Founded in 1957, Ho Chi Minh City University of Pedagogy is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the metropolis of Ho Chi Minh City (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Southeast Region. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education and Training, Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City University of Pedagogy (HCMUP) is a coeducational higher education institution. Ho Chi Minh City University of Pedagogy (HCMUP) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 59 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. HCMUP also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.