School of Social Sciences and Humanities was established in September 2009 on the basic of the separation from School of Education and Learning Resources Center (LRC). The School has the tasks of training and researching in the field of social sciences and humanities for the development of Mekong Delta region and the whole country.
When the school was newly established, it had six departments and six Bachelor majors: English Studies, English Translation and Interpretation, French Studies, Vietnam Studies (tour guide), Literature, Information Studies and one Master program: Vietnamese Literature.
From April 2015 the Department of English and Department of French were separated to School of Foreign Languages. The School of Social Sciences and Humanities remains four Departments: Department of Vietnamese Linguistics and Literature, Department of History – Geography and Tourism, Department of Library and Information Management, Department of Sociology; and four Bachelor majors: Vietnam Studies (tour guide), Literature, Information , Sociology and one Master program: Vietnamese Literature. In the near future, the School is going to offer the new majors: Journalism and Cultural Studies.
The task of quality assurance: The School established the group’s Quality Assurance Division and completed the task of self- quality assurance training. Appointing officials involved in the group testing, assessing the quality of training programs in the University.
Scientific research work: School’s staff and students actively participating in scientific research activities with the results completed a lot of research projects at University level and Provincial level. In addition, the School staffs also participate in.
research projects with Bac Lieu University, Mekong Delta Research and Development, Can Tho City Council Social Sciences and Humanities and the subject of international cooperation, etc.…
International cooperation:the School often has programs in cooperation with the University and international educational organizations. Reception of professionals, volunteers abroad to work, teach and promote the cooperation and exchange teachers and student programs at universities.
Phone: (0292) 3872 013