The International Student Centre (ISC), under the Vietnam International Education Development of the Ministry of Education and Training, was established in 1988 to provide education and accommodation for foreign students studying and living in Hanoi. Since then the Centre has been awarded many prestigious distinctions by the Government of Vietnam and the Governments of other countries for its successful services.
1. Location: theCentre is located in the heart of Hai Ba Trung District, which converges renowned universities such as the Hanoi University of Science and Technology, the National University of Civil Engineering, the National Economics University, the Medical University, the Faculty of Vietnamese Studies of the University of Social Sciences and Humanities, the Vietnam National University, etc. Transport services are convenient with nearby bus stops, Hanoi station, etc. Those facilities create excellent conditions for foreign students during their study and in Hanoi.
2. Accommodation: the campus has four buildings that are well equipped to meet the needs of boarding students. Extras also include kitchens, sport playgrounds, fitness gyms, meeting halls, etc.
3.Support Services: Boarding students at the Centre will be assisted with visa procedures, airport pickup, health care insurance. They could easily take part in sport games and community activities, etc.
4. Annual number of boarding students: every year the Centre receives around 400 studentsfrom about ten countries including Laos, Cambodia, Russia, China, Ukraine, Cuba, and the United States.
5. Service of Vietnamese language teaching and Vietnamese culture: The Centre’s objective is to help students not only learn Vietnamese as a foreign language, but also enrich their understanding about the history, culture, and the people of Vietnam, enabling them to avoid the "culture shock" and familiarize them with life in Vietnam at the shortest time. The major partners for decades now are foreign Embassies, international organizations and big corporations and companies in Hanoi.
Studying and living in ISC, foreign student will enjoy a green, clean and beautiful environment, ensured with good security and a civilized and friendly community. Hopefully the Centre is home from home for foreign students during their stay and study in Hanoi.
B7 Bach Khoa Area, Hai Ba Trung Dist., Hanoi, Vietnam
Phone: 04 3 869 5974 Fax: 04 3 869 5974 Website: www.visc.edu.vn