About us

Health and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (HAPRI) is the first Health and Agricultural Economics Research Institute ever established in Vietnam. It is governed by the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City (or UEH), one of the largest and most prestigious economic research institutions in the country.
The Institute aims to improve health and agricultural policies in a rapidly changing environment through rigorous, collaborative, data-driven research, innovative educational programs, cutting-edge technology, and high-quality research design consultation services. We also hope to facilitate cross-institutional research and educational collaborations with many domestic and international institutions, along with establishing relationships with indu



Interesting Collaborations

    • Advise the government on health policies, especially public health insurance, healthcare finance and drug formularies.
    • Provide economic valuations of health and healthcare.
    • Advise local governments on development policies, focusing on agricultural transformation.
    • Provide up-to-date training courses on making and implementing regional policies.
    • Provide up-to-date training course in health economics
    • Prepare students for postgraduate research.
    • Support academic research ideas and designs.
    • Support designing research questionnaires.
    • Support analyzing research data for local authorities and enterprises.
    • Conduct market data analysis by industry.
    • Support connecting universities, faculties, research centers with international experts and industry leaders.