Admission Call for Master programs of the Academic year 2022-2023

University of Science and Technology of Hanoi (USTH, also known as Vietnam France University) 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 70% 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 which are widely recognized in the world (one by USTH and one by a French Institution).
1.  Enrollment target: 100 full-time Master students for academic year 2022-2023.
2. Training programs
No Programs  Majors
1 Advanced Materials Science and Nanotechnology Nano-physics
2 SPACE: Earth Observation - Astrophysics - Satellite Technologies Science from Space
Satellite Technologies
3 Applied Environmental Sciences Sustainable Water and Ecosystem Protection
Hydrology & Oceanography
4 Medical Biotechnology – Plant Biotechnology -  Pharmacology Biomedicine
Drug Development
Plant Biotechnology
5 Information and Communication Technology Data Mining for Internet of Thing
Infrastructure for Internet of Thing

3.  Eligibility

Vietnamese citizens and foreigners who meet the following criteria:
  • Holding a bachelor degree in relevant fields;
  • Being capable of studying in English.
4. Admission procedures: preliminary selection and interview in English.
5. Admission schedules
Wave Application deadline Interview
1 15/3/2022 – 25/4/2022 Tháng 5/2022
2 01/8/2022 – 10/9/2022 Tháng 10/2022
(Detailed interview schedules will be announced via email)

6. Application dossier (compulsory documents are marked with “✓”)
  Required documents Vietnamese applicants International applicants Exchange students
1 Application form for Master programs in academic year 2022-2023 (download from filled in and signed with recent 3 cm x 4 cm portrait attached
2 Motivation letter in English (outlining why candidates would like to enroll in USTH)
3 English translation of Bachelor Degree *  
4 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) **
5 Copy of ID card or passport
6 Financial statement    
7 Student certificate of current university    
8 Certificate of foreign languages (English, French) (if any); merits and certificates of good study results or scholarships (if any)       
9 Letters of recommendation    
10 Curriculum Vitae - CV(if any)      
* 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.
download application dossier

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

8. Fees
  • Admission fee: 500,000 VND/candidate, which is submitted with the application and non-refundable in all cases.
  • Tuition fees:
Tuition fee/ Scholar year 2022-2023
Vietnamese students International students
46,600,000 VND
(equivalent to 2,000 USD)
93,600,000 VND
(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.
9. 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 – Green Electricity -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 consult our website ( or contact Department of Academic Affairs via the phone numbers and email address provided above.
To download the admission call, please click HERE