The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) has been told that it will put a heavy burden on students by including multiple foreign languages in the curriculum at general schools.
Universities should reduce the minimum enrollment quotas to focus on improving training quality, said Head of the Ministry of Education and Training’s Higher Education, Nguyen Thi Kim Phung.
The Ministry of Education and Training reviewed the 2015-2016 academic year and launched tasks for pre-school education in 2016-2017 at a conference in Hanoi on July 20.
The 2016 national high school examination concluded on July 4.
Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha asked Ho Chi Minh City to take the initiative in reducing school students’ study overload and putting an end to redundant extra classes, during a meeting with the city’s leaders on June 7.
All eight members of the Vietnamese team have bagged prizes at the 17th Asian Physics Olympiad held in Hong Kong, China from May 1 to 9.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s national plan of action for children affected by HIV/AIDS for the 2014-2020 period targets giving 90% of these children access to health care, education, consultation, nutrition, physical development, and entertainment.
After nearly 30 years and 13 new houses, the enamel washing basin and Russian-made pot Dang Van Chu bought is still well preserved.
Two child-friendly libraries, the first of the kind in Vietnam were put into operation at the Dong Hoi and Tam Xa pre-schools in Hanoi’s Dong Anh district on March 30.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has given directions to the upgrading of the website www.tiengvietonline.com.vn, designed for overseas Vietnamese.
An agreement on a pilot Korean language programme at schools in Vietnam from 2016 to 2023 was made on February 4, according to Quan Doi Nhan Dan newspaper.
VOV.VN -The Ministry of Education and Training organised a conference on January 22 to discuss a new initiative to improve the quality of primary English education.
The Central Highlands province of Dak Lak has employed various measures to improve the quality of Ede ethnic language teaching in schools.
The national education channel-VTV7 will officially go on air on the first day of 2016, Vietnam National Television’s Deputy General Director Pham Viet Tien said on December 28.
With an increasing number of students suffering from mental disorders, educational psychology experts urged schools to effectively manage psychological consultative centres.
Private universities are struggling to attract students, with some colleges thousands short of their targets.
The minimum score to be considered for university enrolment is 15 points, the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) said on July 28.
All five Vietnamese students participating at the International Physics Olympiad 2015 in India have won medals including three golds, according to the Ministry of Education and Training.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on August 26 has urged the education sector to accelerate the granting of autonomy to State-run universities, which he said is a breakthrough to improve tertiary education quality.
The Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) has received a non-refundable aid worth US$84.6 million from the Global Fund for Education of the United Nations to develop a new model of primary schools in Vietnam (VNEN).