THAI TRADITIONAL MEDICINE COLLEGE

THAI TRADITIONAL MEDICINE COLLEGE

Thai Traditional Medicine College

The That Traditional Medicine College at Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi (RMUTT) is a faculty of MUTT It provides two programs: Applied Thal Medicine Program and Beauty and Spa Program.

In 1999 Pathumthani Campus of Rajamangala Institute of Technology (RIT) collaborated with the Institute of Thal Traditional Medicine in the Department of Medicine of the Ministry of Public Health to jointly create a 3 year diploma program in Health Science (Applied Thai Medicine). This was the first time that the program had been offered at a government college.

In 2001 the Pathumthani Campus of RIT opened the Thai Traditional Medicine Clinic to provide medical care using Thai traditional medicine.

In 2004 the Science Program in Thai Traditional Medicine was developed as a bachelor’s degree (4 years, or 2 years for students who already hold a diploma).

On 25 December 2004 the council of Rajamangala announced the establishment of the Thai Traditional Medicine College.

Later, in 2006, the program was developed as the Thal Traditional Medicine Program and another new program was created the Science Program in Thal Beauty and Spa.

At present, the Thal Traditional Medicine College of RMUTT provides two programs, as follows:
       • Applied Traditional Thal Medicine Program
       • Science Program in Thai beauty and Spa

Careers after graduation

Graduates may pursue professional careers in applied Thai traditional medicine in both the public and private sectors upon graduation. Graduates may also work in hospital clinics, as a professor, entrepreneur, applied Thai traditional medicine researcher, health services officer in both the public and private sectors, healthcare and beauty product business owner, beauty and spa provider, health and beauty practitioner, consultant for health, beauty, and spa businesses, teacher in the government sector, or as educational personnel.