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Vietnam

Queen's University Belfast welcomes students from Vietnam and from all over the world.  We have 17,000 students from over 80 countries, 3,500 staff and 100,000 graduates worldwide. We're one of the UK's leading universities with a heritage dating back over 150 years.

We accept a wide variety of qualifications. Below you will find information on undergraduate and postgraduate entry requirements, English Language requirements, potential scholarships for international applicants and details of our overseas agents and representatives.

Important information for applicants

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Undergraduate entry requirements

Applicants with the following qualifications will be considered for direct entry to Queen's University Belfast's Bachelor degree programmes:

  • The Bang Tot Nghiep Pho Thong Trung Hoc (Upper Secondary School Graduation Certificate) with good grades, plus a recognised Foundation/Bridging programme.
  • Year 11 High School students with a GPA of 7.0+ can undertake our 9-month Foundation Course at INTO Queen's that leads to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree
  • Year 12 High School students with a GPA of 7.0+ can undertake our 9-month Diploma course at INTO Queen's that leads to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in Finance or Engineering
  • A-level students can apply to enter year 1 as an undergraduate degree. Please check your subject's specific entry requirements as these vary.
  • Between 30 and 36 points in the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB). Information on required grades.

Please note that the grades required vary depending on the course of study. Further guidance on the entry requirements for each course can be found in the Undergraduate Coursefinder.

Postgraduate entry requirements

Entry to graduate diploma or taught Masters programmes usually requires either a UK upper second-class (2:1) or a lower second-class (2:2) undergraduate degree. For most courses, your major subject or content of your Bachelor degree may also be considered. Please check the Postgraduate Course Finder for exact entry requirements.

The comparable Vietnamese qualifications are as follows:

UK Upper Second-Class Honours (2:1)

A good Bachelor degree (Bang tot nghiep dai hoc) from a recognised Vietnamese university with a minimum score of 7.0/10 or 70%.

UK Lower Second-Class Honours (2:2)

A good Bachelor degree (Bang tot nghiep dai hoc) from a recognised Vietnamese university with a minimum score of 6.5/10 or 65%.

Queen's University Admissions Office staff have expertise on a wide range of qualifications from around the world and will be able to assess your application's comparability to the UK entry requirement. Please ensure you upload copies of all official transcripts and final award certificates for programmes already completed and those currently being completed.

If you are interested in Computing, Finance or Management courses, but do not meet the entry requirements, you may wish to consider a a pre-masters Graduate Diploma offered by INTO Queen's.

Students interested in undertaking a PhD at Queen’s University need good grades in their Bachelor and Masters degree programmes awarded by a recognised university, in addition to a strong research proposal.

English language requirements

Applicants will normally need to demonstrate a level of English equivalent to 6.5 IELTS or 90 TOEFL IBT (Internet based test). However, some courses have higher or lower requirements (please check individual programme requirements in the relevant undergraduate or postgraduate University Coursefinder. View the full list of acceptable English Language qualifications.

INTO Queen's - Pre-University English Language Programmes

INTO Queen's University Belfast offers a wide range of English Language courses, which may assist students to meet the required standard of English language to be eligible for entry to degree programmes at the University. If you wish to apply for an INTO Queen's English course please contact into@qub.ac.uk or consult the INTO website

Scholarships

Queen's University Belfast offers a range of scholarships for international students.

A list of other potential sources of funding for Postgraduate study can be found on the University's Postgraduate Office website.

Representatives and overseas visits

Queen’s Local Representatives in Vietnam

We work with the following representatives in Vietnam, who can provide free advice and information about applying to Queen’s:

Apollo Education & Training Organisation Vietnam

Office in Ho Chi Minh City

COMPASS Education Vietnam

Offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

Duc Anh

Offices in Hai Phong City, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Nghe An

GSE-beo

Offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

IDC VIETNAM

Offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

ILA

Office in Ho Chi Minh City

ISC-UKEAS

Offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

Newpathway Education and Development Company

Contact: vtqkhanh@fpt.vn

Office in Hanoi

Royal Education Overseas Study Services

Offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

StudyLink International

Offices in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang

Sunrise

Offices in Hai Phong, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

The Education Company

Offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

Uni-Link

Contact: uni-link.hanoi@hn.vnn.vn

Office in Hanoi

Viet-Int

Offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

VISCO

Offices in Da Nang, Hai Phong, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

Worldlink

Office in Ho Chi Minh City

The British Council in your country can also offer advice on studying in the UK.

 

Meet us in your country

Mr Daniel Tackage, Queen's Regional Manager for South East Asia, visited Vietnam in March 2015:

27 March 2015 - agent visits and follow-up with offer-holders, Hanoi
28 March 2015 - ISC UKEAS event, Hanoi
29 March 2015 - ISC UKEAS event, Ho Chi Minh City
30 March 2015 - agent visits and follow-up with offer-holders, Ho Chi Minh City

For details of future events and locations where you can meet with staff from Queen’s, please email international@qub.ac.uk.

How to apply

You can make an application to study with Queen's through one of our local agents in Vietnam, who will provide you with free guidance and support to submit your application.

Contact Ms Isabelle Husillos - via i.husillos@qub.ac.uk  - to find out which of our agents are local to you.

Alternatively, you can apply online for our postgraduate Masters degrees. For details on the application process for both undergraduates and postgraduates, please visit the University's How to Apply section.

Further information

INTO Preparation Courses (Undergraduate and Postgraduate)

Our INTO Queen's Centre also offers a number of attractive scholarships from between 10 per cent and 100 per cent of the pre-university course tuition fees for the Foundation, Diploma and Graduate Diploma (pre-Masters) programmes

To find out more about the range of courses and scholarship awards available to students in Vietnam please contact:

Mr Simon Iley - East Asia Recruitment Manager (with responsibility for Vietnam)
International Office
Queen's University Belfast
Belfast BT7 INN
Northern Ireland
Tel: + 66 (0) 81 754 5654
s.iley@qub.ac.uk
www.qub.ac.uk

What our students say

Watch the video below from Quynh Ho.  Quynh is from Ho Chi Minh City and completed the International Foundation Programme with a 92% GPA. 

Or check out Le Thao’s blog. Thao is also from Ho Chi Minh City and is now studying the MSc in Finance after successfully completing the Graduate Diploma programme at INTO Queen’s.

Queen’s Local Representatives in Vietnam

We work with the following representatives in Vietnam, who can provide free advice and information about applying to Queen’s:

Apollo Education & Training Organisation Vietnam

Agency headquarters

Ha Ngoc Dao

duhoc.hcm@apollo.edu.vn

58 Pham Ngoc Thach, Ward 6, District 3

 

Ho Chi Minh

 

 

70000

58 Pham Ngoc Thach, Ward 6, District 3-Ho Chi Minh-70000 Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84838208855

COMPASS Education, Vietnam

Agency headquarters

Mr Huynh Minh Khoi

khoi.huynh@compass.edu.vn

15 Tran Doan Khanh, P. Da Kao, Dist 1

 

Ho Chi Minh City

   

7000

15 Tran Doan Khanh, P. Da Kao, Dist 1-Ho Chi Minh City-7000 Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84838203302

Duc Anh Overseas Study Advisory & Translation Co., Ltd

Agency headquarters

Lu Thi Hong Nham

uk@ducanh.edu.vn; marketing@ducanh.edu.vn

54-56 Tue Tinh St., Hai Ba Trung

 

Hanoi

   

10000

54-56 Tue Tinh St., Hai Ba Trung-Hanoi-10000 Vietnam

Vietnam

84 4 3971 6229

Duc Anh Overseas Study Advisory & Translation Company Limited

Branch office

Lu Thi Hong Nham

uk@ducanh.edu.vn

420 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai street

Ward 5, District 3

Ho Chi Minh

Viet Nam

N/A

10000

420 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai street Ward 5, District 3-Ho Chi Minh Viet Nam N/A-10000 Vietnam

Vietnam

84 8 3929 3995

Global Education Services Co., Ltd - Ho Chi Minh City Office(aka: GSE-beo International Education - Beo Vietnam)

Branch office

Ngo Quang Hung (Harry)

harry.ngo@gse-beo.edu.vn

Ground Floor, Greenstar building

70 Pham Ngoc Thach Street, District 3

Ho Chi Minh

     

Ground Floor, Greenstar building 70 Pham Ngoc Thach Street, District 3-Ho Chi Minh Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84 8 3820 7759

Global Education Services Co., Ltd (aka: GSE-beo International Education - Beo Vietnam)

Agency headquarters

Doan Thuy Linh (Julie) - General Director

julie.doan@gse-beo.edu.vn

56 Ngoc Khanh Street

Ba Dinh District

Hanoi

     

56 Ngoc Khanh Street Ba Dinh District-Hanoi Vietnam

Vietnam

008437713561

GSE-beo (part of BEO Ltd)

Branch office

Julie Doan

partnerships@beo-study.com

56 Ngoc Khanh, Ba Dinh

 

Hanoi

     

56 Ngoc Khanh, Ba Dinh-Hanoi Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84437713561

GSE-beo (part of BEO Ltd)

Branch office

Julie Doan

partnerships@beo-study.com

GSE-beo, Ground floor, Greenstar Building

70 Pham Ngoc Thach, District 3

Ho Chi Ming City

     

GSE-beo, Ground floor, Greenstar Building  70 Pham Ngoc Thach, District 3-Ho Chi Ming City Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84838207759

IDC VIETNAM

Agency headquarters

Bui Thi Thanh Van

hanoidirector@vnn.vn

10A1 Ly Nam De

Hang Ma Ward, Hoan Kiem District

Hanoi

 

 

10000

10A1 Ly Nam De Hang Ma Ward, Hoan Kiem District-Hanoi-10000 Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84903769998

ILA Vietnam

Agency headquarters

Hoang Thanh Huong

huonghoang@ilavietnam.com

Second Floor, No. 6, Hue Street

Hoan Kiem District

Hanoi

     

Second Floor, No. 6, Hue Street Hoan Kiem District-Hanoi Vietnam

Vietnam

0084439363334

ILA Vietnam

Branch office

Tran Thi Nguyet Vi

vitran@ilavietnam.com

Floor 1, 66 Vo Van Tan Street

Thanh Khe Dist

Danang

     

Floor 1, 66 Vo Van Tan Street Thanh Khe Dist-Danang Vietnam

Vietnam

845113647444

ISC-UKEAS

Branch office

Carl Owen

carl@isc-ukeas.com

1st Fl., Phu Dien Building, 83A Ly Thuong Kiet

Hoan Kien

Hanoi

   

10000

1st Fl., Phu Dien Building, 83A Ly Thuong Kiet Hoan Kien-Hanoi-10000 Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84 8 3824 6622

ISC-UKEAS

Branch office

Carl Owen

carl@isc-ukeas.com

5 Floor, 35 Mac Dinh Chi

P. Da Kao

Ho Chi Minh City

   

70000

5 Floor, 35 Mac Dinh Chi P. Da Kao-Ho Chi Minh City-70000 Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84 8 3824 6622

ISC-UKEAS

Branch office

Tracy Nguyen

ntn.dung@isc-ukeas.com

62-64 Tran Thai Tong

Cau Giay

Hanoi

   

10000

62-64 Tran Thai Tong Cau Giay-Hanoi-10000 Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84 4 3792 5288

New Pathway Education Development Joint Stock Company

Agency headquarters

Mrs Vi Thi Quoc Khanh

khanh@newpathway.com.vn

32 Alley 12, Khuat Duy Tien Road

Thanh Xuan Trung Ward, Thanh Xuan District

Hanoi

     

32 Alley 12, Khuat Duy Tien Road Thanh Xuan Trung Ward, Thanh Xuan District-Hanoi Vietnam

Vietnam

+84 4 35569781

New Pathway Education Development Joint Stock Company

Branch office

Le Minh Tuan

tuan@newpathway.com.vn

1.09 Ruby Garden, 2A Nguyen Sy Sach Road

Ward 15, Tan Binh District

Hanoi

     

1.09 Ruby Garden, 2A Nguyen Sy Sach Road Ward 15, Tan Binh District-Hanoi Vietnam

Vietnam

+84 8 62751295

New Pathway Education Development Joint Stock Company

Branch office

Le Minh Tuan

tuan@newpathway.com.vn

1.09 Ruby Garden, 2A Nguyen Sy Sach Road

Ward 15, Tan Binh District

Hanoi

     

1.09 Ruby Garden, 2A Nguyen Sy Sach Road Ward 15, Tan Binh District-Hanoi Vietnam

Vietnam

+84 8 62751295

Quoc Anh IEC

Agency headquarters

Nguyen Thanh Bing; Nguyen Bich Ngoc

tuyet.huynh@quocanh.edu.vn; ngoc.nguyen@quocanh.edu.vn

86 Suong Nguyet Anh street

Ben Thanh Ward, District 1

Ho Chi Minh City

     

86 Suong Nguyet Anh street Ben Thanh Ward, District 1-Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam

Vietnam

84-8-39250945

Royal Education

Agency headquarters

Hoang Thi Huong

hanoi@royaledu.vn

A101, Building M3M4, 91A Nguyen Chi Thanh rd

Dong Da district

Hanoi

Vietnam

 

10000

A101, Building M3M4, 91A Nguyen Chi Thanh rd Dong Da district-Hanoi Vietnam-10000 Vietnam

Vietnam

+84462663356

Studylink International

Agency headquarters

Nguyen, Hong Ha

ha.nguyen@studylink.org

219 Bis Nguyen Thi Minh Khai St

District 1

Ho Chi Minh City

 

 

 

219 Bis Nguyen Thi Minh Khai St District 1-Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84 8 3925 6731

The Education Company

Agency headquarters

Ms Jacqueline Dyer

jdyer@tec.edu.vn

5th Floor, MB Bank Building

144, DOi Can, Ba Dinh

Hanoi

     

5th Floor, MB Bank Building 144, DOi Can, Ba Dinh-Hanoi Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84 4 37664523 - Head office.   (Mobile: +84 972 604 250- I am based in the rep office)

The Education Company

Branch office

Ms Jacqueline Dyer

jdyer@tec.edu.vn

Ground floor, HPL Building

Da Kao Ward, District 1

Ho Chi Minh City

   

10000

Ground floor, HPL Building Da Kao Ward, District 1-Ho Chi Minh City-10000 Vietnam

Vietnam

0084.8.2210 2126/7

Viet Tri Investment & Service Joint Stock Company (VIETINT.,JSC)

Agency headquarters

Nguyen, Thi Thu Trang (Maggie Nguyen)

trang.nguyen@vietint.net; diep.nguyen@vietint.net

Thuy Khue

No 19P, Thuy Khue Street

Hanoi

Tay Ho

 

10000

Thuy Khue No 19P, Thuy Khue Street-Hanoi Tay Ho-10000 Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84437764024

Viet Tri Investment & Services Joint Stock Company (VIETINT.,JSC)

Branch office

Thuy Tien Le

tien.le@vietint.net

Truong Dinh

Ground floor, Building 107E Truong Dinh Street, Ward 6, District 3

Hochiminh

   

10000

Truong Dinh Ground floor, Building 107E Truong Dinh Street, Ward 6, District 3-Hochiminh-10000 Vietnam

Vietnam

+ 84 8 3930 3273

Vietnam Intellectual Services Co. (VISCO)

Agency headquarters

Tran Khoa Thang

viscohanoi@visco.edu.vn

4th Floor, Thanh Dong Building

132-138 Kim Ma Str, Ba Dinh District

Hanoi

     

4th Floor, Thanh Dong Building 132-138 Kim Ma Str, Ba Dinh District-Hanoi Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84 4 37261938

Vietnam Intellectual Services Co. (VISCO)

Branch office

Huong Nguyen

viscohcm@visco.edu.vn

239/A02 Cach Mang Thang 8 Str

Ward 4, District 3

Ho Chi Minh City

     

239/A02 Cach Mang Thang 8 Str Ward 4, District 3-Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84 8328416; 00-84 8390718

Vietnam Intellectual Services Co. (VISCO)

Branch office

Ha Vo

viscodn@visco.edu.vn

433 Phan Chu Trinh

Hai Chau District

Danang

     

433 Phan Chu Trinh Hai Chau District-Danang Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84 5113552596; 00-84 5113552597

Vietnam Intellectual Services Co. (VISCO)

Branch office

Phuong Le

viscohp@visco.edu.vn

14 Dien Bien Phu Street

Ngo Quyen District

Hai Phong

     

14 Dien Bien Phu Street Ngo Quyen District-Hai Phong Vietnam

Vietnam

00-84 313950748; 00-84 313786158

Meet us in your country

Mr Daniel Tackage, Queen's Regional Manager for South East Asia, visited Vietnam in March 2015:

27 March 2015 - agent visits and follow-up with offer-holders, Hanoi
28 March 2015 - ISC UKEAS event, Hanoi
29 March 2015 - ISC UKEAS event, Ho Chi Minh City
30 March 2015 - agent visits and follow-up with offer-holders, Ho Chi Minh City

For details of future events and locations where you can meet with staff from Queen’s, please email international@qub.ac.uk.