The filmmaker revealed on Twitter his intention to head overseas for the latest schedule of the project.
Johar wrote: "Leaving tomorrow for a month long shoot. Going to Thailand for Student Of The Year. Will keep you guys posted."
The Dharma Productions head has already completed filming on his current directorial venture in Mumbai, Kashmir and Delhi.
Johar was recently spotted in London visiting the set of Yash Chopra's upcoming romance.
Reports have suggested that Johar's film is inspired by the US TV series Glee.
The movie stars debut performers Siddharth Malhotra, Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt in the lead roles.