Asia | Webster University Thailand

Presence in China and South-East Asia

Cha-Am / Hua Hin and Bangkok, Thailand

ThailandWebster University Thailand is located in the capital city, Bangkok, as well as the seaside town of Cha-Am, close to the royal town of Hua Hin. Thailand is an exciting hub of ASEAN, with a rich and fascinating culture that is still very much in evidence throughout the country today. Bangkok is a sophisticated hub where traditionalism and modernism, international business and lifestyle converge, to create a vibrant metropolis.

Webster University Thailand is built on academic excellence and prides itself on providing a student-friendly learning environment. The Bangkok Academic Center campus offers  state-of-the-art facilities in the upmarket Sathorn business district of the city, surrounded by restaurants, shops and entertainment, as well as fitness facilities; all the accoutrements to a dynamic city life. The emphasis is on creating a close-knit community, with activities to bring students together. Lecture spaces are designed for an interactive and engaging learning experience.

The Cha-Am / Hua Hin campus promises a relaxed environment for learning, by the Gulf of Thailand, and a couple of hours’ drive from Bangkok. Comprehensive on-campus facilities include fitness equipment, communal spaces and a café, as well as computer and media labs. The focus is on not just academic studies but personal development too, with the aim of supporting students to become well-rounded individuals and global citizens with an international perspective.

Both at the Bangkok campus and the Cha-Am/Hua Hin campus, Webster University Thailand has a reputation for its welcoming environment.  Creating a positive atmosphere for students arriving from all over the world, Webster University Thailand engages students whilst enabling them to explore an incredible destination in Southeast Asia. 

Beijing, Shanghai and Chengdu, China

ChinaWebster University has had a presence in the People’s Republic of China for over 20 years and currently the University has student programs in Beijing, Shanghai and Chengdu.  Shanghai is China’s biggest city, located on the western coast, and is renowned as a global financial and business hub. The sophisticated city boasts a stunning waterfront promenade. Chengdu is a city renowned for its cuisine, situated in the Sichuan province of China, in the south west. It is renowned for its conservation work with endangered pandas.

Webster University is recognized by the Beijing Ministry of Education and was the first further education establishment of its kind to achieve this recognition for its Joint MBA program. Webster University runs the course together with the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. In Chengdu, Webster University cooperates with the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, with the authority of the Ministry of Education.

As well as the unique experience of living in China, students are able to benefit from world-class teaching in an international environment. For undergraduate and MBA students, Webster University arranges Chinese language course during the semester time. These are taught through affiliation with the Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU). The course teaches basic Chinese and also Chinese culture, so students feel better oriented during their time in China. BLCU also offers students an MA degree course in International Economics and Trade which is taught in English.

The Webster Semester in China program also enables students to spend time in Beijing, at BLCU, exploring Chinese culture and learning about international affairs as well as trade. There are also courses available at BLCU for those students who are proficient in Mandarin. 

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