Vietnamese scientist becomes official member of French Academy of Overseas Sciences

Vietnamese scientist becomes official member of French Academy of Overseas Sciences

NDO - Associate Professor Nguyen Ngoc Dien, Vice Rector of the University of Economics and Law under the Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City, has become an official member of the French Academy of Overseas Sciences, making him the first Vietnamese person to be awarded the status.  (Nov 18, 2017)


Vietnam helps Laos to build education-training facilities

  Nov 15, 2017
NDO - A ceremony to commence the construction of three education-training facilities was held in Vientiane, Laos, on November 14, by the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) of Vietnam and the Ministry of Education and Sports of Laos. 

Vietnamese student receives APEC 2017 VOF’s leadership award

  Nov 11, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Twenty-year-old Nguyen Cam Tu from Vietnam was the only delegate to receive the leadership award at the APEC 2017 Voices of the Future (VOF) for her outstanding contributions to the recently-ended event held in the central city of Da Nang.  

Parliament speaker attends Trung Vuong School’s centenary

  Nov 11, 2017
NDO - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan attended a ceremony on November 11 to mark the 100th anniversary of the foundation of Truong Vuong Secondary School in Hanoi.  

Ceremony honours exemplary ethnic minority students in 2017

  Nov 04, 2017
NDO – More than 160 exemplary ethnic minority (EM) students in 2017 were honoured at a ceremony held by the Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs in Hanoi on November 4.  

HCM City authority receives students from int’l defence officer class

  Oct 28, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City’s People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem hosted a reception for students from an international defence officer class of the Academy of Defence of Vietnam on October 27.  

University of Technology honoured with Labour Order on its 60th anniversary

  Oct 28, 2017
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT), under the Vietnam National University- Ho Chi Minh City, hosted a ceremony on October 27 to mark the 60th anniversary of its founding (1957 - 2017) and received the first-class Labour Order for the second time. 

RoK-funded vocational school opens in Phu Quoc

  Oct 27, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam–Republic of Korea Vocational School was inaugurated in Phu Quoc island district in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang on October 27.  

Universities continue to gain autonomy

  Oct 21, 2017
NDO –Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam emphasised that Vietnam will continue to give autonomy to public universities after the pilot project on the autonomy of universities is completed in the next two months.  

ASEAN scholarship granted to 12 Vietnamese students

  Oct 19, 2017
NDO – The Singapore Embassy in Hanoi organised a ceremony on October 18 to present an ASEAN Scholarship to 12 Vietnamese high school students aged between 14 and 16. 

Five Vietnamese universities listed in QS Asia rankings

  Oct 18, 2017
NDO – Five Vietnamese universities have been listed in Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Asia University Rankings, which is an annual ranking which provides an insight into the region's 400 leading institutions. 

First four Vietnamese universities receive HCERES certificates

  Oct 18, 2017
NDO/VNA - Four Vietnamese universities have been recognised for the first time by France’s High Council for Evaluation of Research and Higher Education (HCERES) for meeting the international standards. 

Nearly 1,100 Lao students trained in Thua Thien-Hue

  Oct 14, 2017
NDO/VNA – Nearly 1,100 Lao students have been trained at the Thua Thien-Hue College of Education over the past 15 years under a bilateral agreement inked between the central province of Thua Thien-Hue and seven localities in Laos.  

Vietnam targets higher pre-school education quality

  Oct 11, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Vietnam should learn from advanced early childhood education models of foreign countries and apply best practices in order to achieve its set target in developing pre-school education, discussed an international workshop in Hanoi on October 11  

Vietnam to host 19th Asian Physics Olympiad

  Oct 11, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Prime Minister has approved a project to organise the 19th Asian Physics Olympiad in 2018 (APhO 2018) in Vietnam, which seeks to encourage the study and teaching of physics in schools, thus developing and nurturing talented students in the subject.