Program overview

The Master of Environmental Science, delivered in English, was developed and tailor-made based on referential fundaments of environmental science education programs of countries with advanced education systems, especially, one of the University of Greifswald (Germany). The program aims to educate and create global human resources with high qualities in the specialization and the abilities to scientifically research and the ability to use English to meet the global requirements of human resources.

Type and period of trainning

  •  Training type: Full-time (2 years)
  •  Number of credits: 60
  •  Subjects are directly delivered by TUAF’s lecturers and international lecturers from Germany, US, etc.
  •  Language of instruction: English
  •  Location: Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry

Final year students have choices to carry-out graduate research projects in oversea partner universities of TUAF (in Taiwan, Germany, Australia, etc.)

Recruitment method

International students

  •  Assessment will be based on academic performance of the bachelor’s degree and English skills.
  • Students from English-speaking countries are exempted from English requirement.
  • Students who do not meet English requirement (IELTS 5.5) can take English courses at TUAF to improve their English prior to their master program.

Domestic students

Examination is required see here for more details

Eligibility for registration

Citizens of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and other countries who satisfy the criteria as follows:

  •  Possess a bachelor’s degree in environmental science OR relevant fields of study.
  •  Candidates with bachelor’s degree majoring in relevant fields might be required to study some subjects to meet required criteria of recruiment (these subjects will be offerred by TUAF).
  •  Possess clear identities which are acknowledged by competent or local authorities; individuals under disciplinary sentences of warning or more serious forms or who are executing any criminal sentences are ineligible.

Tuition fee

  • Estimated tuition fee: 5,800 USD (scholarships are available to get 50% off)


International students:

  • Application should be submitted to
  • Required documents include:

1) Registration form;

2) A copy of bachelor’s degree/certificate, transcript.

3) 02 passport sized photos at 3 x 4 cm;

4) A copy of published article(s) (if available).

5) Health report.

6) A copy of Birth certificate.

7) English certificate(s) (if applicable);

8) 02 letters of recommendation;

9) Curriculum vitae;

10) Judicial certificate;

Domestic applicants

See here

Deadline of submission:

Spring intake: 2 December 2019

Fall intake: 30 June 2020

Contact address

The International Program Office

Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry

Quyet Thang commune, Thai Nguyen city.

Phone number: +84 2803 751 216 or +84 916 938 087