Found in 2008, the public university is designed to meet German standards in terms of management and higher education.
The VGU offers Bachelor and Master training programmes selected from German universities which have sent groups of experienced professors and experts to give lectures at the university.
Students at the VGU are provided with opportunities to study in Germany for one semester, join in research programmes in Germany or do internships in German companies in Vietnam.
In 2017, the university will hold two entrance exams in May and July for the specialities of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Finance and Accounting, and Business Administration. About 1,300 students are currently studying at the VGU.
Vietnam is now home to around 300 German enterprises with long-term investment and use of advanced technologies. These enterprises and a large number of other corporations in Vietnam are looking for local high-quality human resources.