Foreign Trade

Program Overview

The Bachelor of Foreign Trade program requires 8 semesters spread over four years, including general education courses and Foreign Trade course work.

This program is based on the high standards of leading American universities.


The Bachelor of Foreign Trade program aims to train students to be knowledgeable, professional and adaptable in order to meet requirements in the competitive business environment of the global market. Thanks to a diverse curriculum, graduates will be able to analyze and evaluate business effectiveness, import-export activities, exchange rate changes, and international investments. They can build commercial policies in investment projects as well as applying critical thinking and management skills at a variety of levels. Students will be able to analyze markets, market trends, and have basic knowledge of international trade laws.

After completion of this program, students will be deeply aware of international trade relations; will be able to organize and manage foreign trade operations of an enterprise or an area; understand international laws as well as having a thorough grasp of foreign trade affairs.

To achieve the Bachelor’s Degree of the program taught in Vietnamese language, students must complete all the courses in this Foreign Trade program and 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.

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Business Administration major in Foreign Trade, students may pursue M.A and Ph.D programs at leading universities in America, UK, Australia or Canada etc.

Transferring conditions depend on the policies of each university.

Career Relevance

Graduates of The Saigon International University may find jobs in business administration at organizations in various fields relating to import - export enterprises, foreign investment or foreign business.

Moreover, graduates may become foreign trade consultants regulating and determining operation projects or building economic strategies for organizations in Vietnam or foreign countries.

With the international standard knowledge and skills equipped at The Saigon International University, graduates will have promising career prospects in trading cities in Vietnam and around the world.


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