Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology

In 1957, the Phu Tho National Technical Center was established by a combination of College of Civil Engineering, College of Electrical Engineering, College of Industrial Arts Engineering and Vietnam National College of Maritime Technology. This is recorded as an important milestone of the history of formation, existence and ongoing development of the Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology over the last half century.
Many generations of lecturers, academic staff and students have devoted their time and knowledge to the development of Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology. At first, the university just focused on human resource training for the South, then, the university developed undergraduate training activities with high quality students, post-graduate training, enhanced high quality training programs and offered various international cooperative training programs.
The University has continued to expand, having started a second campus in Di An – Binh Duong and tentatively moving forward to construct additional campuses, contributing to 
the development of student recruitment market and training fields. Along with the strategic investment in specialized Faculties, The University has constructed Key National Laboratories, Key Laboratories at VNU level, Centers for research and technology transfer, placed its main priority over personnel development to achieve the sufficient number of professional teaching staff with enthusiastic and dedicated professors, associate professors, doctors, getting ready for the most remarkable and fast progress of a research-based university. The good reputation and high training quality of HCMUT has been acknowledged through accreditation and evaluation activities recognized by reliable interntaional higher education accreditation organizations.With a professional and creative environment being actively shaped, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology has been in continuously asserting its role as a leading university of training and scientific research in Southern Vietnam as well as across the country. The University is a key member of Vietnam National University – HCMC, contributing to the construction, development and protection of the nation.