Science, Technology and International Relations Bulletin (November 25 – December 1, 2013)

 On November 25, Mr. Kenichi Otsuka–Vice-Chairman and Mr. Yasushi Watanabe–Managing Director led  Johnan Shinkin Bank (APEN, Japan) delegation and to have visited the VNU UET and had an exchange with the university’s leaders.

Welcoming and working with the delegation had Prof. Nguyen Ngoc Binh, Rector, Prof. Tran Xuan Tu, Head- Division of Science, Technology and International Relations, Dr. Dinh Van Chau, Deputy Director - Center for Joint Training, Science & Technology Services and Knowedge Transfer. 


The meeting aims to find out information which involved in the university in human resource training to meet with foreign partners and activities concerning Vietnam – Japan scientific and technical cooperation. Specifically, in this meeting, Johnan Shinkin Bank hope to know more about APEN (Asia Professional Education Network)  members’ activities.


At the meeting, Prof. Nguyen Ngoc Binh congratulated Johnan Shinkin Bank to become a member of APEN. He also introduced the university’s staff and lecturers. VNU UET has 20 doctors of philosophy graduating from the famous universities in Japan and VNU UET has co-operated with a lot of Japanese universities and enterprises. Beside of VNU UET, Johnan Shinkin Bank could work with VNU member universities. Because the rectors of VNU member universities often contact with, support and host research and cooperation activities with foreign partners. In December 2013, Japanese and Vietnamese government decided to build up Japan-Vietnam University whose office at VNU.

VNU-UET wants to support and cooperate with Johnan Shinkin Bank in the future.


On November 28, 2013, VNU UET had a meeting with Prof. Chua Chee Kai, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU). Attending the meeting were Prof. Nguyen Thanh Thuy, Vice-Rector, Prof. Tran Xuan Tu, Head- Division of Science, Technology and International Relations, Prof. Dang The Ba, Associate Dean of Faculty of Engineering Mechanics and Automation, Prof. Nguyen  Tien Khiem, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.


At the meeting, Prof. Nguyen Thanh Thuy and Prof. Dang The Ba briefly introduced VNU, VNU UET and Faculty of Engineering Mechanics and Automation. The meeting aimed to introduce NTU’s scholarship to VNU UET’s students. After the meeting, Prof. Chua Chee Kai exchanged with students about the scholarship in order to seek and help students to choose the suitable scholarship.