RMIT University Vietnam
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RMIT University Vietnam is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences. The university in Vietnam is the Asian hub of Melbourne-based University RMIT.

Student experiences

No student experiences available yet.

Academic calendar

Semester I

February - June

Semester II

June - October

Semester III

October - February

For a more detailed overview of the academic calendar see Academic Calendar 2017


A sufficient level of English language proficiency is required. Minimum English language requirements may differ between programs at the same study level.

You are strongly advised to check the minimum English requirements required for your preferred program. You will find programs in our Study with us section.

Areas of study open to exchange students

Areas of Business, Technology and the Creative Industries, so not in Geosciences. Please look for the course guide.

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Courses are taught in English. 

Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

Ho Chi Minh City

Rent: $300-600/month
Gas, electricity & water: $25/month (depending on usage)
Internet: $15/monthly package (unlimited)
Food: 100 - 200/month
Average meal at Western restaurant: ~ $15
Vietnamese restaurant: $2-$5/dish
Street food: ~ $1/dish
Cost for transportation: bus-30 cent/ticket


Apartment rent : 200$ - 500$/ month
Utilities (including electricity, water, garbage) for 85m2 apartment: 25-40$/month
Food: 200-300$/month
Taxi start (normal tariff): 0,5$
Internet: 15$/ package (unlimited)
Fitness club, monthly fee for 1 adult :  $50
Cinema, 1 seat: $4-5
Meal for one, inexpensive restaurant :  $2
Domestic beer (0,5 liter draught):  $1
Imported beer(0,33 liter bottle):  $2
Cappuccino (regular):  $2



You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

5 semester places (2.5 full year places).

Apply in Osiris Study Abroad for RMIT Melbourne and mention Vietnam in Study Plan and Motivation.

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

(include your name, programme and student number)
Telephone +31 30 253 9559
Or make an appointment by sending an email to

Address room 1.20, Koningsbergergebouw

For questions not answered on this site about exchange programmes, you can seek assistance from the International Office Geosciences.

Opening hours

The International Office Geosciences can be reached by telephone on Tuesday from 10:30 - 11:30 and 12:30 - 14:30, or via Teams by appointment (