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Welcome to the Department of Computer Science (DSC)!

As part of the Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), DSC originated from the former Department of Applied Applications that was established in 1989. In 2005, DSC acquired its current name, in the recognizing the rapid growth in the information technology arena. Currently, DSC awards the Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) degree in Computer Science and Engineering, Master of Engineering (MEng) in Computer Science and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computer Engineering.

Upon graduation, our students are well prepared for a wide variety of career options as they have obtained a strong theoretical foundation and also necessary practical skills. They have also possessed solid background for advanced degrees in Computer Science. Graduates of BEng degree may find a position as a software developer, scientific programmer, systems programmer, or software engineer. Graduates of MEng and PhD degrees can definitely pursue their career paths in both academic and industry tracks.



To achieve teaching excellence and region-class research.



  • To prepare graduates for lifelong learning.
  • To inspire staff with innovative thinking, academic and entrepreneurial spirit.
  • To conduct research in collaboration with industry and international institutions.


Core Values

  • Innovation  
  • Integrity  
  • Teamwork
  • Lifelong Learning  
  • Professionalism
  • Proactiveness



Since its inception, DSC has grown in size and strength. Out current staff includes 2 Associate Professors, 4 PhDs, 2 MEngs and 3 BEngs. Besides, the Deparment has also strong links with some prestigious invited lecturers and temporarily recruited a number of teaching assistants in some academic activities.

DSC full list of academic staff is as follows:

  • Dr. Le Thanh Sach (Head)
  • A/Prof. Duong Tuan Anh
  • Dr. Huynh Tuong Nguyen 
  • Dr. Nguyen Hua Phung
  • Dr. Nguyen An Khuong
  • Dr Nguyen Duc Dung
  • Mr. Tran Giang Son, MEng. 
  • Prof. Dr  Cao Hoang Tru
  • Mr. Vuong Ba Thinh, MEng



In research, DSC has collaborated with many local and international organizations. The researchers working at DSC have published a variety of research papers in distinguished international conferences and journals. Currently, the following research areas are conducted at DSC:

  •  Artificial Intelligence
  •  The Semantic Web (VN-KIM group)
  •  Natural Language Processing
  •  Computational Algebra and Statistics
  •  Software Verification
  •  Computer Graphics