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Japan’s Certificate of Merit Awarded to Late Prof. Phan Huy Lê
On October 17, 2018, Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Umeda Kunio awarded the Certificate of Merit from the Japanese Foreign Minister to late historian and People’s Teacher Phan Huy Lê in recognition of his great contributions to the promoting of Vietnam-Japan academic exchange, the training of Japanese Studies researchers as well as the introducing of the Movement of Dong Du (Eastern-Country Study Tour) to the peoples of the two countries.
Nature Index 2018: VNU leads the Vietnamese higher education sector
The Nature Research has published the ranking of higher education institutions, research organizations, countries and regions in the field of natural sciences, life and earth sciences. Accordingly, VNU University of Science was ranked second in the top ten Vietnamese higher education and research institutions (after the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology) and ranked first among the Vietnamese higher education institutions.
Far Eastern Federal University’s Honorary Doctor Degree conferred upon VNU President
Attending the Science and Training Council open meeting of the Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) on September 14, VNU President Nguyễn Kim Sơn was conferred FEFU’s Honorary Doctor Degree for his contributions to East Asian Studies and Educational cooperation development.
Connections between research universities and development enterprises - leverage for sustainable development
“Education in the Digital Era: Challenges and Opportunities for APEC” was the theme of the Conference on Cooperation in Higher Education held within the Fourth Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) at the Far Eastern Federal University from September 11 to September 13, 2018.
VNU President to join the 7th APEC Conference on Cooperation in Higher Education in the Asia-Pacific Region in Russia
VNU President Nguyễn Kim Sơn is to pay a visit to Russia and to attend the 7th APEC Conference on Cooperation in Higher Education in the Asia-Pacific Region (CCHE APEC-2018) under the theme “Education in the digital era: Challenges and opportunities for APEC”, from September 9 to September 15, 2018, at the invitation of the Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU).
IOI 2018 features three medalists from VNU HUS High School for Gifted Students
The 2018 International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) was held from September 1 to September 7, 2018 in Tsukuba, Japan. All the four Vietnamese participants won medals including one gold, one silver and two bronzes.
HUS High School for Gifted Students: A talent incubator
On September 5, 2018, VNU University of Science High School for Gifted Students held the Opening ceremony of School year 2018 - 2019.
Four more VNU’s academic programs under the ASEAN University Network - Quality Assurance (AUN-QA) standard accreditation
The Executive Director of the ASEAN University Network (AUN) has recently announced that the following four VNU’s academic programs have been fully accredited by AUN, namely Bachelor in Meteorology and Bachelor in Physical Geography of VNU University of Science; Bachelor in Literature of VNU University of Social Sciences and Humanities; Master in Human Rights Law of VNU School of Law. These four programs were evaluated by AUN-QA assessors in November 2017.
VNU and National Taipei University: Cooperation in student exchange
On August 16, 2018, VNU President Nguyễn Kim Sơn had a working session with a delegation from the National Taipei University (NTPU, China) led by President Lee Chen Jai.
Expanding cooperation between VNU and Far Eastern Federal University
On August 9, 2018, VNU President Nguyễn Kim Sơn had a meeting and working session with the delegation from Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU), the Russian Federation, led by Vice President for International Relations Panova Victoria Vladimirovna.
One Asia Convention Hanoi 2018: Affirming hope for the future of an Asian community
From August 3 to August 4, 2018, VNU University of Languages and International Studies (VNU ULIS) in collaboration with the One Asia Foundation held the One Asia Convention Hanoi 2018 – Hope for the Future.
VNU returns to Vietnam’s first place in the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities
On July 30, 2018, the Cybernetrics Lab announced the second Webometrics rankings of 2018.
IChO and IPhO 2018: VNU HUS High School for Gifted Students wins a gold medal and a silver medal
VNU University of Science High School for Gifted Students contestants won a gold medal at the International Chemistry Olympiad 2018 (IChO 2018) and a silver medal at the International Physics Olympiad 2018 (IPhO 2018).
VNU University of Science High School for Gifted Students contestant wins a gold medal and honoured as the “First Winner” at the 29th International Biology Olympiad
Nguyễn Phương Thảo, a 12th grader from VNU University of Science High School for Gifted Students, won a gold medal and was honoured as the “First Winner” of the contest for gaining the highest score among the 261 candidates at the 29th International Biology Olympiad.
Graduation ceremony for VNU VJU’s 56 first intake graduates
On July 21, 2018, at Ngụy Như Kon Tum Hall, VNU Vietnam - Japan University (VNU VJU) held the graduation ceremony for 56 first intake graduates.
[Video] VNU and National University of Singapore: Cooperation in building innovation and startup ecosystem
President of National University of Singapore (NUS) Tan Eng Chye had a talk with about 100 VNU lecturers on “Innovation and Startup”.
[Video] Graduation ceremony for VNU’s 43 first intake general practitioners
VNU School of Medicine and Pharmacy held the graduation ceremony for 43 first Intake general practitioners and 31 second Intake pharmacists on Jun 22, 2018.
[Video] ADF $8,000-worth full course scholarship for VNU’s entrance exam best candidates
According to the agreement between VNU and Asia Development Foundation, Korea (ADF), ADF will provide 12 scholarships per year to 12 top candidates in VNU’s entrance examination, each valued $2,000. These students will continue to receive the scholarship until graduation, provided that they achieve the overall yearly study results from 3.2 credit points and over.
The International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) 2018 features a gold medalist and a bronze medalist from HUS High School for Gifted Students
All the six Vietnamese students taking part in the 59th International Mathematical Olympiad in Romania won medals including one gold, 2 silvers and 3 bronzes. Specifically,
$2,000-worth ADF scholarship for VNU’s entrance exam best candidates
On July 11, 2018, Vice President Nguyễn Hồng Sơn and Vice President Cho Nam Chul signed a cooperation agreement between Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU) and Asia Development Foundation, Korea (ADF).