construction materials engineering


  • Bachelor of Engineering (Construction Material)
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Medium of instruction: English
  • Tuition fee: approx. 80-100 million VND*
    (*for studying 4 years in Vietnam)


Construction Materials Engineering focuses on the mechanism of the interaction among the material components in construction materials mixture; the response of the materials used in the construction structure; the interaction and response of the materials when subjected to external forces and environment.


Construction Materials Engineers are responsible for the research, specification, design and development of materials to advance technologies and products of many kinds.

The career opportunities for students graduating with the Construction Materials Degrees are various. Some employers, but not restricted to, are as following:

  • State-own agencies related to construction materials.
  • Engineering consulting firms in the private sector (domestic and foreign).
  • Construction material factories.

Construction Materials Engineers may involve in various tasks which depend on the industry and material they work with and the size of the organization they work for. Some common tasks are listed, but not limit to, below:

  • Selecting the best combination of materials for specific purposes;
  • Testing materials to assess for specific qualities (such as electrical conductivity, durability, renewability);
  • Developing prototypes;
  • Advising on the adaptability of a plant to new processes and materials;
  • Supervising quality control throughout the construction and production process;
  • Advising on inspection, maintenance and repair procedures.


Students have 2 options:

Option 1:

Students study at HCMUT for 4 years and get a Bachelor of Construction Materials Engineering awarded by HCMUT.

Option 2:

After completing 02 years at HCMUT, students with financial and academic eligibility may apply to transfer to our partner universities in Australia, New Zealand, and Japan for the later 02 years to complete their study for a Bachelor’s degree.

For the list of available partners for this program, please contact us.


  • Bachelor of Engineering (Construction Materials)
    Awarded by Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT).
  • Training duration: 04 years at HCMUT, Vietnam
  • Medium of instruction: English
  • Campus: Downtown Campus. Visit our campus here
  • Detailed curriculum and study plan are available in the link here (or please visit » Academic » Programs » Choosing the desired program & the year).


The annual tuition fee is around 3,600 USD. The exact amount depends on the number of credits students register to study each semester. Please see the tuition fee structure in the link here.

Annual scholarships are provided for international students who have excellent performance during their studying time. Please see the scholarship programs here.


Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT) receives applications to study Bachelor’s degree programs all year round.

Students complete the online application form here and submit the required documents to the International Admission Department of the University.



Generally, students who graduates from high school with the minimum average grade of 65% are eligible to apply for admission of a study programs.

Read more on the Admission Requirements here.


Leave your question or concern through the channels below.