2561 Bunpimay Festival – the traditional New Year of Laotian people

On April 13, 2018, TUEBA organized the traditional New Year Bunpimay Festival for Laotian students who are studying at the campus.

TUEBA’s leaders took photos with the delegates and Laotian students

Mr. Nguyen Nang Dac – Vice President of the Vietnam-Laos Friendship Association of Thai Nguyen province; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Van Quyet – Head of the International Cooperation Department; leaders of departments, faculties, centers; and students of high-quality programs attended this significant event.

After a special music show performed by Vietnamese students, Assoc. Prof. Dr, Tran Van Quyet gave a lot of praise to the Laotian students for their learning results, and shared his joy with the Bunpimay festival of Laotian people.

Mr. Nguyen Nang Dac, Vice President of the Vietnam-Laos Friendship Association of Thai Nguyen Province, also congratulated the Laotian students who are studying at TUEBA on this occasion.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Van Quyet, Head of the International Cooperation Department, congratulated the Laotian students on the occasion of Bunpimay Festival.

Mr. Nguyen Nang Dac – Vice President of the Vietnam – Laos Friendship Association of Thai Nguyen Province wished the Laotian students a Happy New Year

Chan Thone Sensoulat, a student of the Faculty of Management – Economic Law, on behalf of the Laotian students at TUEBA, expressed his sincere thanks and promised to study well in order to contribute to the development of Laos as well as to enhance the friendship between the two countries.

A representative of the Laotian students gave thanking words to TUEBA and the Vietnam-Laos Friendship Association of Thai Nguyen province.

 The representatives of TUEBA and the Vietnam – Laos Friendship Association of Thai Nguyen province presented gifts to the Laotian students who had excellent learning results

The event was ended up with a number of interesting songs and games which were performed and played by both Laotian and Vietnamese students.

 

TUEBA worked with the DAAD Regional Office in Hanoi on April 12, 2018

TUEBA’ representatives took photos with the representatives of the DAAD Regional Office in Hanoi

On April 12, 2018, TUEBA had a meeting with Mr. Stefan Hase Berger – Director of the DAAD Regional Office in Hanoi and Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Nhung – Head of the DAAD Scholarship Programs.

On behalf of TUEBA, the attendees included Assoc. Prof. Dr. Do Anh Tai – Vice Rector; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Van Quyet – Head of the International Cooperation Department; Dr. Bui Minh Hang – Director of the International Cooperation Center for Training and Study Abroad, the representatives from different functional departments and faculties as well as those who were interested in DAAD scholarship programs.

At the meeting, the two sides proposed a number of cooperation opportunities such as exchanging lecturers and students; organizing scientific conferences at TUEBA, publishing articles in international journals, etc.

Then, Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Nhung – another representative of the DAAD Regional Office in Hanoi briefly introduced some information on the DAAD and graduate scholarships offered by this organization.

Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Nhung introduced DAAD scholarship programs

Since its establishment, the DAAD has supported over 1.9 million German and international scholars. DAAD has also served as an association of German universities, colleges and students. In addition to providing scholarships, the DAAD also has other functions and tasks such as promoting the internationalization of German universities and colleges, promoting the study of German language, supporting developing countries in the construction of high-quality universities and colleges as well as giving advice on education, diplomatic and development policies.

TUEBA welcomed the delegation from Chang Jung Christian University, Taiwan

TNU – University of Economics & Business Administration (TUEBA) has cooperated with many universities in Taiwan in academic exchanges and scientific research program. On 10th April, 2017, TUEBA was honored to welcome the delegation from Chang Jung Christian University, Taiwan led by Prof. Tran Van Doan – Dean of the Theology Institute.

Welcoming the delegation were Assoc. Prof. Do Anh Tai – Vice Rector, representative leaders of the International Cooperation Department and the International Cooperation Center for Training and Study-Abroad.

At the meeting, the two Universities discussed cooperation opportunities in student exchange program, faculty exchange program, scientific research, especially in the field of economics and business administration, as well as graduate scholarships for university staff and faculty members. The specific contents were mentioned as follows:

+ Developing and deploying the dual degree program for some courses taught in English.

+ Sending TUEBA’s students to Chang Jung Christian University (and vice versa) to attend an official semester or a summer semester for getting credits of some subjects taught in English.

+ Sending students from Chang Jung Christian University to TUEBA for learning Business Vietnamese and for attending cultural exchange programs.

+ Inviting professors of Chang Jung Christian University to TUEBA to deliver lectures that may last 01 week, 01 month or 02 months (depending on needed subjects); Sending TUEBA’s faculty members, especially who are studying PhD programs) to teach at Chang Jung Christian University for getting more experience.

+ Cooperating in research projects such as writing and publishing articles in prestigious international journals.

+ Deploying the internship program in Taiwan for TUEBA’s final-year students.

+ Chang Jung Christian University will give priority to TUEBA staff and faculty members to study postgraduate programs in the coming time (September, 2018).

The meeting took place in a friendly and open atmosphere, promising new cooperation prospects between TUEBA and Chang Jung Christian University as well as other Taiwanese academic institutions.

 

The Honorary Doctorate Degree Conferment Ceremony of Thai Nguyen University to Prof. Detlef Briesen – Justus-Liebig University (Giessen, Germany)

In honor of the outstanding achievements of Prof. Detlef Briesen, Justus-Liebig University (Giessen, Germany) in his research, training and contributions to the development of TUEBA in particular and Thai Nguyen University in general, TUEBA recommended  the President of Thai Nguyen University to consider and confer the Honorary Doctorate Degree to Professor Detlef Briesen.

On March 15, 2018, the Honorary Doctorate Degree Conferment Ceremony of Thai Nguyen University to Prof. Detlef Briesen took place at the Meeting hall of the University of Medicine and Pharmacy in the joyful and solemn atmosphere.

Attending the ceremony, representatives of Thai Nguyen University were Prof. Dr. Dang Van Minh – Vice President, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Khanh Doanh – Head of International Cooperation Department, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Thanh Van – Head of Science & Technology, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Thanh Ha – Chief of Secretariat.

On behalf of TUEBA, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Do Anh Tai – Vice Rector and leaders of Science, Technology & International Cooperation Department attended this meaningful ceremony.

There was also the presence of Prof. Detlef Briesen’s colleagues who came from Germany and shared happiness with him.

At the ceremony, Prof. Dr. Dang Van Minh briefly introduced about the life, career, as well as contributions of Prof. Detlef Briesen on education, training and scientific research to Thai Nguyen University.

Prof. Dr. Dang Van Minh delivered a speech at the ceremony

Thai Nguyen University awarded the Honorary Doctorate Degree to Prof. Detlef Briesen to express deep gratitude for his valuable contributions. Also, Thai Nguyen University hoped, regardless of different positions, Prof. Detlef Briesen would be a great friend who can support and create new opportunities for cooperation with Vietnamese universities and scientists, especially with Thai Nguyen University.”

Prof. Dr.  Dang Van Minh awarded the Honorary Doctorate Degree to Prof. Detlef Briesen

In the solemn atmosphere of the ceremony, Prof. Detlef Briesen expressed his happiness and sincere thanks to TUEBA and Thai Nguyen University. He said that in the coming times, he would continue his contributions to the development of the relationship between Justus-Liebig University and Thai Nguyen University.

Prof. Detlef Briesen expressed his special thanks to the leaders of Thai Nguyen University

Here are some pictures taken at the ceremony:

 

The workshop “Curriculum development – Experiences from Australian universities”

In the cooperation framework between TUEBA and Queensland University of Technology (QUT – Australia), the workshop “Curriculum development – Experiences from Australian universities” was taken place at TUEBA on March 20, 2018, with the participation of the educational experts from QUT as well as the leaders, staff  and faculty members from TUEBA.

Prof. Nelson Salangsang were sharing his experience of curriculum development

Participants were grouped under the guidance of the educational experts

The workshop focused on curriculum development issues shared by Prof. Nelson Salangsang – Director of International Projects – Office of Trade Service Research & Commercialization – QUT. The participants in the workshop were involved in specific tasks associated with their academic activities, such as developing teaching objectives, output standard requirements, and adjusting the existing curriculum, etc. The workshop showed a strong interaction between Australian professionals and Vietnamese practitioners. Many questions were given out and put into discussions.

The workshop took place in a cheerful, open and friendly atmosphere. This is expected to be the premise for the staff and faculty members in TUEBA to access creative and efficient thinking and methodology for high-quality curriculum development in the coming time.

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