Welcome to Can Tho University!
Established in 1966, Can Tho University (CTU) is widely recognized as one of the national leading multidisciplinary universities, located in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam. Currently, CTU has around 2,000 staff members and 50,000 students, and offers nearly 100 undergraduate, 45 master and 16 doctoral training programs in a wide range of sectors.
CTU’s goal is to strengthen its reputation within Vietnam and join the ranks of internationally renowned universities. Accordingly, the University is committed to constantly improving the capacities in training, scientific research, technology transfer, and services. A credit-based training system is implemented in line with international standards. Besides, the University pays a great attention to the professional development of the staff. Within this context, the staff members are encouraged to take part in scientific research and publication of their work, apply active teaching methodologies, and train students to become skilled human resources and independent critical thinkers. To promote its “brand-name”, CTU is continuously strengthening international cooperation with worldwide partners.
All these efforts reflect CTU’s strong commitment to improving its quality and prestige within Vietnam and in the world. Partners from all over the world are always welcomed to cooperate with us to help us accomplish our ultimate goals of serving the community and fostering the social and economic development of the Mekong Delta in particular and the country in general. Your success is our achievement.
Prof. Dr. Ha Thanh Toan