VOV.VN - The World Bank Board of Executive Directors on June 30 approved financing for two projects worth a total of US$422 million to help build a climate-resilient city in the Mekong Delta and improve the quality of Vietnam’s three national universities.
The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has presented US$4.65 million to Fulbright University Vietnam (FUV) for a period of two years.
VOV.VN - The number of Vietnamese higher education students in the US increased over the past year, marking 18 consecutive years of growth, according to the Institute of International Education’s (IIE) annual “Open Doors” Report.
Leaders, academics, researchers, and professionals from around the world discussed the diversity of practices and models of leadership and management in higher education at an international conference that ended on July 5 in HCM City.
The draft law on adjustment and supplements to a number of articles of the Law on Higher Education and the draft revised law on the People’s Public Security Force were the focus of the National Assembly on November 6.
The draft Law on amendments and supplements to several articles of the Law on Higher Education and the Law on People’s Public Security Forces will be discussed at the ongoing sixth session of 14th National Assembly (NA) on November 6.
Private higher education plays an important role in promoting human resource quality, however, policies to develop private universities still face obstacles.
The draft law on adjustments and supplements to a number of articles of the Law on Higher Education, which is under discussion at the on-going 5th session of the National Assembly, is expected to help create an open and favourable legal framework for higher education to develop and approach international standards.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has given approval for the Alliance Evangelical Divinity School under the Evangelical Church of Vietnam (Southern Vietnam) to provide higher education in theology.
The draft law amending and supplementing a number of articles of the Law on Higher Education is set to be scrutinised during the fifth sitting of the 14th National Assembly on May 30 morning.
Property developer Vingroup has announced its plan to join in the field of higher education by establishing VinUni University (VinUni).
Education experts from Australia shared their country’s experience in running universities to meet the criteria of world university ranking systems at a workshop in Hanoi on October 26.
The 5th National Workshop on the Impact of Qualifications Frameworks and Regional Quality Assurance Standards on Vietnam’s Higher Education opened in central Da Nang city on May 30.
VOV.VN - The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved US$155 million in financing to strengthen the research, teaching, and institutional capacity of three autonomous universities and improve the management of Vietnam’s higher education system.
Experts have objected to several provisions of a draft decree on foreign investment in education saying they need further clarification and revision.
VOV.VN - Tertiary education in Vietnam is facing greater demand for improved soft skills training to meet the needs of the private sector and the fast-changing and more internationally integrated economy.
Broward College, one of the top ten community colleges in the US, is looking to increase its presence on the Vietnamese higher education sector.
Experts have pointed out that Vietnamese parents are ‘dictated by feeling’ when making decisions related to their children’s education.
A conference to review the second phase of the Netherlands-funded project on strengthening profession oriented higher education (POHE) was organised in Hanoi on June 23.
The high unemployment rate among university graduates has scared students. Many of them are not entering higher education though they have good marks.