MA. Introduction of Training Programme in English Linguistics


(Issued in accordance with Decision 2140 QDDHNN dated October 11, 2018)

  1. Program structure

65 credits, of which, 32 credits of compulsory courses, 18-24 credits of elective courses and 9-15 credits of MA thesis (40-80 pages; 12.500-25.000 words)

Total number of credits of the training program: 65 credits, in which

– General knowledge block (compulsory):           08 credits

– Basic and specialized knowledge blocks:          42-48 credits

+ Compulsory:                                                      24 credits

+ Elective:                                                            18-24 credits

– MA thesis:                                                          9-15 credits

  1. Details of training program

  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

The tuition fee for international students is subjected to change annually: The current tuition fee is 60.000.000VND per annum (US$2,730 approximately) plus US$200 registration fee.

Visa fee: 135 USD/ year (as by Immigration Department – Ministry of Public Security, Vietnam)

Hostel fee: 40 USD/ student/ month (room of six) or 250 USD/ month (single room)

NOTE:  Students will be assisted in getting a study visa (with multiple entries) on arrival at the International Airports and the tuition fee will have been paid before getting any visa assistance.

  1. Scholarships

Annually, ULIS – VNU awards scholarships to international students registered in M.A programs. The amount awarded can vary depending on the current financial aid policies of ULIS – VNU. The maximum amount awarded is equal to three-fourths of the tuition fee a student pays for one academic year.

International M.A. students who have articles published in ISI and Scopus indexed journals during their study at ULIS-VNU are awarded 32,000,000 VND (thirty two million Vietnamese Dong) per article.

  1. Certificate awarded

Master of Arts in English Linguistics

  1. 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
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