Update news PhDs

VietNamNet Bridge - The Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences (VASS) needed VND2 trillion to maintain its operation in the last five years. But it only had 22 ISI (Institute for Scientific Information) articles during that time.

What are 24,000 Vietnamese PhDs doing?

The latest report released by the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) showed that by the end of 2013, Vietnam had 633 PhDs working as lecturers at junior colleges (three-year training) and 8,519 PhDs working as lecturers at universities.

Vietnam to send more specialists to study abroad

 VietNamNet Bridge – Sending high-ranking specialists abroad could bring double benefits: it helps restructure the domestic labor market and strengthens the Vietnamese workforce.

Vietnam sprinting for another 20,000 PhDs by 2020

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) has vowed to produce 20,000 PhDs more by 2020. To reach that number, Vietnam will have to handle a gigantic workload.

Low investments explain low number of scientific articles

Vietnam now has 10,543 professors and associate professors, publishes 1,000 scientific articles a year. 

Overseas Vietnamese have many articles published in international journals

While inner Vietnamese scientists have very few articles published on international scientific journals, overseas Vietnamese have many. How can this be explained?

Vietnam produces many PhDs and few inventions

Vietnam is the country which has the highest number of doctors in the region and has the lowest number of scientific research works.