The 2022 Vietnam Professional League consists of 13 participating teams. Each team will play against other teams twice in a home and away double round-robin system. A total of 26 rounds will be played throughout the season. The league is ranked according to the points. The winner of each game gets 3 points, the loser gets 0 points, and both sides get 1 point for a draw. The team with the most points at the end of the season will become the league champion. The league champion is qualified for the AFC Champions League next season, the second place in the league participates in the AFC Champions League play-offs, and the last place is directly relegated.