The Institute of Vietnamese Studies is a private, non-profit interdisciplinary research institution. The Institute is established to exchange information on, and to promote public awareness of Vietnamese culture, history and literature among historians, scholars, students and the public. The Institute of Vietnamese Studies offers high quality education programs, as well as correspondence courses. Besides these programs and courses, which respond to learners' needs, the Institute also sponsors many projects related to Vietnamese studies.

The Institute's activities currently include:

  • Vietnamese courses conducted by the Institute's faculty members.
  • A public web-site where users can exchange news, information, publications, and discussions about Vietnam or Vietnamese culture, language, history, geography, and literature.
  • Conferences, seminars, and lectures conducted by the Institute's faculty members and distinguished guest speakers.
  • A research library which collects books, magazines, videos and manuscripts relating to the earliest period of Vietnam's history. The collection covers the establishment of the country, the Chinese and French colonial periods, the Vietnam war and life of the Vietnamese refugees.
The Institute of Vietnamese Studies is located in the heart of the Vietnamese Overseas Community in Westminster, California:

15355 Brookhurst St., Suite 222,
Westminster, CA 92683, USA

Operation hours:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday: From 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Saturday: From 10:30am to 12:30pm
Sorry, we're closed on Sunday.

Postal address:
P.O. Box 11900
Westminster, CA 92685-1900

Contact information:
Telephone: (714) 775-2050
eMail: info@VietHoc.org

and of course our website is at www.VietHoc.org