Created: Friday, 07 October 2016
Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT) was established in 1957 and has been recognized as a centre of excellence among technological universities in Vietnam. Prior to the country re-unification in 1975, the university was the only institution to produce engineers in the Southern Vietnam. Up to the present day, HCMUT still remains as the largest, the most prestigious and the oldest engineering university in the South of Vietnam.
Becoming the leading research-based university in Vietnam, keeping up with highly-qualified universities in Asia in terms of:
- Working, researching and learning environment
- Training quality and curriculum
- Scientific research and technology transfer
HCMUT is bound to be the top organization of education and training, scientific research and technology transfer in Vietnam. HCMUT trains highly-qualified engineers, nurtures talents and tremendously contributes to the development of the society and economics.
3. Strategic Objectives
To create remarkable values to contribute to the community through high-quality training and educational activities, research and technology transfer, and international collaborations in the creative and professional environment
In accordance with the Strategic Objectives of HCMUT from 2011 to 2015 and further towards 2020, on the base of SWOT analysis, the university agrees to
a/ Extend with careful selection the systems, majors, and programs of post-graduate and international collaboration
b/ Diversify the teaching and learning methods, research and technology transfer, finance management...
c/ Consolidate and improve training quality
d/ Improve the cost – effectiveness of administrative activities, training, research and technology transfer
e/ Select and develop some strategic areas.
f/ Take advantages of VNU-HCM system's strengths and co-operate with other members to orientate and develop HCMUT. Actively participate in Ministry of Training and Education's key programs, and to collaborate with other technological universities in the country.
5. The system of fundamental values:
In order to meet the mission’s requirements, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology is working towards the improvement of these fundamental values:
- The ability and enthusiastic of the management team, faculties and students
- The environment of creativity and innovation
- Excellent quality
- High social responsibilities