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September 8 will become an annual day for honouring the Vietnamese language under a decision signed by Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on the approval of a project to honour it among the Vietnamese community abroad in the 2023-2030 period.

Student wins gold medal at International Mathematics Olympiad twice

Ngo Quy Dang has earned the maximum score at the International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO). In a previous IMO competition, he was the first Vietnamese 10th grader to participate in the event.

Four Vietnamese students win medals at International Biology Olympiad

Local students claimed one silver and three bronze medals at the International Biology Olympiad (IBO) 2022, according to details given by the Ministry of Education and Training.

4.4 million preschool students missed school in 2021-22

Closures have affected up to 4.4 million preschool children over the 2021-22 period when the COVID-19 outbreak worsened in Vietnam, according to the education ministry.

“Speak to Inspire, Vietnam” announces tournament champions

Following a three-month long nationwide contest, “Speak to Inspire, Vietnam”, the first English public speaking and debate competition in Vietnam, has unveiled its Top 15 tournament champions.

COVID-19 forces nearly 3 million students to return to online learning

As of February 22, nearly 3 million out of total 17 million learners from kindergarten to high schools have to return to online learning due to complicated evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Ministry of Education and Traing.

Student who wants to 'save' the Mekong Delta wins scholarship in Europe

Luu Nguyen Nguyet Minh is working on sustainable solutions to help solve Mekong Delta’s problems.


Vietnamese graduate wins full scholarship to attend medical school in the US

After graduating from Wellesley College majoring in biochemistry, Trinh Mai Chi, with impressive research achievements, has won a full scholarship to study at Johns Hopkins, the world’s leading medical university.

Novel project by young students featured in Vietnam Yellow Book of Innovation 2021

Research results on innovative equipment systems for production of silage as animal feed by five Hanoi students has been included in the Vietnam Yellow Book of Innovation 2021.

Inspiring Characters 2021: Student with autism wins IMO medal, enters university

Dinh Vu Tung Lam, who was diagnosed as being in the autism spectrum, is now confident in his abilities and is continuing to nurture his love for mathematics.

Student start-up uses UVC light to kill viruses

A group of students from Ly Tu Trong College (HCM City) came up with an idea to integrate UVC light in refrigeration units to eliminate viruses and bacteria, including SARS-CoV-2. 

Are Vietnamese ‘greedy for fame’ when registering for many international competitions?

Parents and teachers were surprised at the math questions raised at ASMO (Asian Science and Mathematics Olympiad) 2021 which required second graders to conduct operations with decimals, fractions and fixed numbers.

Vietnamese ‘Road to Olympia’ winner starts business in Australia

The winner at the 2005 ‘Road to Olympia’ competition, Le Vu Hoang, believes Australia is a favorable environment for him to create products and then offer them to Vietnam.

Students busily prepare for up to 30 international math competitions

Even students in second and third grades have obtained many medals from international mathematics competitions.

Students produce hand sanitiser from betel leaf oil

Betel leaf is popular in Vietnam, with many people regularly chewing betel and areca nuts, or as an indispensable part of betrothal gifts during an engagement or wedding ceremony.

Thua Thien-Hue: 229 students get Vallet scholarships

As many as 229 outstanding students in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue received Vallet scholarships during a ceremony on October 29.

Top three provinces for prize money for international award winners

The northern port city of Hai Phong currently gives the best bonus policy for outstanding students, particularly students who win international prizes.

“I am F0, teacher”: story of a university lecturer

“The stories about my students who had an exam in the epicenter have given me more strength not to shrink back from difficulties in my life,” Le Khanh Tuan, a lecturer of the Saigon University, writes in the following essay:

Local student among top 50 finalists for Global Student Prize 2021

Dong Ngoc Ha, a first year biological science student at the Hanoi University of Science (Vietnam National University), has been named among the Top 50 Finalists for the Global Student Prize 2021.

President uplifts educators and students ahead of new school year

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent a letter to educators and students ahead of the new academic year, which is expected to face significant challenges due to COVID-19.