Why study at CMU ?

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        As the first provincial university to be established outside of the capital Bangkok, Chiang Mai University is one of Thailand’s most prestigious university steeped in academic excellence and history. The main campus itself it located below the foothills of one of the Chiang Mai’s most revered temples – Doi Suthep. Chiang Mai University is a fully comprehensive university with over 20 faculties, however is well-known for its academic excellence in the areas of medicine, nursing, agriculture and engineering. Chiang Mai University provides the perfect setting for international students to enhance their studies with lush greenery and picturesque backdrops of the surrounding hills. Over the past 12-month, the university has invested heavily into the infrastructure of the main campus, with running and cycling lanes set up campus-wide; new street lighting systems and traffic lights installed ensure safety throughout the day for students when using these lanes.

        For the summer 2019 program, Chiang Mai University Language Institute has selected some of the finest and well-known academics in social sciences, humanities, science and technology plus health sciences to deliver content rich lectures designed to enhance understanding on various multidisciplinary subjects. And finally, the staff at the Chiang Mai University Language Institute are gracious hosts who will make international guests feel welcomed and comfortable during their stay in Chiang Mai. They have a wealth of experience in dealing with students from a diverse background of cultures and will ensure that the students will leave the program feeling a sense of pride and achievement.

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5 reasons to study in Chiang Mai

About the program

         Language Institute Chiang Mai University has been successfully organising inbound programs for over 12 years and has a wealth of experience in enhancing the experience of international students through its portfolio of inbound student immersion programs. Journey into the Heart of Lanna is the pilot summer program from Chiang Mai University which encompasses many different multi-disciplinary subjects including: history, religion, agriculture, sustainability, ethnic minority group and economics and trade. Each specially delivered lecture aims to enhance students understanding about real-world issues from past to present and also future. These lectures delivered hand-in-hand with social experience will help mould students breadth and depth of understanding of current affair issues in Thailand.

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         There will also be time of students to enjoy the beauty of Thai culture during their stay in Chiang Mai. We have also included social activities with our Chiang Mai University students to places like the Elephant Nature Park as well as trekking the highest mountain peaks in Thailand at Doi Inthanon. The program components have been well designed to balance classroom learning and meaningful experience learning through the fieldtrips which accompany each lecture. Toward the end of the program, there will be the opportunity for program participants to reflect on their learning journeys with a workshop which will be facilitated by a member of Chiang Mai University teaching team. A certificate of participation will be given all program participants at the end of the program.

Program Components

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Student Integration
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Inclusive :

Roundtrip airport transfer between Chiang Mai International Airport and Accommodation
Lectures, Fieldtrips and Activities
Welcome and Farwell Meal
Lunch (Monday to Friday)
Certificate of Completion


Airfare to Chiang Mai
Travel/Medical Insurance

Tuition Fee
750 USD

Suggested Accommodation

Economy (Star Rating: 2*)

Accommodation Name : Usleep

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Accommodation Summary

        Whether you're a tourist or traveling on business, USleep Chiang Mai is a great choice for accommodation when visiting Chiang Mai. Only 6.7 km away, this 2-star hotel can be easily accessed from the airport. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city's must-see destinations.
        At USleep Chiang Mai, the excellent service and superior facilities make for an unforgettable stay. Top features of the hotel include free Wi-Fi in all rooms, convenience store, daily housekeeping, taxi service, 24-hour front desk.
        20 rooms spread over 2 floors provide a warm and pleasant home away from home. Modern comforts such as television LCD/plasma screen, towels, smoke detector, internet access – wireless (complimentary), non-smoking rooms can be found in selected rooms. Besides, the hotel's host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. Whatever your reason for visiting Chiang Mai, the USleep Chiang Mai is the perfect venue for an exhilarating and exciting break away.

Daily Accommodation Rate


Rate / day

Standard Twin Bed

900.00 THB

Superior Twin Bed

1,100.00 THB

Superior Double Bed

1,100.00 THB


        All 19 rooms offer free WiFi, fridges and LCD TVs with cable channels. Free bottled water, showers and free toiletries are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Room Amenities

- Free Wifi

- Air Conditioning

- Non-Smoking Hotel

- Concierge

- Accessible rooms

- Housekeeping

- Self-Serve Laundry


        Situated in Chiang Mai, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Ton Payom Market and Wat Umong. Wat Phra Singh and Chiang Mai Zoo are also within 3 miles (5 km).


Address:               52/4 Suthep Soi 4 (Wat U Mong), Suthep Road Amphoe Muang Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Telephone:           084 608 2275
Line ID:                @usleepchiangmai
Email:                   usleepchiangmai@gmail.com

Accommodation Name : Tuck Me IN

Accommodation Summary

        Tuck Me IN offers accommodation in Chiang Mai. Our rooms feature light wood furnishings with minimalism design, clean lines, natural tone and simple colour palettes which look warm and cosy. Located just beside Chiang Mai University; safe environment, plenty of food just across the street and wallet friendly cafés are around the area. Chiang Mai International Airport is only 6 km away and we do provide Airport shuttle for our guests. Nimman Haemin is 1.2 km from TUCK Me iN, while Kad Suan Kaew Shopping Centre is 1.9 km from the property. Private parking is available on site free of charge for our guests.

Daily Accommodation Rate


Rate / day

Twin Bed

900.00 THB

Double Bed

900.00 THB


900.00 THB

Loft Room

1,400.00 THB


1,550.00 THB


- Front desk (limited hours)

- Parking (limited spaces)

- Luggage storage

- Built in 2017

- Total number of rooms - 20

- Free self-parking

- Number of floors - 4

- Free WiFi

- Airport transport (surcharge)

- Lift


Address:               62 Moo.8, Suthep Road, Muang, Chiang Mai 50200

Telephone:           08 9990 9949
Line ID:                @tuckmein
Email:                   tuckmeinchiangmai@gmail.com

Economy Plus (Star Rating: 3*)

Accommodation Name : V-residence

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Accommodation Summary

        Situated in Huay Kaew, V Residence Chiang Mai is the perfect place to experience Chiang Mai and its surroundings. The hotel is not too far from the city center: just 1.0 kilometer away, and 10 minutes to reach the airport. This modern hotel is in the vicinity of popular city attractions such as Maya Lifestyle Shopping Center and Niemanhaemin Road.
        V Residence Chiang Mai also offers many facilities to enrich your stay. Guests of the hotel can enjoy on-site features like free Wi-Fi in all rooms, daily housekeeping, taxi service, ticket service, 24-hour security.
        70 rooms spread over 8 floors provide a warm and pleasant home away from home. Modern comforts such as closet, towels, mirror, additional bathroom, internet access – wireless can be found in selected rooms. Throughout the day you can enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the massage. Whatever your reason for visiting Chiang Mai, the V Residence Chiang Mai is the perfect venue for an exhilarating and exciting break away.

Daily Accommodation Rate


Rate / day

Twin Bed

990.00 THB

Double Bed

990.00 THB

Triple Room

1,390.00 THB

Loft Room

1,790.00 THB


Room Amenities

- Air Conditioning

- Fan

- Water Heater

- Furnished

- Cable TV

- Phone

- Internet/WIFI


Address:               10/10 Moo.2, Klanklong Road, Chang Puak, Muang, Huay Kaew, Chiang Mai

Telephone:           053 226 602
Email:                   reservation@vresidancechiangmai.com

Accommodation Name : Holiday Garden Hotel

Accommodation Summary

        A beautiful resort near downtown Chiang Mai, Holiday Garden Hotel & Resort offers budget accommodation in a beautiful resort setting. The hotel is within five minutes drive of both Doi Suthep and the Old City as well as a number of restaurants, bars and historical attractions along Huay Kaew Road.

        The hotel has two guest buildings: Tower Wing and Garden Wing, both offering well-appointed rooms surrounded by lush gardens. Facilities include a restaurant, lobby bar, coffee shop and massage service. Nearby attractions include Nimmanhaemin art street, Chiang Mai Zoo and Doi Suthep

Daily Accommodation Rate


Rate / day

Executive Superior Rooms

1,300.00 THB

Superior Garden Room

1,100.00 THB

Executive Deluxe Rooms

1,450.00 THB

Deluxe Garden Room

1,600.00 THB

Tower Suite Rooms

1,700.00 THB

2 Bedroom Tower Suite

3,000.00 THB

Suite Garden Room

2,400.00 THB


- Transfer: Hotel - Night Bazaar

- Transfer: Airport-Hotel

- Massage

- Room Service

- Lobby Bar

- Cable TV

- Hi - Speed Internet

- Wireless Internet


Address:               Holiday Garden Hotel and Resort, 16/16 Huay Kaew Road, Changpuak

Telephone:           053 211 333
Email:                   info@holidaygardenhotel.com

Economy Plus (Star Rating: 3* - 4*)

Accommodation Name : Floral Hotel Ayatana Chiang Mai

Accommodation Summary

Greeting from Floral Hotel Ayatana Chiang Mai

We are new branch of the Floral hotel chains. Our hotel are Lanna Contemporary hotel style of Chiang Mai. The Hotel have 5 Star rates from Agoda and have total 35 rooms with 4 rooms type such as;

Superior room (32 Sqm.): Double bed 10 rooms, Twin bed 16 rooms

Deluxe room (34 Sqm.): Double bed 1 rooms, Twin bed 3 rooms

Floral Junior Suite (48 Sqm.): Double bed 3 rooms

Floral Family Suite (72 Sqm.): 1 Double bed and 1 Twin bed total 2 large rooms

Daily Accommodation Rate


Rate / day


1,800.00 THB


2,300.00 THB

Flora Junior Suite

3,100.00 THB

Floral Family Suite

4,100.00 THB


- Free Wi-Fi

- Kid-friendly

- Free breakfast

- Hot tub

- Free parking

- Restaurant

- Outdoor pool Spa

- Fitness center

- Air-conditioned

- Bar

- Room service

- Smoke-free


Address:               99/9 Moo 14, Banmailangmo Soi 5, Suthep, Muang, Chiang Mai 50200

Telephone:           053 328 236
Email:                   florahotelayatana@gmail.com

Accommodation Name : Hotel Ibis Styles Chiang Mai

Accommodation Summary

        The Ibis Styles Chiang Mai provides value accommodation just 20 minutes from Chiang Mai International Airport and Chiang Mai Railway station. Apart from an International restaurant, it offers free WiFi in rooms and around the hotel.

         Conveniently situated at Phucome intersection, just 5 minutes by foot to Chiang Mai University and a short drive to town, Chiang Mai Zoo and popular art and entertainment district, the hotel is a popular choice for business and leisure travelers. Situated on the Mae Ping River basin, Chiang Mai is Thailand's second-largest city. Chiang Mai's streets are steeped in its rich history, with its architecture and famous landmarks reflecting the diverse past and fascinating traditions.


- Online check-in  

- WIFI/Internet Access  

- Private outdoor parking  

- Wheelchair access  

- 100% non-smoking hotel  

- Air conditioned  

- Airport shuttle  

- Reception open 24 hours a day  

- Porter


Address:               IBIS Styles Chiang Mai, 7/9 Moo 1, Klanklong Cholprathan Road, Changpuek, Muang, Chiang Mai 50300

Telephone:           053 908 888

Suan Sak Campus

        Chiang Mai University has a total of four campuses. The main university campus, known as Suan Sak campus, lies about five kilometres west of the city center. Set against the backdrop of Suthep mountain. The campus itself occupies a 725-acre which runs parallel to Suthep Road and Huay Kaew Road. The front of the campus, locally known as Na Mor has a night market with many café, food stalls and coffee shops catering for students. Behind the university campus, known as Lang Mor students again will find a variety of food stalls and shops. When dining, students will be assured that there are a variety of dining opportunities.

        An attractive feature of the main campus is the Ang Kaew Reservoir. Constructed to supply water for the university, it is also a recreational area for campus residents and the local community.

        With its natural beauty and lush greenery, many students can be found keeping fit by jogging around the university campus in the evening during the winter and spring months. The main athletic track only a few minutes’ walk from the Language Institute is also a popular place for students to gather and socialize.

Program Components

Health Centre
Sports Complex

Important Dates & How to apply

How to apply

1. Visit www.li.cmu.ac.th/lannajourney

2. Complete the online application form

Wait for response from staff




January-3 June 2019

Application Period

3 June 2019

Payment Due Date

30 June 2019


1 July 2019

Class Begins

12 July 2019

Class Ends & Certificate Presentation


Admissions Team

Ms. Orapan Panya

International Project Coordinator
+66 (0) 53 943 755

Ms. Kako Masaki

International Project Coordinator
Office +66 (0) 53 943 755

English Language Requirement

         LICMU welcomes applications from all international applicants, however due to the nature of lectures and the content of these classes, it is necessary for LICMU to set a minimum language proficiency for interested program participants. For non-native speakers of English, we do require a minimum of the following English language test scores to be submitted upon application (valid at least 2 years on submission of application).

  • IELTS (minimum of 5.0 across all bands)
  • TOEIC 600
  • TOEFL IBT 64


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