Rangsit University

Rangsit University Lak Hok Pathum Thani Thailand

Private University offering pilot training in partnership with domestic and international flight schools


Private Pilot License, Commercial Pilot License, Instrument Rating, Multi Engine

International Students


Aircraft fleet

Using flight school partners in Thailand, Canada and the United States


Department of Civil Aviation Thailand

Entry Requirements

High School Diploma

Rangsit University is a private University in Pathum Thani, approximately 30 minutes drive by freeway from downtown Bangkok. Rangsit University is the only private University which has been assessed on education standard quality by the Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment and rated "Very Good". Established in 1990 it has grown to offer aviation training courses both pilot training and aircraft maintenance training.

Rangsit University offers pilot training courses together with flight school partners both in Thailand and abroad. The specific course it offers is a Bachelor of Science (Commercial Pilot) 4-year course with 2 years of the course potentially being in Canada or the United States to conduct the flight training if the students chose this over the domestic options of Bangkok Aviation Center or Civil Aviation Training Center.

The Bachelor of Science (Commercial Pilot) is a program that has been approved and accredited by the Office of Higher Education Commission and the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA). It is designed to produce outstanding and high-skilled pilots that will respond to both the needs of domestic and international aviation and airline industry.

Rangsit University students are trained on their third and fourth year either by the Bangkok Aviation Center (BAC), the Gander Flight Training (GFT) Aerospace in Canada, Flying Training School in USA, or the Civil Aviation Training Center (CATC) Bangkok in order to pass the Private Pilot License (PPL) and Commercial Pilot License (CPL) administered by the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) in Thailand.

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Rangsit University also offers an Aviation Maintenance Engineering degree - Bachelor of Engineering (Aviation Maintenance Engineering) which is a 4-year course that has been approved and accredited by the Council of Engineers of Thailand (COE). The curriculum aims to produce highly skilled engineering graduates who have the knowledge, skills, and ability to serve the demands of domestic and international aviation companies and related industries. It was designed to provide sufficient knowledge for graduates to continue their studies in higher education.