On 18 November 2020, the President of Mae Fah Luang University, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chayaporn Wattanasiri and the Vice President of Mae Fah Luang University, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nantana Gajaseni paid a courtery visit to the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Bhutan to Thailand, H.E. Mr. Tshewang Chophel Dorji at the Royal Bhutanese Embassy in Bangkok.
The purpose of this visit was to discuss further academic cooperation between MFU and Bhutan. MFU agreed to provide scholarships for Master’s degree programme for Bhutanese students with intentions to enhance academic and research excellence especially in the field of health science, agro-industry, integrative medicine and cosmetic science. Moreover, MFU and the Royal Bhutanese Embassy will promote the student and academic exchange to establish better understanding and deeper partnership between the two countries.