The Board of History - Geography was established by the Saigon University in 1955. Under the Faculty of Letters in 1963, Section of Geography was found.

 In 1977, Department of Geography was officially established by the Hochiminh City University, with two fileds: Geography of Physics and Geography of Economics.

In 1990, Department of Geography was upgraded to the Faculty of Geography, Hochiminh City University.

Since 1996, Hochiminh City University has became a member of the Vietnam National University Hochiminh City, namely University of Social Sciences and Humannities, under which Geography is as a Faculty.

Since 1991, under the faculty of Geography there have been five departments, of which professional activities as fields of Environment, Economics and Regional Development, Social – Demography, Tourism (Geography), and Cartography-Remote sensing-GIS.
In October 2009, Section of Tourism was established.

Vietnam National University
Faculty of Geography
10-12 Dinh Tien Hoang, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1
Ho Chi Minh City

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