MA. programmes introduction in ULIS-VNU (for international students)

  1. General information

The University of Languages and International Studies (ULIS), Vietnam National University (VNU), Hanoi currently delivers 11 Master of Arts (MA) programmes:

7 programmes in Linguistics: English Linguistics, Russian Linguistics, French Linguistics, Chinese Linguistics, German Linguistics, Japanese Linguistics, Korean Linguistics

4 programmes in Language Teaching Methodology: English Language Teaching Methodology, Russian Language Teaching Methodology, French Language Teaching Methodology, Chinese Language Teaching Methodology

Website for admission http://admissions-apply.vnu.edu.vn

Hard copy admission form here!

  1. Entry requirements
  2. Bachelor of Arts in one of the following programmes: English Linguistics, Russian Linguistics, French Linguistics, Chinese Linguistics, German Linguistics, Japanese Linguistics, KoreanLinguistics, English Language Teaching Methodology, Russian Language Teaching Methodology, French Language Teaching Methodology, Chinese Language Teaching Methodology
  3. Certificate of Vietnamese proficiency (level 4/6 in the Vietnamese Language Proficiency Framework) or Certificate of English proficiency (level 4/6 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
  4. Programme structure

65 credits including a 9-15 credit MA thesis

  1. Training time

2 years of full time training with at least 18 consecutive months of taking taught components on campus

In certain circumstances, students can have 1 year of extension.

  1. Tuition fee (for international students)

The tuition fee for international students is subjected to change annually: The current tuition fee is 51.000.000VND per annum (US$2,318 approximately) plus US$200 registration fee

  1. Certificate awarded

Master of Arts in one of the following programmes: English Linguistics, Russian Linguistics, French Linguistics, Chinese Linguistics, German Linguistics, Japanese Linguistics, Korean Linguistics, English Language Teaching Methodology, Russian Language Teaching Methodology, French Language Teaching Methodology, Chinese Language Teaching Methodology

  1. Document Submission

Each applicant should submit 01 set of documents (printed on A4-size paper) listed hereunder. Documents in languages other than English or Vietnamese must be attached with duly notarized translation into English or Vietnamese. The submitted documents will not in any case be returned to the applicants

  1. Completed application form
  2. Copies and translation of degrees, diplomas and academic transcripts applicable for relevant levels of proposed study, duly notarized or certified by competent authorities of the sending country
  3. Medical examination certificate issued within 6 months from the date of application by competent health authorities of the sending country or by Vietnamese central, municipal or provincial medical bodies, clearly stating that the applicant is healthy and fit for overseas study
  4. Duly certified copies of Vietnamese Proficiency Certificates or internationally recognized certificate of the foreign language to be used for study in Vietnam (if any)
  5. Copies of financial guarantee to support study, research and living in Vietnam
  6. Duly certified copies of documents and certificates about the applicant’s aptitude, expertise, research achievements, … (if any)
  7. Copy of passport with a validity of the expected duration of study in Vietnam or at least 1 year from the expected arrival in Vietnam
  8. For further information, please contact
  • Mailing Address: Room 102 – Block A3 – University of Languages and International Studies, Vietnam National University, Hanoi, No2 Pham Van Dong Road, Cau Giay District, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Tel: (+84)24-66806770; (+84)24-37547435
  • Website: http://saudaihoc.ulis.vnu.edu.vn
  • Email:   sdhcfl@gmail.com