Key Research Programs


In recent years, thanks to the investment in facilities for scientific research as well as improvement in scientific and technological management, the scale of the approved themes for registration has been increased considerably. In period 2011-2015, VNUHCM has 139 state-level projects, 691 VNUHCM level projects and 93 provincial-level projects. The topics and projects are diverse and focus on key programs in the fields of Science and Technology, Information Technology and Communication, Mechanical Engineering and Automation, Science and Technology of Materials and Nanotechnology, Renewable Energy, Biotechnology , Earth Science and Environment and Social Sciences and humanities in the Southern region. Research activities has been contributing to the training of highly qualified human resources, developing  new technologies and making scientific inventions.
With the goal of becoming a regional scientific research and high quality training institution, VNUHCM took emphasis on investing and developing key research groups. Until now, a number of research groups have been established with the aim of approaching international and regional level and developing domestic and abroad scientific cooperative relations. Through an oriented interest, VNUHCM gained resonating achievements in science and technology, contributing to the success of the Industrialization – Modernization process of Viet Nam.
In coming years, VNUHCM will strive relentlessly to innovate new scientific management on the basis of “researcher-centric, achievement-measurer” to contribute more to the scientific movement within our system.




  • Research