Admission to the University is a two-stage process coordinated through MOET. Students must first pass the High School Graduation Examination. Then they are required to pass the National Entrance Examination on Math, Chemistry, Physics or Biology that takes place in beginning of July each year.
The University of Science offers 11 undergraduate programs in Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Electronics and Telecommunications, Environmental Science, Geology, Information Technology, Materials Science, Mathematics-Computer Science, Oceanography and Physics, which accommodate over 53 specializations.
Since 1994 the University of Science applied credit system, which is conductive to students' time flexibility while requiring students to be more active in their planning and time management. In order to be awarded a BSc. Degree, a student has to gain 210 credits, of which 90 are in general subjects and 120 in his/her specialized subjects. Normally it takes students four years to complete a Bachelor's Degree. The academic year is made up of 2 compulsory semesters and an optional summer semester for uncompleted or ahead-of-schedule courses.
1. Advanced Program in Computer Science
One of ten most remarkable educational events in 2005 was approval of the project "Renovation of university education in Vietnam". With the 15 year strategies (2006-2020), the purpose of the project is to raise Vietnamese university education to advanced level in the area and to approach the advanced level of the world.
2. Honors Programs