Vice-Dean: Nguyen Tien Dung, Assoc. Prof.
Tel: (054) 3825698
* Department of Philosophy
* Department of Scientific Socialism
* Department of Vietnamese Communist Party’s Policies
* Department of Ho Chi Minh’s Ideology
The Faculty of Philosophy, Hue University of Sciences was founded pursuant to the Decree No. 55/QĐ-TC dated 15 September 1995 by the President of Hue University, by merging Departments of Marxist-Leninism from different Colleges at Hue University: College of Sciences, College of Medicine, College of Pedagogy, College of Agriculture & Forestry, and College of Arts. The Faculty is assigned to the training and education of the political theory and philosophy courses for all specialties at the undergraduate and graduate levels at Hue University, education of undergraduate and graduate students majored in Philosophy. Along with the mission of teaching and education, the Faculty itself has fully committed to scientific research, including training and communication of Vietnamese Communist Party’s policies and government reform policies for students at Hue University.
The Faculty has a total of 30 teaching staff and 01 office staff, including 01 Associate Professor, 02 PhD holders and 26 MA holders, 03 BA holders, and 08 senior lecturers. In training, education and scientific research activities, the Faculty of Philosophy has received consistent support and collaboration from several former senior lecturers of the Faculty, who are now engaged in different administrative positions at Hue University such as Assoc.Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hoa, Assoc.Prof. Dr. Nguyen Xuan Khoat…) and from leading experts and scientists in the field of philosophy.
The Faculty’s staff have not only fulfilled well their teaching responsibilities but also contributed significantly to scientific research and development. To date, about 30 ministerial-level projects, 100 university-level projects have successfully carried out by the Faculty’s staff, 50 different books and textbooks have been published by famous publishing houses such as National Political Publishing House, Political Theory Publishing House, Vietnam Education Publishing House, Thuan Hoa Publishing House, Publishing House of Hue University, Ho Chi Minh City General Publishing House…
With current powerful staff, the Faculty of Philosophy proves itself high training and research capacity and ability to offer joint master’s degree programs in philosophy, and to carry out research and development projects and programs of regional, national and international collaboration in the fields of philosophy, contemporary philosophy, American culture and philosophy, Religious Studies, logics, Hochiminh’s ideology and other social cultural related fields…
From 2008, the Faculty of Philosophy has offered the second-degree for BA courses in Philosophy and the Education and Scientific Committee of the University has agreed to develop the doctoral degree program in Philosophy.
The Faculty has trained about 1.000 undergraduate students in Philosophy and more than 200 MA students. Many graduate students are in charge of important positions at local authorities in the Central region and in the country.