Office of the National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT)
Office of International Affairs
196 Phaholyothin Road
Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand
Phone: +(66-2) 940-6369, 579-2690 Fax: +(66-2) 561-3049
Website : foreignresearcher.nrct.go.th
E-mail : frm@nrct.go.th

APPLICATION FORM FOR PERMISSION TO CONDUCT RESEARCH IN THAILAND
Please type or print in English



1.1

First Name

Middle Name

Last Name

Sex:

Male     Female

1.2

Permanent address:

Postal code:

Country:

Phone:

1.3

Current employer:

Postal code:

Country:

Phone:

Fax:

E-mail:

Job title::

Job description:

1.4

Passport information:

Nationality:

Country of citizenship:

Passport number:

Expiration date:

1.5

Family information:
In case of being accompanied by family, provide the following information. Otherwise, skip to 1.6.

Family 1)

Nationality:

Country of citizenship:

Passport number:

Expiration date:

Family 2)

Nationality:

Country of citizenship:

Passport number:

Expiration date:

1.6

Highest degree earned

Degree Major/Specialization University Graduation year

1.7

If the applicant is a student, give the degree sought. Otherwise, skip to 1.8

Degree
Sought
Major/Specialization University Expected
graduation year

1.8

Previous research in Thailand (if any, list the most two recent visits):

Year Length of stay Submission of complete report

2.1

Research subject:

- Research discipline : (More than one discipline can be ticked.)

Physical Science and Mathematics
Medical Science
Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Agriculture and Biology
Engineering and Industrial Research
Philosophy
Law
Political Science & Public Administration
Economics
Sociology
Information Technology & Communication Science
Education

- Research field : Please specify (e.g. Tourism, Environment, Biology, Archaeology , Anthropology)

2.2

Research duration:

From:

To:

2.3

Funding agency name:

Grant number:

Funding period:

Funding agency address:

Postal code:

Country:

Phone:

Fax:

E-mail:

Total research budget (to cover expenses in Thailand):

2.4

Research results will appear as:

Research report
Doctoral dissertation
Others. Specify
Master’s thesis
Journal/conference paper

(Your complete report that has to be submitted to NRCT shall be in the same publication type that your research results will appear.)

2.5

Details of research project proposal (provide these information as a separate document):

  • Background and rationale
  • Conceptual framework
  • Objective of research
  • Scope of research
  • Research methodology
  • Research plan
  • Needs to conduct research in Thailand
  • Research site in Thailand
  • Anticipated output
  • Expected significance of the results
  • Impact to Thailand
  • References

  • The applicant must provide information on items asked below in detail (as a separate document, if necessary). Failure to do so may result in a delay in permission process.

    3.1

    Please check only one box.

    The research project is an aid program that a foreign institution/government is providing to Thai institution/government. (Verification documents must be attached.)
    The research project is a joint project between a foreign institution/government and Thai institution/government. (Verification documents must be attached.)
    The research project is Thai institution’s project
    None of the above.

    3.2

    Research equipment (s) to be brought into Thailand:

    3.2.1

    3.2.2

    3.2.3

    3.3

    If the research concerns each following issue, please tick. Otherwise, skip to 3.4 /p>

    biodiversity
    traditional knowledge
    folklore

    3.4

    Specimen (s) or sample (s) collected in Thailand:

    3.4.1

    3.4.2

    3.5

    Specimen (s) or sample (s) to be taken away from Thailand:

    3.5.1

    3.5.2

    3.5.2

    3.6

    Non-Thai researchers in the project team who will come to Thailand (They have to send NRCT-01 part I):

    3.6.1

    3.6.2

    3.6.2

    3.7

    Collaborating Thai researchers and institutions:

    3.7.1

    3.7.2

    3.7.2

    3.8

    Roles of Thai researchers or institutions:


    4.1
    I hereby certify that I have read and understood the "Regulation on the Permission for Foreign Researchers to Conduct Research in Thailand, B.E.2550” and all of the information that I have provided is true.
    4.2
    I agree that I shall strictly comply with the said regulation in all aspects.
    4.3
    I agree that I shall submit the progress report and/or summary report according to the schedules set by NRCT.
    4.4
    I agree that I shall submit the complete report within a given time and shall properly acknowledge NRCT, Thai researchers, and Thai institutions for their contributions.
    4.5
    I agree that I shall provide a statement of acknowledgment in all publications that are written on the findings of the research project conducted in Thailand to recognize the contributions of NRCT, Thai researchers, and Thai institutions.
    4.6
    I understand that failure to comply with the said regulation may result in a revoke of the permission to conduct research in Thailand, a rejection of future applications to conduct research in Thailand, or a report of such non- compliance to the funding agency and my current Employer.