Frequently Asked Questions

There are three simple ways to apply:
  1. Complete the online application available at our website
  2. Download a printable application from the web site and submit the completed application by email or fax as instructed on the application
  3. Request an application form by email at elp@ait.asia
To ensure a rich learning experience, admission to our programs is selective and based on professional achievement and organizational responsibility. Hence, most programs require participants to have a university degree, relevant work experience, and a good command of English language.
For most programs, the Admissions Committee begins reviewing applications one month prior to the program start date. Once the review process has begun, applicants are notified via email regarding Admissions Committee decisions within three weeks.
To check the status of a current application, please contact us by email at: aitelp@ait.ac.th, phone: +66 2524 5542
Citizens from Visa Waiver countries can receive two weeks on arrival Visa. Other foreign citizens will need a nonimmigrant visa to enter Thailand. AIT Extension’s administration department can guide participants accordingly (case by case) for the necessary Visa process. Normally, an Invitation Letter and a Letter of Acceptance from AIT Extension can serve as the documents to require a Thai Visa. For more information about visa and passport requirements, you may also visit the website of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of Thailand.
The program fee includes tuition; course materials; field trips; airport transfers and minor medical insurance. Food, accommodation and incidentals, such as dry cleaning, entertainment, phone bills are not included in the program fee.
Payment is due 30 days prior to the start of the Program.
Payment can be made by check, international bank draft or by electronic bank wire transfer. Please forward your organization’s check, payable to Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), along with your invoice. Information regarding the payment detail is hereunder:
Asian Institute of Technology
Current Account No: 359-3-00001-2
Siam Commercial Bank Co., Ltd., AIT Sub-Branch, AIT Campus
P.O. Box 4, Klong Luang
Pathum Thani 12120, Thailand
(SWIFT CODE: SICOTHBK)
Cancellations or deferrals must be submitted in writing more than 30 days before the program start date to receive a full refund. Cancellations or deferrals received on later dates are subject to a cancellation fee of equivalent to 15% of the training fee.
Financial assistance is not available for any of the programs.
Participants live on campus in AIT Conference Center Hotel (AITCC). At AITCC, there are more than 100 guest rooms (suites, superior and standard rooms) together with a selection of dining and other eating or drinking venues. To enhance learning and stimulate collaboration, these facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art multimedia equipment.
Individual bedrooms include a private bath and standard amenities, as well as, 24 hr free high-speed Internet access. In addition, wireless Internet is available at most of the AITCC facilities.
Tentative room rates at AITCC are:
Main Wing Single Room – USD 37 / night (without breakfast)
Double Room – USD 42 / night (without breakfast)
New Wing Single Room – USD 52 / night (without breakfast)
Double Room – USD 58 / night (without breakfast)


Note: Additional USD 5 will be added to the above room rates if breakfast to be included
For information on campus dining, fitness, and other facilities, please visit the accommodations page at:http://aitcc.ait.ac.th/index.html
Business casual attire is requested for classes and meals in the AITCC dining facility during your program. Since dress codes and terminology vary widely amongst organizations and countries, here are a few examples of what is considered business casual attire:
  • Open-necked, collared shirts or blouses
  • Khakis or other pressed pants
  • Leather or casual walking shoes
All training programs are residential, and participants are expected to live on AIT campus.
Accommodations are not available on campus for early arrival, late departure, or family members. You may reserve a room at one of several hotels close to the AIT campus. AIT Extension staff can be contacted for assistance.
This is Not about Text Books and Lectures
If you are having a hard time imagining yourself in a classroom again, keep in mind that the AIT Leadership Program is designed with busy leaders in mind. It is an engaging, interactive experience that draws on the vast perspectives that you and your classmates will bring to the program. Our real-world Case-Method of Learning is not about textbooks and lectures – it’s about learning by doing. Using case studies you’ll put yourself in the role of decision-maker and take on real challenges faced by real companies to gain practical hands-on experience. You’ll come away with new knowledge and ideas that are directly applicable to your business and that will have immediate impact.
Accommodations are not available on campus for early arrival, late departure, or family members. You may reserve a room at one of several hotels close to the AIT campus. AIT Extension staff can be contacted for assistance.
Accommodations are not available on campus for early arrival, late departure, or family members. You may reserve a room at one of several hotels close to the AIT campus. AIT Extension staff can be contacted for assistance.