Vietnam National University - Hanoi or Đại học Quốc gia Hà Nội (VNU) - public higher education institution in Vietnam. VNU began its activity in 1945. Vietnam National University - Hanoi has an urban campus in Hanoi.

University ranking. According to the international ratings Vietnam National University - Hanoi is the leading university of Vietnam and a desirable place to study for the majority of students. Vietnam National University - Hanoi is considered to be one of the most prestigious universities on the planet, securing the place in the top 5% of the world’s best universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The certificate of prior academic performance along with exam results is required for submission by the admission committee. It is worth noting that the university has a liberal admission policy accepting 1 out of 3 applicants. The academic year is traditionally divided into semesters. 2,500 USD/год. VNU is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 2,500 USD per year of study. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website

The composition of the university. Vietnam National University - Hanoi is average in size with a capacity of 10 thousand students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. The Approximate number of specialists teaching at VNU is 662. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. The university is also present on social media platforms: Linkedin.

Infrastructure of VNU. The university has a dedicated library. Vietnam National University - Hanoi has a variety of sports facilities which might be important to many students. It is a member of Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL), as well as ASEAN University Network (AUN).
Ranking   1607   1
Đại học Quốc gia Hà Nội
Country Vietnam
City Hanoi
Bachelor (foreigners) 2,500 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 2,500 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 0 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 0 USD/year.
Living expenses $367 -655 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 30%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1945
Abbreviation VNU
Teachers 662
Students 9,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Education and Training, Vietnam
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• ASEAN University Network (AUN)
World ranking 1607
Country ranking 1
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1607
Cost of living in Hanoi
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 167 253
Food 121 192
Transportation 7 34
Communications and utilities 32 43
Clothing 17 64
Sports and leisure 23 70
Total 367 655
Accommodation in Hanoi USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 169
Shared room in city centre 255
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 250
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 357
Alternative title
French Université nationale du Viêt-nam de Hanoï
vi Đại học Quốc gia Hà Nội
Chinese 河内国家大学
old Vietnam National University
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