On Friday, July 21, 2023, from 8:45 a.m. to 12:00 noon, the Division of Human Resources and Organization organized an activity “Presentation on PDCA topics” with the acting Vice President. (Associate Professor Dr. Warit Jawjit) Vice President overseeing Division of Human Resources and Organization participated in listening and giving suggestions to the topics of PDCA of the HRO team in order to prepare for the full PDCA submission that will arrive in September, which is the end of this fiscal year 2023, as well as having lunch together with the team.
Dr. Mongkol Thirananon, Acting Assistant to the President of Walailak University along with 5 representatives from the human resources and organization department representing the celebration of His Majesty the King on the occasion of His Majesty the King’s birthday anniversary On Friday, July 28, 2023, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM, at Tha Sala District Auditorium, Tha Sala District, Nakhon Si Thammarat Province. There were participants and distinguished guests from heads of government agencies / state enterprises / local government organizations / private sector and the public sector. Placing Phan Phum Thong – Phum Ngoen, respectively, with the Tha Sala District Chief presiding over the ceremony.
Tha Sala District Chief led the participants to light candles to give blessings and the ceremony was finished.
Walailak University organized a ceremony in celebration of Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn Walailak’s birthday anniversary on 4 July 2023.
Professor Dr. Sombat Thamrongthanyawong, President of Walailak University, presided over the ceremony, which was attended by university executives, representatives from government and private sectors, students, and the public.
The ceremony was held to express deep gratitude and reverence for Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn’s benevolence and dedication to the well-being of the people and the nation.
HRO staff members also attended the ceremony and placed the silver and gold bouquet in front of Her Royal Highness’s portrait to show loyalty for her birthday anniversary.
Walailak University has been ranked 501+ among 605 universities across 78 territories worldwide by Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2023. This achievement places Walailak University in joint 3rd in Thailand. The results were released on 3 July 2023 at 16:00 Thailand local time.
The Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings uses the same 13 indicators as THE World University Rankings, but the weightings have been adjusted to align with the missions of young universities, which are 50 years old or younger, with less weight on reputation.
Among the five assessed areas – teaching (30%), research (30%), citations (30%), international outlook (7.5%), and industry income (2.5%); Walailak University received its highest score in industry income, with a score of 37.2, followed by international outlook (36), teaching (23.3), research (15.4), and citations (14.5).
According to the THE Young University Rankings 2023, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore tops the chart. The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology came in second place, followed by Paris Sciences et Lettres – PSL Research University Paris in France in third place. Mae Fah Luang University has been ranked No. 1 in Thailand and is placed at 301-350 in the world.
Previously, Walailak University was assessed against the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and achieved a ranking of 401-600 among 1,591 participating universities worldwide by THE Impact Rankings 2023. The university was placed at 601+ in Asia by THE Asia University Rankings 2023. Walailak University has been recognized as a world-class university by THE World University Rankings 2023 and ranked at 1501+ among 1,799 universities ranked globally. Additionally, QS Asia University Rankings 2023 placed Walailak University at 551-600 in Asia.