School of Sinology

The School aims to produce graduates well-rounded in China-related affairs, including administrative, political, economic, social, and foreign relations issues, with profound knowledge of the Chinese way of thinking and high proficiency in Chinese.

List of All Study Programmes

  • Bachelor’s Degree
    • Business Chinese
    • Chinese Language and Culture
    • Chinese Studies
    • Teaching Chinese Language


Asst. Prof. Dr.Phasuk Boontham

Asst. Prof. Dr.Phasuk Boontham


Tel: +66 (0) 5391 6690


  • Ph.D.   Language Studies, University of Canberra, Canada
  • M.A.    Applied Linguistics, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand
  • B.A.     Education, Chiang Mai University, Thailand    

  • Language Teaching, Learning, Cross-cultural Communication 

Phasuk Boontham. (2018). Learning Styles of Thai Students in Chinese Host Culture. The 7th PSU Education Conference "Higher Education for All: Surviving in Times of Change" Conference Proceedings.270-278. During 13-14 December, 2018.  Prince of Songkla University, Songkla, Thailand. 

Phasuk Boontham. (2017). Using FACEBOOK to Develop Thai Students’ English Skills. Asia Pacific Journal of Contemporary Education and Communication Technology (APJCECT). Volume: 3, Issue: 1, pp. 132-137.  
Phasuk Boontham. (2015). The Influence of Cultural Differences on Chinese Student’s Communication in the Host Culture Context. The Fourth Chinese-Thai Strategic Research Seminar Proceedings. 508-516. In the ‘Building a China –ASEAN Community of Common Destiny in the 21st Century Conference, during 25-30 July 2015. Xiamen, China

Phasuk Boontham. (2015). Developing Thai Student’s Analytical Thinking and English Presentation Skills Through Mind-mapping Technique. Academic IAFOR 2015 Conference Proceedings. 77-86. In the ‘The Asian Conference on Education &  International Development Conference, during 29 March -2 April, 2015. Osaka,  Japan. Journal of Academic Librarianship Volume 3 (Number1 (37-44). 

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School of Sinology

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333 Moo1, Thasud, Muang, Chiang Rai 57100
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