Plan A & Plan B Program

The MSF Program requires 36 credit hours to complete. In addition to the core course requirements, students may select from either of 2 research project options :

PLAN A – THESIS OPTION

This plan is only available in Full-Time Program. Students with less than 1 year work experience are required to enroll in this plan. The study plan consists of 24 credits of courseworks and a thesis research project (a total of 12 credit hours over two terms).

PLAN B – SPECIAL PROJECT OPTION

This plan is available in both Full-Time and Flexible Programs. Students must have at least 1 year of work experience to be eligible for this plan. The plan consists of 30 credits of coursework, a research project (totaling 6 credit hours over 2 terms) and a comprehensive exam (in the term following the completion of coursework and the research project).

Plan A Plan B
Total Credits 36 36
Couresework 24 30
    – Core 16 16
    – Elective 8 14
Thesis 12
Special Project 6
Comprehensive Exam No Yes

FULL-TIME PROGRAM

Study on Monday – Friday (9.00 – 16.00)
and (depending on the availability of individual lecturers)
on Saturday – Sunday (9.00 – 17.00)

FLEXIBLE PROGRAM

Study on Saturday – Sunday (9.00 – 17.00)
and (depending on the availability of individual lecturers)
on Monday – Friday (18.00 – 21.00)

The class schedule of each course will be announced on the MSF Program’s website (http://msfin.acc.chula.ac.th/) and in front of the classroom. The class schedule is subject to change due to the needs of both instructor and students. Please always check the class schedule.