Viet Nam National University Ho Chi Minh City (VNUHCM) was established in January 1995 as a national multi-disciplinary university, formed by the merger of prestigious universities in Ho Chi Minh City. VNUHCM is currently comprised of six member universities, one research institute, one school and a number of affiliated centers and units. The member universities and research institute includes VNUHCM-University of Technology, VNUHCM-University of Science, VNUHCM-University of
Social Sciences and Humanities, VNUHCM-International University, VNUHCM-University of Information Technology, VNUHCM-University of Economics and Law and VNUHCM-Institute for Environment and Resources. The affiliated centers and units are organized and operated basing on specific functions such as training, scientific research, technology transfer, etc.
To comprehend the scope and size of our University, one should view the campus population gures of 5,662 faculty members, staff members and researchers, 60,202 undergraduate and 9,515 graduate students. Presently, VNUHCM offers 114 undergraduate programs, 114 Master’s programs and 84 Doctoral programs. With strong government support, the University has been constructing a new campus with well-equipped and up-to-date facilities on a 643- hectare area, where VNUHCM’s headquarter is located.