Provideing comprehensive and integrated studies of subjects in ambient computing, multimedia, interaction.


Smart devices have moved into our lives. Ambient computing will change our perception of our living environment. Robots and robotics will offer new user adapted services, as houses become smart… After this Master, you will be able to understand the main ideas and key issues in ambient computing, multimedia information processing, context-aware speech and image/video processing, sensors and sensor network, human-machine interaction (person-system interaction) to propose solutions to handle these issues, to imagine and design new applications in this field, and to participate in innovation in Vietnam and Asia.


You will be trained to develop professional skills needed for success in teamwork, written and oral communication and to develop independent study skills to obtain knowledge of state-of-the-art information.

In an international environment, you can build a global contact network of tutors, researchers and industrials, as well as fellow students.

Courses cover
Pervasive environments & context modeling
Interaction through computer vision
Interaction through natural language
Radio-frequency transactions and identification
Energy management for pervasive environments
Mobile and wireless networks
Human-machine interaction
3D modeling and representation
Knowledge representation and reasoning
Machine learning
Machine translation
Embedded systems
Multimedia databases

…”a robot in every home”… – Bill Gates in Scientific American Journal, 2006
The leader of the PC revolution predicts that the next hot field will be robotics and ambient computing

Student are offered a choice among 2 possibilities:

  • ACMI International Master of Science
  • ACMI International Master of Engineering


ACMI International Master of Science

•Understanding the most recent research methods from basic to advanced knowledge.
•Developing new approaches for Research, Analysis, Design, & Evaluation.
•Implementing new technologies and design new devices to solve practical problems.
•Developing professional research skills.
•Developing expertise in the field to be successful in future Ph.D. work in Vietnam or other countries.

ACMI International Master of Engineering

•Understanding fundamental and advanced technologies in the  field.
•Gaining specific knowledge of the technology design process, tool-building technologies, and evaluation techniques in application areas, applying insights to real-life applications or products.
•Focusing on problem analysis, design and implementation of systems using the latest technologies.
Qualifications that meet the demands of the international labour market


ACMI International Master of Science will start November 2014

ACMI International Master of Engineering will start September 2015

All courses are up to the latest state of the art, and taught by leading Vietnamese and foreign experts. The program offers a wide range of courses, consisting of a common core plus courses to be selected by the student based on personal interests or prior studies. Courses typically combine theoretical training with practical exercises.

Bachelor or engineer degree (at least four years of full‐time study). The courses are offered in English so they are suitable for students from Vietnam and also other countries. Requirements: Proof of skills in English (an intermediate level of English: IELTS 4.5 or TOEFL PBT 450 or iBT 45)


Entrance examinations take place two times every year in March and August (the enrollments are made 1 month to 2 months prior to the examination date). 

The International Research Institute MICA (Multimedia, Information, Communication and Applications) from Hanoi University of Science and Technology is the Vietnamese leader in the field.

 ACMI MASTER is an international Master of Science created by
International Research Institute MICA
Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST)


This year, HUST calls for applications in Vietnam and abroad for this master program with the target of 20-30 students.
--> Applicants may buy an application form at Graduate School of HUST, room 315, C1 building, HUST, 1 Dai Co Viet, Ha Noi from 25th Feb to 4th Mar 2014.
--> Applicants have to submit their application form from 5 May 2014 to 16th May 2014 at MICA, 8th floor, B1 building, HUST, 1 Dai Co Viet, Hanoi. Detailed information is available at http://sdh.hust.edu.vn/home/Default.aspx?scid=23&CategoryID=132&nid=1178


International Research Institute MICA

Building B1, Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST)

1, Đai Cồ Việt st. Hà Nội, Việt Nam


Telephone: (+84 4) 3 868 30 87

Fax: (+84 4) 3 868 35 51



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