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Current Undergraduate programs at UEF

To integrate with global education and to facilitate students to approach advanced education systems, UEF constantly strives to diversify international programs. This article will give you a full update on UEF’s current international programs. Let’s check it out! 

 Receiving the US-UK degree with UEF’s joint programs

The COVID crisis has affected many students’ dreams to study abroad. However, UEF will help you pursue your dreams with the UK or US bachelor's degree programs. Accessing an international training course in Vietnam, students can receive international degrees recognized by the Ministry of Education and Training of Vietnam. 

 The UK Bachelor Program 
This is a training program held by UEF in collaboration with Gloucestershire University and Leeds Trinity University
 Established in 1834, the University of Gloucestershire (UoG) is a public university ranking in the top 20 British universities and one of the oldest universities in the UK with an over 180-year tradition of education. UoG has trained more than 10,000 students from over 60 countries who are currently studying for bachelor's to master’s degrees at 3 campuses in Cheltenham and Gloucester (UK).    
 According to the International Student Barometer (ISB) Survey, UoG is in 1st place of all UK universities for international student support services. The university is also ranked in the top 10 of the best modern universities in the UK (according to Guardian University Guide) and top 10 of the UK universities for international student satisfaction(according to Whatuni Student Choice Awards). In the fields of Business, Administration, Finance - Accounting, and Linguistics majors, UoG is ranked 12th in the employment rate of students (according to the Guardian Good University Guide). Moreover, 94% of fresh graduates can get decent jobs within 6 months after graduation (according to Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey).
 Undergraduate programs:
 -Business Administration and Marketing 
- English language and Linguistics
- International Hospitality and Tourism Management
 Leeds Trinity University (LTU) is ranked among the top 10 in the UK for Teaching Quality and Student Experience (according to The Times University League Table). Especially, according to the UK students survey, being evaluated as the excellent place with a great satisfaction level from 81% to 100% in the courses of Business - Finance. Additionally,  LTU has been one of the UK’s top universities for employability  for many years
According to The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, LTU is ranked in the top 15 UK universities for providing students a high level of satisfaction and a great learning experience as well as being ranked 12th for providing the best quality training in the United Kingdom.  Besides, LTU provides 100% the best facility for students (according to The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide). In addition, 95% of fresh graduates can get decent jobs or study for master’s degrees within 6 months after graduation (according to the Destination of Leavers from Higher Education Survey).
 Undergraduate programs:
- International business
 In the UK Bachelor program, students will receive bachelor's degrees from Keuka Gloucestershire University or Leeds Trinity University with global value and accreditation from the Vietnamese Ministry of Education and Training according to Decision No. 2008/QD-BGDĐT, 1717/QD. -BGDDT, 1871/QD-BGDĐT and 2424/QD-BGDĐT.
 Entry requirements:
- High school graduation or equivalent;
- Students must achieve an international level of English equivalent to at least IELTS 6.0 before graduation.

 Application Documents:
- Application form (according to the form) Gloucestershire University and Leeds Trinity University;
- 02 copies of high school diploma or provisional graduation certificate (notarized);
- 02 notarized copies of high school transcripts;
- 02 notarized copies of ID card / Passport;
01 CV certified by the locality;
- 01 copy of the birth certificate;
- 01 health certificate;
- 04 international standard 5x5 white background photos;
“What international programs does UEF currently have?”
 The US Bachelor program
In the US bachelor program, UEF has expanded international cooperation with Keuka college to implement a joint program in Business Administration. The objective of this US bachelor's program is to equip students with concepts and specialized knowledge of Business Administration that are matched up with domestic and international markets. Besides, necessary soft skills will be a series of topics deployed throughout the training process such as enhancing their adaptability, business case-solving skills, logical and critical thinking. 
 Entry requirements
-  High school graduation or equivalent;
-  Students must achieve an international level of English equivalent to at least IELTS 6.0 before graduation. 
- Candidates who do not have IELTS 6.0 can submit equivalent international certificates or pass the English Proficiency Test organized by the Keuka Vietnam Program Management Board.
Application Documents:
 Application form 
- 01 copies of high school diploma or provisional graduation certificate (notarized)
- 01 notarized copy of high school transcript.
- Application fee: 2,000,000 VND/ application.

 International articulation program
As an international institution, UEF prioritizes establishing close relationships with international partner universities. Aiming at offering an opportunity for students to experience a global learning environment, UEF currently possesses a vast network of nearly 20 prestigious partner universities in various nations.   
Students completing stage 1 at UEF (at least 1 academic year) have a chance to study abroad at partner universities so that they can complete stage 2 and gain a degree abroad. This program is available for the following majors including Business Administration, International Business, Accounting, Finance - Banking, Marketing, Human Resource Management, English language, Japanese language, Hotel Management, Tourism - Travel Services Management, Information Technology.
 Student benefits:
- Be exempted from corresponding modules finished at UEF when studying at partner universities according to the regulations between the two parties.
-Cultivate foreign language proficiency
-  Equipped with key concepts and necessary soft skills to integrate with the international environment before studying abroad.
 Application requirements:
- A  minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 / 4.0 scale
- Grade C or above in completed subjects (equivalent to 2.0/4.0);
-Foreign language certificates:
+English (IELTS 6.0 or higher or equivalent certificates)
 +Japanese (JLPT – N2). Students who pass JLPT N4 – N3 will be revised Japanese before attending the main program.).
 Admissions for these programs are open 
International Exchange programs 

Student exchange program for international students:
Enrolled in this program, international students can participate in studies and cultural exchange at UEF for one semester (from 3 to 6 months).
International students are completely exempted from tuition fees and study material fees. Students’ self-sufficient other fees including return tickets, visa fees, accommodation costs, living expenses, personal costs, etc.  
After studying at UEF, international students are issued a program completion certificate with transcripts. Students' study results will be recognized according to the regulations on student exchange programs.
 Student exchange program for students of UEF:
 Student benefits:
- Be exempted partly or full tuition fee at partner universities.
- Cultivate foreign language proficiency
- Received certificate of the program completion with a transcript
- Study results at the partner universities are equivalently recognized as subjects in the academic program at UEF according to student exchange program regulations.
UEFers have a variety of options for international undergraduate programs
Articulation Program
Double-degree Bachelor's Program
Aiming to meet the globalization of education for Vietnamese students and let them experience the international educational environment, UEF is striving to promote cooperation with the world’s leading universities and institutes to diversify training programs. 
The articulation program for UEF students is a 3+1 training method. Admission requirements:
- Completed 3 years of study program at UEF
- Apply to the program earlier with the required number of credits.
After completing the requirements, students will send their transcripts, which will be transferred to a partner university, to the International Institute of UEF. Students complete the final year program and receive a bachelor's degree from the partner university. Simultaneously, the graduation score will be sent to UEF to confirm graduation and grant a UEF bachelor's degree to the student.
UEF currently has two partners for dual bachelor's degree programs that are City University of Seattle (USA) and Centria University of Applied Science (Finland).
  Semester Abroad program
-GPA of completed semesters at UEF is required from 3.0 or higher;
- Must obtain at least: IELTS 5.5, TOEFL iBT 62 or TOEIC 620;
- Pass UEF’s application process;
- Pass the direct interview with the representative from a partner university.
Application Form:
• Application form for program participation (standard sample);
• English certificate (minimum IELTS 5.5, TOEFL iBT 62, or TOEIC 620); 
• UEF student certificate (English version);
• A bank savings deposit certificate – the balance of at least 9,000 USD (English version);
• Passport valid for at least 6 months (copy);
• 01 color photo (passport size).
Contact Information:
- International Institute, 4th Floor, University of Economics and Finance, Ho Chi Minh City (UEF)
- 276 Dien Bien Phu Street, Ward 17, Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City
- Phone: 028 5422 1374
- Hotline: 0916061080
- Email:

 The information provided above is about the international programs available at UEF. The UK and US bachelor programs received applications until July 31. If you are interested in the international training program at UEF, please consider applying to access a cutting-edge curriculum framework from developed countries around the world. 
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