Peacebuilding Programs

The Department of Peace Studies is under the Faculty of Humanities and Communication Arts at Payap University, Thailand. Peace Studies Department in providing three academic programs specializing in both practical and theoretical peace studies: These include the following:

1) Four-year Ph.D. in Peacebuilding.
2) Two-year Ph.D. program in Peacebuilding.
3) One-year graduate certificate program.

Application Process

The peacebuilding programs accept applications at any time.  However, classes begin in August, and all application materials should be submitted by June 15 of each year in order to be considered for first-semester admission.
Applications and supporting references should be submitted online.
Please make arrangements for admission by emailing admissions_pyu@payap.ac.th and sending a copy to Dr. Le Ngoc Bich Ly (lgbl1981@gmail.com). Students needing faculty to submit letters to support scholarships, and other financial support should submit their materials earlier—please consult with us and the scholarship program. The International Ph.D. application form will begin the application process.

Below are the qualifications to be admitted into each of our programs.