Mahidol University International College (MUIC) won the championship in the “12th European Union Thailand Intervarsity Debate Championship 2017” sponsored by the European Union Commission of Thailand and the debate club of Chulalongkorn University.
MUIC’s Debate Club sent nine members grouped into three teams. The 1st Team won the championship. The team was led by Mr. Dikshant Konwar Prasai (who received the 8th Best Speaker Award), Mr. Chun-Heng Sae-Seah (2nd Best Speaker Award), and Ms. Saranya Sachdev (3rd Best Speaker Award). The 2nd Team, however, reached only the semi-final stage. The 2nd Team’s Mr. Rusali Argawal and Mr. Apivich Hemachandra both received the 10th Best Speaker Award.
The competition was held at Chulalongkorn University from June 30 to July 4, 2017.