Study Abroad in Khon Kaen
College Study Abroad
Explore Khon Kaen, Thailand
Khon Kaen sits in the heart of beautiful northeastern Thailand and is a city known for valuing its traditions while keeping pace with growth in commerce, industry, education, government, and transportation.
Study Tours & Cultural Excursions
Every CIEE semester program has frequent cultural excursions and a multi-day study tour uniquely designed to complement the program’s academics and enhance students’ cultural immersion. In Khon Kaen, past study tours and excursions have included:
- Three-day tourist excursions to scenic Chiang Mai
- Community visits to assess community health needs and build relationships
- Comparative study excursions to Laos, Vietnam, or another southeast Asian country
Where Students Study
CIEE Khon Kaen
Conveniently located on the campus at Khon Kaen University.
Khon Kaen University (KKU)
Founded in 1964, KKU has 19 faculties offering bachelor, master, doctorate, and professional degrees and hosts 44,000 students. CIEE students study at the Faculty of Public Health, which was established in 1978 as part of a government mission to extend higher education to rural areas.
Internships & Volunteering
Depending on their program of study and availability, students may be able to participate in an internship or volunteer.