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Hanoi Forum - An Initiative of VNU to Contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals
Hanoi Forum 2018, an international academic conference co-hosted by Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU) and Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies (KFAS) to be held from November 8 to November 10, will bring together scientists, leading researchers, politicians, international organizations from around the world to discuss climate change adaptation and sustainable development.
VNU and IBK: Promoting cooperation in training high quality human resources
On March 22, 2018, VNU President Nguyễn Kim Sơn welcomed and had a working session with the Industrial Bank of Korea (IBK) Chairman Kim Do Jin.
Toshiba scholarships awarded to 15 VNU’s graduate students
On March 20, 2018, VNU and Toshiba Scholarship Foundation held the Toshiba Scholarship Mid-Year Meeting, academic year 2017 – 2018, for 15 VNU’s excellent graduate students.
Georgia State University (USA) pays a working visit to VNU
On March 8, 2018, VNU Vice President Nguyễn Hồng Sơn had a working session with Georgia State University (GSU) Vice President Wolfgang Schlör and Prof. Larry Berman – Rector of Georgia State University’s Honors College, author of "Perfect Spy X6".
Expanding cooperation opportunities with Russian universities
On February 28, 2018, VNU President Nguyễn Kim Sơn had a working session with delegations from Russian leading universities including the Russian State Hydrometeorological University, G.I. Nevelskoi Maritime State University, Moscow State University of Civil Engineering, V.I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University, etc.
Intensive cooperation with Aix Marseille University, France
On January 15, 2018, VNU President Nguyễn Kim Sơn welcomed and had a working session with Aix Marseille University (France) delegation led by Vice President for International Relations Sylvie Daviet.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the issues for the Vietnamese legal system reform
On January 12, 2018, VNU School of Law held the scientific conference on “The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the issues for the Vietnamese legal system reform”.
Establishment of Advanced Institute of Engineering and Technology under VNU University of Engineering and Technology
On January 8, 2018, VNU University of Engineering and Technology held the launching ceremony of Advanced Institute of Engineering and Technology.
VNU’s outstanding events and achievements in 2017
The following are VNU’s outstanding events and achievements in 2017.
AUN Quality Assurance Certificate at Institutional level awarded to VNU University of Science
On December 19, 2017, the Ceremony for awarding VNU University of Science ASEAN University Network (AUN) – Quality Assurance Certificate at Institutional level was held at VNU.
School of Aerospace Engineering: Realizing a Dream
On December 18, 2017, Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU) in collaboration with the Military Telecom Corporation (Viettel) held the launching ceremony of School of Aerospace Engineering (SAE).
World Bank expert: What does it take to become a global citizen?
“What does it take to become a global citizen?” was the theme of the talk given by Mr. Jaime Saavedra - Senior Director of the World Bank Education Global Practice at VNU on December 15, 2017.
Shinnyo-en Scholarships awarded to over 200 VNU students
On December 12, 2017, at Nguyen Van Dao Hall, Shinnyo-en Foundation (Japan) held the 15th (Academic year 2017-2018) Shinnyo-en scholarship Award Ceremony for VNU students.
The 4th International Symposium on Advanced Magnetic Materials and Applications - ISAMMA 2017
From December 10 to 13, 2017, Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU) in collaboration with the Asian Community on Physics of Magnetism and Vietnam Materials Research Society held the 4th International Symposium on Advanced Magnetic Materials and Applications - ISAMMA 2017 in Phu Quoc island district, Kien Giang province.
Summary Meeting of the Program (Phase II) “Capacity building and technology transfer for mitigation of geohazards in Vietnam in the context of climate change”
On December 6, 2017, Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU) held the Summary meeting of the Program (Phase II) “Capacity building and technology transfer for mitigation of geohazards in Vietnam in the context of climate change” sponsored by the Norwegian Government.
Irish Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton visits VNU
On November 24, 2017, VNU President Nguyễn Kim Sơn had a working session with Irish Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton.
SK Group (Korea) Chairman’s working visit to VNU
On November 23, 2017, VNU President Nguyễn Kim Sơn welcomed and had a working session with SK Group (Korea) Chairman & CEO Chey Tae-Won.
VNU and Hanyang University (Korea) sign cooperation agreement
On November 17, 2017, VNU President Nguyễn Kim Sơn had a working session with Hanyang University (Korea) delegation led by President Young Moo Lee.
VNU University of Engineering and Technology won the second prize at the Vietnam Talent Awards 2017
On November 16, 2017, the Vietnam Talent Awards 2017 was held in Hanoi. This is a prestigious award run by Dan Tri Newspaper, the Vietnam Association for Promoting Education, Vietnam Television and Vietnam Post and Telecommunications, bringing together the talents in the fields of science and information technology.
APEC universities’ synergy of knowledge and innovation for creating a fresh impetus to APEC cooperation
On November 8, 2017, the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) of Vietnam and Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU), held the APEC University Leaders’ Forum (AULF) 2017 in Da Nang, Vietnam.