Master Admission Call of the Academic year 2021-2022

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

USTH follows the European Bologna Process: Bachelor (3 years, 180 ECTS), Master (2 years, 120 ECTS), PhD (3 years). USTH’s teaching methods are based on high level of practice in research and development laboratories, and close linkage with industries through internships in Vietnam and other countries. The percentage of master students doing internship abroad is up to 60%. All lecturers at USTH graduate from prestigious universities, of which 75% are foreign lecturers with international teaching experience. The official teaching language at USTH is English. Annually, USTH provides various attractive scholarship policies for students.

Upon graduation, students will be granted two Master degrees (one by USTH and one by a French Institution).

For the Master of Science in International Air Transport Operation Management (IATOM), students will  be granted Master degree accredited by The École nationale de l'aviation civile (ENAC). Students will study 01 semester at USTH campus and the next 2 semesters at ENAC campus in Toulouse, France. In the final semester, the students will take  internship in Vietnam or any Asian/European country. 

  1.  Enrollment target: 101 full-time Master students for academic year 2021-2022.
  2. Training programs





Energy: Green Electricity; Bioenergy

Green Electricity



Advanced Materials Science and Nanotechnology




SPACE: Earth Observation - Astrophysics - Satellite Technologies

Science from Space

Satellite Technologies


Water- Environment- Oceanography

Water supply & Waste water treatment (W3)

Natural Water & Environmental quality (NEWS)

Hydrology & Oceanography (HO)


Medical Biotechnology – Plant Biotechnology -  Pharmacology


Drug Development

Plant Biotechnology


Information and Communication Technology

Data Mining for Internet of Things 

Infrastructure for Internet of Things 

Master of Science in International Air Transport Operation Management (IATOM)

Note: For the IATOM, the candidates will apply directly to ENAC. Please visit HERE for more information about the eligibity, admission procedures and application dossiers. 

    3. Eligibility

Vietnamese citizens and foreigners who meet the following criteria:

  • Holding a bachelor degree in relevant fields;
  • Being capable of studying in English.

Notes for candidate who enroll in the second year of the Master programs:

- Candidates who have completed M1 at a local or international foreign universities with the Bologna process (had a Maitrise diploma in France or have completed 240 ECTS – European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System), after the application review process, may be enrolled in the second year of the Master programs in accordance with the field.

- Candidates with engineering degrees from institutions accredited by CTI/PFIEV, from other training institutions recognized by authorities.

- Candidates who have a Bachelor degree of 4 years with Good or Very Good classification recognized by the French government are equivalent to the first 60 ECTS after obtaining the Bachelor degree, after the application review process, if they meet the requirements and are approved by the admission committee with the decision of Rector, they may be enrolled in M2 in accordance with the field. 

  1. Admission procedures: preliminary selection and interview in English.
  2. Admission schedules


Application deadline



March 15th, 2021 – April 29th, 2021

May, 2021


July 5th, 2021 – September 10th, 2021

October, 2021

(Interview schedules will be informed via email)

  1. Application dossier (compulsory documents are marked with “✓”)

Required documents

Vietnamese applicants

International applicants

Exchange students


Application form for Master programs in academic year 2021-2022 (download below) filled in and signed with recent 3 cm x 4 cm portrait attached


Motivation letter in English (outlining why candidates would like to enroll in USTH)


English translation of Bachelor Degree



English translation of university transcript (If the grading system is different to the 0-10 scale applied in Vietnam, a document explaining the applied grading system is required)


Copy of ID card or passport


Financial statement




Student certificate of current university




Certificate of foreign languages (English, French) (if any); merits and certificates of good study results or scholarships (if any) 





Letters of recommendation 




Curriculum Vitae - CV(if any)





download application dossier


*Applicants who are in the last year of Bachelor programs must submit updated academic transcripts and a confirmation letter on expected graduating time (copies and English translated versions).

*Applicants who have completed their Bachelor program but not yet received their diplomas must submit academic transcripts or temporary graduation certificates (copies and English translated versions).

Applicants who want to apply as exchange students must provide at least the transcripts of two recent semesters up to the present.

  1. Scholarships and fellowships

USTH provides scholarships according to state policies and USTH regulations. Call for scholarship application will be announced on USTH website at the beginning of the academic year via the following link:

  1. 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 Thac si dot 1 (or 2) nam 2021
  • Tuition fees:

Vietnamese students

International students

46,800,000 VND/ year 

(equivalent to 2,000 USD)

93,600,000 VND/ year 

(equivalent to 4,000 USD)


Tuition fees are collected by semesters for Vietnamese students and by academic years for international students.

Admission fee and tuition fees are waived for exchange students from member universities of the USTH consortium.

  1. Application dossier submission

Applicants are required to submit their application dossiers in both ways:

-  Sending the scanned dossiers in PDF format or in ZIP files to The title of the submission email should be as follows: “Master admission <name of major> - wave… - <FULL NAME> (e.g. Master Admission –Water Environment Oceanography-Wave 1- NGUYEN VAN A).

-  Submitting the hardcopy dossiers in person or by post to the following address:



Address: R102, A21 Building, 18 Hoang Quoc Viet, Cau Giay District, Hanoi
Tel: (+84) 24 77 74 77 48 / Hotline: +84 8 88 55 77 48

For more information on the study programs, tuition fees, dormitory and degrees, please visit our website ( or contact Department of Academic Affairs via the phone numbers and email address provided above.