tvu / Tra Vinh University
Automation and control technology, IT, Environment, Aqua-agriculture
Tra Vinh Vietnam
Program A/B
2021 Spring (2nd Cycle)
GPA 75% (Prerequisite)

General Information

Host Institution

Overview of Tra Vinh University

Tra Vinh is a poor province in the Mekong River Delta with the population of more than 1 million in which ethnic minor group (Khmer people accounts for 30% of the province’s population). 

Tra Vinh University (TVU) is the only university in Tra Vinh province located in the Mekong Delta, which was approved to take the educational and training mission. In 2006, TVU was developed to university from Tra Vinh Community College that was established in 2001 under the framework of the Vietnam-Canada Community College Project (VCCCP) funded by the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA). The VCCCP was able to successfully adapt the Canadian community college model in a Vietnamese context under the leadership of Dr. Pham Tiet Khanh, Rector of Tra Vinh University and President of the Vietnam Association of Community Colleges (VACC). 

Tra Vinh University is also the member of College and University of Canada (CiCan).

Tra Vinh University is composed of various schools, departments, offices, and centres that are distributed on four campuses. Only Campus I, its total land area is 40 hectares with new facilities and equipment for teaching, learning and researching. The university has more than 900 staff/faculty and about 25,000 students, and 43 units in which there are 12 Schools being responsible for training in fields: Nano Technology; Southern Khmer Language, Culture and Arts; Medicine-Pharmacy-Odonto-stomatology; Agri-aquaculture; Engineering and Technology; Economics-Law; Foreign Languages;  Office Administration-Vietnamese Studies and Pedagogy. 

TVU provides multi-level, multi-discipline and articulation training programs from high school programs, certificate granting courses, short and long-term courses, college, university and post graduate programs to all learners at all ages with special care for women, ethnic minority and people with special need; meeting the long-life learning demand for learners; closely linking to enterprises, employers in order to ensure skill-driven training and ensure the best employment opportunity for learners; aiming at a typical university in professional educational system in Vietnam and success in international integration. Its vision is to become one of the best community-driven universities not only in the region but also across Vietnam.  

The institution establishes relationships with public agencies, socio-political organizations, educational units, enterprises, employers, employees, and international organizations, all to aim at carrying the university core activities: scientific research, admission and scientific and technological transfer, service provisions, the need for human resources and job opportunity for local and regional people. 

Among of those responsibilities, international collaboration is considered one of the focuses as the university developmental strategy. Indeed, TVU has been establishing international collaborations in education, training and other fields with organizations and institutions from America, Canada, Australia and Asia. TVU has established partnership with institutions and universities in Australia, Belarus, Cambodia, Canada, China, France, Hungary, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Switzerland, Thailand, the Netherlands, the Philippines, the United Kingdom, and the U.S.

Mailing Address
126 Nguyen Thien Thanh , Tra Vinh , Tra Vinh

Study Abroad Year
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
2nd cycle: 22/Sep/2020

*Application reception will begin on the 2nd cycle

Contact information

Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

2students / Semester

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒

Update date 13/Jul/2020 02:45:42
Outline ID 744

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content This program is for international students to do the exchange for one semester in Tra Vinh University (TVU) . Beside the academic, students will be able to explore the and attend cultural activities at the university.
In addition, TVU is a good place for those who want to do research on climate change and tropical research.
Teaching Language Englsih
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 01/Feb/2021 To: 30/Jun/2021
Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
IELTS: 5 - 5.5, TOEFL iBT: 72 - 86, TOEIC: 670 - 785(Prerequisite)

Academic Field
GPA 3 / 4 (75%)(Prerequisite)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory

Housing charge
  • USD $65 per month
Home stay
  • USD $65 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 300 - 400 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process

Please inform prospective dates of acceptance if the dates would be later than UMAP's Timeline for onlire placement period. It helps students to choose their preferences.

Link to the Course List available for international students / Other related links

Regular Academic Calendar (indicate the period)

First Semester
From:01/Oct/2021To:22/Jan/2022(4 months)
Second Semester
From:14/Feb/2021To:30/Jun/2021(4 months)
Third Semester
Fourth Semester
Website of academic year

Semester Load in Credits/Units

1UCTS = 1Credit/1.5ECTS/3CATS *What's UCTS?


General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

This program has been closed for appplications

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