The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute (CGI) was established in 2005, on the 48th birthday anniversary of Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn, to pursue goals of excellence in the education and training of scientists at the level needed to ensure continuing and sustainable national development. The Chulabhorn Graduate Institute (CGI) is a multidisciplinary post-graduate academic institute, presently offering Master’s and Doctoral degree programs in Applied Biological Sciences: Environmental Health, Environmental Toxicology, and Chemical Biology. Significant financial contributions from both the Chulabhorn Foundation and governmental sectors are annually allocated for student scholarships. Participating teaching faculty members at the CGI comprise Ph.D. staffs from the Chulabhorn Research Institute (CRI) and other leading universities in Thailand, as well as from world-renowned academic and research institutions around the globe.
The aim of the CGI is to employ the most recent interactive teaching techniques used in leading educational institutions in the USA and elsewhere to train students to be effective thinkers and leaders in their fields of expertise, to better serve their countries’ needs towards sustainable development.