BACHELOR DEGREE IN APPLIED FINANCE UNIVERSITY OF RENNES 1 (FRANCE)
Established in 1980, the University of Rennes 1 (UR1) is amongst the twelve main multidisciplinary universities in France. Top 150-200th Young University Rankings 2020. Top 51-75th European Teaching Rankings 2019. Awarded the excellency Label « Bienvenue en France» 2019
INTERNATIONAL PROGRAME STUDY IN VIETNAM
The Bachelor of Applied Finance programe awarded by the University of Rennes 1 - France (UR1) is managed by the School of Finance - Ho Chi Minh City University of Economics. European-class qualification combined with the most optimal learning conditions drive you to the path of international career development.
★Established in 1980, the University of Rennes 1 (UR1) is amongst the twelve main multidisciplinary universities in France.
★Top 151-200th globally in the Young University Rankings 2020
★Top 51-75th best Universities in Europe for teaching by European Teaching Rankings 2019.
★In 2019, the University of Rennes 1 was awarded the excellency Label « Bienvenue en France» by the French Minister of Higher Education for the outstanding quality of the services provided to international students.
★94% of students have suitable jobs after 1 year of graduation (Professional Integration Survey, 2018)
★The first program in Vietnam that offers intensive education in Finance combined with Technology in the trend of technology revolution 4.0 in the field of Finance and Technology (Fintech).
★Bachelor’s degree in “Applied Finance” awarded by the University of Rennes 1.
★- 3 years international standard program entirely taught in English. Students can choose one of the following paths:
3 years in Vietnam (30% of subjects are taught directly by lecturers from the University of Rennes 1.)
2 first years in Vietnam + third year in France
★The 1st and 2nd year: at University of Economics Ho Chi Minh city (UEH). Courses are taught by lectures from UEH and Rennes 1.
☛Year 1 & 2 academic schedule
★The 3rd year: Students have two options: continue their studies at UEH or transfer to the University of Rennes 1
(*) Transferring conditions: Based on the academic results of the first 2 years with a minimum of 5/10 in all subjects and an IELTS overall score of 6.0 (no band less than 5.5) or equivalent
☛Year 3 academic schedule
Eligibility and admission
★Academic qualification: Graduated from high school or equivalent
★English requirement: IELTS 5.5 (or equivalent) or pass the English entrance test organized by UEH
★Admission methods: Choose one of the following three criteria
Having university admission letter.
Admission based on academic records (GPA or cumulative score of three subjects: Math, English, Literature or Math, English, Physics)
Admission for results of 02 subject groups in National High school exams (Math, English, Literature or Math, English, Physics).
Important information will be sent to students via email
8/2022 và 3/2023
Announcement of successful candidates in each stages
Admission information will be sent to students
8/2022 và 3/2023
Students study full course or 2 years at University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City
Frequently Asked Questions
1.1. Application and admission.
A1. Students will apply and choose the form of admission before taking the national high school exam. However, you need to submit a provisional Certificate of Graduation or a Copy of the Baccalaureate Diploma for enrollment.
A2. Before joining the program, students must demonstrate they possess at least an International English Certificate (IEC). Students who donմ have IECs at the time of admission will have to take and pass the English Entrance Test. If not, students may have to take pre-sessional English course(s) for entry.
A3. Students participating in the program are full-time students at the University of Rennes 1, so studentճ documents need to be translated into English and notarized to be submitted to the University of Rennes 1 for management and diploma delivery.
A4. We receive applications continuously for those who have graduated from high school and are preparing for the national high school exam. There are two times of assessing applications corresponding to 2 intakes in October and April a year. The 1st time: from September 2021 to March 2022; the 2nd time: from April 2022 to August 2022. The qualified students will enroll in the latest intake.
A5. As a student of this joint program which enrolls and offer the degree by the University of Rennes 1 (UOR 1), you are an UOR 1 full-time student, so you will enjoy the same benefits as well as have to complete all duties as other undergraduate students who are studying at Rennes 1.
1.2. Tuition fees
A1. The published tuition fee of the program does not include study materials. Students prepare their learning materials by themselves according to the instructions of the lecturer for each subject. However, as the student of the joint program, students will have right to access to both the Rennes 1's electronic library system and the library system of the University of Economics of Ho Chi Minh City for your studies.
A2. Depending on the studentճ English proficiency, students whose English do not meet the program qualification may needs to register for supplementary English courses at a suitable level. Tuition fees for these supplementary language classes are published separately and are not included in the published program fees.
A3. Each academic year consists of 2 semesters. Tuition is paid at the beginning of each semester based on the actual number of registered credits in the semester.
1.3. The Program contents
A1. Bachelor of "Applied Finance" is the first program in Vietnam that offers intensive training in application-oriented finance, financial technology (fintech), quantitative finance, and data science applied in finance... The program has three pillars:
A2. Throughout the program, about 30% of modules with core subjects will be taught directly by professors from the University of Rennes 1. The rest of the program will be delivered by the lecturers of the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City, who meet the strict standards required by the University of Rennes 1.
A3. Students will study in an environment that meets the standard of the University of Rennes 1 which is the most modern facilities of UEH specifying for high-quality programs, international training. In addition, students can access the online library of The University of Rennes 1, just like other undergraduate students at the university.
A4. The program is closely supervised by the University of Rennes 1. The entire process of learning, teaching, and evaluating is strictly following the regulations and standards applicable at the University of Rennes 1.
A5. The program is entirely delivered in English, regardless of studying in Vietnam or France. However, transferring students who meet the requirement in French language at the time can choose to enroll in subjects taught in French if they wish.
1.4. Degree and job/ higher education opportunities after graduation
A2. There is no distinction in degree in Rennes 1 training program. The Bachelor's degree of the program is granted by the University of Rennes 1, without any distinction from the degree obtained when studying full-time in France.
A3. Bachelor of "Applied Finance" is the first program in Vietnam that offers intensive education in Application-oriented Finance, Finance with Technology, Quantitative Finance, and Data Science Application in Finance... to handle tasks in the financial sector. Students are equipped with essential knowledge and skills to succeed in job positions such as Financial Specialist, Risk Manager, Financial Investment Specialist, and Data Scientist, Forecaster, Quantitative Analyst, Economist in banks, financial institutions, investment funds, consulting firms, and corporations
A4. The bachelor's degree ҁpplied FinanceӠawarded by the University of Rennes 1 is recognized worldwide. Students can pursue the Masterճ or Doctoral program in the field of Economics/ Finance if they meet other specific program requirements. Especially, thanks to the intensive level of the program, students can enroll in the second year of the master's program at the University of Rennes 1. Therefore, with the current policy, if continuing to study at Rennes 1, students have the opportunity to obtain a masterճ degree in just one year after graduation.
1.5. The University of Rennes 1
A1. The University of Rennes 1 is a multidisciplinary university with 19 faculties, schools, and member institutions, conducting training and research in many fields Established in 1970, the University of Rennes 1 is renowned for the quality of its excellent research and training in the fields of:
A2. As one of the twelve main public universities in France with various preferences, each year the University of Rennes 1 educates more than 30,000 students with more than 10% is international students from 124 countries worldwide. In 2019, the University has been awarded the title ҂ienvenue en FranceӠ(Welcome to France) by the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation for the outstanding quality of its international student support services.
A3. University of Rennes 1 is famous for its high level of dynamism and innovation in training and research. The training program at the school, especially in the field of Applied Finance, which is constantly updated and innovated, ensures the ability of students to meet the high-quality human resources requirements of modern society.