Hanoi Economics University, HCM City Economics University and Hanoi University of Science & Technology are considering a policy which would allow them to become independent from the Ministry of Education & Training (MOET).
A skills development roundtable opened in Hanoi on May 29th as part of a series of events aimed at strengthening Vocational Education and Training (VET) in Vietnam, led by the Australian Government in partnership with the Australian Industry Skills Councils.
Advice for Vietnamese teachers: do not waste time finding interesting and good materials outside the textbook to intrigue students, as doing so may lead to punishment.
(VNF) - The Australian Ambassador to Vietnam on May 26th launched “Vietnam: A study abroad guide” book for Australian students, providing information about study opportunities in Vietnam.
A woman in southern Vietnam has spent 10 years of her life teaching kids about health, environmental protection, and other social skills to protect themselves.
A free-of-charge kid’s playground has been open in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa since early May thanks to the efforts of a group of students and an instructor from Nha Trang University.
Nearly a hundred representatives from 15 Asian universities gathered at a forum held on May 22nd in the northern province of Quang Ninh to discuss the significance of green growth towards sustainable and harmonious development.
Delegates from Ho Chi Minh city, together with the Navy High Command zone 4, soldiers and people on Song Tu Tay Island commune, Spratly district in the central province of Khanh Hoa, inaugurated the Song Tu Tay primary school.
The 2016 competition for the Fulbright foreign language teaching assistant (FLTA) program (a nine-month, fully-funded, non-degree program for early career English teachers or professionals in related fields like American studies, American/English literature) is now open.
(VNF) - Mr Jean-Noël Poirier, Ambassador of France in Vietnam, Mr Truong Chi Trung, Vice Minister of Finance of Vietnam and Mr Rémi Genevey, Director of the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) in Vietnam, on May 19th sign the credit agreement for the fifth tranche of the "Support program to respond to climate change" (SP-RCC) for a EUR20 million loan.
(CPV) - The 2016 competition for the Fulbright foreign language teaching assistant (FLTA) program (a nine-month, fully-funded, non-degree program for early career English teachers or professionals in related fields like American studies, American/English literature) is now open.
(VNF) - The 2016 round of the Australian Government’s Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships is now open.
(VNF) - The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the ASEAN Secretariat and the Vietnamese Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) on April 22nd co-hosted a two-day workshop titled “Regional policy dialogue on TVET personnel” in Hanoi.
(VNF) - Senior representatives from Australia’s Regional University Network (RUN) are visiting Vietnam April from 20th-24th to further develop research partnerships with Vietnamese universities and institutes in the areas of agriculture, forestry, regional development and sustainable development.
Pham Van Dong University in the central province of Quang Ngai on April 13th held Bunpimay traditional New Year for 78 Laotian students.
(VNF) - The US mission in Vietnam seeks candidates for the 2015 Young Southeast Asian Initiative (YSEALI) Academic Fellows on civic engagement and social entrepreneurship & economic development.
(VNF) - The 2016-2017 competition for the Hubert H. Humphrey fellowship program has started for Vietnamese candidates.