Education

VN student gets full PhD scholarships from eight US universities

Tuesday, 04 April 2017 11:15

VN student gets full PhD scholarships from eight US universities Nguyen Thi Sao Ly, a 24 year-old Vietnamese student from the central city of Danang has received full PhD scholarships to study at eight prestigious US universities.
 

Comics come back to life via social media

Thursday, 23 March 2017 10:50

Comics come back to life via social media Comics over the years began to disappear gradually, now accounting for only one percent of the market. However, many young artists and producers have recently revived Vietnamese comics with large-scale projects.
 
 

Too many English teaching programs for primary schools

Tuesday, 14 March 2017 10:26

Too many English teaching programs for primary schools Parents in Hanoi complain that they cannot decide which English learning programs to choose for their children because there are too many programs and they don’t have sufficient information about the quality of the programs.
 
 

HCM City urges education investment

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 10:56

HCM City urges education investment HCM City’s Department of Education and Training is seeking help from overseas Vietnamese educators who can set up training models that meet international standards and provide capital to build schools and buy teaching aids.
 
 

Investors need at least $45 million to set up foreign university: decree

Monday, 20 February 2017 11:20

Investors need at least $45 million to set up foreign university: decree The draft decree on international cooperation in education from the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) says investors must have at least VND1 trillion in capital to set up a university in Vietnam.
 
 

Vietnamese student numbers growing in New Zealand

Friday, 17 February 2017 11:11

Vietnamese student numbers growing in New Zealand The number of Vietnamese students granted New Zealand visas in the past 12 months increased 15 percent compared to the same period last year, according to data from Immigration New Zealand.
 
 

An ‘English community’ takes shape in Viet Nam

Tuesday, 07 February 2017 10:00

An ‘English community’ takes shape in Viet Nam Thousands of people across the nation, including professionals, have improved and are improving their English language skills via activities organised by the IZI English Community for more than five years now.
 
 

International vocational training implemented

Tuesday, 10 January 2017 10:26

International vocational training implemented The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs spent VND212bn (USD9.4m) buying training programmes from foreign countries last year.
 
 

Online math competition a race of ‘fighting cocks’

Tuesday, 03 January 2017 09:25

Online math competition a race of ‘fighting cocks’ ViOlympic, an online math competition for primary and secondary school students, has raised controversy among parents.
 
 

Public still wary of private universities

Monday, 26 December 2016 10:07

Public still wary of private universities Prejudice and legal regulations cause major difficulties for non-State universities in Vietnam, chairwoman of the management board of Hanoi-based Thang Long University Hoang Xuan Sinh said.
 
 

Universities must be financially independent

Wednesday, 21 December 2016 09:31

Universities must be financially independent Professor Tran Hong Quan, former Minister of Education and Training, speaks to Giao duc Viet Nam (Viet Nam Education) about the imperative need to promote autonomy among Vietnamese universities.
 
 

Time ripe to modernise technical education: expert

Saturday, 17 December 2016 11:18

Time ripe to modernise technical education: expert The environment in the country is “good” for the modernisation of technical and professional training, a project director of the Vietnamese Skills for Employment Programme (VSEP) has said.  
 
 

Busy Vietnamese students take their meals on motorbikes

Thursday, 08 December 2016 09:52

Busy Vietnamese students take their meals on motorbikes Local students are so busy they don’t have time to have meals at home, and instead sometimes eat while on motorbikes when they are taken to school or extra classes by their parents.
 
 

Doctoral training in VN is not cheap

Monday, 05 December 2016 09:41

Doctoral training in VN is not cheap VietNamNet Bridge - A few days ago, Deputy Minister of Education and Training Bui Van Ga claimed in an interview "no country in the world has doctoral training as cheap as in Vietnam". Ga’s comment has become a hot topic on social network sites.
 
 

Will Da Nang’s plan to attract talent fail?

Friday, 25 November 2016 10:11

Will Da Nang’s plan to attract talent fail? Education sector cannot attract talent because of pay policy
 
 

High school grads shun university, choose vocational jobs as demand rises

Monday, 21 November 2016 09:57

High school grads shun university, choose vocational jobs as demand rises Despite receiving high scores on the universitiy entrance exam this year, Nguyen Dinh Tuan decided to choose a more practical career by studying automobile engineering at a vocational college.
 
 

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