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PhD Programs

1. PhD programs at LHU

- Business Administration (Code: 9340101)

- Computer Science (Code: 9480101)

2. Admission method: Admission assessment

3. Duration: 3 - 4 years

4. Admission timeline

- Applications and admission fees: Before September 2022

- Admission assessment for PhD students: October 2022

- Announcement of results: December 2022

5. PhD requirements

To be eligible for PhD programs at LHU, candidates must meet the entry requirements as follows:

(1) Good/excellent University diploma or Master's degree

(2) Publish at least one article or a report related to the field of study in a scientific journal or in the proceedings or in a peer-reviewed scientific conference within 3 years (36 months) up to the date of registration

(3) Vietnamese citizens must have one of the following foreign language diplomas or certificates:

a) A University diploma or a master's degree granted by a foreign training institution to a full-time student whose used language is English or another foreign language

b) University diplomas in foreign languages granted by Vietnamese training institutions

c) TOEFL iBT test minimum scores - 45 overall or IELTS (Academic test) - overall score of 5 or above granted by an international and Vietnamese recognized testing organization within 2 years (24 months) up to the date of registration

d) Ability to communicate in professional English

(4) Foreign citizens must have a minimum Vietnamese language proficiency of Level 4 or higher according to the Vietnamese language competency framework for foreigners or meeting foreign language requirements of the training institution

(5) Eligibility for management experience and seniority according to the specific requirements of each admission major prescribed by the head of the training institution

6. How to apply for a PhD program

- An application form (Download form)

- A personal CV (Sample)

- A certified copy of diploma or certificate or a copy enclosed with the original for comparison:

+ University diploma and academic transcript

+ Master's degree and academic transcript

+ Valid foreign language diplomas or certificates

+ Other diplomas or certificates (if any)

- Diplomas and transcripts issued by foreign training institutions must be translated, notarized and recognized by the authority according to the current regulations

- Evidence of scientific research experience - Section (2), 6 copies of published scientific works (bound in volumes, name and list on the cover)

- 1 original and 5 copies of the recommendation letter written by at least one scientist holding the title of professor, associate professor or a doctor of science, doctor who has participated in professional activities with the candidate

- 6 outlines of research plans

- 5 new photographs (3x4cm)

- A health certificate

- A notarized copy of Identification Card

7. Contact Us:

+ The Faculty of Postgraduate Studies 

Address: Room B105, campus 1


Tel: (+84)61 3951924 - (+84)936 981018 - (+84)983 466496 - (+84)908 963345 - (+84)938 308711

Hot line: (+84) 913 613 393


+ Office of Academic Affairs

Tel: (+84)943.058.699

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