Summary of supports provided to staff, students and parents who have faced financial difficulties due to the impacts of the COVID-19 spread



1. The deduction of tuition fee and education subsidies
      KMUTNB has implemented several measures to relieve the hardships of parents and students since the summer semester of the academic year 2019 onwards
Semester Tuition Fee Late Payment Penalty Fee for the student status renewal due to late enrollment Academic document fees
Vocational Programs Undergraduate Programs Graduate Programs Vocational Programs Undergraduate Programs Graduate Programs
Summer/2019 *50% deduction *25% deduction Suspended - - - Suspended during the time that documents were issued electronically during the university’s closure
Semester 1/2020 10% deduction for old students
No deduction for new students
Not suspended Not suspended Not suspended Not suspended
Semester 2/2020 10% deduction for old students
No deduction for new students
Not suspended Suspended Suspended Suspended
Summer/2020 50% Deduction **25% Deduction Suspended - - -
Semester 1/2021 During the period of the refund process
5,000 Bath deduction for regular programs
10,000 Bath deduction for English programs
During the period of the refund process
50% Deduction (30% by Government, 20% by University)
Not suspended Suspended Suspended Suspended
After the period of the refund process
20% deduction
After the period of the refund process
20% deduction
Semester 2/2021 20% deduction Not suspended Suspended Suspended Suspended
Note:    *The course offering was suspended due to the extension of the period for academic evaluation to 150 days since the date of academic score' approval for the semester 2.
             **Graduate College suspended the course offering due to the extension of the period for academic evaluation to 150 days since the date of academic scores' approval for the semester 2.

The academic year 2019 *** The maximum period for study period for study in the academic year 2019 was extended for one semester.
The academic year 2020 *** The maximum period for study period for study in the academic year 2019, 2020 was extended for one semester.
The academic year 2021 *** The maximum period for study period for study in the academic year 2019, 2020, 2022 was extended for one semester.

2. The extension of the period for academic evaluation
Academic Year Semester The amount of day being extended The resolution of the university's council committee
2019 Semester 2 150 days after the academic scores were approved for all programs The meeting No. 4/2020 held on 20 May 2020
Summer 60 Days after the academic scores were approved for the vocational and undergraduate levels
2020 Semester 2 - 150 days after the academic scores were approved The meeting No. 7/2021 held on 18 August 2021
2021 Semester 1 - 60 days after the academic scores were approved The meeting No. 7/2021 held on 18 August 2021

3. The extension of the period for course withdrawal without receiving a grade (and without “W” in transcript) (Normally, due to the regulation, the request must be issued within 12 weeks since the opening date of the semester)
Academic Year Semester Detail Resolution of the university's council committee
2020 Semester 2 All levels of education, the day before the final examination of the semester 2/2020 The meeting No. 2/2021 held on 24 February 2021
2021 Semester 1 All levels of education, the day before the final examination of the semester 1/2021 The meeting No. 9/2021 held on 20 October 2021
2022 Semester 1 and Semester 2 All levels of education, the day before the final examination (around 3 weeks or as specified in the academic calendar) The meeting No. 2/2022 held on 23 February 2022

4. The extension of maximum period of study for students of all levels of education
Academic Year Detail Extended Year Resolution of the university's council committee
2019 The students who can't complete studying within the maximum years specified in the curriculums of the academic year 2019 will gain one more academic year. 2020 The meeting No. 4/2020 held on 20 May 2021
2020 The students who can't complete studying within the maximum years specified in the curriculums of the academic year 2019 and 2020 will gain one more academic year. 2021 The meeting No. 6/2021 held on 21 June 2021
2021 The students who can't complete studying within the maximum years specified in the curriculums of the academic year 2019, 2020 and 2021 will gain one more academic year. 2022 The meeting No. 1/2022 held on 19 January 2022

5.The waiver of tuition fees and education subsidiaries
Academic Year Day of operation Resolution of the university's council committee
2020 30 days before the final examination The meeting No. 5/2020 held on 24 June 2020
2021 30 days before the final examination, or as specified in the academic calendar The meeting No. 6/2021 held on 23 June 2022
2022 30 days before the final examination, or as specified in the academic calendar The meeting No. 2/2022 held on 23 February 2022

6. The extension of period for refunding the property damage liability insurance
Academic Year Levels of education Day of operation Resolution of the university's council committee
2020 Vocational, undergraduate The request must be issued within 1 year since the transcript has been approved. The meeting No. 4/2021 held on 28 April 2021 and No. 6/2021 held on 20 June 2021
Graduate levels The request must be issued within 1 year since the graduation has been approved.

7. The deduction of the student's dormitory fee
Academic Year Detail Resolution of the university's council committee
2021 50% Deduction in the semester 1 and the semester 2 The meeting No. 4/2021 held on 28 April 2021

8. The offering of a COVID-19 group insurance to
    8.1 All students (28,412 persons)
    8.2 Staff (2,987 persons)
    (The resolution of the university's council committee)


9. The provision of scholarships to the students whose parents have been affected by the spread of Covid-19 in the academic year 2021
    9.1 The scholarships were donated by the university's council committee, the alumni of KMUTNB's association under the royal patronage and other organizations located within the university. The total number of scholarships are 4,961 and its total values are 24,805,000.00 Bath. Each scholarship is worth 5,000.00 Bath.
    9.2 87 scholarships were sponsored by the university's partner organizations. Each scholarship is worth 5,000.00 Baht and its total value is 435,000.00 Bath.

10. Financial aid being given to students during the spread of COVID-19
Period Detail The resolution of university's council committee
3 April 2021 - 31 May 2021 The students who cannot disburse for healthcare payments from other sources, or there is the different of healthcare payments that can be actually disbursed, but its total amount must not exceed 10,000 Bath. No. 4/2021 on 28 April 2021
Semester 1/2021 - Semester 2/2021 The university will grant 5,000 Bath to the students who are infected by COVID-19, but it will be paid only one time for each student. No. 8/2021 on 18 August 2021
The COVID-19 infected students: 219 persons x 5,000 Bath = 1,095,000.00 Bath + Healthcare payments 18,385.00 Bath. The total amount is worth 1,113,385.00 Bath.

Summary of the numbers of COVID-19 infected students and staff who have been granted financial supports
No. Category The amount of healthcare payments being disbursed The amount of disbursement being process
Person Compensation
(5,000)
Healthcare Payment
(Not exceeding 10,000 Bath)
Total amount
(Baht)
Person Amount
(Baht)
Total amount
(Baht)
1 KMUTNB's students 219 5,000 1,095,000 0 5,000 -
18,385
2 KMUTNB's staff 16 5,000 80,000 0 - -
Total 235 18,385 1,175,000
Total amount 1,193,385
Updated on 2 March 2022