The delegation from private high schools of the Philippines visited and worked with TUEBA

Within the framework of the international cooperation program with TUEBA, on February 02, 2018, the delegation of teachers and students from Bridgewater School, Refiner’s Christian School Calauan, These Martin of Lisieux School, Business High School, and Joy in Learning School of the Philippines led by Dr. Felly Ramos visited and had a meeting with the TUEBA. Receiving and working with the delegation were Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Nhuan Kien – Vice Rector, and some representatives of major departments of  TUEBA.

At the meeting, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Nhuan Kien welcomed the delegation from the Philippines and suggested some cooperation opportunities. The representative of TUEBA informed the delegation on tuition fees for overseas students. Specifically, Filipino students will be supported 50% of tuition fees for the whole course. For students who have excellent academic performance, TUEBA will support 100% of tuition fees and reduce the dorm cost.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Nhuan Kien – Vice Rector of TUEBA delivered a speech at the meeting

Talking to the leaders of TUEBA, Dr Felly Ramos expressed her special thanks to TUEBA’s warm welcome to the delegation, and expressed her willingness to cooperate, share experiences between the two sides in the future. In addition, she also hoped the representatives of TUEBA to clarify the requirements for maintaining the scholarship throughout the course for Filipino students, including criteria on learning results, selection, etc. She also suggested some contents that should be included in the cooperation agreement.

Dr. Felly Ramos expressed her willing to cooperate with TUEBA in the future

The meeting took place in a friendly and cooperative atmosphere to enhance understanding between TUEBA and the private high schools of the Philippines in the development process.

Some photos were taken at the meeting:

 

 

TUEBA worked with Professor Yoon Mahn Hee -Daegu University (Korea)

On January 15, 2018, Assoc. Prof. Do Anh Tai – Vice Rector, on behalf of TUEBA’s leaders, had a meeting with Prof. Yoon Mahn Hee – Daegu University (Korea).


At the meeting

Established in 1956, Daegu University is the first university to offer higher education in Korea. The combination of academic knowledge, technology and practical applications in teaching has made Daegu one of the leading universities in Korea. The university is well known for its majors: Language, Law, Business Administration, Economics, Information Technology, Engineering, Public Relations, Arts and Design, Education, etc.


Prof. Yoon Mahn Hee – Daegu University had a speech at the meeting

During the meeting, the two sides discussed the possibility of cooperation in the fields of training, scientific research, exchange of lecturers, students, etc. The representatives of TUEBA made some suggestions such as inviting professors from Deagu University to teach graduate programs at TUEBA; collaborating with the scholars of Daegu University to write and publish research works in international publications; inviting Prof. Yoon Mahn Hee to join the Editorial Board of the Journal of Economics & Business Administration; organizing international seminars; sending students from Daegu University to study at the University of Economics and Business Administration.

Prof. Yoon Mahn Hee expressed his interest in TUEBA’s proposals, and promised to introduce the Journal of Business Economics and Management to his colleagues in Korea. The representatives of the two sides highly appreciated the prospect of cooperation and agreed to continue working for a better discussion on cooperation activities in the future.


TUEBA’s leaders and officials

TUEBA’s leaders and officials took souvenir photos with Prof. Yoon Mahn Hee

The meeting ended at 16.30 in joyful atmosphere and opened up many cooperation opportunities between the two universities.

 

TUEBA hosted a meeting with Yunnan University – China on December 27, 2017

The delegation from Yunnan University – China took photos with TUEBA’s leader and officials

On December 27, 2017, TUEBA was honored to welcome and work with the delegation from Yunnan University – China.

 

The delegation from Yunnan University – China

Prof. Li Wei – Dean of the School of International Education led the delegation accompanied by Mr. Yu Guowei – Head of the International Student Affairs Section; Ms. Zhao Wenying – Head of the International Program. Welcoming and working with Yunnan University, there were Assoc. Prof. Dr. Do Anh Tai – Vice Rector of TUEBA; Dr. Nguyen Quang Hop – Head of Administration – Personnel Affairs Dept.; Dr. Tran Van Quyet – Head of International Cooperation Dept.; Dr. Nguyen Bich Hong – Deputy Head of International Cooperation Dept. and other staff.

TUEBA’s leaders and officials

Located in the “Spring City” Center – Kunming and founded in 1923, Yunnan University is the oldest university in China and the largest national public university in Yunnan Province. The University has 11 schools offering undergraduate and graduate programs in almost every discipline from the humanities and social sciences to engineering and technology, from management science to information and life science.

Yunnan University – China

During the meeting, the delegation from Yunnan University and TUEBA’s leader and officials discussed cooperation opportunities in the coming time. Specifically, in the field of training, the two sides agreed to build the 2 + 2 program in which the degrees will be issued by the two sides; and short-term training programs to send students of Yunnan University to study Vietnamese at TUEBA and vice versa, sending TUEBA’s students to Yunnan University to learn Chinese. Prof. Li Wei also expressed the desire to establish the Center for Chinese Language at TUEBA.

Leaders and officials of the two universities exchanged opportunities for cooperation

In the field of scientific research, the two sides exchanged opportunities for cooperation in publishing articles in prestigious international journals; in organizing international conferences, seminars and training sessions. The international conference “Cross-Border Economic Development” was scheduled to be held at TUEBA in 2018.

Leaders of the two universities presented souvenirs

In addition, TUEBA’s leader proposed programs for exchanging students and lecturers between the two universities as well as suggested opportunities to send TUEBA’ staff and lecturers to Yunnan University to attend graduate programs with scholarship options.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Do Anh Tai – Vice Rector expected to sign a cooperation agreement as soon as possible to promote the development of cooperation between the two universities.

The meeting ended at 17:00 on the same day.

 

 

The exchange program “Connecting Korean enterprises and Culture – Learning and Employment Opportunities for Students”

Under the framework of cooperation and exchange between TUEBA and Korean enterprises, on November 23, 2017, TUEBA cooperated with Korean enterprises to organize the exchange program “Connecting Korean Enterprises and Culture – Learning and Employment Opportunities for Students” to provide TUEBA’s students with opportunities for approaching Korean enterprises to improve their skills when working with foreign companies or organizations as well as for learning about Korean culture.

Distinguished guests and TUEBA’s students at the exchange program

The representatives of distinguished guests were Mr. Kim Keun Ho – Director of Shinhan Bank Vietnam – Thai Nguyen Branch, Dr. Sang Sang Joon – Director of Korea-Vietnam Culture Communication Center (KCCC), Mr. Sim Jin Sub – Director of ELNOA VINA Co., Ltd, Mr. Lee Yong Deok – Director of VTC Korea and Prof. Dr. Pham Huy Dung – Vice President of Thang Long University. On behalf of TUEBA, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Do Anh Tai – Vice Rector, together with the representatives of departments, faculties, centers, teachers and more than 300 students participated in this exchange program.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Do Anh Tai made an opening speech

In the exchange program, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Do Anh Tai emphasized the important role of international cooperation in improving the quality of training and enhancing the prestige of TUEBA, especially in relation to Korean companies and enterprises. This exchange program was an opportunity for TUEBA’s students to access valuable information from Korean companies and enterprises, to learn about Korean culture and Korean business environment to have career orientation for them in the future.

Mr. Kim Keun Ho – Director of Shinhan Bank Vietnam – Thai Nguyen Branch shared his experiences in working in Korean enterprises

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Do Anh Tai offered flowers to the representatives of Korean enterprises

TUEBA’s students made questions for Korean enterprises

 After listening to the representatives of Korean enterprises sharing their experience and information on recruitment, TUEBA’s students asked direct questions for these enterprises about the work environment, treatment regime, professional work, etc.

An interesting point of this exchange program was the demonstration of a job interview in which the Korean guests played the part of the recruiters and some students played the part of the job seekers. Through this interview, the students learned lessons when attending job interviews  conducted by enterprises in general and in foreign enterprises in Vietnam in particular.

The Korean guests and TUEBA’s students in the job interview demo

The exchange program took place in an excited and warm atmosphere.

Representatives of Korean enterprises in Vietnam, TUEBA’s leaders and students took photos together.

Some more photos taken during the exchange program:

 

The delegation of Hosei University (Japan) paid a visit to TUEBA

On November 13, 2017, TUEBA welcomed a delegation from Hosei University (Tokyo, Japan) comprising Mr. Kondo Kiyoyuki – General Manager of Educational Support Department, Mr. Harada Satoru – International Cooperation Advisor, Mr. Takuma Sato – Head of the Student Admission Office (International Training Center) and representatives of Springboard4 Vietnam, JSC. On behalf of TUEBA, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hoang Thi Thu – Chairman of the University Council, Dr. Tran Van Quyet – Head of the Department of Science – Technology and International Cooperation; Dr. Bui Thi Minh Hang – Deputy Director of the International Cooperation Center for Training and Study abroad, Dr. Pham Van Hanh – Dean of Business Administration Faculty – welcomed and worked with the delegation.

During the working session, the two sides exchanged a number of many opportunities for cooperation in international joint training programs, academic exchanges and student exchanges. The two universities also explored each other’s strengths and appreciated the cooperation opportunities in the future. TUEBA and Hosei University agreed to thoroughly study and develop a 2 + 2 training model (two years of study in Vietnam and two years of study in Japan). The delegates of Hosei University wished to welcome TUEBA’s students to Japan to participate in the Global Business Program. In addition, the two sides discussed the possibility of organizing Japanese language training programs at TUEBA and the opportunity of sending TUEBA’s faculty members to Hosei University to attend Postgraduate programs. At the end of the session, both sides expressed their hope to build a cooperative relationship in the future and to implement cooperation programs as soon as possible.

Some pictures of the working session:

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hoang Thi Thu gave a brief introduction on TUEBA

The delegation of Hosei University – Japan

The both sides openly discussed cooperation opportunities

Representatives of two universities took photos together

 

TUEBA worked with the Vientiane – Hanoi Friendship Vocational College (Lao PDR)

On October 23, 2017, TUEBA had a meeting with the Vientiane – Hanoi Friendship Vocational College (Lao PDR).

The delegation from the Vientiane – Hanoi Friendship Vocational College (Lao PDR) included Mr. Sonexay Phanthavong – Vice Rector (Head of the delegation), Ms. Phalasavanh Sanaphay – Head of the International Cooperation Department; Ms. Outsa Phomphiphak – Deputy Head of the Academic Affairs Department, accompanied by some staff and students. On behalf of TUEBA, Dr. Tran Quang Huy – Rector, Assoc. Dr. Do Anh Tai – Vice Rector; Dr. Tran Van Quyet – Head of Science – Technology & International Cooperation Department; Dr. Bui Thi Minh Hang – Director of the Center for International Cooperation in Training and Study abroad and staff attended the meeting.

The two sides discussed and reached an agreement on the cooperation contents, such as cooperating in training and scientific research, especially promoting the enrollment of Lao students to study at TUEBA. Based on the factual academic programs at the Vientiane – Hanoi Friendship Vocational College, TUEBA’s leaders emphasized the opportunity of bringing vocational college graduates to TUEBA to attend the college to university transition course/program. In addition, the two sides proposed solutions to further develop the cooperation in all the activities and made a plan on a meeting between the leaders of the two sides in Vientiane in the coming time.

In the afternoon, the delegates of the Vientiane – Hanoi Friendship Vocational College visited and worked with Heads of two Faculties at TUEBA (Faculty of Management – Economic Law and Faculty of Business Administration). After that, the delegates visited the Learning Resource Center – Thai Nguyen University. Located near the campus of TUEBA, the Learning Resource Center is a reliable and useful address that provides academic and research space for staff, faculty and students of TUEBA.

Some photos taken during the visit paid by the delegation from the Vientiane – Hanoi Friendship Vocational College (Lao PDR):

 

Applications Open for Professional Fellows Program (PFP)

Deadline: 13 November 2017

The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the US Department of State and American Councils for International Education are seeking applications for the Professional Fellows Program (PFP).

Benefits

Each finalist of the program will:

  • Work in a full-time fellowshipplacement in a US worksite dealing with issues relating to his or her work at home. While there fellows will gain first-hand knowledge about US organizations and institutions and build networks and relationships with US counterparts.
  • Participate in a fully-funded program with comprehensive on program support. Travel and living arrangements will be covered as well as emergency healthinsurance, and visa fees on program.
  • Become part of the prestigious PFP network. Alumni will gain access to tremendous resources and an international network of like-minded professionals spanning the globe.

Eligibility Criteria

To participate in the Professional Fellows Program Applicants must be:

  • 25-35 years old;
  • A citizen and current resident below mentioned countries
  • Speak fluent English to work full-time in a US worksite;
  • Interested in participating in a reciprocal program for Americans coming to your country.
  • Have at least two years relevant work experience and be currently employed;
  • Have demonstrated leadershipand collaborative skills.
  • Be a professional fit for the PFP theme that your country participates in:
    • Legislative– Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, Turkey, Ukraine
    • Innovation and Entrepreneurship– Belarus, Russia
    • Economic Empowerment-Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos,

Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

How to Apply

For more information, please visit Professional Fellows Program at http://professionalfellows.americancouncils.org/#intro

 

45 doctoral scholarships at the University of Mannheim, Germany

The Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) at the University of Mannheim is now accepting applications for up to 45 doctoral scholarships to study in Germany. International applicants are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

The aim of the scholarship offers excellent opportunities for highly motivated students with a quantitative orientation to pursue their doctoral degree in Business, Economics and the Social Sciences.

The Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) is unique in Germany and one of the few graduate schools worldwide which foster the exchange of ideas, methods, and approaches to research across the boundaries of the economic and the social sciences.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Doctoral degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in Business, Economics and the Social Sciences. Within our three Doctoral Centers university offer 11 Ph.D. Programs: Center for Doctoral Studies in Business (CDSB)

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Information Systems
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Taxation

Center for Doctoral Studies in Economics (CDSE)

  • Economics

Center for Doctoral Studies in Social Sciences (CDSS)

  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Political Science

Scholarship Award: Admitted students receive a scholarship and there is no tuition fee. CDSE students are financed by a scholarship during the first and the second year (1.200 €/month) of their studies. The Center for European Economic Research (ZEW) offers a limited number of scholarships to first-year CDSE students starting in September 2017. The scholarship comprises a monthly living allowance of 1200 Euros.

Number of Scholarships: Up to 45 scholarships will be offered to the best applicants.

Scholarship can be taken in Germany

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Entry requirements

  • Master’s degree (research oriented) or excellent Bachelor’s degree in the respective field
  • Letter of motivation explaining why you want to join one of our programs
  • Two letters of recommendation from university professors
  • Test scores Business Program: GMAT or GRE (preferably GMAT)Economics Program: GRESocial Sciences Program: TOEFL
  • Writing sample (e.g. a paper you have written during your studies)

Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students must have Master’s degree (research oriented) or excellent Bachelor’s degree in the respective field.

English Language/Test Requirements: Test scores Business Program: GMAT or GRE (preferably GMAT)Economics Program: GRESocial Sciences Program: TOEFL

How to Apply: Apply via our online application portal which will be open from early November 2017.

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is March 31, 2018.

More information at https://gess.uni-mannheim.de/

 

The National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic (NSP)

 

Applications are invited for National Scholarship Programme for foreign applicants. The scholarship supports study/research/teaching/artistic mobility of foreign students, PhD students, university teachers, researchers, and artists at higher education institutions and research organizations in Slovakia.

The National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic (NSP) supports also mobility of students and PhD students studying at Slovak higher education institutions.

In 2005, the National Scholarship Programme for the Support of Mobility of University Students, PhD Students, University Teachers, Researchers and Artists was established by the approval of the Government of the Slovak Republic.

Course Level: Scholarship supports study/research/teaching/artistic mobility of foreign students, PhD students, university teachers, researchers and artists at universities and research organisations in Slovakia.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in all subjects offered by the universities and research organisations in Slovakia.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship shall cover scholarship holders’ living costs (accommodation, board, etc.) during their study/research/teaching/artistic stay at higher education institutions, research or non-governmental organisations in Slovakia. Regarding the accommodation and administrative duties related to the entry to the territory of the Slovak Republic, scholarship holders can contact their host institution or they can arrange these issues themselves. In case of applicants from abroad, the NSP does not cover travel costs related to arrival and departure from Slovakia. Changes of the monthly scholarship amount are in force since the call for applications with the application deadline!

  • University student (2nd level of higher education): 350 €
  • PhD student: 580 €
  • University teacher/researcher/artist without PhD degree (or its equivalent) and less than 4 years of experience as a university teacher/researcher/artist: 580 €
  • University teacher/researcher/artist: with PhD degree (or its equivalent) and less than 10 years of experience as a university teacher/researcher/artist: 850 €; with PhD degree (or its equivalent) and more than 10 years of experience as a university teacher/researcher/artist: 1 000 €

Scholarship can be taken in the Slovak Republic

Eligibility: The following individuals are eligible applicants for a scholarship in the framework of the NSP:

  • Students, who are university students abroad and will be participating on a study stay in Slovakia within their 2nd level of higher education (or will be participating on a study stay in Slovakia at least during the 7th semester of their higher education, i.e. in case that they are students of a joined study programme – joined 1st and 2nd level of higher education), and who are accepted by a public, private or state university in the Slovak Republic to an academic mobility1 to study in the Slovak Republic;
  • PhD students, whose higher education or research preparation takes place abroad, and who are accepted by a public, private or state university or research organisation eligible to carry out a PhD study programme2 (e.g. Slovak Academy of Sciences) in the Slovak Republic to an academic mobility1 to study/conduct research in the Slovak Republic;
  • Foreign university teachers, researchers or artists, who are invited by an organisation with a valid certificate of competence to carry out research and development seated in the Slovak Republic, and which is not a business organisation3 to a teaching/research/artistic stay in the Slovak Republic.

Nationality: Citizens of the following countries are eligible to apply for a scholarship in the framework of the NSP:

List of Countries: a) Member States of the European Union; b) other signatories to the Bologna Process (listed are only countries outside the EU) – Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Island, Kazakhstan, Liechtenstein, Republic of Macedonia, Moldova, Monte Negro, Norway, Russian Federation, Serbia (including Kosovo), Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, Vatican City; c) Belarus, Uzbekistan; d) Canada, Mexico, USA, countries of Latin and Central America; d) Australia, China (including Taiwan), Egypt, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Republic of Korea, New Zealand, Republic of South Africa, Thailand and Vietnam.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Scholarship supports study/research/teaching/artistic mobility of foreign students, PhD students, university teachers, researchers and artists at universities and research organizations in Slovakia.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

How to Apply: Scholarship applications are submitted online. Original hard copy of the Admission/Invitation Letter from a Slovak higher education institution or research organization can be sent by scholarship applicant’s host institution in Slovakia directly to SAIA in Bratislava (please, note that in this case, the scholarship applicant must have at least a scan of the document, so he/she is able to attach it into the on-line application; otherwise he/she will not be able to submit the application). For the submission of the document the same requirements apply as for other documents submitted as original hard copies. Required documents that must be attached to the scholarship on-line application for a study/research stay in Slovakia in case of foreign university students and PhD students (category A and B):

  • Curriculum Vitae;
  • Cover letter (motivation letter);
  • Copy of a Bachelor/Master diploma, diploma supplement and state examination certificate (if any);
  • List of publications in required form, in case of PhD students;
  • Admission/Invitation Letter from a higher education institution or research organisation in Slovakia – host institution commits to accept the scholarship applicant for a study/research/teaching stay (the exact period of the stay must be stated in the document). The Admission/Invitation Letter must be issued on letter-head paper of the host institution and it must be signed by the person who issued the document. In case of PhD students, the Admission/Invitation Letter should not be just a formal invitation, but it should reflect the interest of the host institution in applicant’s study/research/teaching stay in the framework of the NSP. Period of the scholarship stay stated in the Admission/Invitation Letter must match with the period stated in applicant’s on-line application and on the date of the application deadline, it must not be older than 3 months. Required documents that must be attached to the scholarship on-line application for a research/teaching/artistic stay in Slovakia in case of foreign university teachers, researchers and artists:
  • Curriculum Vitae;
  • Detailed teaching and/or research programme (please, state the date of the beginning of your scholarship stay, period of your stay and a detailed timetable of your stay);
  • Copy of a diploma with the highest academic degree achieved;
  • List of publications in required form;
  • Invitation Letter from a higher education institution or research organization in Slovakia (the exact period of the stay must be stated in the document). The Invitation Letter must be issued on letter-head paper of the host institution and it must be signed by the person who issued the document. In case of university teachers, researchers and artists, the Invitation Letter should not be just a formal invitation, but it should reflect the interest of the host institution in applicant’s research/teaching/artistic stay in the framework of the NSP. Period of the scholarship stay stated in the Invitation Letter must match with the period stated in applicant’s on-line application and on the date of the application deadline, it must not be older than 3 months.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is October 31, 2017.

For more information, please visit http://www.scholarships.sk/

 

 

Taylor’s University PhD Scholarships

Taylor’s University PhD Scholarship scheme is a prestigious postgraduate funding programme awarded by the University to outstanding postgraduates who have passion in research and demonstrate leadership qualities. This fellowship is offered to full-time academically outstanding local and international research mode candidates on a yearly basis. Under the tutelage of their supervisor, Taylor’s PhD Scholarship recipients are trained in academic writing and publishing to enable them to be effective researchers.
Criteria of Eligibility

  • Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA ≥ 3.33 ANDMaster’s Degree (Coursework / Mixed mode) with CGPA ≥ 3.50 or by Research mode from any recognized local/foreign universities
  • Below 45 years of age at the time of application
  • Secured offer letter of PhD admission at Taylor’s University
  • Applicable to candidates on full-time mode only
  • Applicants with publications in Citation Index Journals (CIJ) will have an added advantage
  • Interview and written assessment are required

Entitlement

  • 100% tuition fee waiver for a maximum of 36 months / 3 years’ full-time studies
  • 100% thesis examination fee waiver
  • Monthly stipend of RM 2300 – RM 2800
  • Settling-in allowance of RM 1500 (International student only)
  • Conference allowance of RM 6000

Specific Terms & Condition

  • Must submit one (1) article accepted in Citation Index Journal (CIJ) by the end of Semester 4
  • Must submit one (1) article accepted and one (1) under review in a journal indexed by SCOPUS database and / or International Scientific Indexing (ISI) journals by Graduation
  • Require maximum five (5) working hours per week – duties can be in the form of leading tutorial session, conducting mini lectures, supervising undergraduate projects, laboratory class demonstration and / or any other assigned task deemed suitable by the School

For more details, please visit http://university.taylors.edu.my/research/postgraduate-funding