About University of Aberdeen

The University of Aberdeen (UOA) is a public research university in Aberdeen, Scotland. It is an ancient university founded in 1495, it Scotland’s third-oldest university and the fifth-oldest in the English-speaking world.

  • The top 200 universities in the world
  • The top 20 universities in the United Kingdom (According to the Guardian)
  • 31st in the world for impact on society (In the 2019 Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings).
  • The 2019 Scottish University of the Year by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.
  • Over 75 per cent of the University’s research was classified as ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

University of Aberdeen is the member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICA), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)… MSc’s in Finance and Investment Management, MSc’s in Accounting and Finance has been recognized for quality by many organizations such as Chartered Association of Business Schools.

About Aberdeen’s Joint Programs

Aberdeen Joint Programs between University of Economic Ho Chi Minh city (UEH) and University of Aberdeen is a program design for Master in Finance, Investment and Accounting.

Aberdeen Joint Programs have educated two specialized of Master degree:

  • MSc’s in Finance and Investment Management
  • MSc’s in Accounting and Finance

Only 12 months with 6 months in Viet Nam with 3 semesters:

Semester 1: From June to December in University of Economic Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

  • Quantitative Methods
  • Accountancy
  • Economic Analysis
  • Issues Corporate Finance

Semester 2: From January to May in Aberdeen City, United Kingdom

Finance and Investment (January – March)

  • Empirical Method in Finance
  • Portfolio Analysis & Management
  • Financial Analysis & Markets

Then: Studies in Finance or Professional Finance (with CFA level 1)

Break in April

Ends in early June

Accounting and Finance January – March

  • Management Accounting
  • Portfolio Analysis & Management
  • Financial Analysis & International Accounting

Then: Studies in Accounting or Professional Accounting (with IFRS certificate)

Break in April

Ends in early June

Semester 3: Three months

One month repaird in Aberdeen (June)

Two months in Viet Nam to complete the thesis under the guidance of UOA’s lectures

Admission requirement

GPA 7.0

IELTS 5.5 in semester 1

IELTS 6.5 in later Semester 1 (Reading: 6.0 – Writing: 6.0 – Listening: 5.5 – Speaking: 5.5)

Tutition Fees

In website of UOA is £21,000

Scholarship of UOA for student of Aberdeen Joint Progams is £14,700

Semester 1 in UEH is £4,900. Scholarship of UEH for Aberdeen Joint Programs is 50% (£2,450, about 69 milions VND)

Semester 2 and 3: £9,800 in United Kingdom

Total: 69 milions VND and £9,800.

Student can have a scholarship from UEH (20% fee in semester 1 in UEH) if recommended by UEH lecturers.

Information of Aberdeen Joint Programs:

School of Finance, University of Economic, Ho Chi Minh City

B1.902 – 279 Nguyen Tri Phuong Street, Ward 5, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City

Email: [email protected]

Hotline: 0931118180