Students who have attended a part of the military train-
ing prior to entering the University can complete the course
during their enrollment. Those who complete the ROTC course
are exempted from compulsory military training required by
together with Student Union observe rigid control over the
contracted food vendors to guarantee the quality of meals
Students and visitors to Rangsit Campus may choose
to dine in a modernly designed and lively atmosphere of BU
Restaurant and Cafe , where bakery, beverage and international
luncheon are served on weekdays by students of the Hotel
For the best cost-effective benefits, the University
provides students with accident insurance with 24-hour cover-
age and a low-premium policy. The insurance covers injuries,
disabilities and death. Health insurance is also available.
T h e U n i v e r s i t y C l i n i c o n e a c h c a m p u s h a s f u l l - t i m e
doctors and nurses ready at all times to attend to minor and
intermediate cases. Medicines are available by prescription.
Those cases that require hospital consultancy will be referred
to one of the contracted hospitals in town at the University’s
expense. Should there be an emergency occurring to students
while representing the University in any circumstance, all the
medical expenses will be borne by the University.
Dining on Campus
The University has one larger cafeteria on City Campus
and three at Rangsit Campus. The BU Cafeteria is newly
opened at the BU Landmark Complex. The cafeterias offer
a wide selection of food of good standard as well as good
hygiene. The Department of Student Welfare and Services
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Fitness Center & Gymnasium
Bangkok University has long been active in promoting
sports and health consciousness among its students, faculty
and staff. As a result, Bangkok University dedicates a whole
floor connected to its main office building on City Campus to
an indoor fitness center and a gymnasium.
Rangsit Campus has, apart from an indoor fitness
center, a full-scale outdoor football field, basketball, volleyball,
sepak takraw and tennis courts, as well as a fitness park
where one can enjoy working out on the green.
The University’s sports facilities are also often used as
the venues of regular intramural and intercollegiate competitions.
Bangkok University Gallery
Art is a part of life and students, faculty, staff and
visitors are welcome to visit the ever-changing exhibitions at
Bangkok University Gallery.