On March 8, 2017, Asst. Prof. Ruja Tipwaree, the president of the Rajamangala University of Technology Srivijaya together with her accompanies, lecturers, and students joined the pray of the funeral ceremony of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej with the purpose to dedicate merit to the late King Rama 9 . The rite was held at the University hall, Mueang Songkhla.