General Introduction



 The Department of Biotechnology was founded in 2003 by being separated from Department of Microbiology (now is Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry & Genetic Engineering). Department is responsible for teaching, conducting research and providing technology transfer services in area of Biotechnology. The focus of Department includes basic research in biotechnology such as enzyme technology, microbial engineering, fermentation technology, bioactive compounds, and environmental microbiology.
Currently the department has six official staffs, including three associate professors, two doctors and one master. The department members’ research activities are a reflection of the expertise of its department members, who are highly trained and well regarded both in academia and the industrial sector. The department commits to facilitate interaction and collaboration among researchers, students, individuals, domestic and international institutions. The department members always try their best to build the department to be a leading unit of training, research, and technology transfer.

We welcome and highly appreciate the support and collaboration from individuals, enterprises, both domestic and international institutions in training and scientific research activities.
 Department members
  1. Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Lan Huong – Head of Department 
  2. Dr.  Nguyen Truong Giang – Deputy Head of Department
  3. Assoc. Prof. Quan Le Ha
  4. Assoc. Prof. Le Thanh Ha
  5. Dr. Le Tuan
  6. MSc. Pham Thi Quynh