Deputy PM Dam urges for revamping school physical education

Deputy PM Dam urges for revamping school physical education

NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has stressed the need to further promote physical education and sporting in schools, saying that it is an important part of the textbook innovation programme. (Feb 22, 2017)

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Vietnamese Students’ Day marked

  Jan 09, 2017
NDO – The Vietnam Students' Association (VSA) organised a ceremony at Ho Chi Minh City Youth Cultural House on January 8 to celebrate the 67th anniversary of Traditional Day of Vietnamese students and the VSA (January 9, 1950-2017). 

Education ministry seeks measures to enhance quality of tertiary education

  Jan 08, 2017
NDO - The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) held a conference on January 7, gathering heads of higher education institutions in Da Nang to discuss ways to enhance the quality of tertiary education.  

Ethnic minority students presented with bicycles

  Jan 06, 2017
NDO – Fifty poor ethnic minority students at Bat Xat district’s Ethnic Boarding School in Lao Cai province were presented with bicycles on January 6 for gaining outstanding academic results. 

Scholarship fund supports disadvantaged students

  Dec 27, 2016
NDO/VNA – The Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund has granted approximately 75,000 scholarships worth VND 75 billion (US$ 3.2 million) for thousands of ethnic groups and island students since it was first establishment in 1999. 

Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh visits Ho Chi Minh City Cadre Academy

  Dec 20, 2016
NDO—Politburo member and Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh paid a visit to the Ho Chi Minh City Cadre Academy (HCA) on December 19. 

VAVA conference reviews association’s 2016 performance

  Dec 15, 2016
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/dioxin (VAVA) Central Committee convened a conference in Hanoi on December 15 to review its performance in 2016 and set tasks for 2017. 

The education sector and comprehensive reform efforts

  Dec 15, 2016
NDO—The year 2016 has seen significant achievements and efforts from the entire education sector, contributing to boosting its growth. 

PM seeks opinions on key issues facing private universities

  Dec 13, 2016
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc expressed his desire to hear viewpoints of the Hanoi University of Business and Technology (HUBT) on four key issues facing private universities while attending the institution’s 20th anniversary on December 13.  

Hanoi students win six medals at 13th IJSO

  Dec 13, 2016
NDO—The six Hanoian students who represented Vietnam at the thirteenth International Junior Science Olympiad in Bali, Indonesia from December 3-10, won a total of six medals, the city’s Department of Education has announced. 

Prizes for all six Vietnamese students at int’l science olympiad

  Dec 11, 2016
NDO/VNA – All six Vietnamese students have won prizes, including two gold medals, at the 13th International Junior Science Olympiad (IJSO), held in Bali, Indonesia.  

Vietnam-EU project seeks to improve job opportunities for graduates

  Dec 08, 2016
NDO—The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) and the European Union (EU) delegation to Vietnam launched the Vietnam-EU cooperation project on jobs for students in Hanoi on December 7, in an effort to improve employment opportunities for Vietnamese graduates.  

PISA 2015: Vietnam ranks 8th in global science rankings

  Dec 07, 2016
NDO—Vietnam has been ranked eighth out of 72 countries and territories in an assessment of student performance in science by the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA). 

Australian Embassy honours Vietnamese winners of math contest

  Dec 07, 2016
NDO – The Australian Embassy in Hanoi held an awards ceremony on December 6 for 11 Vietnamese winners of the Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC) and the Australia Intermediate Mathematics Olympiad (AIMO), which were organised in Vietnam for the first time. 

Da Nang students win two first prizes at International Robothon competition

  Dec 06, 2016
NDO—Two Vietnamese teams from Tran Cao Van and Le Quy Don Primary Schools in Da Nang brought home two first prizes at the 2016 International Robothon competition, which was held in Malaysia on December 4.