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Ministry of Education and Trainning develops standard for universitiesicon
SOCIETY23/06/20200

Ministry of Education and Trainning develops standard for universities

The Ministry of Education and Training is to implement the Vietnam National Qualifications Framework (VQF).

 
PhD training: higher requirements set on students and instructorsicon

PhD training: higher requirements set on students and instructors

SOCIETY
09/06/2020

The number of articles published in international publications by Vietnam’s higher education establishments has increased by three times compared with seven years ago.

High-quality programs at many universities enroll sub-par studentsicon

High-quality programs at many universities enroll sub-par students

SOCIETY
30/05/2020

The State Audit, when working with the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET), named a number of schools which enroll students of low quality for high-quality training programs.

VN universities to change enrollment plansicon

VN universities to change enrollment plans

SOCIETY
14/05/2020

The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) is collecting opinions from universities on its draft regulation for higher education enrollment in 2020. Schools will draw up their enrollment plans based on the regulation.

Education Ministry sets tough rules for schools to organize their own entrance examsicon

Education Ministry sets tough rules for schools to organize their own entrance exams

SOCIETY
13/05/2020

The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) has set very strict requirements for universities to organize entrance exams of their own.

Online teaching: long-term investments neededicon

Online teaching: long-term investments needed

SOCIETY
06/05/2020

Non-state education establishments had to close the doors during the epidemic, but some of them began using online teaching activities.

Vietnam’s schools to carry out digital transformationicon

Vietnam’s schools to carry out digital transformation

SOCIETY
30/04/2020

Though they have complained about the challenges of organizing online training, schools agree that now is the right time to digitize university education.

Upland girl overcomes mountains to pursue educationicon

Upland girl overcomes mountains to pursue education

SOCIETY
28/04/2020

Chao Thi Yen, a young woman from the Dao Tuyen ethnic minority in northwest Vietnam has defied challenges to become the first woman from her community to earn a master’s degree abroad through a full-degree scholarship

E-learning to become part of higher educationicon

E-learning to become part of higher education

SOCIETY
26/04/2020

Universities have had to provide lectures online as a temporary solution during the COVID-19 pandemic, but experts believe that e-learning will become an indispensable part of higher education in Vietnam.

Vietnamese students write graduation theses per orders from enterprisesicon

Vietnamese students write graduation theses per orders from enterprises

SOCIETY
13/04/2020

The topics of many graduation theses are coming from the ideas of users or projects ordered by enterprises.

In soft skills training, efforts from many parties requiredicon

In soft skills training, efforts from many parties required

SOCIETY
28/03/2020

Learning to know, learning to do, learning to be, and learning to live together are the four pillars of learning as defined by UNESCO.

Training costs at state-owned schools no longer lowicon

Training costs at state-owned schools no longer low

SOCIETY
20/03/2020

Low training costs are one of the reasons for many students to enroll in state-owned universities, but the tuition of the schools is increasing.

VN universities hesitate to give lectures onlineicon

VN universities hesitate to give lectures online

SOCIETY
18/03/2020

Many schools are not thinking of organizing online classes while others have tried to give lectures online, but said that there were many problems.

VN schools rush to run high-quality training programs that charge more tuitionicon

VN schools rush to run high-quality training programs that charge more tuition

SOCIETY
10/03/2020

In 2006, a national key project hosted by the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) was launched and applied on a trial basis at 10 key universities in Vietnam.

Vietnam needs to re-organize the education ministry?icon

Vietnam needs to re-organize the education ministry?

SOCIETY
05/03/2020

The proposal by the Ministry of Interior Affairs (MIA) to re-organize the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) has raised controversy.

High-quality programs of tertiary education showing weaknessesicon

High-quality programs of tertiary education showing weaknesses

SOCIETY
05/03/2020

The policy to organize high-quality programs in universities nationwide was introduced in 2006 to increase competitiveness among domestic educational institutes.

Vietnamese universities to raise admission criteriaicon

Vietnamese universities to raise admission criteria

SOCIETY
04/03/2020

The Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) states that in the upcoming academic year, universities in Vietnam must stop using unsuitable subject combinations to accept new students.

Online education remains unfamiliar in Vietnamicon

Online education remains unfamiliar in Vietnam

SOCIETY
03/03/2020

While online education is common around the world, it is unpopular in Vietnam. Online training is provided by some universities, but it is absent in general education.