FPT University

FPT University

FPT University – the first university in Vietnam established by an enterprise – has an innovative curriculum developed from practical-oriented design thinking that has narrowed the gap between education and industry demand in Vietnam. FPT University (FPTU) is the leading private, global university inside one of the most currently exciting economies inside Asia. FPTU currently holds 3 stars in the QS World University Rankings System. The distinctive features of FPTU lie in its distinct, creative operations due to close association with industry, linking training with practice, with the research and implementation of the state-of-art technologies.

Find more information on the FPT University website.

Session 3 2019

Location: Hanoi, Vietnam

Dates: 4 January- 15 February 2020

Activity cost: $2180 approx (note: subject to change)

Cost includes: Accommodation, airport transfers, in-country orientation, insurance for the activity duration

Cost excludes: International flights, meals, daily commute costs to partner organisation, laundry, visa. Optional cultural trip to Halong Bay 2 days/1 night *$257

PACE Travel Grants available (subject to eligibility): $3000 New Colombo Plan Mobility Grants or $1100 PACE Travel Grant

Number of students: Approx 2

Students will get to experience Tết (Vietnamese Lunar New Year) the most important celebration and holiday on the Vietnamese calendar. The holiday typically goes for 3-4 days but many organisations allow their staff the full working week off. During this time students will have the option to participate and observe Tet festivities in Ha Noi, continue with placement tasks at their hotel or enjoy a cultural few days away in Halong Bay (costs not included in Student Activity Fee).

Current opportunities

*Please note that the unit availability, timing and activities are always subject to change

PACE unitUnit timingActivity examples
PACE360 or equivalentSession 3 (same time as activity)Students will assist with expanding the global partnership network of FPT University, along with recruitment of international students (support the international admission department to expand agents network in Asia). Students can assist with developing mobility programs and organize events / activities for international students on campus. Students will be responsible for producing media material, media products and content management through the online channel.
INTS305 or equivalentSession 1 (after activity)Students will assist with expanding the global partnership network of FPT University, along with recruitment of international students (support the international admission department to expand agents network in Asia). Students can assist with developing mobility programs and organize events / activities for international students on campus. Students will be responsible for producing media material, media products and content management through the online channel.

Before I apply

  1. Receive academic advice to see how a PACE International activity will fit into your degree
  2. Check you meet the eligibility requirements
  3. View the PACE International information session online or visit one of our drop-in sessions
  4. Refer to the PACE International essential resources for application tips, example application form and information on ethical volunteering

Unit info

*Please note that the unit availability, timing and activities are always subject to change

PACE unitUnit timingOverseas activity timingActivity examples
PACE360 or equivalentWinter Vacation (same time as activity)Winter VacationStudents will have the opportunity to maximise and enrich their media/communications &/or event organization skills within an international, dynamic and multicultural South East Asian tertiary environment.
PSY399 or equivalentSession 2 (after activity)Winter VacationStudents will have the opportunity to maximise and enrich their media/communications &/or event organization skills within an international, dynamic and multicultural South East Asian tertiary environment.
INTS305 or equivalentSession 2 (after activity)Winter VacationStudents will have the opportunity to maximise and enrich their media/communications &/or event organization skills within an international, dynamic and multicultural South East Asian tertiary environment.
MAS350 or equivalentSession 2 (after activity)Winter VacationStudents will have the opportunity to maximise and enrich their media/communications &/or event organization skills within an international, dynamic and multicultural South East Asian tertiary environment.
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