Tran Phuong Lan, PhD

Tran Phuong Lan, PhD

Vice Dean, College of Business and Management

College of Business and Mangement


Dr. Lan is known as an educator as well as an administrator with an entrepreneurial mindset. She founded or was one of the founding members of several organizations in higher education. In 2003, she set up the Center for Corporate Training and Consultation at Hanoi School of Business, Vietnam National University, where she served as Executive Director for 6 years. In 2009, she played a critical role in establishing the FPT School of Business, FPT University, and served as Associate Dean of the FPT School of Business for 5 years before becoming Dean in 2014. In 2011, she created joint bachelor degree programs which accommodated 6000 students in 2019. Since 2015, Dr. Lan has become a member of Vingroup, where she served as Executive Director of VinAcademy JSC cum Project Director of VinUni project. Her teaching areas are Quantitative Analysis and Corporate Finance. One of her favorite subjects is Financial Statement Analysis. She has taught this subject and other subjects in Corporate Finance such as Project Evaluation, Cost of Capital, etc. to EMBA students and Corporate Executives. Besides teaching, she was a chief consultant or consultant of several consulting projects for NGOs and big corporations in Vietnam.

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Research interests

Customer satisfaction

Financial Statement Analysis

Selected publications

Measure Customer Satisfaction in the Airline Industry – Case study Vietnam Airlines. Doctoral thesis, Published in 2008

Teaching interests

Financial Statement Analysis

Project Evaluation


PhD, Business Administration, NEU, VN

MBA, Boise State University, USA