List of foreign language certificates as evidence for the language proficiency of applicants (for Doctoral degree)

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LIST OF SOME FOREIGN LANGUAGE CERTIFICATES AS EVIDENCE FOR THE LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY OF APPLICANTS
(Issued in conjunction with Circular No. 18/2021/TT-BGDĐT dated June 28, 2021, by the Minister of Education and Training)

No. Language Certificate / Certification Proficiency Level / Score Scale
1 English TOEFL iBT From 46 and above
    IELTS From 5.5 and above
    Cambridge Assessment English B2 First/B2 Business
      Vantage/Linguaskill
    Score Scale: From 160 and above  
2 French CIEP/Alliance française diplomas TCF from 400 and above
    DELF B2 and above Diplôme de Langue
3 German Goethe-Institut Goethe-Zertifikat B2 and above
    The German TestDaF language certificate TestDaF level 4 (TDN 4) and above
4 Chinese Chinese Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK) HSK level 4 and above
5 Japanese Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N3 and above
6 Russian ТРКИ – Test of Russian as a Foreign Language (TORFL) TPKH-2 and above
7 Other foreign languages Certificate assessed according to the 6-level foreign language proficiency framework used in Vietnam From Level 4 and above

Note: For each certificate or certification, the specified proficiency level or score scale should be achieved for it to be recognized.