Bachelor of Science, Teachers Training College, Eger, Hungary, 1976. Master of Science, Pedagogical Institute, Hanoi, Vietnam, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, 1987.
Assistant professor, Pedagogical Institute, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 1978-1984; science collaborator, Eötvös Loránd U., Budapest, 1986-1987; associate professor mathematics, Eötvös Loránd U., Budapest, since 1988.
Married Phuong Mai Thi Nguyen, January 27, 1980. Children: Bui Minh Huong Giang, Bui Minh Mai Khanh, Bui Minh Mai Tuan, Bui Minh Tuan Kiet.