Walailak University is now a truly world-class university as it has been ranked for first time by Times Higher Education (THE).

On 12 October 2022, THE released the result of its rankings which placed Walailak University at 1501+. This translates to 11th rank in Thailand. THE’s World University Rankings (WUR) assessed about 1,800 universities out of 26,000 universities in the world. Previously, Walailak University has been ranked by THE Impact Rankings category which placed Walailak University at 600 – 800th, and QS Asia University Rankings at 19th among Thai universities.
Professor. Dr. Sombat Thamrongthanyawong, the President of Walailak University, congratulates all staff particularly those who work very hard producing world-class publications. Globalizing Walailak University and making sure that the University is well-recognized worldwide has been the President’s key policy platform since his assumption of the presidency in mid-2016.