University of Economics and Law

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University of Economics and Law (Vietnam National University)
Đại học Kinh tế - Luật (Đại học Quốc gia Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh)
Type Public
Established March 24 2010
President Nguyễn Tiến Dũng
Location Hồ Chí Minh City, Vietnam
Campus Suburban, 16.3 hectares

University of Economics and Law (UEL) (Vietnamese: Trường Đại học Kinh tế - Luật (Đại học Quốc gia Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh)) is a university in Linh Xuan ward, Thu Duc District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. It is a member university of Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCM). It was formerly VNU-HCM Faculty of Economics (established in 2000) and was promoted to university on March 24, 2010. UEL is a higher education institution as well as scientific research and technology transfer center with high quality in the fields of economics, law and management in response to the demands of socio-economic development in the process of industrialization, modernization and global integration in Vietnam.

University of Economics and Law is among the most well-known universities in Vietnam, covering a wide range of business and law courses among which are finance, management, and marketing; international law, trade law and securities law. The annual admissions test to the university is one of the most competitive in Vietnam. Students from UEL are recognized as being active, well-qualified and comprehensive of foreign languages.

The university offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. Main majors include:

  • Field of Economics: Economics, International Economic Relations, Economics and Public Management, Finance and Banking, Accounting, Management Information System, Business Administration, International Business, Auditing, Marketing and Electronic Commerce
  • Field of Law: Business Law, International Business Law, Civil Law and Finance - Banking - Securities Law

Faculties and Departments[edit]

UEL has 8 faculties and 2 departments as listed below:

  • Faculty of Economics
  • Faculty of International Economic Relations
  • Faculty of Finance and Banking
  • Faculty of Accounting and Auditing
  • Faculty of Management Informatics
  • Faculty of Business Administration
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Economic Law
  • Department of Foreign Language
  • Department of Mathematics and Economic Statistics

The university, as a subordinate of Vietnam National University HCM, is a member of AUN - the biggest educational organisation in ASEAN.

External links[edit]

Official Website in Vietnamese