The tenth National Congress of the Vietnam Students’ Association (VSA) officially opened on December 10, featuring the participation of nearly 700 delegates representing over 2.4 million students both in the country and abroad.
The Hue University in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on September 9th presented the Honorary Professor title to two Professors: Kiyoshi Morita and Kim Doo-Chul, who are working at the Okayama University, Japan.
The Vietnam-Japan University (VJU), under the Vietnam National University-Hanoi (VNU-Hanoi), launched the academic year 2016-2017 and officially started its first training courses at a ceremony on September 9th.
Three winners in different age groups will be awarded first prize at a drawing contest for Vietnamese children organized to mark the 100th birthday of British writer Roald Dahl.
Khanh Hoa Union of Friendship Organizations in association with the Les Amis de Nha Trang, a French non-governmental organization, offered scholarships to needy students in Khanh Hoa Province on August 19th.
The EU Scholarships Info Days, a chance for students find out all about scholarship opportunities to study in Europe, will be held in Hanoi and HCM city on October 1st – 2nd respectively.
The Centre for Knowledge Assistance and Community Development (CKACD) has been awarded the 2016 UNESCO Literacy Prize for its programme “Books for rural areas of Vietnam.”
Nearly 23 million students nationwide attends the opening ceremony for the 2016-2017 academic years from September 5th.
State President Tran Dai Quang on September 5th attended the ceremony to start a new school year at the Hanoi – Amsterdam High School for the Gifted.
The Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union has kick-started the Science and Technology Awards for Youths – Golden Ball 2016 at a press conference on August 30th in Hanoi.
A ceremony was held at Hanoi’s Van Mieu–Quoc Tu Giam (Literature Temple) on August 28th to honour 100 outstanding valedictorians from universities and academies based in the capital who graduated in 2016.
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The 7th Golden Lotus Bulb Award, themed “Children of Heaven” wrapped up on August 21st in Hanoi.
The Bac Ninh High School for Gifted Students, the most modern in Vietnam, was inaugurated at Ho Ngoc Lan 4 new urban area, Kinh Bac ward, Bac Ninh city, on August 22nd to welcome 1,200 students in the new academic year.
Vietnamese students won two gold medals and one silver and bronze at the 28th International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) in Kazan (Russian Federation), according to the Agency of Testing and Education Administrators under Vietnam’s Ministry of Education and Training on August 19th.
Nguyen Tien Thanh, 18, a student from the Hanoi-Amsterdam High School was named as winner of the second annual student Writing Prize, a competition held annually by American The Atlantic magazine and the College Board, a non-profit education organization.
Two Vietnamese students, Tran Nguyen Thanh Nguyen and Tran Phuong Anh earned two bronze medals at the 2016 World Mathematical Olympiad (WMO) held in Seoul, South Korea on August 13th.