Global Engineering Program in Information and Communication Technology (Global ICT) was started off in 2009. Until now, there have been 3 cohorts having graduated. The aim of this educational program is to train global engineers that are good at not only Information and Communication Technology but also English - an international language. These engineers will play the bridging role in connecting the Vietnamese ICT market and the international ICT market all over the world..


  • 5 years standard educational duration with 166 credits in total.
  • Global ICT program provides intensive English training in the first academic year in order to improve English skills of students including listening, speaking, reading, writing and integrated skills.
  • All specialized courses are given in English with the curricula meeting international standards, where the practical time in the laboratory is equivalent to the theoretical time in the classroom.
  • The program provides fundamental courses in Information and Communication Technology such as Programming Language, Software Technology, Computer Network, Database and Computer Architecture.
  • The program provides advanced courses in designing and developing Smart Software, Internet Applications, Embedded Systems and Network System Administrations.
  • All students are sent to industry to do an internship at the third academic year.
  • All students do continuous researches under the supervision of faculty members from the fourth academic year.

Global ICT Program book

Studying with Japanese students


Students testing their robots

International learning environments

  • The program receives frequently exchange and full-time students from Japan (2), Australia (1), Germany (2), Spain (1), Indonesia (1), Korea (1).
  • The program receives from times to times international professors for giving courses. For example professors from The University of Iowa (America), Uppsala University (Sweden), Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (Korea), Shibaura Institute of Technology (Japan), University of Turku (Finland) and many other universities all over the world ...

Collaborating activities of Global ICT Program

Global ICT students together with 4 exchange students from German and Japan

Exchange and scholarship opportunities - "Global ICT goes everywhere"

Job Opportunities

  • Working in big corporations in Asia, America and Europe in large international projects
  • Working as key Engineer in Vietnamese companies aiming at foreign market.
  • Gain higher base salary offers than normal engineers thanks to the abilities of working with overseas partners.

Admission for international exchange students

Global ICT program welcomes all international students. International students can apply for fulltime study or one semester exchange in Global ICT program. From 2015 Global ICT program have received 1 fulltime student from Korea and 7 exchange students from Spain, Japan, Germany, Australia and Indonesia.


Interested students should send following documents to the address:

  • CV with contact information
  • Letter of purpose
  • Transcript of university academic records
  • List of courses that student wishes to take.
  • International English test results: TOEFL or TOEIC or IELTS

Important dates

Semester 1 (Autumn) Semester 2 (Spring) Note
Application Deadline May 30th Oct 30th 2.5 month before the starting of the Semester
Acceptance Notification June November 2 weeks after reception of application
Expected Arrival Date Middle of August Middle of January Begining of the semester
Orientation August Middle of January Begining of the semester
Semester Period August -January next year January –June

Contact us

Office: B1-504, Hanoi University of Science and Technology