Governance

Governance

The concepts of land use development including grouping the activity area in the same area, increasing the land use density by preservation of open spaces at least 70 percent of the total area, classifying the area in each activity into sub-block system and identifying important green spaces to preserve as a lung of the university and activity areas for the community.
Mahidol University has a policy to support scholarship for students who lack of financial support
Organic Farm was established in 2008 at Mahidol University
Mahidol University concentrates on the safety, occupational health and environment of students,
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Wetland area is a valuable ecosystem providing food and livelihoods to organism, supporting rich biodiversity, and storing more carbon than any other ecosystems. Many wet land areas in the world are currently threated by human activities. As the University values conservation of the University ecosystem, wetland areas are conserved for mitigating drought and flooding events, water supply, and recreation area. Salaya campus has been covered by 36.4% of water body besides forest and planted vegetation. Many wetland areas in the University such as ponds, artificial canals, and irrigation canals are conserved and protected to be a habitat for at least 54 species of aquatic plants.
Mahidol University has provided a bicycle to service students and staffs, it is called “White JAKKA”.
The electric tram of Mahidol University is provided in salaya campus.
The concept to develop university together with environment and quality of life concerns of students and staff,
Disability Support Services (DSS) unit of Mahidol University has been set up for helping and supporting disability students to have equitable access to university educational systems same as others
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Many buildings of Mahidol University have been awarded the Energy Awards as follows;
Landscape Unit, Division of Physical systems and Environment was cooperated with the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) which has the experience and knowledge in liquid biological fertilizer (EM)
Since 2017, Mahidol University, Salaya Campus, has been developed Biodiesel project. Due to Biodiesel station is setting at the Mahidol Learning Center building (MLC), which is central area for canteen, serving more than a thousand people.