Welcome to the School of Information Technology

Program Overview
This Bachelor of Computer Science program requires 8 semesters of study spread over four years, including general education courses and Computer Science course work.
This program is based on the high standards of leading American universities.
Upon completion of this program, students will achieve a B.A degree in computer science. This program combines theory with a practical application in computer science. It equips students with the knowledge and skills required to adapt themselves to the world of information technology.
Computer science graduates will not only be proficient in programming languages, but also able to develop computer systems, construct software programs, design and evaluate information processing systems. In addition, this bachelor of Computer Science program will equip students with additional necessary skills such as critical thinking, problem solving and analytical designing.
To achieve a B.A degree for the program taught in Vietnamese language, students must complete this Computer Science program anh achieve a TOEIC score of 500.
After the first two years of the program taught in English language, students can complete their bachelor’s degree at The Saigon International University or can transfer to Suffolk University – Boston, America.
Students who decide to continue on with an M.A or a Ph.D. will be accepted at any of the leading universities in America, UK, Australia or Canada etc.
Transferring conditions depend on the policies of each university.
Career Relevance
The rapid development of the IT industry has changed the world considerably. Information technology has entered every field such as trade, industry, culture, entertainment and social life, which impacts on the development of the world. Because of this, students with English fluency for this program are in great demand.
Upon completion of this Computer Science program from The Saigon International University, students can work for governmental or non-governmental organizations as well as economic-industrial companies in Vietnam and overseas.

With the international standard knowledge and skills equipped at The Saigon International University, undergraduates will have a promising future in career prospects and happiness in big cities in Vietnam and around the world.
Admission Requirements


For the program taught in Vietnamese language:

·         Graduate from high school or equivalent.

·         Achieve a score of at least the level of the university standard score of subjects of division A, A1 and D1 in the Vietnamese university entrance examination.

·         No English requirement for entry.

For the program taught in English language:

·         Graduate from high school or equivalent.

·         Achieve a score of at least the level of the university standard score of subjects of division A, A1 and D1 in the Vietnamese university entrance examination.

·         Hold a a certificate of TOEFL with a score from 450 to 500 PBT (45 - 61 iBT) or IELTS with a score from 5.0 - 5.5 (either of these examinations must have been achieved within the past two years) or pass The Saigon International University’s English exam (if not having the certificates mentioned above).

The candidates who achieve a TOEFL score of 450 - 499 PBT (45 - 60 iBT) will study the Academic English program within 12 months to achieve a score of 500 in the TOEFL test according to
The SIU’s requirements coinciding with the university program.

For the transfer program:


·         Graduate from high school or equivalent.

·         Grade 12 school report is considered.

·         Hold a a certificate of TOEFL - ETS, USA with a minimum score of 500 PBT (61 iBT) or IELTS - Cambridge, UK with a minimum score of 5.5 (either of these examinations must have been achieved within the past two years) or pass The SIU’s English test, if applicants do not have the certificates mentioned above.

·         Applicants who do not meet the English requirements can attend the Academic English program to get the required level of Enlish to become official students.


Grade 12 students can apply for The Saigon International University, but must complete the admission requirements before entering the university.


This B.A course fee does not include the Academic English program. If students expect to study the Academic program, they are required to pay for their Academic English program.


An application form can be obtained from or by contacting our Student Recruitment Department at the address below.


The tuition fee for the Bachelor of Computer Science is approximately 49.925.750 VND per year (for the program taught in Vietnamese language) and 122.158.750 VND per year (for the program taught in English language and the transfer program). Prior to the commencement of each semester, payment should be made to the University in Vietnam Dong according to the official selling rate of the USD/VND exchange rate set by The State Bank of Vietnam on the date of payment.(*)

(* updated July 12th 2013)


Our scholarship policies can be obtained from our website


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The Program taught in English language
The Program taught in Vietnameses language



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