Call for International Applications Master Program in Food Technology AY 2021-2023

Vietnam National University of Agriculture is pleased to announce that applications for Master Program in Food Technology taught in English for the academic year 2021 – 2023 are now open. This Master Program 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 an IELTS score of at least 6.0 (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 Laos 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 fees, living allowances, medical insurance etc. from the VLIR Network Vietnam program, and 5 additional scholarships given by VNUA covering tuition fees, accommodation, and local health insurance will be granted to qualified students.

Please find the detailed announcementleaflet, and application forms embedded.

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, Viet Nam. Cell phone: +84-962-907-472.

Scans of certified application documents are sent to the following email address: and