Admission Call for Bachelor Programs of Academic Year 2021 - 2022 (Code: KCN)


University of Science and Technology of Hanoi (USTH) also called Vietnam France University is an advanced-model international public university established under the Inter-governmental Agreement between Vietnam and France on November 12, 2009 by the Decision No. 2067/QĐ-TTg dated December 9, 2009 of the Prime Minister. 

USTH follows the European Bologna Process with LMD system: Bachelor (3 years, 180 ECTS), Master (2 years, 120 ECTS), PhD (3 years). USTH’s teaching methods are based on high level of practices in research and development laboratories, and close linkage with industry, through internships in Vietnam and other countries. The pedagogic teams of USTH are 100% composed of international and Vietnamese Professors and Doctors with international teaching experience. The official language used in teaching and learning at USTH is English.

Besides, USTH has 4-years training programs (a one-year English preparatory program, 3-year training program) for the admitted students that have good academic background but limited English skills.

1. Enrollment target

USTH  (code as in the system of the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET): KCN) will recruit 600 students for the academic year 2021-2022
 

2. Training Programs
 

No.

Training Programs

Code

  1.  

Pharmacological, Medical and Agronomical Biotechnology

7420201

  1.  

Information Technology and Communication

7480201

  1.  

Advanced Material Science and Nanotechnology

7440122

  1.  

Space Science and Satellite Technology 

7520121

  1.  

Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy

7520201

  1.  

Water - Environment - Oceanography

7440301

  1.  

Food Science and Technology

7540101

  1.  

Medical Science and Technology

7520212

  1.  

Cyber security

7480202

  1.  

Chemistry

7440112

  1.  

Applied Mathematics

7460112

  1.  

Engineering Physics and Electronics

7520401

  1.  

Aeronautical Maintenance and Engineering Operations

7520120

  1.  

Mechatronics Engineering Technology

7510203

     15.  Data Science  7480109
     16. Automotive Engineering  7520130
3. Eligibility

Vietnamese and international students graduated* from high school in 2021 or before 2021, with good academic standings for scientific subjects.

*Students who graduated abroad or studied international programs in Vietnam, please contact Department of Academic Affairs for more details.

4. Admission procedures and criteria

4.1. Admission forms

USTH’s enrollment is based on evaluating academic results in high school, and admission interview and national exam result. Candidates may choose either of the followings:

- Direct enrollment: candidates submit the application directly to the USTH and interview* with the USTH admission jury.

- Enrollment according to the MOET’s system: candidates are registered under the admission system of the MOET.

4.2. Admission criteria

  • For students graduated under the curriculum of the Vietnamese Ministry of Education and Training:

 

Wave 1, Wave 2, Wave 3      

Wave 4 and according to

the MOET’s system

  1.  

Having average academic results of 5 subjects: Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Informatics at Grade 11, and 12 must reach at least 6.5/10 or higher

  1.  

High school graduating

Attending National Exam ** with a selection of 3 subjects among these 5 subjects as follows: Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English with results equal to or higher than the benchmarks of USTH

  1.  

Pass admission interview organized by USTH***

  • For students graduated abroad or studied international programs in Vietnam
  1.  

The certificate and transcript of the international program must have at least 2 subjects in the field of natural sciences in accordance with the requirements of the registered field of study. The academic results should have at least 2 modules above C (equivalent to 65%)

  1.  

Pass admission interview organized by USTH***

 

Remarks:

*Students may choose English or Vietnamese for interview. The interview aims to evaluate his/her English, academic ability and motivation. After the interview, jury will suggest students’ suitable programs: 3 -year program or intensive English course (if any)

**For applicants graduated in from 2015 to 2020: besides the condition (1) and (3), they must ensure the attendance in national exam with a selection of 3 subjects among these 5 subjects as follows: Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English with results equal to or higher than the benchmarks USTH in that year.

For applicants graduated before 2015: besides the condition (1) and (3), they must ensure the attendance in national University Entrance exam in blocks A, A1, and B with results equal to or higher than the benchmarks of USTH in that year.

***After enrollment, matriculated candidate will take an English test which decides their suitable placement.

****For students who graduated abroad, there are many differences in the education system and/or grading system as compared to the Vietnamese system, students are required to submit a document in Vietnamese or English, issued or certified by competent authority explaining the education system or grading system. Candidate may be asked to participate in a competency assessment exam by the Admission Committee.

5. Admission schedule *

  • Direct enrollment by USTH
  • Enrollment according to the MOET system: as the MOET schedule

Wave

Application Period

Interview Date

1.

04/01/2021 - 21/01/2021

30&31/01/2021

2.

01/03/2021 - 16/03/2021

03&04/04/2021

3.

02/05/2021 - 21/05/2021

29&30/05/2021

4.

07/2021**

07/2021

* Admission schedule is updated on the USTH website.

** Schedule  for wave 4 will change according to MOET schedule

6. Application dossier
 

No.

Dossiers submitted

Wave 1, Wave 2, Wave 3

Wave 4 and according to

the MOET’s system

  1.  

Application form for Bachelor admission in 2020: filled in and signed with 4x6 portrait photo attached

 ✓
  1.  

Motivation letter (in English or Vietnamese)

  1.  

Copy of ID card or passport

  1.  

Copy of high school record in grade 10, 11 and 12 *

  1.  

Official Certificate of National Exam result

 

  1.  

Copy of high school diploma of temporary graduation certificate **

 

  1.  

Copy of certificate of merits, certificate of foreign languages (English, French), and letter of recommendation (if any)

 

Aplication Form


Remarks:

*For applicants applying for the Wave 1, Wave 2 and Wave 3  who have not had the record of full 12th grade, please submit the records of Grade 10, 11 and the 1st semester academic result of Grade 12

(If the grading system is different than the 0-10 scale applied in Vietnam, a document explaining the applied grading system is required)

**For applicants who graduated before 2021, besides the above requested dossiers, they need to submit the copy of certificate on national university entrance exam result in the graduation year

Copies of all documents no need the notarization, after the admission and registration, USTH will compare with the originals. 

7. Eligibility for direct admission
 

  • Candidates win prizes in regional and international Olympiads and in examinations of selecting national, provincial gifted students* (or equivalent) in natural-science subjects: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Informatics and Geography. Candidates are official members of national team participating in the international contest on subjects of natural sciences;
  • Candidates win first, second, or third prizes (projects related to natural sciences) in national, regional, and international science and engineering contest;
  • Candidates are official members of the Olympic team, or of national, regional, and international science and engineering contest team (projects related to natural sciences).
  • Candidates are having final results of Grade 11, and 12 at Excellent rank and average academic results of 5 subjects: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Informatics at Grade 11, and 12 must reach at least 8.5/10 or higher.
 

Remarks:

* Geography is only applied for candidates of Space and Application specialty

* Direct admission for Aeronautical Maintenance and Engineering operations program is only applied for students with prizes on Mathematics, Physics and Informatics.

8. Scholarships and financial aids


Annually USTH grants scholarship and financial support as state policy and USTH’s regulations, please find more details on the website: https://usth.edu.vn
 

9. Admission fees and tuition fees
  •  Admission fee: 500,000 VND/candidate, which is submitted with the application and non-refundable in all cases.
    Candidates can pay via banking account as follows:
    - Beneficiary account name: Truong Dai hoc Khoa hoc va Cong nghe Ha Noi
    - Account number: 002 100 024 9148
    - Bank: Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam
    - Swift code: BFTVVNVX002
    - Transfer context: Candidate name_date of birth nop le phi tuyen sinh Dai hoc dot 1 (2, 3 or 4) nam 2021
  • Tentative tuition fee :

Specialty

Tuition fee/ scholar year 2021 - 2022

Vietnamese students

International students

Aeronautical Engineering program

97.860.000 VND

140.500.000 VND

Others

46.600.000 VND

69.900.000 VND

Tuition fee collected every semester (2 semesters/ year).
 

10. Contact


More information and further details including admission procedures, interview, study programs, tuition fees, can be found in English and Vietnamese at our website or via the following contact:

 

DEPARTMENT OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS
UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OF HANOI

Add:      Room 102, 1st floor, A21 building, VietNam Academy of Science and Technology,
              18 Hoang Quoc Viet, Cau Giay, Ha Noi
Tel:        +( 84-24) 7772 7748 
Email:    admission@usth.edu.vn