As one of the nine national research universities, PSU allocates substantial funding into the provision of the best research equipment and facilities. Students are actively encouraged to participate in the multitude of research projects undertaken at each faculty. A solid education based on a research-linked degree provides PSU’s graduates with clear advantages in the global labor market. PSU’s active research networks are composed of Centers of Excellence, Research Centers, Research Units and other Expertise Centers and Institutes. Some of them are:

  • International Center of Excellence in Seafood Science and Innovation
  • Center of Excellence in Innovative Biotechnology for Sustainable Utilization of Bioresources
  • Center of Excellence in Functional Foods and Gastronomy
  • Center of Excellence in Bio-based Materials and Packaging Innovation
  • Agro-Industry Development Center for Export (ADCET)  
  • Agricultural Systems, Resources and Environmental Research Center
  • Aquatic Animal Health Research Center
  • Center of Excellence in Agricultural and Natural Resources Biotechnology
  • Discipline of Excellence: Sustainable Aquaculture
  • National Biological Control Research Center Southern Regional Center
  • Oil Palm Research and Development Center
  • Small Ruminant Research and Development Center
  • Tropical Fruit and Plantation Crop Research Center

International Collaborative Unit: Confucius Institute at PSU
Business Incubation Center
High-caliber DNA Forensic Center
Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Natural History Museum