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Private schools in Vietnam rush to enroll students in healthcare majorsicon
SOCIETY15/01/20210

Private schools in Vietnam rush to enroll students in healthcare majors

The demand for doctors and medical workers is high, but the workforce for the healthcare sector is produced only by several public schools. This has prompted private schools to jump on the bandwagon.
 
Three more VNU-HCM universities become autonomousicon

Three more VNU-HCM universities become autonomous

SOCIETY
31/12/2020
Three additional member universities of VNU-HCM universities will become autonomous next year, Dr Nguyen Minh Tam, the university’s vice chancellor, said at an annual meeting held on Tuesday.
Vietnam can 'export' educationicon

Vietnam can 'export' education

FEATURE
28/12/2020
As a lecturer at Deakin University in Australia, most of the research of Prof., Dr. Tran Thi Ly relates to Vietnam.
Hai Phong student wins full scholarship to renowned US school, will work at UN in 2021icon

Hai Phong student wins full scholarship to renowned US school, will work at UN in 2021

SOCIETY
24/12/2020
As an excellent student at the Tran Phu High School for the Gifted in the northenr port city of Hai Phong, Hanh An thought she would study at an architecture or technology school. But she unexpectedly ‘drifted’ to Canada and then to the US.
The student who carried friend to school offers a lesson in kindnessicon

The student who carried friend to school offers a lesson in kindness

FEATURE
16/12/2020
Ngo Minh Hieu, the student who carried his friend on his back to school for 10 years, is now a student at Thai Binh Medical University. He is one of 14 people nominated by VietNamNet as Inspiring Characters.
Vietnam to accelerate digital transformation in higher educationicon

Vietnam to accelerate digital transformation in higher education

SOCIETY
16/12/2020
In 2021, Vietnam’s education sector will accelerate the National Digital Transformation Program and implement digital transformation.
Many public universities report rector vacanciesicon

Many public universities report rector vacancies

SOCIETY
15/12/2020
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.
Digital transformation: the quickest way to make a breakthrough in educationicon

Digital transformation: the quickest way to make a breakthrough in education

SOCIETY
15/12/2020
Deputy Minister of Education and Training Hoang Minh Son believes that the biggest difficulty in digital transformation is the lack of qualified human resources.
The more autonomous universities are, the higher rankings they receiveicon

The more autonomous universities are, the higher rankings they receive

SOCIETY
05/12/2020
Statistics show that universities with high positions in rankings have more autonomy in governance, organizational structure, finance, and academic freedom.
Universities with autonomy lack right to hire lecturersicon

Universities with autonomy lack right to hire lecturers

SOCIETY
02/12/2020
Covered by the Law on Public Employees, universities with autonomy don’t have the right to make decisions in recruitment, increase pay for talented lecturers, or dismiss incapable workers.
Autonomy in higher education in Vietnam facing challengesicon

Autonomy in higher education in Vietnam facing challenges

SOCIETY
29/11/2020
Autonomy in higher education in Vietnam is facing challenges, particularly accountability and finances, according to Deputy Minister of Education and Training Hoang Minh Son.
Eleven Vietnamese universities rank in QS’s top Asian universities 2021icon

Eleven Vietnamese universities rank in QS’s top Asian universities 2021

SOCIETY
27/11/2020
Eleven Vietnamese universities were listed in the QS Asia University Rankings 2021 (QS AUR) released by the UK’s higher education marketing company Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) on November 25.
University fee to witness significant riseicon

University fee to witness significant rise

SOCIETY
25/11/2020
The Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) has just gathered ideas for the final draft of the new decree regarding the mechanism for collecting tuition fees applicable to educational institutions in the national education system.
Four Vietnamese universities make global rankingsicon

Four Vietnamese universities make global rankings

SOCIETY
28/10/2020
Vietnam has four representatives in the 2021 Best Global Universities rankings put out by the US News & World Report. ​
HCM City university to pay monthly living expense for PhD studentsicon

HCM City university to pay monthly living expense for PhD students

SOCIETY
07/10/2020
The International University-Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City has decided to pay doctoral students VND10 million (US$430) for monthly living expenses and waive tuition fees of up to 100 per cent in the 2020-21 academic year.
Ministry of Education and Trainning develops standard for universitiesicon

Ministry of Education and Trainning develops standard for universities

SOCIETY
23/06/2020
The Ministry of Education and Training is to implement the Vietnam National Qualifications Framework (VQF).
Enjoying financial autonomy, medical schools raise tuitionicon

Enjoying financial autonomy, medical schools raise tuition

SOCIETY
16/06/2020
Experts affirmed that with low costs, medical schools will not be able to produce high-quality doctors.
High tuition at medical schools puts poor students at disadvantageicon

High tuition at medical schools puts poor students at disadvantage

SOCIETY
11/06/2020
The announcement by the HCM City University of Medicine and Pharmacy on raising tuition by five times has stunned the public.