Inception Meeting of the ‘Climate Resilient Infrastructure for Social Transformation and Adaptation (CRISTA)’ in Neelakantha Municipality, Nepal

The Inception Meeting of ‘Climate Resilient Infrastructure for Social Transformation and Adaptation (CRISTA)’ was conducted in Neelkantha Municipality, Nepal in hybrid mode. The meeting has officially endorsed the collaboration between the Asian Institute of Technology and Neelkantha Municipality for effective implementation of innovative concept envisioned by the DPMM, AIT team in addressing the rising risk of climatic hazards on critical infrastructures. During the meeting, Mr. Ganesh Dhungana from DPMM [...]

By |2022-03-23T10:48:08+00:00March 21st, 2022|News|0 Comments

Call for Chinese Government Scholarships

Asian Institute of Technology, School of Engineering and Technology (SET) is accepting applications for the prestigious Chinese Government Scholarships for August Intake 2022. The Scholarships are set up and directed by the Agreement between China Scholarship Council (CSC), Ministry of Education, China, and the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). Eligibility 1. Applicants must be citizens and permanent residents of the People's Republic of China at the time of application; [...]

By |2022-03-14T09:06:51+00:00March 14th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Call for Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Program (ADB-JSP)

AIT School of Engineering and Technology (SET) is accepting applications for The Asian Development Bank - Japan Scholarship Program (ADB-JSP) for August Intake 2022. Deadline: 31 March 2022 SET Programs: www.set.ait.ac.th/programs Scholarship Information: www.ait.ac.th/admissions/scholarships/asian-development-bank-japan-scholarship-program Apply Online: www.ait.ac.th/admissions/application-form

By |2022-03-10T16:42:54+00:00March 7th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Congratulations to Dr. Indrajit Pal, Associate Professor and Chair, DPMM on his recent book publications in the Springer Link

The Department of Development and Sustainability would like to Congratulate Dr.Indrajit Pal, Associate Professor and Chair of Disaster Preparedness Mitigation and Management (DPMM) on his recent publications- Springer Tracts in Civil Engineering: Civil Engineering for Disaster Risk Reduction and Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering: Sustainable Cities and Resilience, and Resilient Infrastructure. These books are available in the AIT Library. Civil Engineering for Disaster Risk Reduction Sreevalsa Kolathayar, Indrajit Pal, Siau Chen Chian, Arpita Mondal [...]

By |2022-03-08T04:42:11+00:00March 3rd, 2022|News|0 Comments

How internet helps grow vegetables in your apartment: Innovation by IoT Students

By Nitipol Kiravanich and Mae Thiwari  February 24, 2022 -- Just because you are living in a small apartment in the city does not mean you cannot grow your own vegetables. With an Internet of Things (IoT) system developed by Tanka Nath Sharma and Lalaine Jean Ballais, master’s students from the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) and recipients of ADB-JSP scholarship, growing your own tomatoes can be as easy as [...]

By |2022-03-10T16:48:48+00:00February 28th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Promotion of Dr. Kunnawee Kanitpong to Full Professor rank

Congratulations to Dr. Kunnawee Kanitpong Dr. Kunnawee Kanitpong from the Transportation Engineering Program of SET has been promoted from the rank of Associate Professor to Full Professor, following the approval of the Board of the Trustees at its meeting held on the 25th of January 2022. Dr. Kunnawee joined AIT as an Assistant Professor in the School of Engineering and Technology (SET) in July 2005 and was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor in 2012. She [...]

By |2022-02-10T06:46:08+00:00February 10th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Industrial Systems Engineering – Prominent Alumni

Industrial Systems Engineering – Prominent Alumni Period of study at AIT August 2010 ~ December 2015 Current Position Currently, I am working as Marrie Currie Career Fit Plus Research Fellow at Technological University Dublin engaged as a principal investigator with a road pavement condition monitoring company in Galway Ireland. While I am on sabbatical from the National University of Sciences and Technology where I work as an Assistant [...]

By |2021-12-07T05:47:17+00:00November 16th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Industrial Engineering and Management Alumna — No Barriers, Only Challenges

Source: AIT Official Website Elise del Rosario, distinguished AIT alumna who received her Masters’ Degree in Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM) in 1980 imprinted her name as the first woman President of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies (IFORS), a 62-year-old organization of 54 national societies and around 30,000 individual members. Asked how she broke the barrier, she said, “As in other aspects of my life, I don’t [...]

By |2021-10-22T17:16:45+00:00September 30th, 2021|News|0 Comments

The Fifth Batch of KURITA Scholarship Recipients Awarded in Virtual Event

Source: AIT official website September 21st, 2021 — Kurita Water and Environment Foundation (KWEF) this year awarded the fifth batch of two outstanding students from Thailand and Sri Lanka in their pursuit of Masters’ Degrees at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT). The virtual ceremony was attended by Mr. Toshiyuki Nakai, President of KWEF; Dr. Eden Y. Woon, President of AIT; Mr. Takuo Ishida, KWEF Managing Director; Mr. Toshihito [...]

By |2021-10-22T17:06:20+00:00September 30th, 2021|News|0 Comments

SET Student’s Project Work Featured in an International Conference

One of the projects of our students from our IoT​ Technology​ and​ Design​ course had the chance to be featured and published in the 2021 World​ Conference​ on​ Smart​ Trend in​ Systems, Security​ &​ Sustainability (S4)​ Conference last 29-30 July 2021  About this project: This is the first-ever project of its kind in Thailand. This system allows people to be aware of when a washing machine becomes [...]

By |2021-08-06T07:16:16+00:00August 6th, 2021|News|0 Comments