JOINT PROGRAM BETWEEN HANOI UNIVERSITY (VIETNAM) AND NARA WOMEN’S UNIVERSITY (JAPAN)
MASTER OF JAPANESE STUDIES
(This programme was officilally approved in accordance with the Decision No. 1216/QĐ-BGDĐT dated 8th April 2014)
Applicants must have recognized the bachelor’s degree in Japanese Studies or related majors.
Applicants must have N1 certificate of Japanese proficiency or equivalent proof, as well as satisfying other program’s eligibility requirements in accordance with Vietnamese and Japanese Government regulations on post-graduate training.
The two-year master program of Japanese Studies is constructed and developed by Hanoi University and Nara Women’s University. It comprises 36 ETCS (European Credit Transfer System), divided into 3 phases:
• Phase 1 (6 months): Students complete 14 credits at Hanoi University.
• Phase 2 (1 year): Students complete 14 credits at Nara Women’s University.
• Phase 3 (6 months): Students complete graduation thesis (equivalent to 8 credits) at Hanoi University.
Teaching language: Japanese
Teaching faculty: Lecturers of Hanoi University and Nara Women’s University.
Training scale: 06 students per year from each university.
Training location: Hanoi University (Km 9 Nguyen Trai, Thanh Xuan District, Hanoi) and Nara Women’s University (630-8506 Nara-shi, Kita Uoya Higashi Machi).
Qualification: Upon completion, students will be awarded 2 master degrees – Master of Japanese Studies to be conferred by Hanoi University and Master of Japanese language and culture to be conferred by Nara Women’s University.
Tuition fee: Total expected tuition fee is VND 60,700,000 Vietnamese dong per student.
Entrance examination: The exam is offered annually in August, following the current Vietnam’s regulation on post-graduate training.
Department of Japanese Studies
Room 305 – Building C – Hanoi University
Phone: (84.4)38544338 (ext 3308)
With an aim to promote its strengths of 50 years’ foreign languages training, Hanoi University reaches a new height of international integration, consolidates its solid platform in the national education system, gradually enhances teaching and learning qualities of different programs delivered in foreign languages, and becomes a high ranking University in the region and the world.