Visa for expat retiree learning Thai
I hopefully should be returning to Phuket later in the year on a retirement visa. My question is that if I attend a Thai-language college to learn Thai, is it okay to do so on my retirement visa?
I do not intend to work.
Asked on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 | 12:03 PM
Gary Nash (by email)
Please be informed that you are legally allowed to undertake courses to study Thai language while staying in Thailand on a retirement visa. We do not have any problems with any foreigners learning Thai with that type of visa as long as you do not work or do anything else in order to receive payment in return for using your newly learned language skills.