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The University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP), a Turkish non-profit organisation, has honoured 17 Vietnamese universities for their outstanding academic performance globally in 2022.

Three VN universities in the top 1,000 best universities in the world 2023

Vietnam has five representatives in the 2023 QS World University Rankings.

Two Vietnamese schools in world’s top 1,000 universities

Vietnam National University - Hanoi and Vietnam National University - Ho Chi Minh City have been included in the top 1,000 best universities in the world in the Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings 2022, which was released on June 9.

Vietnam’s universities keen to 'go digital'

Truong Tien Tung, former rector of the Hanoi Open University, one of the first schools going digital with 15,000 students following online courses, said he was familiar with the concept of ‘open education’ and ‘distance education’ as early as 1994.

17,000 research articles published internationally in 2020

Vietnamese authors have published 17,028 articles internationally this year in Scopus journals, including ISI, according to Elsvier.

Many public universities report rector vacancies

A number of public universities have reported vacancies for the post of rector or their boards of management. The vacancies have lasted from several months to several years.

The more autonomous universities are, the higher rankings they receive

Statistics show that universities with high positions in rankings have more autonomy in governance, organizational structure, finance, and academic freedom.

Vietnam university listed in THE’s top 1,000 rankings

Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU Hanoi) is the only Vietnamese representative listed in the group of universities ranked 801st to 1,000th in the World University Rankings (WUR 2021).

Is a legally independent university ranking system needed in Vietnam?

Thirty tertiary education establishments in Vietnam and ASEAN have been ranked and rated with stars in accordance with the UPM (University Performance Metrics) system by a research team from the Hanoi National University.

Three Vietnamese universities named among Top 500 in Asia

Vietnam has seen three representatives among Asia's 500 best universities this year.

Vietnam's educational highlights of 2019

The preparation for the new general education program from the 2020-2021 academic year caught special attention from the public in 2019.

Hanoi university named in world top 400 in engineering and tech

Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) has been listed among the world's top 400 strongest universities for engineering and technology.

Vietnam changes names, rearranges medical schools

There are over 50 universities in the country that provide majors related to human health, including 10 specialized schools that have only health related faculties.

Vietnam’s universities among top 1,000

Some of Vietnam’s universities have found their names in prestigious rankings of the world’s best universities.

International ranking of Vietnamese universities in publications

In 2018, research institutes and education establishments in Vietnam had published 6,707 scientific research works on ISI journals, according to Web of Science (WoS).

First Vietnamese university among world’s top 1,000

Ton Duc Thang University in Ho Chi Minh City has become the first university in Vietnam entering Academic Ranking of World Universities’ top 1,000, reported the VN Government Portal.


Benefits outweigh drawbacks in university ranking participation

Many Vietnamese universities lately have entered international and regional ranking lists, a positive signal that domestic universities are gradually meeting strict global demands in higher education and contributing to the community.