Applicant must submit one of the following requirements:

  • ‘GCE’ A-Level 3 subjects: Grade A*-E 
  • Cambridge Pre-U 3 subjects: M1,D1-D3
  • IB Diploma: 5 subjects, 1 elective, 3 core elements (ToK, EE, CAS) Score 24+ 
  • IB Diploma Course Result (IBCR) Grade 3+
  • GED: Passed 4 subjects (145+ in each subject)

English Language Requirement

English proficiency tests accepted by SoA+D are as follows: 

  • TOEFL (ibt) = 61 or
  • IELTS = 5 or
  • CU-TEP = 500 (61) or
  • RMIT = Upper Intermediate (5) or
  • TOEIC = 605 or
  • CEFR 51: B2.or

Personal Statement

Personal statement must be able to demonstrate the following details:

  • Your motivation to study – Why you decide to apply for the program and why you choose SoA+D, or KMUTT
  • Your expectation from the study – How the study can accommodate your future career plan or other things you would like to achieve after graduation

Portfolio Content

Portfolio should be tangible evidence of your potential and interest. All materials in the portfolio should be original pieces; any kind of duplication is not recommended. Portfolio must be able to demonstrate the following attributes:

  • Your basic skills or spatial comprehension– sketching, drawing, painting, printmaking, model making, or photographic work. Minimum of 5 pieces
  • Your ideas/ works are related to the discipline of study (architecture, interior architecture, industrial design and communication design). Minimum of 5 pieces
  • Other evidence of extra-curricular activities (For example: social activities, academic activities, etc. during the last 3 years)

Portfolio Format

The focus of your portfolio is the content. We would like to encourage use of a simple format that clearly shows your potential and interest that we are looking for. The portfolio should have an international paper dimension- A4 or A3. The maximum size should not exceed A3.

Two Letters of Recommendation


Your interview will be evaluated based on the following criteria:

  • Ability to handle a formal conversation in English
  • Ability to discuss about art and design in general, topics such as architecture, interior architecture, product, artwork, literature, movie as well as relevant social and cultural issues
  • Ability to express self-interest, passion and commitment in the discipline of study