Ho Chi Minh City Open University’s Online Bachelor Degree Program in Construction Management provides students with basic and advanced knowledge of design, construction, project management, and business management in construction.

Students are fostered in the correlation analysis between theory and practice (through experiments on materials, geology, and soil foundation), the assessment and appraisal of work quality, and effective communication (verbal and nonverbal) in the industry context.

The program methodologically trains students to organize and implement projects, work individually and in groups, and cultivate professional ethics and a sense of responsibility.


Admission requirements

To enroll in the program, applicants have to meet either of the two admission requirements as follows:

  • + Holding a high school diploma or an intermediate degree under the regulations of the Ministry of Education and Training of Vietnam.
  • + Holding an intermediate degree but having not yet graduated from a high school must be recognized as having completed high school subjects as prescribed.
  • + Holding a bachelor’s degree in another major (be exempt from the equivalent credits).

Degree Credibility

The bachelor’s degree awarded by Ho Chi Minh City Open University is in the national qualification system, and its validity fulfills the postgraduate admission or job recruitment.





49 subjects


126 credits


Bachelor's Degree


At least 3.5 years

Tremendous job opportunities and brilliant careers

Graduates can apply for jobs: the officer of the state agencies in construction management; the specialist in estimating & bidding, consultancy & project management, occupational safety & environment, supervision & quality inspection, construction; and businessman in construction.

E-Learning with lecturers and support from student services

The E-Class model combined with forums facilitates discussions between students with their lecturers and classmates to gain knowledge and practical experience. The ELOSUPPORT and SISOU systems are available to receive and solve students’ problems timely.

A learning method with a high level of convenience and interactiveness

90% of the program content is delivered via the Internet. Students actively choose suitable places, times, and schedules for their studies. They learn in the online environment of the ELOLMS system with abundant and qualified materials.

Optimal Learning Solutions

Students optimize time use by online learning in their free time with less driving time and fees. Students could win scholarships if their academic achievements are excellent. All materials (prints and ebooks) are provided to students for free.

The Online Bachelor’s Degree Program in Construction Management includes knowledge equivalent to the on-campus program with a practice-orientation design. The program covers 49 subjects (126 credits) in the regular schedule occurring in 15 semesters. Students can accelerate program completion by increasing the number register of courses each semester based on the regulations.


– Analytics
– Academic English 1
– Technical Drawing in Construction
– Introduction to Civil Engineering

– Academic English 2
– General Computer Science
– Linear Algebra
– Fluid Mechanics

– Marxist – Leninist philosophy
– Academic English 3
– Mechanics of Materials 1
– Engineering Geology + Practice

– Introduction to Law
– Fundamentals of Construction Law
– Academic English 4
– Construction Equipment and Safety

– General Economics
– Construction Surveying
– Construction Surveying: Practice
– Academic English 5

– Structural Mechanics
– Marxist – Leninist Political Economy
– Structural Principles in Architecture
– Urban Planning

– Building Materials
– Building Materials: Laboratory Experiments
– Soil Mechanics
– Soil Mechanics: Laboratory Experiments

– Scientific Socialism
– Reinforced Concrete Structures 1
– Steel Structures 1
– Risk and change management in construction

– Project Appraisal for Construction
– Project Appraisal for Construction project case study
– Construction Engineering Methods
– History of the Vietnamese Communist Party

– Project Management for Construction
– Project Management for Construction project case study
– Construction Procedurement and Contract

– Project Planning and Scheduling project case study
– Project Planning and Scheduling
– Estimating in Building Construction

– Quantitative Analysis for Construction Management
– Architecture in Civil Engineering
– Water Supply & Drainage for Buildings
– Ho Chi Minh’s Ideology

– Quantitative Analysis for Construction Management project case study
– Electives Supplementary Knowledge 1
– Electives Supplementary Knowledge 2

– Internship Training

– Thesis


Essential conditions for effectiveness in learning: Although most of the content can be delivered through mobile, students must use a desktop/laptop for assignments.