IU AT A GLANCE

ABOUT US

International University (IU) is one of six member universities of Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City. As an interdisciplinary university, it is the first public university in Vietnam that uses English as the primary language in teaching, learning and researching. With a highly devoted staffs and lecturers, IU promises to bring the best learning environment to not only Vietnamese students but also international students.

Fast Facts
  • Established: 2003
  • The first public English-speaking university in Vietnam
  • Schools & Departments: 10
  • Total number of students enrolled: 6,000+
  • Study levels: Undergraduate and Graduate degrees
  • Fields of Study: 14 Undergraduate and 10 Graduate programs
  • Number of Faculty: 181 in total, with 72 holding PhD degrees, 12 Associate Professors, and 04 Professors. 20% are foreign lecturers, 80% are local lecturers graduated from prestigious universities all over the world.
  • Number of Staff: 195
  • Campus location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • ASEAN University Network Quality Assurance Accreditation: BA Business Administration, BSc. Biotechnology, BSc. Computer Science and BEng. Electrical Engineering, BEng. Industrial and System Engineering, and BEng. Biomedical Engineering
  • A member of AACSB

 

Type of Academic Calendar 
Three-semester system:

  • Semester 1                : September – January
  • Semester 2                : January – June

Summer semester    : June – August

 

SCHOOLS AND DEPARTMENTS

SCHOOLS DEPARTMENTS 
School of Biotechnology Department of Biomedical Engineering
School of Business Department of Civil Engineering
School of Computer Science and Engineering Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
School of Electrical Engineering Department of English
Department of Mathematics
Department of Physics

PROGRAMS OFFERED AT IU

BACHELOR LEVEL
Business
  • Business Administration
  • Finance and Banking
Engineering
  • Automation and Control Systems
  • BioMedical Engineering
  • Electronics and Telecommunications
  • Financial Engineering & Risk Management
  • Information Technology
  • Industrial and Systems Engineering
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Civil Engineering
  • Space Engineering
Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Aquatic Resource Management
  • Food Technology
  • Biochemistry
MASTER LEVEL
Business
Engineering
Sciences
DOCTORAL LEVEL
Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration

 

 

JOINT PROGRAMS

Together with the training programs offered by International University, there are also several cooperation training programs with reputable universities all over the world. Students who successfully complete the first stage at IU and meet required IELTS or TOEFL score will be transferred to partner universities to finish the second stage. Degrees of these programs are awarded by the partner universities.

BACHELOR LEVEL

Country University Major
AUSTRALIA The University of New South Wales
  1. Business Administration
  2. Electrical and Electronic Engineering / Telecommunications  Engineering
NEW ZEALAND Auckland University of Technology
  1. Business Administration
UK The University of Nottingham
  1. Biotechnology
  2. Business Administration
  3. Electronics and Telecommunications
  4. Information Technology
University of West of England
  1. Biotechnology
  2. Business Administration
  3. Electronics and Communication Engineering
  4. Information Technology
USA Rutgers University
  1. Computer Engineering
  2. Electrical Engineering
  3. Industrial Systems Engineering
Binghamton University
  1. Computer Engineering
  2. Electrical Engineering
  3. Industrial Systems Engineering
University of Houston
  1. Business Administration

MASTER LEVEL

Country University Major
USA University of Northeastern Master of Science in Leadership