Thai Nguyen University

country rank  37
world rank  7673

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University Overview

Established in 1994, Thai Nguyen University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Thai Nguyen (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Northeast Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Yen Bai. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education and Training, Vietnam, Thai Nguyen University (TNU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Thai Nguyen University (TNU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Trường Đại học Thái Nguyên
Acronym TNU
Founded 1994
Motto Together we create new success
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Tan Thinh Ward
Thai Nguyen (population range: 50,000-249,999)
Northeast Region
T +84 (280) 385 2650
F +84 (280) 385 2665
Other locations Yen Bai

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Tan Thinh Ward
Thai Nguyen City
+84 (280) 385 1588
(280) 375 3041

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 3,000-3,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Thai Nguyen University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education and Training, Vietnam

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

iTunes U

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Open Education Consortium

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Video Presentation

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020