Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnam is now home to as many as 3000 startups. Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) is one of two thriving startup cities in Vietnam. The city has a population of 7.5 million people and has played a key role in the regeneration of the country and the economy from the bottom up.

Ho Chi Minh

STARTUP ECOSYSTEM

HCMC’s community is known for its strong entrepreneurial mindset and culture, producing local talent who are business-minded, market-oriented and know how to build and scale a business.

TOP INDUSTRY VERTICALS

  • E-Commerce
  • Education
  • Enterprise Solution
  • FinTech
  • Travel

ESTIMATED LIVING COSTS​

SGD $465

Accommodation

Monthly rent for Studio apartment

SGD $4.92

Meal

Basic combo meal in a casual restaurant

SGD $43

Utilities

For one person in studio apartment

Estimated Living Cost

SGD $12

Internet

Internet package for one month

SGD $15

Transport

Avg. of public transport ticket per month

SGD $1000

Development Cost

Personal development cost per student

SOME OF OUR INTERNSHIP COMPANIES

Elsa Speaks

https://www.elsaspeak.com/home

ELSA stands for “English Language Speech Assistant”. It is an app and learning platform that teaches people how to speak English.

Veritas Bespoke

http://veritasbespoke.com/vi

Veritas uses technology and high-end handmade shoes together. The startup uses state-of-the-art 3D scanning technology to render a shoe form for the client.

Mitssy

https://www.mitssy.com/

Mitssy a vertically integrated furniture platform connecting consumers with designers and suppliers into a single place, increasing convenience and reducing process complex.

PICK ME FOR GEI​

Are you ready to skyrocket your growth, develop your entrepreneurial traits and see your work make a difference?

Managed By:

Global Innovation Alliance Office

A programme under the Global Innovation Alliance Initiative by:

Global Innovation Alliance Innovators Academy