Master in Public Policy - Policy Analysis

Application eligibility 

  • A bachelor's degree or an equivalence from a recognized institution
  • At least 2 years of working experience 
  • Complete foundation courses as required by the Ministry of Education and Training for those who did not graduate from Economics or Management majors 

Online application 

Admissions format: entrance examination

Types of exam:

  1. Quantitative skills (60 minutes) 
  2. English (60 minutes) 

For sample questions, please click here (Vietnamese only)

English test exemptions

Candidates meeting the following requirements may be exempted from English language proficiency requirement:

  • A bachelor's or Master's degree (full-time mode) in English language
  • A bachelor's or Master's degree granted by an English-speaking institution (no interpretation)
  • IELTS score of at least 5.5 or iBT TOEFL of at least 61. English language scores are valid only if dated within two years of application deadline

Admission Procedure*

  • Complete the online application form on time 
  • Take the entrance examination (in Vietnamese)
  • Students scoring 50% or more in each test are invited to join the admission interview
  • Criteria for selection:
    • Test results 
    • Quality of personal essay
    • Interview result 
    • Social contribution potential 

* Application form, personal essay and interview must be done in English

Master in Public Policy - Leadership & Management

Application eligibility 

  • A bachelor's degree or an equivalence from a recognized institution
  • At least 5 years of working experience 
  • Complete foundation courses as required by Ministry of Education and Training for those who did not graduate from Economics or Management majors 

Online application 

  • Online application form 
  • Personal essays (600-800 words). For guidelines on personal essays, please click here (Vietnamese only).
  • Passport photo (4x6 cm) 
  • Scanned copies of bachelor (or higher) degree and other relevant certificates
  • Scanned copy of valid English certificate: 
    • IELST score of at least 4.5; iBT Toelf of at least 45; TOEIC of at least 450; or 
    • B1 English certificates issued by these institutions: Thai Nguyen University, Ha Noi University, Ha Noi University of Education, University of Languages and International Studies – Vietnam National University Hanoi, Da Nang University of Foreign Languages; Hue University – University of Foreign Languages, Ho Chi Minh City University of Education, and Can Tho University of Pedagogy; or
    • Bachelor's degree or master's degree in English language; or 
    • Bachelor's or master's degree granted by an English-speaking institution (no interpretation). 

Admissions format: Interview 

Admission Procedure **

  • Complete online application form on time 
  • Complete the admission interview 
  • Criteria for selection: 
    • Application form 
    • Quality of personal essay 
    • Interview result
    • Social contribution potential 

** Application form, personal essay and interview can be done in Vietnamese 

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