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VNU University of Languages & International Studies (VNU ULIS)

Foundation date

VNU University of Language and International Studies was established in 1955.

Mission Statement

ULIS is a prestigious university in languages, linguistics, international studies and related social sciences and humanities in Vietnam. Its mission is to contribute to Vietnam’s national development through the pursuit of excellence in education, research, and the provision of quality services relevant to the needs of society. We particularly value creativity, passion for learning, honesty, responsibility and the ability to adapt to an increasingly competitive and multicultural world.

 

GOVERNING BOARD

President: Dr. Đỗ Tuấn Minh

Vice-president: Assoc. Prof. Ngô Minh Thủy

Vice-president: Dr. Phạm Văn Ngọc

Vice-president: Dr. Nguyễn Xuân Long

 

 

ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

 

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

English, Russian, French, Chinese, German, Japanese, Korean Arabic.

 

FAST-TRACK PROGRAMS

• Teacher Education in English, Russian, French, Chinese

• Translation and Interpreting in English

 

JOINT DEGREE AND COOPERATIVE PROGRAMS

 • VNU ULIS has partnered with VNU University of Economics and Business (VNU UEB) to offer double-degree programs, under which arrangements students will receive two separate degrees: the degree of Bachelor in English and the degrees of Bachelor in International Business, Finance and Banking, or Business Administration.

• VNU ULIS has also worked with the School of Law and VNU University of Social Science and Humanities to offer double degrees in law, or tourism, per the students’ choosing.

• Double-major courses are provided via a partnership between VNU ULIS and VNU UEB.

 

PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMS WITH FOREIGN UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES

 With Chinese Universities, French Universities, United States Universities and Colleges

 

OTHER INTERNATIONAL PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMS

 • VNU ULIS offers courses in English and Vietnamese to students from China, Russia, Korea, Laos, etc.

• VNU ULIS currently runs a number of joint partnership and student exchange programs with Japanese universities. Japan Foundation, a part of the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs is very active in promoting exchange programs, especially with ULIS. It annually offers VNU ULIS lecturers and students field trips, as well as short training courses in Japan.

• The University has also worked very closely with South Korean universities and KOICA, Korea Foundation on staff and student exchange programs.

 

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

 The University offers Master’s degrees in:

 • English, Russian, French, Chinese, German, Japanese linguistics

• Theory and Methodology in Teaching English, Russian, French, Chinese Doctoral degrees are awarded in six disciplines:

• English, Russian, French, Chinese linguistics

• Theory and Methodology in Teaching English, Russian, Chinese, French

 

ARTICULATION OF PROGRAMS

 Partnership with the University of Southern New Hampshire (USA), Waikato University (New Zealand)

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION

 • Bachelor degrees in: Foreign Languages or Foreign Language Teacher Education in English and Japanese, Foreign Language Teacher Education for the post-junior college level, second foreign languages with two disciplines: English and Chinese.

• Refresher courses in which participants are awarded degrees after the courses to acknowledge they have been trained to the standards and requirement of university level.

 

UPPER SECONDARY EDUCATION

 (The Foreign Language Specializing High School)

As an affiliate of VNU ULIS, the Foreign Language Specializing School (FLSS) enrolls and prepares students who have an aptitude for languages.

Currently, FLSS teaches six specialized foreign languages including English, Russian, French, Chinese, German and Japanese.

 

OFFICES

 

OFFICE OF GENERAL ADMINISTRATION

Tel: (04) 37547269

Head: MA. Vũ Tiến Thịnh.

 

OFFICE OF PERSONNEL ORGANIZATION

Head: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Trịnh Đức Thái

 

OFFICE OF TRAINING

Tel: (04) 22411728; (04) 22411405; (04) 37548137

Head: Dr. Hà Lê Kim Anh

 

OFFICE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Tel: (04) 37547042 / (04) 37547269

Head: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lâm Quang Đông

 

OFFICE OF POLITICS AND STUDENT AFFAIRS

Tel: (04) 37548.874 - (04) 37548.874

Head: MA. Vũ Văn Hải

 

OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION

Tel: (04) 37548.874

Head: Dr. Đỗ Minh Hoàng

 

OFFICE OF ACCOUNTING & FINANCE

Tel: (04) 37548.874

Head: Lê Thị Khánh Trang

 

OFFICE OF ADMINISTRATION & SECURITY 

Tel: (04) 37547351

Head: MA. Phạm Văn Kim

 

BOARD OF INSPECTORS

Tel: (04) 22422732

Chairman: Dr. Đặng Ngọc Đức

 

ACADEMIC FACULTIES, DIVISIONS, AND SCHOOLS 

 

FACULTY OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHER EDUCATION

Tel: (04) 37548874

Dean: Dr. Trần Hoài Phương

Divisions:

English Division 1, English Division 2, Division of English Linguistics, Division of English Literature & Country Studies, Division of English Language Teaching, Division of Translation, Division of English for Special Purposes, Division of Second Foreign Languages, Fast-track Division.

 

FACULTY OF ENGLISH

Tel: (84-4) 2243 1401; (84-4) 3858-4968; (84-4) 3858-1426

Dean: Dr. Vũ Thị Thanh Nhã

Divisions:

Division of English for Natural Sciences, Division of English for Social Sciences and Humanities, Division of English for Technology, Division of English for Economics, Division of English for Law, Division of Second Foreign Languages, Division of International Standard Program.  

In the Faculty there are currently 02 Doctors, more than 50 Masters and a number of staff who are candidates for domestic and foreign MA courses. Staff under the age of 30 accounts for over 70% of the Faculty’s staff.

 

FACULTY OF LINGUISTICS AND CULTURES OF ENGLISH-SPEAKING COUNTRIES

Tel: (84-4) 66808713

Dean: Dr. Đỗ Thị Thanh Hà

Divisions: Divisions of Country Studies, Division of Literature – Cross-cultural Communication, Division of English Linguistics.

The Faculty’s mission is to train Bachelors of various majors (English language teacher education, English translator training) and programs (mainstream, fast-track, in-service, double major, etc.) as well as train PhD candidates of two majors of language theory and language teaching. Besides, it is also assigned to prepare English textbooks for higher education, post-graduate studies, and secondary education as well as cultivate nationwide high school and college teachers.

 

FACULTY OF RUSSIAN LINGUISTICS AND CULTURE

Tel: (04) 37548874; (04) 37548874

Dean: Dr. Nguyễn Thị Thu Huyền

Divisions:

Division of Practical Russian 1, Division of Practical Russian 2, Division of Practical Russian 3, Division of Practical Russian 4, Division of Russian Translation, Division of Russian Language Theory, Division of Russian Language Teaching.

Faculty’s Associate Professors and Doctors:

Prof.Dr. Đỗ Đình Tống, Dr. Trịnh Thị Phan Anh, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyễn Hữu Chinh, Dr. Nguyễn Tùng Cương, Dr. Đặng Ngọc Đức, Dr. Đinh Thị Thu Huyền, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyễn Quý Mão, Dr. Lưu Bá Minh, Sc.D. Lê Đức Thụ, Dr. Đặng Thị Sâm, Dr. Tô Thị Ngân Anh.

 

FACULTY OF FRENCH LINGUISTICS AND CULTURE

Tel: (04) 37548874

Dean: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Đinh Hồng Vân

Divisions:

Division of Practical French 1, Division of Practical French 2, Division of Practical French 3, Division of Practical French 4, Division of French Translation, Division of French Language Theory, Division of French Language Teaching.

Faculty’s Associate Professors and Doctors:

Dr. Trần Đình Bình, Dr. Nguyễn Vân Dung, Dr. Vi Văn Đính, Dr. Trần Thế Hùng, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Vũ Thị Ngân, Dr. Trịnh Đức Thái, Dr. Phạm Thị Thật, Dr. Nguyễn Hữu Thọ, Assoc.Prof.Dr.  Nguyễn Quang Thuấn, Dr. Nguyễn Việt Tiến, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Phan Thị Tình, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyễn Lân Trung, Dr. Nguyễn Quang Trường, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Trần Thế Hùng, Dr. Đinh Hồng Vân, Dr. Nguyễn Thị Bình.

 

FACULTY OF CHINESE LINGUISTICS AND CULTURE

Tel: (04) 37548874 + 305

Dean: Dr. Phạm Minh Tiến

Divisions:

Division of Practical Chinese 1+2, Division of Practical Chinese 3+4, Division of Chinese Translation, Division of Chinese Language Theory, Division of Chinese Language Teaching.

Faculty’s Associate Professors and Doctors:

Dr. Nguyễn Hoàng Anh, Dr. Phạm Ngọc Hàm, Dr. Hoa Ngọc Sơn, Dr. Vũ Thị Hà, Dr. Hà Lê Kim Anh.

FACULTY OF KOREAN LINGUISTICS AND CULTURE

Tel: (04) 6684 5941

Dean: MA. Trần Thị Hường

Divisions:

Division of Korean, Division of Korean Linguistics, Division of Korean Studies

FACULTY OF OCCIDENTAL LINGUISTICS AND CULTURE

Tel: (04) 37548874 + 309

Dean: Dr. Lê Hoài Ân

Faculty’s Associate Professors and Doctors:

Dr. Lê Tuyết Nga, Dr. Nguyễn Thị Hồng Vân, Dr. Lê Hoài Ân

 

FACULTY OF ORIENTAL LINGUISTICS AND CULTURE

Tel: (04) 37548874 + 308

Dean: Dr. Đào Thị Nga My

Divisions: Division of Japanese Translation, Division of Japanese Linguistics, Division of Japanese, Division of Japanese Language Theory, Division of Arabic

 

FACULTY OF GRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE STUDIES

Tel: (04) 37547435; (04) 66806770 + 311

Dean: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Huỳnh Anh Tuấn

 

FACULTY OF CONTINUING EDUCATION

Tel: (04) 37548532; (04) 37548874 +312

Dean: MA. Vũ Thị Quỳnh

 

DIVISION OF EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY

Tel: (04) 37548874 + 318

Head: Dr. Nguyễn Thị Thắng

  

DIVISION OF VIETNAMESE LINGUISTICS AND CULTURE

Tel: (04) 66808760 + 319

Head: Dr. Chử Thị Bích

 

FOREIGN LANGUAGE SPECIALIZED SCHOOL

Tel: (04) 37548874 + 315

Principal: Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyễn Thành Văn

 

CENTERS

 

CENTER FOR LANGUAGE EDUCATION RESEARCH & QUALITY ASSURANANCE

Tel: (04) 66808961; (04) 37548874 + 226

Director: Dr. Nguyễn Thị Minh Tâm

 

CENTER FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Tel: (04) 37548874 + 229

Director: MA. Khoa Anh Việt

 

CENTER FOR TESTING AND EXAMINATION ASSESSMENT

Tel: (04) 37547851; (04) 66865916

 Diretor: Dr. Nguyễn Thị Ngọc Quỳnh

 

CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION

Tel: (04) 37549073

Director: Dr. Hoa Ngọc Sơn

 

CENTER OF LINGUISTICS AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

Director: Dr: Nguyễn Ngọc Anh

 

Staff

760

Of which

 

Professors:

4

Associate Professors:

18

Doctors:

70

Students

 

Full-time:

5,000

Part-time:

8500

Graduate students:

920

Gifted school pupils:

1,277

 

INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION

VNU ULIS has always pursued a policy of bilateral and multi-lateral cooperation with educational institutions, governmental and non-governmental organizations. Committed to its strategy for enhancement of its excellence in training and research, VNU ULIS has been forward-looking and pro-active in interactions with the world’s higher education community. Academic links, which have been established between VNU ULIS and fifty-five institutions all over the world, have increased the exposure of the College’s faculty and students to state-of-the-art developments in language education and language teacher education. Through international co-operation and partnership, the University has enjoyed valuable support and assistance from its partner institutions for staff and resource development.

Forms of cooperation might include: exchange of academic information and materials, staff and student exchange, development of joint research programs and projects, co-organization of conferences, workshops, seminars and training courses, partnership in developing and delivering new courses or customized training programs. Currently, there are nearly 200 foreign students studying at VNU ULIS.

High priorities are given to the joint development and delivery of degree programs in such areas as Business Administration, Educational Leadership, Hospitality Industry, Applied Linguistics with English and other languages being the medium of instruction. The University welcomes international partners who are keen on those programs.

 

CONTACT ADDRESS:

 VNU UNIVERSITY OF LANGUAGE& INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

International Relations Office

Pham Van Dong, Cau Giay, Hanoi

Tel: (84.4) 37547269

Fax: (84.4) 37548057

Email: ulis@moet.edu.vn

Website: www.ulis.vnu.edu.vn