The National College of Technology, Asahikawa College for an exchange tour of Thai culture

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Dr. Takeshi Sakamoto, Mr. Yoshiaki Noguchi and 24 students from the National College of Technology, Asahikawa College, in Hokkaido, as well as nine National Colleges of Technology in Kyushu and Okinawa, arrived at the IUP office for an exchange tour of Thai culture, from 18 Aug until 1 Sep 2019. During this trip they studied various aspects of Thai culture. They took Engineering classes in, among others, Engineering Thai language, Thai Boxing (muay thai), Thai history and culture, visited Buddhist temples, and sampled various styles of Thai food.

As part of this tour, on 27 Aug 2019, Asst Prof Dr Patamaporn Sripadungtham, our vice dean for academic affairs and international affairs, and her team of assistants taught them a seminar about Thai culture.