Suratthani Rajabhat University has started producing tourism industry graduates since 1991. At that time, Tourism Industry Program was under Faculty of Management Sciences. However, the market needs on tourism industry personnel, especially the labor market in hotels, tourism, transportations; air, land, and sea, of the Southern Part and every part of the country, are very demanding.
Suratthani Rajabhat University, therefore, founded International School of Tourism as a center of learning and producing the personnel to meet the demand in the market labor of tourism. This would lead the development of the Upper Southern Part to become an international tourist attraction in the future. This is a part of regional cooperation, which strengthens not only the regional economy, but also domestic economy of each country.
International School of Tourism was founded as the 6th faculty of Suratthani Rajabhat University on April, 2005. International School of Tourism offers courses to regular students and weekend students in order to provide educational opportunities to local people in both Suratthani Rajabhat University and International School of Tourism, Ko Samui, Suratthani. In addition, International School of Tourism offers courses of Tourism Industry program and Aviation Business to the staffs of Thai Airways International Public Company Limited at Bangkok in accordance to the academic and technological agreement between Suratthani Rajabhat University and Thai Airways International Public Company Limited.
International School of Tourism was firstly situated at International School of Tourism, Ko Samui, Surat Thani. At the present.
International School of Tourism