In the afternoon of October 22, 2019, Thai Nguyen University of Economics and Business Administration had a meeting with the delegation of Handong Global University (South Korea) led by Professor SEO BYUNG CHUL – Head of Korean Language Division.
Handong Global University is a private university with a diverse range of majors for students to study. It has a 25 years long historic story. There are with 200 professors and 250 Vietnamese students who are working and studying at the university. In recently, it has provided a lot of academic grants and scholarships for many developing countries.
At the meeting, two sides dicussed about opportunities for cooperation in training. Prof. Seo Byung Chul proposed to organise Korean training courses for TUEBA students. The level of training is up to TOPIK 3. Handong Global University will send Korean lecturers to check the student’s capacity and plan to organize short-term programs to teach Korean language (1-3 months). Besides, two sides discussed opportunities in building 2 + 2 program and collaboration ìn student exchange programs, teaching Vietnamese to Korean students. Korean students will be able to participate in a range of subjects, attend short courses and explore Vietnamese culture . Finally, Assoc. Dr. Tran Nhuan Kien proposed an intership program for 6 months in Korea for students majoring Tourism and Hospitality Management.
The meeting ended and opened many opportunities for collaboration in students and lecturers of TUEBA in near future.