Master in Quantitative Computational Finance (QCF)


1. ENROLLEMENT CRITERIA

· Applicants must hold a university transcript of Average Good or above.

· Application must hold a Bachelor’s Degree of Average Good or above*

· Ability to communicate in English

· Applicants must obtain an undergraduate degree in applied mathematics, computing science, finance, banking and actuarial studies.
 

2. ADMISSION PROCEDURES
Admission procedure of USTH consists of 2 steps: preliminary selection and interview.

Wave

Application deadline

Interview (expected)

1

June 18, 2017

June - July 2017

2

August 20, 2017

September 2017

  • Preliminary selection: screening on dossiers (details at Application Dossier)
  • Interview: shortlisted candidates will be interviewed in English by a jury. Invitations to an interview shall be delivered by email and telephone. Interview results shall be informed to each candidate within 10 - 15 days by email and post.

After admissions, students will be arranged by USTH into relevant English courses based on their levels. At the end of the courses, those who are not qualified will be requested to extend their English courses at USTH until all requirements are satisfied.

Attention : The enrollment schedule is divided into 2 waves to help the contestants have more time to prepare their application in the fullest possible and it have any priority between 2 waves.
 

3. INTERVIEW FEE AND TUITION FEE

· Interview fee: 100,000 VND/candidate, non-refundable in any cases (not applied for foreign resident students);

· Tuition fee for intensive English course: free of charge.
 

4. APPLICATION DOSSIER

· Application form for Master course in the academic year 2017-2018 filled in and signed with recent 3 cm x 4 cm portrait attached.

Download the application form here

· Motivation Letter in English (outlining why candidates would like to enroll in USTH).

· Curriculum Vitae in English with photo (3x4 cm)

· Certified English Translation of Bachelor Degree **

· Certified English Translation of university transcript**.;

  • Letters of recommendation;
  • 2 recent photos 3*4 cm

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

 

Attention:

Ø If the grading system is different to the 0-10 scale applied in Vietnam, a document explaining the applied grading system is required.

Ø Applicants who have completed their Bachelor programs but not yet received their diploma or official academic transcript must submit a provisional letter of graduating confirmation or temporary academic transcript (Certified copies and English translation versions). Successful candidates are required to fulfill all those documents before enrollment.
 

5. HOW TO APPLY

Applicants are required to submit Application Form and Application Dossier simultaneously in both of the following formats :

Format 1 : Send to the admissions department of USTH at:

University of Science and Technology of Hanoi (Truong Dai hoc Khoa hoc va Cong nghe Ha Noi)

Room 805, Training Building and Service

No. 18 Hoang Quoc Viet, Nghia Do, Cau Giay, Hanoi

The cover letter clearly states: "Application for Master QCF 2017"
 

Format 2 : Send via email :admission@usth.edu.vn

· Title must be : “Admissions Master-<NAME OF MASTER>-<LAST NAME>-<FIRST NAME> (e.g. Admissions Master-QCF-NGUYEN VAN A).

· Under a PDF or ZIP file named “Admissions Master-<NAME OF MASTER>-<LAST NAME>-<FIRST NAME> (e.g. Admissions Master-QCF-NGUYEN VAN A).
 

6. CONTACT:

Ms. HA Dieu My Linh, QCF Assistant, USTH

Tel : (04) 3791.7747 / (03) 3791.8618

Email : qcf@usth.edu.vn | ha-dieu-my.linh @usth.edu.vn

Địa chỉ : Room 805, 8th floor, University of Science and Technology of Hanoi,

Education and ServiceBuilding, 18 Hoàng Quốc Việt, Cầu Giấy, Hà Nội