Rangsit University is located in Pathumthani, a neighbouring province directly north of Bangkok. Phatumthani is situated in the Chao Phraya basin and contains many canals and agricultural plantations where rice, vegetables and various fruits are grown. Its original name was Mueang Sam Khok, and was senled by the Mon people migrating from Mohtama (in Myanmar) over 350 years ago.
There are many interesting places located in the province such as the National Science Museum, numerous historical temples, renowned markets such as Klong Sam Floating Market and Talad Thai, one of the largest shopping malls in Thailand called Future Park Rangsit, the famous Dream World Amusement Park, The Supreme Artist Hall and the National Archives in Commemoration of H.M. the King’s Golden Jubilee.
The province is also considered to be an ‘Education and Technology Hub’ with a high concentration of higher education institutions, many research agencies and institutes and a number of industrial parks.
Pathumthani is also very accessible to Bangkok via car, bus, train and taxi.