BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND)  is a joint  program between Nguyen Tat Thanh University and Pearson Education (UK). The program is developed to a high standard, in accordance with internationally accepted best practice. Students have access to modern equipment and technology, enhancing their learning experience. By studying a course, students benefit from an English-taught top-up degree that is recognized nation-wide and globally, providing excellent career opportunities after graduation.

About Pearson PLC: 

Pearson is the world’s leading learning company that brings together leading names in education to provide a blend of content, curricula, assessment, training and technology to make learning more engaging and effective. Established in 1836, today, with more than 80 years of experience in educational field, Pearson is also the UK’s largest awarding organization offering academic, vocational and work-based learning qualifications, including GSCE,LCCI and especially, BTECs  which is recognized and admitted by more than 70 countries with over 2.58 enrolments per year.

BTECs are career-based qualifications designed to give students the skills they need to move on to higher education or go straight into employment. The BTEC program has been officially taught in Vietnam since 2005. The BTECs include many levels, from the beginner to the Level 8 (Undergraduate degree) which strictly follow the framework of the British Qualifications Framework (NQF). These programs are designed to establish a high standard training system that exists in parallel with National university training programs and to be compatible with the international education system.

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Qualification:  BTEC HND issued by Pearson Education (UK)

Duration: 2.5 years

After successful completion of BTEC HND, student can either continue further their studies in undergraduate level by:

  • Applying for an international  top -up BA degree in Vietnam
  • Studying abroad at one of 300 universities in the world admitted students holding an BTEC HND.

Entry Requirement:

Students must hold the below for admission to BTEC HND program at NIIE:

  1. High school graduate certificate
  2. Academic IELTS with a minimum score of 4.5 or a qualification deemed by NIIE to be equivalent.