Application Requirements

Required degree and minimum GPA

  • Students who want to apply for the Master of Science in CompEng program must have Bachelor (or comparable) degree in either: Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, or related engineering field (Students who have a bachelor degree in Computer Science will not be accepted)
  • Compared to the Vietnamese rating system (100% maximum, minimum grade to pass 50%), applicants should have an average of at least 65%. All foreign grades will be evaluated according to this system.

If there are both three-year and four-year Bachelor’s programs, the applicants’ degree has to result from a four-year program. For international applicants, a Bachelor's Degree in a top-ranking university in their countries is more likely to be recognized.

Language requirements

  • IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550 (PBT), 79 (iBT).
  • Otherwise the applicants have to take the onSET English exam organized by VGU and achieve a minimum score of 60. If you are admitted, and you choose to accept, it is obligatory to take a 12-week English preparation courses offered by VGU free of charge.

Online Application




Classes Relocation to Ho Chi Minh City

Starting from Academic Year 2016–17, all CompEng classes will be organized at VGU HCMC campus (Phú Nhuận district).

Tentative interview dates:

  • Round 1: 06.05.2017
  • Round 2: 24.06.2017
  • Round 3: 29.07.2017

Application deadline: 1 week before each round