Candidates finished the Foreign Language test at the test site of Minh Duc Junior High in District 1 of HCMC for the high school graduation exam on July 8, 2021. (Photo: SGGP)

Clear, stable roadmap for university admission in Vietnam still unavailable

Facing many serious incidents in university entrance examination and high school graduation one lately, the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) decided to submit to the Government one possible exam plan, used as a tool to recognize high school graduation and screen candidates for university admission from 2020. Sadly, this plan seems like a patchwork for each year rather than a stable master plan for expert comments.

The meeting held by MoET to prepare for the upcoming academic year

Education Ministry issues core content, goals for new academic year

The Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) yesterday held a meeting for the summary of the 2020-2021 academic year and the preparation for the new school year to all grades. The core teaching and learning content was introduced and encouraged to be transferred to students via direct teaching mode.

Ministry adjusts curriculum for second semester

Ministry adjusts curriculum for second semester

The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) yesterday formally announced its instruction on primary curriculum adjustment for the second semester of the academic year 2019-2020 due to the prolonged school break due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Pham Thuy Hien, a student of Quang Trung Secondary High School, is taking an online lesson at home. (Photo: SGGP)

Ministry drafting regulations for schools to recognize distance learning results

The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) is drafting regulations on teaching material, lesson content, teaching staff, and educational facilities for distance learning. Any regions that can satisfy these requirements to ensure the learning quality can have learning result officially approved, according to Associate Prof. Dr. Nguyen Xuan Thanh, Head of the ministry's Secondary Education Department.



Students of the high-quality programs in the University of Economics and Law (Vietnam National University – HCMC) (Photo: SGGP)

High-quality programs of tertiary education need stricter control

Many current high-quality programs in universities nationwide are loosely controlled, creating negative impressions among the public. It is high time the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) introduced strictly regulations and standards so that these programs can live up to their name.

MOET is signing a collaboration agreement with FPT Group

FPT signs IT collaboration agreement with MOET

In the framework of the Vietnam British Educational Suppliers Show (BESS 2019), FPT Group and the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) sign a collaboration agreement to apply information technology into education and training in the period from 2019-2025.

At the forum (Photo: Coutersy of British Council)

MoET, British Council open UK Higher Education forum

The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) in collaboration with the British Council today organized the second Vietnam – UK Higher Education forum, themed ‘Global landscape in internationalizing higher education – standing in favor of quality to quantity’ in Hanoi.

MoET affirms not to import curriculum, English textbooks

MoET affirms not to import curriculum, English textbooks

The Ministry of Education and Training will not import curriculum and English textbooks from foreign countries because the copyright cost of "imported” textbooks and curriculum is so expensive, said Education Minister Phung Xuan Nha at the National Assembly ongoing sixth session.

MoET calls for cooperation in education

MoET calls for cooperation in education

Education Minister Phung Xuan Nha expected representatives of foreign education offices to cooperate with universities in Vietnam.