The research activities of the faculty and staff at HSU are quite diversified. They include research proposals that aim at strengthening the academic disciplines of HSU and research projects in cooperation with other organizations and institutions inside and outside Vietnam. Many papers have been published in Vietnamese and International Scientific Journals.
For the purpose of disseminating information related to HSU major research areas, HSU publishes quarterly newsletters on-line. In addition, the HSU Press has published and edited more than 30 books on social sciences, management, and literature.
HSU regularly organizes seminars over a large range of topics for not only HSU faculty, staff, and students, but also for the community. International conferences are held annually and they are strongly supported by Vietnamese and international scholars.
Research is one of several key strategic missions at Hoa Sen University (HSU) towards becoming a prestigious university in the Southeast Asia Region. Through numerous research activities, HSU places emphases on expanding its relationships and partnerships with other universities all over the world.
HSU has plans to establish research centers that will focus on three fields:
- Gender and society
- Higher education
- Sustainable development.
Encouraging students to conduct research is one of the many objectives of the HSU Board of Administrators and each department. To achieve this objective, research-method training courses and research conferences are held every year for the students.