General Visa Information

FAQ1: Who is the host?
Answer: The Institute for the Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology (IPST) and Chiang Mai University

FAQ2: What is the address while in Thailand?
Answer: Lotus Hotel Pang Suan Kaew
21 HuayKaew Rd., T. Suthep, A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand.

Thai visa rules differ for different nationalities. Check out the appropriate visa information on the website of the Thai embassy or consulate in your jurisdiction:

Summary of Countries and Territories entitled for Visa Exemption and Visa on Arrival to Thailand.

The details of the process and required documents for Visa on Arrival application for eligible countries at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi International Airport are available on
The same procedure also applies to arrivals to Bangkok's Don Mueang International Airport or Chiang Mai International Airport as the first port of entry to Thailand.

The general information about visa to Thailand is available on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Kingdom of Thailand website.

Please be advised that participants travelling from the following countries are required to show an official document of Yellow Fever vaccination to the immigration officer when you enter Thailand: Angola, Argentina, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African, Chad, Colombia, Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, French Guiana, Gabonese, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somali, Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, and Venezuela.