Payap University’s South East Asian Studies Center welcomes students from all over the world to Thailand. Program participants take part in a short village homestay, go on field trips to cultural sites and ancient cities, and enroll in coursework related to regional history, culture, religion, and sustainability, as well as Thai language and dance. The university is located on the east side of Chiang Mai, about five miles from the city center.
- Fall: early August – early December
- Fall/Winter/Spring: early August – late May
- Winter/Spring: early January – late May