NAME
PASSWORD
 
     
Click Here to E - Newsletter  
 
 
 
 


 
 
 
 
Master of Engineering Program in Logistics and Supply Chain Systems Engineering
(International Program)

 
Curriculum Title
    Master of Engineering in Logistics and Supply Chain Systems Engineering (LSCSE) (International Program)

 
Degree Title
    Master of Engineering (Logistics and Supply Chain Systems Engineering)
 
Applicant’s Qualifications
  1. The applicant must hold a bachelor’s degree in engineering, science, or a related field that is accepted by the SIIT Academic Committee.
  2. The applicant must have a top 20% class rank for his/her bachelor’s degree, or a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75, or a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 with sufficient relevant research or work experience as specified by the SIIT Academic Committee.
  3. The applicant must submit an official score of one of the following English language tests:
    • TOEFL score of not less than 400 (paper-based) or 97 (computer-based), or 32 (internet-based)
    • IELTS score of not less than 4.5
    • TU-GET score of not less than 400

    The score must not be older than two years from the date on which it was issued, to the date of the application for admission to the program.

    In the case of no English score or a score less than the above requirements, the applicant may be admitted with conditions that he/she must take SIIT English remedial courses and/or SIIT English proficient tests, and meet the requirement set by the institute.

 
Admission Requirements
  1. Two letters of recommendation.
  2. The applicant must pass a selection process which may include an interview conducted by an SIIT Committee consisting of at least 3 faculty members.
  3. Admission to the program requires approval by the SIIT Academic Committee.
Remark: Students who have inadequate knowledge in some areas may be required to take additional courses in those areas.

 
Academic System
1.  All courses are conducted in English. An academic year is divided into two semesters. Each semester consists of 15 weeks. Courses may be offered for a summer semester of at least eight weeks duration. The total number of lecture hours required for the summer semester is the same as that for the regular semester. Enrollment for summer courses is optional.

2.  Curriculum
  2.1  Study Plan A
This syllabus consists of prescribed coursework (24 credits) and thesis (15 credits). A total of 39 credits is required for completion of the program.

  2.2  Study Plan B
This syllabus focuses on coursework (not less than 33 credits). Independent study (not less than 6 credits) and comprehensive examination are required for completion of the program.

3.  Thesis (Study Plan A)
  3.1  A student can register for thesis credit(s) after he or she has studied for at least 1 regular semester or has gained 12 credits with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00.

  3.2  Thesis Committee

The Thesis Committee consists of at least three members:

One principal advisor, faculty members of SIIT or Thammasat University, and at least one member who is not affiliated with Thammasat University and serves as an external committee member.
  • The principal advisor must be an SIIT faculty member with a doctoral degree or equivalent or an academic rank of at least associate professor in the program or a related program.
  • The external committee member must be an expert outside Thammasat University with a doctoral degree and holding an academic rank of at least assistant professor or equivalent, or without a doctoral degree but holding an academic rank of at least associate professor or equivalent. The specialization of the external committee member must be in a field related to the thesis.
  • A co-advisor (if any) must be a faculty member of SIIT or Thammasat University, or an expert outside Thammasat University with a doctoral degree or equivalent, or with an academic rank of at least associate professor in the program or a related program.
  • The number of the committee members who are not the thesis advisor or co-advisor must not be less than the number of committee members who are the thesis advisor and co-advisor. The number of Thesis Committee members who are faculty members of SIIT or Thammasat University should not be less than that of the Thesis Committee members from outside.
  3.3  Thesis Final Defense Committee
The Thesis Final Defense Committee consists of the same members as the Thesis Committee. However, the defense must be chaired by a thesis committee member who is not the advisor or co-advisor.
 
4.  Independent Study (Study Plan B)
  4.1  A student can register for independent study after he or she has gained at least 18 credits with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00.
 
  4.2  A student can take the final examination of an independent study only after he or she obtained “P” (Pass) for his or her comprehensive examination and satisfied English proficiency requirements.
 
  4.3  Independent Study Examination
    4.3.1 SIIT shall appoint a project advisor and, if required, a project co-advisor to advise the student on the independent study
    4.3.2 SIIT shall appoint a project committee of at least 3 persons consisting of the project advisor, project co-advisor (if needed), faculty member(s) of SIIT, and an external member if necessary.
 
  4.4  Comprehensive Examination
    4.4.1 A comprehensive examination can be taken if the student has gained 24 credits with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00.
    4.4.2 A student must pass the comprehensive examination within a maximum of three times. If the student cannot pass the comprehensive examination, the status of the student will be terminated. Results of all comprehensive examinations will be recorded in the student’s academic record.
 
 
Period of Study
    The minimum period of study to complete the program is 2 academic years and the maximum is 5 academic years.
 
Registration
    The student must enroll in courses and/or register for a thesis totalling at least 6 credits but not more than 15 credits per semester for a regular semester and not more than six credits for a summer semester.
 
Academic Performance Evaluation and Graduation
1.  Evaluation of Academic Performance
  1.1  A credit will be earned only if the grade is “S” or not lower than grade “C”. Grade “D” or “F” will be included in the calculation of the grade point average of each semester and for the cumulative grade point average.

  1.2 Any student, who gets grade “U”,“D”, or “F” in a compulsory course, can re-enroll in that course only one more time. His or her student status will be terminated if he or she still fails to obtain grade “S” or at least “C” for the course in the second enrollment.

  1.3 Thesis assessment and independent study assessment are graded as follows:
  • S (Satisfactory)
  • U (Unsatisfactory).


  • Students must receive grade “S” for their theses/independent studies.

      1.4 Additional course assessment and English proficiency requirements are graded as follows:
  • P (Pass)
  • N (Not Pass)


  • 2.  Graduation Requirements
      2.1  Graduation requirements (Study Plan A)

    Students must meet the following minimum requirements:

        2.1.1 Twenty-four credits of courses required by the curriculum with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00. In addition, the grade of each of these courses must be at least “C.”
        2.1.2 Fifteen credits of thesis work with grade “S” and passing a thesis defense.
        2.1.3 Approval of the thesis by the thesis committee.
        2.1.4 At least one paper on thesis findings has been accepted for publication in an international journal, or a national journal approved by the Academic Review and Rank Assessment Committee of SIIT, or at least one paper has been accepted for publication in international conference proceedings.

    Please see list of journals approved by SIIT Academic Review Committee

    Please see the guideline for classifying international and national journals

    (This guideline will be effective on June 1, 2014. During transition period, it is acceptable for those who have already submitted the publication before June 1, 2014 to use the current guideline which was previously approved by the Academic Review Committee (based on the submission date).)

        2.1.5 Having satisfied one of the following English proficiency requirements:
  • A TOEFL score of not less than 550 (paper-based) or 213 (computer-based), or 79 (internet-based)
  • An IELTS score of not less than 6.0
  • A TU-GET score of not less than 550
  •  
      2.2  Graduation requirements (Study Plan B)

    Students must meet the following minimum requirements:

        2.2.1 Thirty-three credits of courses required by the curriculum with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00. In addition, the grade of each of these courses must be at least “C.”
        2.2.2 Having obtained “S” in his or her independent study for six credits and passing the comprehensive examination.
        2.2.3 At least one paper on the finding of the independent study has been submitted to SIIT for consideration for publication in journal or conference proceedings.
        2.2.4 Having satisfied one of the following English proficiency requirements:
  • A TOEFL score of not less than 550 (paper-based) or 213 (computer-based), or 79 (internet-based)
  • An IELTS score of not less than 6.0
  • A TU-GET score of not less than 550

  • Students must satisfied one of the above English proficiency requirements before the final independent study examination.
     
    Transferred Credits
      A maximum of nine credits of courses with grades B or better can be transferred.
    Curriculum and Course Descriptions
     
    Application Procedures and Application Form
     
     
      SIIT Thesis Template (Download)
     
     
     
    "siit.tu.ac.th" is the only official website of Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology (SIIT), Thammasat University.
      NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENT | REGISTRATION DIVISION | CORPORATE RELATIONS DIVISION | SIIT PUBLICATIONS | STUDENT AFFAIRS DIVISION | CONTACT | SITEMAP
     
      This site is best viewed with Internet Explorer.
      If you cannot view the page correctly, please click here to download Flash Player
      Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology, Thammasat University - Rangsit Campus
    P.O.Box 22, Pathum Thani 12121, Thailand. Tel. +66 (0) 2986 9009, 2986 9101, Fax. +66(0) 2986 9112-3