NIDA is one of the top graduate university in Thailand. It has 10 graduate school which helps in the society development and also in some social activities. NIDA is first university which is offering MBA in Thailand. NIDA has achieved accreditation from Association to advance collegiate school of business in November 2012.
NIDA is established by Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadejs with the financial support from prestigious Ford Foundation in USA. Advanced educational support from the Midwest Universities Consortium for International Activities and it is becomes a leading institute in the nation. It provides dual degree and also semester exchange with this the students can improve the developmental skills and expertise in their field . students who are interested in semester exchange can get 12 credits in institute towards elective credits at SPEA. It provides very high profile faculty, in 2009 a professor from NIDA won Noble prize in Economics Sciences.