Why study online?

Lower Costs

Online learning is a much affordable alternative to traditional campus-based courses because of multiple factors. You don’t incur the cost of housing, transportation, visa and travel arrangements.

Flexible Schedule and Environment

Online learning enables you to study anywhere at any time. You can choose your own learning environment that works best for your preferences.

Career Advancement

Online learning is an integral tool to further your career and gain new skills that enables you to climb the corporate ladder within your current organization.

Self-discipline and Responsibility

Self-discipline and responsibility developed from studying an online degree will make you stand out to future employers.

Massive Learning Resources Online

You can have access to massive educational resources and information to supplement your study during online screen time compared to traditional offline learning.

Our course

Bachelor of Software Engineering

Bachelor of Software Engineering consists of 8 certificates equivalent to 8 semesters. After completing all 8 certificates, students will become an IT engineer and receive a Bachelor Degree awarded by FPT University.

Certificates and Subjects

Certificate 1: Digital Passport

  • How to learn online at FUNiX
  • Mastering your computer
  • Becoming a Digital Citizen
  • Building your first website
  • Creating your first program (with Javascript)

Certificate 2: Mobile Application Developer

  • Introduction to Computer Science
  • Object-Oriented Programming (with Java)
  • Mobile Programming
  • Game Development
  • Online Lab 1

Certificate 3: Enterprise Application Developer

  • Database Systems
  • Desktop Java Applications
  • Data Structures and Algorithm (DSA)
  • Web-based Applications
  • Online Lab 2

Certificate 4: Industry Attachment

  • Cybersecurity
  • IT Project Management
  • Ethics in IT
  • Business Communication
  • Entrepreneurship

Certificate 5: Basic Software Engineer

  • Introduction to Software Engineering
  • Software Requirements
  • Software Architecture and Design
  • Software Quality Assurance and Testing
  • Online Lab 3

Certificate 6: Business Alignment

  • Elective 1 – Big Data
  • Elective 2 – Cloud Computing
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Operating System & Computer Network
  • Online Lab 4

Certificate 7: Information System Specialized

  • Advanced Mathematics for Engineering
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Philosophy
  • Hochiminh Ideology (Optional for international students)
  • Revolutionary way of the Communist Party of Vietnam (Optional for international students)

Certificate 8: Software Engineer Graduation

Capstone project


$1000/ 1 certificate

Year 1 – 3 certificates – $3000
Year 2 – 3 certificates – $3000
Year 3 – 2 certificates – $2000

20% tuition fee reduction per semester during the coronavirus pandemic



You will study 100% online and attend lectures by top professors in the world from any internet connected devices. Eight separate certificates will help you gain essential skills, knowledge and abilities to pursue your career in Software Engineering.


Mentors of FPT Online University are Project Managers & Senior Managers from top IT companies in Vietnam and over the world. You will be accompanied and guided by our top IT experts through chat and video calls during study time. The connection with mentors generates an opportunity for you to join a huge network of IT engineers, which will be a valuable asset for your future career.


Hannah is staff of FPT who supports you during your study, connects you with mentors and provides all support services to you. Hannah will motivate you to keep studying online and completing the course as soon as possible.

Program Procedure

Flexible Study Plan

Study online and complete the first 3 certificates

After completing the first 3 certificates, you will have sufficient knowledge and skills to work as a fresher at software companies

Transfer to Vietnam, start working during study time

You can transfer to Vietnam after the first 3 certificates to continue your study (either online or offline) and get jobs introduced by the school. Average wage from 200 – 400 USD/month.

Year 3: Graduate and transfer to other countries

You finish the last certificates to graduate, get the degree and transfer to other countries, either to work (at FPT overseas branches) or continue your further studies. You can also transfer right after Year 2 to various partners of FPT Education Global worldwide to complete your degree.

Entry Requirements

High school certificate
You do not need to submit your high school certificate at the time of application but will need to submit it once you receive your degree.

English proficiency certificate
IELTS 6.0 or equivalent. If you do not meet the English requirement, you can study English online in our system to upgrade your level before enrolling in the main course.