General information

Thai Nguyen University of Medicine and Pharmacy (TUMP) was established in 1968 under the name of Bac Thai Medical University. It was an official member of Thai Nguyen University in 1994 by virtue of the integration law of all universities and colleges. Over the past 40 years, TUMP has undergone substantial developments in academic training, patient care, research and international cooperation, and strives to become a leading medical institution in Vietnam.

TUMP plays a key role in producing medical doctors for the mountainous provinces of Vietnam, particularly for those in the northeastern region.