One of the major functions of the National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT) is to coordinate and promote cooperation with international researchers and research institutes. The promotion of foreign researchers to conduct research in Thailand accordingly has been performing since 1963 under the control of NRCT Regulation of the Permission of Foreign Researchers to Conduct Research in Thailand.
The foreigner who would like to conduct research in Thailand can ask for an application form together with Regulation from NRCT or download the form in our web site. The application has to be proposed in advance not less than 90 days prior to the anticipated date. NRCT will contact Thai institutions you will seek cooperation and concerned organizations and has a final consideration on your project. The permission letter will be provided for you for asking visa.