Postgraduate education is the sector of most important training to implement the target: “Building and development of the National University of Civil Engineering in order to become a training center and leading technology research with high quality in basic construction which step by step integrated into the universities system about ability of the trained staffs”. 

Postgraduate education of the National University of Civil Engineering has extensive experiences. The University is organizing to train two education levels: Master and Ph.D.

Master training

In 1987, the University opened the first Master course of Marine Construction which included 27 students. In 1989, the University opened the Building and Industrial Construction which included 7 students. Experiences from two Master classes contributed significant to the policy of opening Master level of the Government in the decision in 1991.

Master training had been strengthened since 1992 after the decision of State No.55/HDBT on 09/03/1991 which opened new Master training.

Training location mostly in Ha Noi. Besides, the Universiry also opened some classes which cooperated with Oil and Gas Joint venture VIETSOVPETRO (2006-2009) such as: Hai Phong University of Maritime, Tay Bac University, Vinh University, Ha Tinh University, Quang Binh University, Da Nang University, Central Construction University, Tay Nguyen University, Lac Hong University, Ba Ria – Vung Tau University and Can Tho University.

Ph.D training

The University was assigned from 1997 under Decision NO.97/TTg on 11/03/1997 of the Prime Minister. (Deputy Ph.D before 2000).

The first Deputy Ph.Ds in Viet Nam are from the National University of Civil Engineering such as Ho Anh Tuan, Pham Khac Hung, Tran Van Han, Duong Hoc Hai, Hoang Van Quy, Nguyen Nhu Khai and Vu Cong Ngu. This was the first Deputy Ph.Ds of Science Technology who trained in the country and license by the Government at Ha Noi Opera House and Deputy Prime Minister Vo Nguyen Giap.

Orientation and result

Training task after Postgraduate recently has been implemented to the “Standardization and Modernization and International Integration”

Training scale recently includes 19 Ph.D majors and 17 Master majors with 135 research students and about 1950 master students.

The National University of Civil Engineering proudly to contribute training program of highly qualified technicians for the country in general and construction sector in particular as well as proudly to join building teachers for many Universities, Colleges in the country which was potential and trust target of international project of training program.