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


Petroleum Engineering program features studies in physics, chemistry, mathematics, geology, economics and other specialist petroleum engineering topics.

Students will be prepared for petroleum industry and its related fields such as drilling, exploitation, petroleum production, reservoir engineering and transportation of oil, natural gas and petroleum economics, etc.


Graduates can work in either Vietnamese or foreign petroleum companies, including:

  • The subsidiaries of Petrovietnam – Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVEP, PVD, PTSC, PIDC, VPI…)
  • The joint ventures and the joint operations (VSP, JVPC, Petronas, Cuu Long JOC, Hoang Long JOC, Universal JOC, Truong Son JOC …)
  • Multinational petroleum corporations (BP, Unocal, Exxon Mobile …), international petroleum technical service corporations (Schlumberger, BJ, Halliburton, GEOSERVICES, Baker Hughes, Weatherford, …)
  • Universities, Institutes of Petroleum, drilling and groundwater extraction enterprises, Provincial Department of Science and Technology – Environment, Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Provincial Department of Industry)


Students have 2 options:

Option 1:

Students study at HCMUT for 4 years and get a Bachelor of Petroleum Engineering from 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 (Petroleum)
    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).


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