Vietnam ranks first among region’s primary school student learning outcomes: report

Vietnam ranks first among region’s primary school student learning outcomes: report

NDO – Vietnam ranks first among Southeast Asian countries in terms of primary school student learning outcomes under the Southeast Asia Primary Learning Metrics (SEA-PLM) programme. (Dec 01, 2020 16:45:33)


Teachers head to mountainous areas to cultivate knowledge among ethnic children

  Nov 20, 2020 10:34:38
NDO – Many young female teachers have willingly went to mountainous areas in the Truong Son mountain range in Quang Tri province, home to svillages of the Van Kieu and Ta Oi ethnic groups, to spread knowledge amongst the ethnic children. Despite their hardships, they have never complained about their situation but instead remain devoted to their students and teaching career. 

Vice President congratulates Ho Chi Minh City’s primary school

  Nov 19, 2020 15:37:22
NDO - Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh congratulated teachers and staff of Dinh Tien Hoang Primary School in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, on November 19 on the occasion of Vietnamese Teachers' Day (November 20). 

University of Medicine and Pharmacy established

  Nov 19, 2020 09:26:19
NDO/VNA - The Vietnam National University – Hanoi (VNU) on November 18 held a ceremony to announce the Prime Minister’s decision on the establishment of its 8th member – the University of Medicine and Pharmacy (VNU-UMP). 

Programme honours outstanding ethnic teachers

  Nov 18, 2020 11:17:45
NDO – A total of 63 outstanding ethnic minority teachers were honoured within a programme held in Hanoi on November 17. 

Party chief attends 70th founding anniversary of Nguyen Gia Thieu High School

  Nov 15, 2020 14:53:38
NDO – Nguyen Gia Thieu High School in Hanoi held a ceremony on November 14 to mark its 70th founding anniversary (1950-2020) and receive the third-class Independence Order. 

Winners of national press contest on Vietnamese education announced

  Nov 13, 2020 11:26:10
NDO – A total of 50 press works won the award ‘For the cause of Vietnamese education’ at the 2020 national press contest of the same theme, announced the organising board at a press conference held in Hanoi on November 12. 

Vietnamese teacher shortlisted among 10 finalists for 2020 Global Teacher Prize

  Nov 11, 2020 16:15:04
NDO – 29-year-old Ha Anh Phuong, an English teacher at Huong Can High School in Phu Tho province, became the first and youngest Vietnamese teacher ever to be shortlisted among the 10 finalists for the 2020 Global Teacher Prize. 

JICA offer human resource development scholarships to 60 Vietnamese civil servants

  Nov 10, 2020 17:23:52
NDO – The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), together with the Embassy of Japan in Vietnam and the Ministry of Education and Training of Vietnam, recently launched the application of the Project for Human Resource Development Scholarships courtesy of Japanese Grant Aid (JDS) 2020.  

Outstanding teachers honoured for notable contribution to educational sector

  Nov 10, 2020 16:09:20
NDO – Outstanding teachers who have made contributions to Hanoi’s education sector were honoured at an event held by the capital city’s Department of Education and Training on November 10. 

Young Bo Y ethnic teacher plants seeds of knowledge in children

  Nov 02, 2020 09:41:50
NDO – After her nine years working at the Diu Chin Elementary and Secondary Boarding School in Din Chin commune, one of the poorest communes in the country, Lo Thi Lan has established herself as a second mother of the ethnic students there as well as an exemplary teacher in the eyes of her colleagues. 

Deputy PM asks for more attention to education

  Oct 31, 2020 17:08:11
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has urged Party Committees and administrations at all levels to pay more attention to education. 

Vietnamese students to compete at 2020 BRICS math contest

  Oct 31, 2020 15:58:04
NDO/VNA – Students of Vietnam and Indonesia will compete for the first time at the annual International Online Competition in Mathematics (BRICSMATH) for those from BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), slated for November 16-22. 

Three Vietnamese universities entered World University Rankings

  Oct 30, 2020 13:37:52
NDO – The Vietnam National University - Hanoi, the Vietnam National University - Ho Chi Minh City and the Hanoi University of Science and Technology have been included in Times Higher Education (THE) magazine’s World University Rankings 2021 by field. 

Four Vietnamese universities named in Best Global Universities Rankings

  Oct 26, 2020 16:45:28
NDO – The US News & World Report has published a list of the Best Global Universities in 2020, in which Ton Duc Thang University in Ho Chi Minh City is ranked 623rd among 1,500 top institutions across 86 countries worldwide.