Nowadays, getting Vietnam visa is quite easy and convenient. Travelers can easily apply Vietnam visa  1 month, 3 months, 6 months or 1 year with tourist or business purpose. In case you would like to stay longer, you can get Vietnam visa extension when you are in Vietnam. Most  foreigners need visa to enter Vietnam, so you should apply  Vietnam visa online as soon as you can to save your valuable time and your budget. Travellers can arrive and exit Vietnam on any date within visa validity. So, if you are not quite sure about your date of arrival, just choose a few  days prior to  your planned arrival date.

1. General information

- Visa Vietnam is required for almost foreigners who plan to enter Vietnam.

- Related to entry, exit and residence of foreigners in Vietnam, the Standing Committee of Vietnam National Assembly issued a National Ordinance No. 24/2000/PL- UBTVQH10 on the 28 April, 2000 advised that all Vietnam visa applicants should arrange Vietnam visa before departure by applying Vietnam visa online then get the Vietnam visa stamped on their passports at Vietnam Arrival airport or Vietnam Embassy.

- Visa to Vietnam can be applied in person at Vietnam Embassy/Consulate in your country (traditional way) or in an easier and cheaper way, tourist may apply Vietnam visa on arrival online before traveling to get Vietnam visa stamped at arrival airports.

- Vietnam visa validity is in 1 month, 3 months, 6 months or 1 year with single or multiple entries.

- Vietnam visa processing time is normally 2 working days. In case of urgency, you can upgrade the processing time in 1 working day/4 working hour/1 working hour or even on non-working time

- Vietnam visa application time:  Normally, it should be applied no earlier than 6 months prior to date of departure.

- Vietnam visa's arrival date and exit date: visa’s exit date will be calculated relying  on your arrival date and the length of stay you apply in visa 1 month or 3 months (of course you can exit Vietnam on any date within the visa duration). So the most important thing is to fill in the arrival date and please do not worry about exit date.2. Vietnam visa requirements- The original passport which must have longer validity than the visa by at least six months.

- Vietnamvisas are full page stickers, so make sure you have enough space in your passport.

-  2 Vietnam visa photos taken within 6 months are required to submit (2 * 2 in)

- Vietnamvisa applicants must fill in the Vietnam visa application online exactly as shown on your passport (your full name, your passport number, passport expiration date…)3. Vietnam visa types The Vietnamese Government has realized the significance of visa Vietnam, thus has soon facilitated and eased the application process for visa to Vietnam. They have put the Vietnam visa on arrival into effect, and allowed Vietnam visa online application for years now. This has helped Vietnam visa applicants a lot in making Vietnam visa application more easily and give a hand to strengthening the volume of travelers to Vietnam annually.

Thanks to this, at present, the Option 1 (easiest way) is that apply for Vietnam visa on arrival - 100% online application: instead of coming to the Embassy as before to get Vietnam visa,  you just stay at home, click apply Vietnam visa online to make visa application, make online payment, receive the visa pre-approved letter online, fly to Vietnam and get their Vietnam visa stamped at arrival airport.

Get their Vietnam visa stamped into passport by the Immigration Officers at the Immigration Desk

That is it! Welcome to Vietnam and have a good time


2017.7.20 ICEPOE 2017 was a workshop conference of CAMME 2017, which has been indexed by EI Compendex 

2017.6.30 ICEPOE 2017 conference proceeding has been published:   (as the workshop conference of CAMME)

2017.4.26 Dr Yingyot Infahsaeng, Prof Muhammad Yahaya,Prof. Khomdram Jolson Singh have been nominated as best reviewers of this conference.

2017.4.25, Congratulations! E003, Fadhlin Nugraha Rismi(session A) from Telkom University,Indonesia has been awarded as Best Student Paper. E006 Dhanu Chettri(Session B) from  Manipur Institute of Technology, India has been awarded as Best Student Paper. 

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2017.04.04, Schedule on April 23 is been annouced, please check:

Good News! 2016.11.18  Prof. Sang-Hoon Lee, Korea University, joined our committee. 

2017. 01.31 Download ICEPOE 2017 one page call for paper Flyer.ICDPOE 2017 CFP 


Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam and the country's second largest city by population. 


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Best student paper ( under the age of 35) 

Best paper(presenter)

Best poster

Best reviewers


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