FAQs

Frequently asked questions

What should I know about the University of Greenwich - alliance with FPT Education?

The University of Greenwich in alliance with FPT Education was established in 2009. By 2020, it has had a global network of more than 14.000 students and alumni from over 12 countries in the world. Its courses, academic teams and facilities are accredited by experts from the United Kingdom and from the University of Greenwich.

What are the requirements for students to study at the University of Greenwich? How is the application process?

Admission requirement: High school graduation diploma

Application requirements: 

Students will be granted admission if they meet the following requirements: 

High school graduation diploma with: 

A minimum GPA of 6.5/10 for Grade 12, 1st Semester of Grade 12 or Grade 11 

A minimum score of 7.0/10 for Grade 12, 1st Semester of Grade 12 or Grade 11  in Mathematics, English or IT 

Applications who do not meet those stated criteria will be interviewed for admission.

I do not meet application requirements, can I still apply?

You can still apply and will sit in an interview with the university’s admissions committee. The interview will be based on 4 criteria: education level, personal capacity , career orientation, and family background.

What does the application require?

Application requirements should include:

  • 01 application form (Download here)
  • 01 copy of your Birth Certificate (photocopied or scanned) 
  • 01 copy of your original high school graduation certificate or temporary high school graduation certificate (photocopied or scanned) 
  • 01 copy of your original academic transcripts (photocopied or scanned) 
  • 01 copy of your Identity Card (photocopied or scanned) 
  • 02 photographs (3×4cm)
  • 01 copy of your English Language certificate (if applicable)

What can I study at the University of Greenwich?

Our courses include: 

Computing

Graphic and Digital Design

Tourism Management (Tentative) 

Business Management, 4 Pathways:

– Business Management

– Marketing Management

– Events Management

– Public relation & communications

What is the course duration? Do you offer students a roadmap for their study?

The duration of the course is around 3.5 years

Our courses are divided into 3 phases:

Phase 1: Preparatory English Program and Military Training for students

Phase 2: 

  • Foundation program – BTEC level 5 HND Pearson 

Language: English and Vietnamese

  • On the Job Training – OJT

Phase 3: Advanced program – University of Greenwich (UK) 

Language: English 

Students graduate with a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Greenwich

What is the full cost of the study?

The full cost of tuition fees at the University of Greenwich is around 280 million VND. Students have to pay 6 million VND/month on average. The course is divided into 2 phases: Preparatory English program and degree program. The detail tuition fees are as follow: 

  •  Admission fee: 4,600,000 VND/student                                                         
  •  Phase 1 tuition fees (5-level preparatory English program): 10,450,000 VND/level
  •  Phase 2 tuition fees (1st-5th semesters):

+ 27,130,000 VND/semester (Business Management)

+ 25,130,000 VND/semester (Computing)

+ 25,130,000 VND/semester (Graphic and Digital Design)

  • OJT semester: 18.000.000 VND
  • 3 final semesters – Business Management: 36,420,000/semester
  • 2 final semesters – Computing: 54,630,000/semester
  • 3 final semesters – Graphic and Digital Design: 36,420,000/semester

Does the University of Greenwich grant scholarships? And what are the requirements?

To financially support students on the path of pursuing their dreams, University of Greenwich is offering students with outstanding achievements with hundreds of scholarships with a total value of up to 86 billion VND in the academic year 2021. 

  1. GREEN TALENT SCHOLARSHIP 

Candidates: High school graduates who complete the admission process (submitting application, paying admission fee and 1st-time tuition fee) and start their study at the University of Greenwich in 2021, meet at least one of the following requirements:

  • A minimum GPA of 9.0/10 for Grade 12, 1st Semester of Grade 12 or Grade 11 
  • A minimum score of 26 for 3 subjects in groups A, A1, B, C, D, H, V (no score is multiplied) in the National High School Graduation Exam
  • Winning consolation prizes or higher in national, international contests;  third prize or higher in contests at provincial / centrally-run city level for the subjects taught at high school
  • Achieving outstanding academic results or making outstanding contributions to arts, culture, society, and sports activities..

In addition, candidates must pass the university’s scholarship interview.

Candidates who do not pass the GREEN TALENT scholarship interview will be awarded the GOLDEN KEY scholarship by default. 

Scholarship value: Each scholarship is worth 30 – 50 – 70 – 100% of the total tuition fees which is equivalent to about 315 million VND including tuition fees for preparatory English program, semesters and internships.

Terms and Conditions:

The scholarship does not cover other expenses besides tuition.

During their study, scholarship holders who fail modules will have a portion of the scholarship revoked. The revoked value equals the tuition fee of the failed module multiplied by the percentage of their granted tuition fee reduction with the scholarship. The revoked value must be paid back to the university at the next tuition fee payment.

  1. GOLDEN KEY SCHOLARSHIP

Candidates: High school graduates who complete the admission process (submitting application, paying admission fee and 1st-time tuition fee) and start their study at the University of Greenwich in 2021.

2.1. GOLDEN KEY 1 SCHOLARSHIP

Requirements: students meet at least one of the following criteria: 

  • A minimum GPA of 8.0/10 for Grade 12, 1st Semester of Grade 12 or Grade 11 
  • A minimum score of 23 for 3 subjects in groups A, A1, B, C, D, H, V (no score is multiplied) in the National High School Graduation Exam
  • Being a candidate for GREEN TALENT scholarships
  • Winners in contests hosted by big tech firms such as Microsoft, IBM, Google, Cisco, …
  • Having outstanding performance in Startup and Creativity contests in Vietnam and internationally

Scholarship value: 40 million VND/scholarship

2.2. GOLDEN KEY 2 SCHOLARSHIP

Requirements: students meet at least one of the following criteria: 

  • A minimum GPA of 7.5/10 for Grade 12, 1st Semester of Grade 12 or Grade 11 
  • A minimum score of 21 for 3 subjects in groups A, A1, B, C, D, H, V (no score is multiplied) in the National High School Graduation Exam

Scholarship value: 20 million VND/scholarship

2.3. GOLDEN KEY 3 SCHOLARSHIP

Requirements: students meet at least one of the following criteria: 

  • A minimum GPA of 7.0/10 for Grade 12, 1st Semester of Grade 12 or Grade 11 
  • A minimum score of 18 for 3 subjects in groups A, A1, B, C, D, H, V (no score is multiplied) in the National High School Graduation Exam

Scholarship value: 10 million VND/scholarship

Terms and Conditions:

  • The amount awarded will be deducted from the tuition fee of the regular semester, 5 million VND/semester.
  • During their study, scholarship holders must not fail over 5 modules or else their scholarship will be automatically cut off from the next tuition fee payment.
  1. OVERSEAS FIELD TRIP SCHOLARSHIP

Candidates: High school graduates who complete the admission process (submitting application, paying admission fee and 1st-time tuition fee) and start their study at the University of Greenwich in 2021

Requirements: A minimum score of 8.0/10 for Grade 12, 1st Semester of Grade 12 or Grade 11 in English Language or obtaining IELTS 6.0+.

Scholarship value: a 7 to 10 day field trip in a foreign country (Malaysia or Brunei). The scholarship covers accommodation and a round-trip flight ticket (worth 18 million VND/scholarship).

Terms and Conditions: Scholarship holders still pay full cost of the 6th semester tuition fee. The amount awarded will be deducted from the next semester tuition fee. Depending on the actual situation and conditions, the university will inform students of the appropriate departure time and destination.

  1. 4.0 TECHNOLOGIES SCHOLARSHIP

Candidates: Computing and Graphic and Digital Design students who start their study at the University of Greenwich in 2021

Requirements: A minimum score of 8.0/10 for Grade 12, 1st Semester of Grade 12 or Grade 11 in Mathematics or IT.

Scholarship value: 30 million VND/scholarship

  1. FREE ADMISSION FEE OFFERS

Candidates: High school graduates who complete the admission process (submitting application, paying admission fee and 1st-time tuition fee) and start their study at the University of Greenwich in 2021. The number of offers is limited.

Scholarship value: 4.6 million/scholarship

Terms and Conditions: 

  • Offers for early enrollers, the number of offers is limited
  • The amount is deducted directly from the student’s first payment of tuition fees.
  1. CENTRAL AND SOUTH-WESTERN REGION WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT SCHOLARSHIP (*)

Candidates: High school graduates who complete the admission process (submitting application, paying admission fee and 1st-time tuition fee) and start their study at the University of Greenwich in 2021 in Danang and Can Tho Campus.

Scholarship value: Each scholarship is worth 30% of the total tuition fees which is equivalent to about 315 million VND covering tuition fees for preparatory English program, semesters and internships.

Number of scholarships available: 300 scholarships for the earliest enrollers. 

Terms and Conditions:

  • Applicable to all enrollers at Da Nang or Can Tho campus. Scholarships will be cut off from the next semester in case scholarship holders want to be transferred to another campus that does not benefit from this incentive. 
  • The scholarship does not cover other expenses besides tuition.

(*) This scholarship is not included in the maximum of 10% for the annual scholarship and tuition incentives.

Additional provisions:

  • All institutional grants and scholarships are non-transferable and carry no redeemable cash value
  • In case a candidate is eligible for many types of scholarships at the same time, only 01 scholarship of the greatest value will be awarded.

Where is the university located?

University of Greenwich welcomes students to study in 4 cities: Hanoi, Danang, HCMC and Can Tho.

HANOI CAMPUS

DETECH Building, 8 Ton That Thuyet, My Dinh 2, Nam Tu Liem, Hanoi

Telephone: 024.7300.2266

Hotline: 0971.274.545 | 0981558080

HO CHI MINH CAMPUS

Location 1: 142-146 Pham Phu Thu, Ward 4, District 6 (At the end of 3/2 Street), HCMC

Location 2: 205 Nguyen Xi, Ward 26, Binh Thanh, HCMC

Telephone: 028.7300.2266

Hotline: 0933.108.554 | 0971.294.545

DA NANG CAMPUS

658 Ngo Quyen, Son Tra, Da Nang

Telephone: 0236.730.2266

Hotline: 0934.892.687

CAN THO CAMPUS

160, 30/4 Street, An Phu, Ninh Kieu, Can Tho

Telephone: 0292.730.0068

Hotline: 0968.670.804 | 0936.600.861

Does the University have dorms?

The university does not have a student dormitory. However, the university will assist students in finding accommodation.

My English Language is not good. Can I still study at the University of Greenwich?

At the University of Greenwich , students will be instructed and taught to improve their English Language skills. At first, students will be assessed for their current English level. The preparatory English program has 5 levels of difficulty. Depending on their level, students can shorten their preparatory English program.

Most of the students can easily pass the preparatory English program. With the support and instruction from a robust team of native English speaking and internationally educated lecturers, students will quickly improve their English proficiency.

 

How good are the courses and lecturers?

Our internationally educated academic team, each of whom is an expert in their field of study, are always willing to accompany students in studying, scientific research as well as support students with practical experience during their OJT internship. Therefore, Greenwich students always have many advantages when it comes to job opportunities and recruitment. 

Our courses, academic teams and facilities are accredited by experts from the United Kingdom and from the University of Greenwich.

What type of qualification will I receive? Is this qualification recognised?

Graduates are awarded an internationally recognized Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Greenwich. With this degree, students can further study for a Master or PhD in many countries around the world.

I’ve got a prize in a national contest, will I be granted a scholarship from the University of Greenwich?

We do not have a scholarship targeting national prize holders. However, we have different scholarships for students with outstanding achievements. You can find out more details here.

Does University of Greenwich give student loans?

The university does not give student loans. However, we can provide students with a verification so that they can get a loan from local banks. 

My family is under preferential treatment policy. Will I receive any financial support from the university?

Currently, the university does not offer any financial aid to students of families under preferential treatment policy.

Will I pay my tuition fee monthly or by semester?

Tuition will be paid by semester. Normally, you will study a preparatory English program before entering the major. The preparatory English program tuition is paid before the beginning of each lever (2 months for each level).

Do students of the University of Greenwich get an internship?

Students will have a semester for OJT. OJT (On the job training) is a special internship program of the University of Greenwich with the aim of equipping students with knowledge, skills, practical experience relevant to their future careers.

Unlike traditional internships, OJT is a practical form of internship, training students both professional skills as well essential practical skills. Students will undergo a 4-month internship at FPT Corporation and its partner companies, and will have the chance to participate in projects of different scales and gain more practical experience at the workplace.

Studying at an international university, will I have the opportunity to travel abroad during my study?

During your study at the University of Greenwich, you will have the opportunity to experience the learning environment in countries outside Vietnam through student exchange programs, internships, seminars, field trips …

After graduation, does the university help students to find jobs?

The university provides support to students in seeking employment after graduation. During their study, students have the opportunity to participate in workshops and job fairs to expand their job opportunities.

At the same time, the university has a special internship program named OJT with the aim of equipping students with knowledge, skills and practical experience relevant to their future career.

Under the OJT program, 100% of students will undergo internships within 4 months at FPT corporation’s partner companies, enterprises and participate in many large-scale projects to accumulate practical experience. Students after the internship program can go through the probationary period easily with the accumulated experience. According to statistics, after the OJT program, more than 40% of Greenwich students are offered a full-time position before graduation.

In addition, the university also provides students with essential skills when applying for a job such as interviewing skills, impressive CV writing skills … to help students be confident after graduation.

After graduation, can I study for a Master's degree or PhD?

Graduates are awarded an internationally recognized Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Greenwich. With this degree, students can further study for a Master or PhD in many countries around the world.