Master Program in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (International Program)
Master of Science (Data Science and Artificial Intelligence)
M.Sc. (Data Science and Artificial Intelligence)
Major Subjects (if any) None
Plan A1 Research only
Plan A2 Research-based with coursework
Plan B Independent study and coursework
Program Type Master Program Graduate within 12-18 months following the European model of Walailak University
Language of Instruction English
Admission Both Thai and non-Thai students
Degree Conferment One degree, Master of Science (Data Science and Artificial Intelligence)
Expected year that the program be published by the Commission of Higher
Education Semester 2/Academic Year 2020
Possible careers for the graduates
Data Scientist, Researchers, Lecturers and experts in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence or a related field, Entrepreneurs.
Holding a Bachelor Degree in Science or equivalent in related programs
Having GPA of at least 3.25 from the maximum of 4.00 (or lower plus adequate research experience)
Good reading, writing and communication skills in English.
To obtain the M.Sc. in Science Degree, TOEFL 450 or equivalent has to be passed during the study period.
List of the potential advisors and their expertise
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Mullica Jaroensutasinee
Biological Statistical Analysis, Population Genetics,
Asst.Prof.Dr. Jariya Sakayaroj
Marine Mycology, Molecular Fungal Systematics
Asst.Prof.Dr. Phitchayapak Wintachai
Molecular Virology, Antimicrobial Drug Discovery,
Asst.Prof.Dr. Udomsak Darumas
Taxonomy and Ecology of Mudskipper, Marine Ecology, Diving
Dr. Pimchanok Pimton
Embryonic Stem Cell Differentiation
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Krisanadej Jaroensutasinee*
Coral Sensor Network, Machine Learning, AI, IoT,
Smart Agriculture, Drone Mapping, Big Data Analytics
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Chitnarong Sirisathitkul*
Magnetic Materials, Composites and Nanostructures
Dr. Chairote Yaiprasert
Meteorology and Oceanography
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Sanae Rujivan*
Mathematical Finance. Stochastic Modeling,
Asst.Prof.Dr. Janyarak Tongsomporn
Number Theory, Classical Analysis
Asst.Prof.Dr. Wanida Limmun
Regression Analysis, Mixture Experimental Design
Asst.Prof.Dr. Kittipong Laipaporn
Central Limit Theorem
Asst.Prof.Dr. Prathomjit Khachorncharoenkul
Place of instruction Main campus of Walailak University
Tuition Fee approximately 7,000 USD (210,000 THB) each year for Thai students and 9,500 USD (285,000 THB) each year for the international students.
The student must satisfy all the graduation requirements specified in the Regulation of Walailak University on Graduate Study B.E. 2563.
One paper at international standard should be published.
Program of Study
Type A1: Research only (Total 39 credits)
Type A2: Research and Coursework (Total 39 credits)
Type B: Independent study and coursework (Total 39 credits)
The master program in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (DS&AI) at School of Science, Walailak University (WU) is supported by Erasmus+CBHE. The master program has been designed in partnership with the ERASMUS+ DS&AI consortium, a group of 14 European and Asian universities and companies with the mission of bringing European-standard advanced education to Asia. The project strengthens European cooperation in transdisciplinary education and internationalization, which will bring the strong scientific knowledge in DS&AI to the higher education systems.