List of supported fields of study

The Science & Technology Scholarship Program by Vingroup gives priority in awarding scholarships to candidates who study key areas of science and technology that have the potential to create breakthrough in the development of science and technology in Vietnam. There is also a great demand for high-quality human resources in these fields in Vietnam.

Below is the list of supported broad fields of study and the corresponding areas of specialization which are given priority in granting Vingroup graduate scholarships.


Updated June 2020

Computer Science and Information Systems

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
Big Data
Cyber-Physical Systems
Cloud Computing
Cybersecurity – Cryptology
Applied Mathematics
Data Science
Deep Learning & Natural Language Processing
Statistics (related to Data Science & Applied Mathematics)
Scientific Computing
Data Analytics
Augmented and Virtual Reality
Data Structures and Algorithms
Quantum Computing

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Signal Processing
Internet of Things – IoT
Control and Automation Engineering
Nano Electronics and Photonics
Power and Energy System
Renewable Energy

Mechanical Engineering

Product design
Automotive Engineering
3D Printing
Digital Manufacturing

Biological Sciences

Cytology – Cell Biology and Stem Cells
Biomedical Engineering
Molecular Biology
Population Genetics, Pharmaco Genomic
Gene Editing
Cell Therapy
Biomolecular Engineering & Drug Delivery
Epidemiology & Virology
Smart and Digital Health, including Telemedicine
Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine

Materials Sciences

Battery & Recyclable Battery
Biodegradable & Recycling Polymers
Renewable Energy
Fuel Cells and Supercapacitors
High Performance and Composite Materials
Battery Technology
Electronic, Magnetic & Photonic Materials
Metallic Materials

Note: The list of eligible fields of study will continue to be updated. For applicants who wish to study other fields of science and technology that do not appear on the list above, please contact the Program to check the eligibility of the intended fields of study before applying for scholarship.