Hanoi will have new international university

Hanoi has two international cooperation universities  are Vietnam-German University and the University of Vietnam-France. Coming up will be more a international cooperation university is the University of Technology Vietnam-Russia.

The school was founded on the Le Quy Don Technical University, Mrs. Larissa Ephramova, leader of Russian International Cooperation Agency said.

The leading universities of Russia signed the documents involved in teaching at University of Technology Vietnam-Russia. Among them are the Moscow Construction University, Moscow Mining University, Moscow Aviation University and the University of St. Petersburg, Orenburg Institute of Management.

A special feature at this university are teaching by Russian. In 800 faculty members of the Technical University of Le Quy Don, has more than 250 people have been learning and research in the Soviet Union and Russia at different times. Director Le Quy Don Academy, Lieutenant General Pham The Long received bachelor degree and Ph.D., doctoral thesis in the Soviet Union.

University of Technology Vietnam-Russia will start its activities in 2016.

Vietnamese people 'spend billions of dollars for the children to study abroad

Mr. Nguyen Truong Giang, Department of Public Administration, Ministry of Finance, the statistics of the Ministry of Education and Training said 106,104 students, students studying abroad in 2011-2012 compared to 98,536 in 2010 -2011.

In 106,000 students in the 2011-2012, about 35% (35 900 people) are studying in the Asian countries.

Mr. Giang said 'On average, a student cost at least 10,000 - $ 15,000 / year and every year Vietnam transferred abroad at least 1 - $ 1.5 billion'.

The publication of this information may be urged the Vietnamese government to improve the quality of education in the country to encourage pupils and students studying at home rather than abroad.

However this effort encountered some practical problems. First, the quality of education in Vietnam is lower than many other countries in the region, especially compared to the quality of education in the Western countries.
Second, many more families want their children to get a job and even permanent settlement abroad after graduation.

Ho Chi Minh City: hire 100 Philippines English language teachers


As Ho Chi Minh City Department of Education, beginning in November 2012 City recruited 100 Filipino teachers to teach English in the primary schools, secondary schools, high schools.

In addition to classroom teaching, teachers will participate in professional group activities, organizing extra-curricular activities for students, comments and share experiences with colleagues; teacher's guide in Englishfield of new teaching methods ... aims to improve listening and speaking English for Vietnamese teachers and students. Accordingly, the school must pay salary is $USD 2,000 / teachers.

100 teachers have graduated from college, have pedagogical skills for teaching English ... Ho Chi Minh City is the country's first local implementation of this model.

Intel Vietnam support Ho Chi Minh city to build HPC

National University of Ho Chi Minh City and Vietnam Co., Ltd. Intel has signed a memorandum of understanding with the witness and committed support of Intel Corporation (Intel Corporation) and the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City to coordinate potential building performance computinghigh-performance (HPC) to Ho Chi Minh City and Vietnam in the period 2012 - 2015.

Accordingly, the key task is to develop training programs master's degree in computer science specializing in HPC, the project traffic simulation application development and urban flooding, together plan developmentHPC systems 30TFlops serve the needs of the City.

National University of Ho Chi Minh City will be built and put into operation the master of science program in HPC computing in the 2013-2014 school year with enrollment of 15-20 students / year to train a workforcequalified to develop high-performance computing applications to help solve practical problems of the Ho Chi Minh City; while building high-performance computing center at the National University of Ho Chi Minh City to support the training activitiesand research in the years 2012-2013.

Malaysia group to build university in Quang Ninh

Chairman of the provincial People's Committee of Quang Ninh, Mr. Nguyen Van Doc, has written approval allows Segi Group (Malaysia) to invest a university in the province on the cooperation with domestic partners  Corporation AIC.

Education is still the condition investment field and only a few foreign investment have licensed in Vietnam.