This Master Program in Food Technology has been constructed through collaborative network between Flemish and Vietnamese institutions including Universiteit Gent, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Vietnam National University of Agriculture, Can Tho University, Nha Trang University, and Hue University under the framework of VLIR Network Project. The curriculum of this Program has been developed based on benchmarking with other university curricula, especially with the Interuniversity program in Food Technology jointly offered by Universiteit Gent and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (IUPFOOD, Belgium) and modified to be appropriate with local conditions.
Admission requirements:
Engineers and scientists from Asia, Africa etc. must have obtained an academic Bachelor of Science degree in a discipline related to the content of the program from a recognized university, college or institute.
English proficiency requirement: candidates having obtained BSc degree from a program where English is not the language of instruction need to have obtained a score of at least 6.0 on the IELTS test (or equivalent).
Important dates:
- Submission deadline: August 15, 2021
- Selection date: August 30, 2021
- Expected date of results: September 15, 2021
- Expected enrolment date: October 15, 2021
Tuition fees:
- for students from Vietnam: 63,000,000VND /2 years (US$ 2,740 /2 years)
- for students from Lao and Cambodia: 77,120,000VND /2 years (US$ 3,355 /2 years)
- for students from other countries: 92,520,000VND /2 years (US$ 4,023 /2 years)
Each academic year, 5 full scholarships including travel cost, tuition fee, living allowances, medical insurance etc. from the VLIR Network Vietnam program, and 5 additional scholarships given by VNUA covering tuition fee, accommodation, and local health insurance will be granted to qualified students.
Submission procedure:
Hard copies of the application documents officially certified by an authorized office are sent by post or in person to: Training Management Office – Vietnam National University of Agriculture, Trau Quy, Gia Lam, Ha Noi, Vietnam. Tel: 096 2907472.
Scans of certified application documents are sent to the following email address: and
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