Introduction of the Institute of Business Research
The Institute of Business Research (IBR)
Address: 59C Nguyen Đinh Chieu Street, Ward 6, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City
Phone: (+84) 028 38257364
The Institute of Business Research (IBR) was established following Decision No. 66/QD-DHKT-TCHC of the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City on 12th January, 2017. The Institute of Business Research is a subsidiary of the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City.
From 2020, the Institute of Business Research was approved to operate following the research excellence centre for the period 2020-2025.
The main objectives of the Institute of Business Research include the following:
1. Implementing academic research and promoting international publications. The Institute of Business Research is delegated by the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City to house international research fellows and to manage international research collaboration between the University and international partners. The Dean of the Institute of Business Research is delegated by the President of the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City to sign research fellow contracts with international and domestic partners.
2. Organizing international conferences and workshops. IBR is very proud to host several international conferences such as Asia Pacific Infiniti Conference on International Finance, Asian Finance Conference, the Annual Conference on Business and Finance ICBF. IBR also regularly organizes academic seminars and workshops.
3. Providing academic programs (Ph.D., Masters, Bachelor). IBR currently offers Ph.D., Master, and Bachelor Programs in partnership with the University of Lincoln, UK and the degree of Doctor of Social Sciences, in partnership with the University of Leicester, UK.
4. Providing Executive Education Programs: IBR is the leader in providing short courses and consulting services to several companies and local authorities in Vietnam.
The Dean of the Institute of Business Research is Professor Xuan Vinh VO.
The University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City (UEH) was established in 1976. It is one of Vietnam’s top universities and was the first public school to implement an autonomous system to become a research-oriented university providing high-quality education of an international standard, to satisfy the increasing demands of society. Since its creation, UEH has qualified more than 200,000 officials, executives, and business people, thereby affirming its quality and reputation and receiving social recognition.
UEH provides students with a professional undergraduate and research environment that enables graduates to compete in and adapt to the global economy. The university employs highly qualified professors and lecturers and has a strong reputation in the sciences because of its international research capacity. In addition, the university regularly cooperates with regional and international universities and organizations to keep up-to-date with trends in education, training, and research. The training process is closely connected with enterprises and society, and good relationships are maintained with regional and international universities. Further, the University provides cutting-edge equipment and facilities to enhance students’ learning and research needs.
By 2030, UEH aims to become a prestigious research university specializing in economics - administration - law, providing training and research environment on par with international standard and academic - practical combination to develop work capacity of learners, adapt to the increasing demand of society.