Phuket Campus is set on the island of Phuket, also known as the Pearl of the Andaman Sea. The island is well-known worldwide for being a tourist attraction and a busy center of hotel industry and services that suit both national and international tourism. Thus it is not surprising that Phuket campus concentrates on teaching and learning in Tourism and Service Industry, Foreign Relations, and Information Technology, and aims to be an international campus, befitting the status of Phuket as a world-class tourist resort. In response to the government policy, the campus is also promoting the software industry.
Phuket is Thailand's largest island and enjoys great popularity as a travel destination. Famous for its beautiful beaches, stunning tropical sunsets and warm blue seas, excellent offshore dive sites and superb sailing opportunities, Phuket is Thailand and the world’s premier holiday resort.