Engineering Scholarships Offered to Vietnamese Students in Collaboration with Industry Leaders

Australia is supporting RMIT University to deliver Vietnam’s first internationally recognised professional postgraduate course in engineering.

In-country Engineering Scholarships

Since mid-2010, 22 Vietnamese students have been awarded a scholarship to study the Master of Engineering Course at RMIT Vietnam. The purpose of the program is to increase the level of appropriately skilled engineers to meet labour demands in Vietnam’s booming sectors of electronics and infrastructure. The program is focused on developing technical know-how as well as important career skills in teamwork, problem-solving and English. Australia is providing 30 in-country scholarships for outstanding students to complete the two year course. The program is a joint initiative of AusAID, RMIT Vietnam and industry partners Intel and Renasas.


  • Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

    Australia | Staff size: Unknown

    The department’s purpose is to help make Australia stronger, safer and more prosperous by promoting and protecting our interests internationally and contributing to global stability and...

  • Intel Vietnam

    Goods Supplier
    Viet Nam | Staff size: 51-100

    Intel is a multinational semiconductor chip maker with operations in over 40 countries worldwide including Vietnam. Set up since 1997, Intel Vietnam's sales and marketing office in Ho Chi Minh...

  • Renesas

    Service Providers
    Viet Nam | Staff size: Unknown

    Renesas Design Vietnam Co., Ltd. (RVC) was created in October 2004, as one of the main centers for developing sophisticated multifunction System-on-Chips (SoCs) with a high level of design...

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Key Information

LocationEast Asia and Pacific , Viet Nam
  • Start Date 2010
  • End Date 2012
  • ValueAUD 1.5 Million