Master in Data Communication and Computer Networks

Name of the program

Master in Information Technology, minored in  Data Communication and Computer Networks.

Partner university

Claud Benard University Lyon 1, France


 The Master in Information Technology (by Vietnam National University, VN)

 The Master in System, Networks and Virtual infrastructures (by Claud Benard University Lyon 1, France). 

Teaching language



Knowledge: provide students with knowledge in Advanced Networks, Storage, Cloud and Virtualization, Network Security, Advanced Ad-Hoc Networks, Wireless and Mobile Networks, Systems and Network Administration, etc. Students can continue their studies at the PhD level.

Skills: Students are educated in mental methods of scientific research, and in solving   technical problems  independently in the areas mentioned above.

 -The program is designed to provide graduates with specialized knowledge and abilities in preparation for the development of The Industrial Revolution 4.0 
-A Double Degree will be granted, including: the Master in Information Technology (by Vietnam National University, VN); and the Master in System, Networks and Virtual infrastructures (by Claud Benard University Lyon 1, France).  
-The Master’s program will give graduates opportunities to work for many large technology companies both locally and internationally, as well as in prestigious universities and research institutes all over the world.
-Taught in French, this European Standard Joint Program is recognized internationally and  at this level of international  programs in Vietnam, which has been awarded the “International Standard Training Program” by the Francophonie University Association (AUF).
- Deployed for over two decades (since 1995), The Master’s Program has granted diplomas for more than 500 graduates, half of  whom continued to pursue Doctoral Studies in France and in developed countries.
- The international and interactive learning environment in VNU’s campus gives learners  access to professors and students from different countries, along with many job and internship opportunities overseas.

Bachelor’s degree (BAC +3 in France) in Information Technology or equivalent
- Level of French language: DELF B1 required at the entrance of the course, and DELF B2 required at  the beginning of the 2nd year (according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) or equivalent.
 Where and when to study
Duration: 2 years
International Francophone Institute, VNU (Vietnam) 
Tuition fees

120.000.000 VND ~ 5.249$

Admission fee: 1.050.000 VND ~ 40$ 

  • French scholarship (for Vietnamese students): worth 10.000.000 VND to support Vietnamese students to achieve the required level of French, granted upon offical admisssion.
  • Housing support scholarship (for international students): 01 accommodation at Foreign Language Dormitory, VNU for a maximum period of 16 months.

For more information:

Call for application for scholarships 2023

Detailed program