International University, an affiliate of Vietnam National University HCMC, is a multi-disciplinary university with diverse majors. It is the first public university in Vietnam where English is used as the language of instruction, and research. The university's mission is to be recognized as one of the top research-oriented universities in Vietnam and in Asia.

IU offers 14 different undergraduate programs including Business Administration, Banking Finance, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Food Technology, Aquatic Resources Management, Biochemistry, Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Automation and Control Engineering, Industrial and System Engineering, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Financial Engineering and Risk Management. Seven graduate programs are offered in Biotechnology, Electrical Engineering, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Information Technology Management, Business Administration, Applied Mathematics.

All programs offered at IU are designed in line with those from associate universities in the U.S. and Europe, and has a great number of collaborators and partners around the world.


Course Description

Available fields of study are listed below. For syllabi, please see the links or feel free to email ISEP to request others. Please click here for the course list for Business.


  1. English Linguistics and Literature
  2. Business Administration
  3. Finance and Banking
  4. Biotechnology
  5. Food technology
  6. Fisheries Management
  7. Chemistry
  8. Information technology
  9. Civil Engineering
  10. Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering
  11. Control Engineering and Automation
  12. Environmental Engineering
  13. Space Engineering
  14. Industrial and System Engineering
  15. Logistic and Supply Chain Management
  16. Biomedical Engineering
  17. Applied Mathematics
  18. Chemical Engineering
  19. Data Science


  1. Business Administration
  2. Biotechnology
  3. Information Technology Management
  4. Electronics Technology
  5. Industrial Systems Engineering
  6. BioMedical Engineering
  7. Applied Mathematics
  8. Food Technology


1.    Biotechnology

2.  Business Administration

Website for Course Availability

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(in English)

Fields of Study

  • Biology

    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

  • Business:

    Accounting Business Management Finance International Business/Trade/Commerce Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management Management Information Systems Marketing

  • Computer and Information Sciences

    Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

  • Engineering:

    Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering Civil Engineering Computer Engineering Electrical and Electronics Engineering Robotics, and Automation Engineering Systems Engineering

  • Hospitality and Tourism

    Hospitality Management

  • Natural Resources/Conservation

    Marine Resources Management

Academic Requirements

  • U.S. GPA: 2.5 or higher
  • TOEFL iBT Score: 79
  • IELTS Score: 6
  • LPR accepted as alternate to TOEFL or IELTS
  • LPR Writing Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Reading Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Listening Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
  • LPR Speaking Score: B2 - Intermediate High-Advanced
LPR = ISEP Language Proficiency Report

Other Academic Conditions

PASSPORT: All students must have a valid passport to participate in this program. If you do not have a valid passport, we suggest you start the application process as soon as possible.

VISA/RESIDENCE PERMIT: Most students attending this program will be required to obtain a visa/residence permit. For more information on the process and estimated cost, please review the ISEP Country Handbook here.

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