusit, Bangkok, Thailand 10300  

Tel: +66 2 628 56 46 Ext. 110-112  Fax: 66 2281 0953