Nguyen Tat Thanh University (NTTU) is home to approximately 30,000 undergraduate and post-graduate students of 18 faculties, 50 undergraduate training programs, 8 master’s degree programs, 1 doctorate degree program in 16 areas: Health sciences; Arts; Humanities; Social Sciences – Behaviors; Journalism and Information; Business and Management; Laws; Life Sciences; Computer science and Information Technology; Engineering – Technology, Engineering; Production and Processing; Architecture and Construction; Tourism; Environment and Environmental Protection; Educational Science and Teacher Training.
One of the factors that determines the quality of training and makes the brand of Nguyen Tat Thanh University must be followed by the role of the University’s staff during 24 years of development, which is enough in quantity – solid in quality.
Nguyen Tat Thanh University currently gathers a team of more than 2,000 permanent and visiting lecturers and staff with high professional qualifications and dedication to the profession. Along with improving the professional qualifications of the pedagogical staff, the University also changed its training methods to meet the increasing requirements of businesses. All training programs of the University are built on the basis of practical needs of businesses combined with reference to international advanced programs. The University also applies a variety of Standards both at domestic and abroad including Circular 12/2017, Circular 04/2016 of the Ministry of Education and Training, AUN-QA, QS Stars, UPM to measure the overall quality of the development-oriented training programs and integrate with international education.
Up to now, Nguyen Tat Thanh University has had 16 training programs that have achieved quality accreditation according to Circular 04 of the Ministry of Education and Training, 8 training programs meeting AUN-QA standards, 4 starred training programs according to the UPM Rating System.
With the achievements achieved during 24 years of efforts to build and develop, Nguyen Tat Thanh University has been highly appreciated by society and the State for its outstanding contributions to the Vietnam education. Proof of that recognition is that the University has been honored to receive many certificates of merit from the Government, the Ministry of Education and Training, the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee, prestigious domestic and international quality accreditation organizations. In particular, the First-class Labor Medal for outstanding achievements in education and training, the Third-class Labor Medal for outstanding achievements in the prevention of COVD-19 epidemic in Ho Chi Minh City, or the Top 20 first universities in the country to be certified by the Ministry of Education and Training to achieve educational quality accreditation, meeting the 4-star quality standards of the QS Accreditation Organization (UK), and the Top 7 Vietnamese universities in URAP World Ranking, 5-star of the University Performance Metrics – UPM, Top 5 Vietnam for internationally published research, Top 6 scientific journals Vietnam was accepted into the database system of SCOPUS, the only non-public school in Ho Chi Minh City reached the Top 20 on the ranking of 100 Vietnamese universities in 2023, the Top 4 universities of Vietnam in the 1st Webometrics Ranking in 2023 (moved up 3 places compared to the 2nd ranking in 2022).
By the year 2035, Nguyen Tat Thanh University becomes an applied multi-disciplinary and multi-level University that is globally integrated, training the human resources that meet the local and international standards and demands, and well adapt to Industry 4.0.
Regarding the mission, Nguyen Tat Thanh University embraces the mission to train well-rounded citizens that are locally and internationally competent, with solid entrepreneurial knowledge and skills and spirit of innovation, through training, applied research, technology transfer, and community services, leveraging its strategic alliance with the enterprises and research institutes.