1. OVERVIEW All the countries, especially fast developing countries, are facing a difficult challenge due to their energy needs to sustain their economical and industrial growth. On the other hand, sustainable development would depend on a shift to green energy. For these reasons, the Vietnamese and French government decided in 2012 that a master degree on Energy will be proposed by the University of Science and Technology of Hanoi.

This offer is unique in Vietnam, the two years master divided in 4 semesters will give students an overview of the main renewable energy technologies: wind power, hydroelectricity, solar energy, bio resources and others. The teaching units are organized in such a way that following the master degree will give to our students a real choice for their future professional career: preparation of a PhD degree in the best French or Vietnamese laboratory or to get a position in the companies working in this field, indeed the teaching program is built on the bases of the industrial needs and some lectures or conferences will be given by engineers from these companies.

Time: Full time, from Monday to Friday, 9am to 17pm

Location: At Education and service building or other institutions surrounding, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology of Hanoi, 18 Hoang Quoc Viet, Cau Giay, and Hanoi.


  • International Master Double-diploma delivered by French Universities and USTH
  • Advanced teaching methods via laboratory works and practical courses
  • Lectures delivered in English by professors from French leading universities
  • Professional experience through six-month internship abroad
  • High possibility to get full scholarship and fellowship from USTH
  • High possibility to get full scholarship for internship in France
  • High possibility to apply for French PhD scholarship for best USTH students
  • Excellent openings for work in Vietnam and abroad after graduation


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  • Continue their study, do research in universities, research institutes or laboratories of worldwide reputation (in the fields of energy, electricity, electronics and environment ...) thanks to the links between USTH with domestic and foreign research centers.
  • Work in research institutes (VAST, IES etc.), universities and research institutions in Viet Nam.
  • Work as professionals, chief executive at the technical and management units of large corporations in Viet Nam such as Electricity Group (EVN), Coal and Mineral Group (TKV), PetroVietnam (PVN) ...
  • Work as leading electrical engineer for power supply companies, factories, industrial complexes…
  • Work as engineers, executives of projects related to the construction, equipment supply for energy projects; production projects, energy, electricity and other projects on environment protection …
  • Work as operating advisor and scientific project managers, professional managers of electrical energy at provincial, municipal and local level …


The fourth semester will be dedicated to a training period in an academic or industrial laboratory. The master student can receive a financial support from the host laboratory. 5. INTERVIEW FEE AND TUITION FEE

  • Interview fee: 100,000 VND/candidate, non-refundable in any cases (not applied for foreign resident students);
  • Students holding Vietnamese passports: 43,000,000 VND (equivalent to USD 1.900)/year, collectible every semester, unchanged throughout the whole course;
  • Students coming from other countries: 90,000,000 VND (equivalent to USD 4.000)/year;
  • Students coming from French Consortium universities: free of charge;
  • Tuition fee for intensive English course: free of charge.


Since USTH is highly supported and sponsored by external donors (Asian Development Bank and Agribank) in addition to its own high-level state budget and industrial foundation, many candidates can access to our scholarship and fellowship program.

Merit-based scholarships and/or need-based fellowships cover up to 100% tuition fees and living expenses. Application process, dossier examination, interview are after enrolment.