Earn a Law degree in Hanoi from a top-ranked U.S. university

The University of Arizona and Hanoi Law University offer an innovative program that allows students to earn a Bachelor of Arts in Law from Arizona and a Bachelor of Laws from HLU in only four years. The partnership enables students in Vietnam to complete a U.S.-accredited degree entirely in Hanoi.

Arizona + HLU Professors

Arizona and HLU professors deliver courses in person at the Hanoi campus. Students learn from Arizona and HLU faculty, access Arizona and HLU resources, and become part of Arizona's network of 295,000 alumni worldwide. Innovative course delivery prepares students for an increasingly technical world.

Ranked TOP 1% in the World

The University of Arizona ranks number 89 out of 20,000 schools in the world, according to the Center for World University rankings, and was the first university in the U.S. to offer a bachelor’s degree in Law. Arizona's James E. Rogers College of Law is a top 50 law school in the U.S.

Study Abroad

Students may complete the program entirely in Vietnam or study abroad at the Tucson, Arizona campus in the U.S. for a summer, semester, or longer. The palm-tree lined campus is known as one of the most beautiful in the country. The surrounding city features hiking, concerts, and world-class dining.


The dual bachelor's degree program in Law from Arizona and HLU offers rigorous training for high-performing undergraduates. Students receive instruction in civil and criminal procedure, contracts, and torts. Students also take courses in evidence, legal research, and lawyering skills. Elective courses and specialized internships allow students to focus on areas of potential interest.

Degrees Earned
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Law from the University of Arizona
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from Hanoi Law University
  • Vietnamese
  • English

Students learn both civil and common law systems, allowing them to work in the legal field for both domestic and international organizations, companies, and firms. Graduates may also further their legal education internationally by pursuing a JD or LLM degree.

Careers options include:
  • In-House Counsel
  • Private Practice
  • Mediator/Arbitrator
  • Compliance Officer
  • Government Relations

Located in the Dong Da District of Hanoi, HLU is the largest university of legal training in Vietnam and is fully accredited by the Ministry of Education and Training. The campus houses a number of lecture theatres, seminar rooms, and computer labs. The HLU library features tens of thousands of books and journals, as well as Westlaw and HeinOnline databases.



Once admitted to Hanoi Law University, students receive application instructions from the University of Arizona. Students must meet the admissions criteria of both institutions.

English Proficiency
Year One Requirements:
Students must receive an IELTS score of at least 5.0 or a TOEFL score of at least 59 for admission as a freshman.
Year Two Requirements:
Students must meet an IELTS score of at least 6.5 or a TOEFL score of at least 79 by the end of their second year in the program.

Contact Us

University of Arizona at Hanoi Law University
87 Nguyen Chi Thanh,
District Dong Da, Hanoi