Chulalongkorn University, in an effort to provide more space for its students and commercially develop its prime land in the lucrative heart of Bangkok, has found itself in a quagmire of reproach and recrimination.
Rajamangala University of Technology Tawan-ok’s Uthenthawai Campus is in a prime spot near Siam Square which Chulalongkorn University owns and wants to reclaim. THITI WANNAMONTHA
CU wants to augment its revenue and enhance its academic prowess, and to do so means reclaiming some of the prime plots in its enviable land bank that it has leased out, often for decades and to other prestigious organisations.
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