Established in 1966, CTU is widely recognized as a premier university in the Mekong Delta (MD) of Vietnam. Its goal is to strengthen its reputation within Vietnam and join internationally ranked universities. To this end, it is committed to constantly improve its capacity in research, teaching, know-how transfer, and services. As a leading multidisciplinary university located in the heart of the MD , CTU enjoys a special niche among higher education institutions in Vietnam. Currently, CTU has around 2,000 staff members and almost 40,000 students and offers 77 undergraduate, 28 Master’s and 8 Doctoral training programs in various areas.