Bachelor of Business Administration Program in International Business Management (IBM)

International economies and globalization means businesses are constantly changing to meet new demands. Firms will remain competitive if management can navigate the challenges of changing business environments. Our International Business Management program cultivates professionals that are well trained and prepared to compete and flourish in the face of such changes. An international focus on courses such as management, economics, and entrepreneurship broadens student’s global horizons and provides a unique opportunity to build a career in international business. Whether with a global firm, small or medium sized business, or as an entrepreneur, Payap University’s International Business Management prepares students for the changing global environment.

Professions/Careers after Graduation

  • SME Owner
  • International Sales
  • International Marketing
  • Advertising and Branding
  • Human Resource Management
  • Business Entrepreneurs
  • Research Assistant
  • Banking or Finance
  • Import and Export

Curriculum Structure

Courses Credits
1.General Education Courses 30 Credits
1.1 Social Sciences and Humanities Courses 9 Credits
1.2 Mathematics, Sciences and Technology Courses 9 Credits
1.3 Language Competency for Communication Courses 12 Credits
2. Major Courses 84 Credits
2.1 Core Courses 36 Credits
2.2 Major Required Courses 33 Credits
2.3 Major Elective Courses at least 15 Credits
3. Fee Elective Courses 6 Credits
Total Number of Credits at least 120 Credits


  Dr. Jira Yammeesri
Head of Department

  • Ph.D. (Accounting), University of Wollongong, Australia, 2004.
  • Master of Commerce Honors (Finance), University of Wollongong, Australia, 1998.
  • Master of Commerce (Finance), University of Wollongong, Australia, 1997.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting), Assumption University, Thailand, 1995.

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  Wutthipong Chuatrakul

  • Master of Business Administration (Business Administration), Payap University, Thailand, 2003.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Business Administration), Chiang Mai University, Thailand, 1997.

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Sarat Ngamlertlee

  • Master of Business Administration (Asian Business Management), Narasuan University, Thailand, 2016.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Marketing), Payap University, 2013.

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  Michael Meallem

  • Master of Business Administration, Sir John Cass Business School, UK, 2004.

Field Trips and Seminar

20 March 2019

Field trip to Makerspace Thailand, Chaing Mai


14 November 2018

Publishing in Peer-reviewed Journals and Presenting at International Conferences, Chiang Mai.

23 October 2018

Field trip to Krakt Company, Chiang Mai

24 October 2018

Field trip to Maybank Kim Eng, Chiang Mai

Thai Economy and Investment Outlook: Thailand 4.0

14 March 2018

Thai Economy and Investment Outlook: Thailand 4.0
Invited Guest Speaker Piyapan Tayanithi, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President
Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited

Field trip to Phungnoi Bakery, Chiang Mai

20 September 2017

Field trip to Phungnoi Bakery, Chiang Mai


This list shows some of the most-often reported careers for people who majored in IBM.

Miss. Luna Alba Dessy

Miss. Luna Alba Dessy


PR and marketing for The Duke’s restaurants, Chiang Mai, Thailand


Mr. Jamyang Kuenga Singye

Mr. Jamyang Kuenga Singye


Assistant Traffic Officer, Bhutan Airlines, Bhutan

Mr. Sang Hyun Park

Mr. Sang Hyun Park


Founder of Mori Company limited. Co-founder of Mori Korean Restaurant, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Miss. Angellina Wijnants

Miss. Angellina Wijnants


Master’s Degree in International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), 2014-2015, UK

Miss. Myra Laldin

Miss. Myra Laldin


Senior Consultant, MPI Consulting, USA

Master’s Degree at Harvard University, 2014-2015, USA

Mr. Mark Hefner

Mr. Mark Hefner


Digital Literacy and Computer Science Teacher, Nakornpayap International School, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Master of Business Administration (MBA), International Business Administration, Payap University, 2013-2014, Thailand

Ms. Josiane Möhler

Ms. Josiane Möhler

Financial Analyst at Asialink Asia Pacific, Guangdong, China

Master of Business Administration, International Business Administration, Payap University 2008-2011,  Thailand.

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