Students in a practice period at Vinh Phuc Vocational College. (Photo: VNA)

University enrollment regulations for 2020 declared

University enrollment regulations for the 2020 intake will be adjusted to improve limitations in the university entrance exam last year, the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) declared in a conference on May 8 in Hanoi.
Students of HCMC University of Medicine and Pharmacy strictly observe protection rules when coming to school. (Photo: SGGP)

Universities striving to overcome hardship from Covid-19 pandemic

Due to the complexity of the Covid-19 outbreak in Vietnam, students in all universities are demanded to stay home. This has led to several financial problems for state universities, especially those with financial autonomy, and private ones nationwide.

Ministry requires not to downsize preschool teachers

Ministry requires not to downsize preschool teachers

Presently, the country still lacks 43,700 preschool teachers; accordingly, the Ministry of Education and Training required local administration not to downsize preschool teachers’ job in streamlining operation but recruit more as per road map.
A teacher and first graders at Cuc Phuong Primary School in the northern province of Ninh Binh's Nho Quan District during a mathematics class. (Photo: VNA/VNS)

New textbooks for grade 1 students approved

The Ministry of Education and Training has published 32 textbooks for first graders under the new general education curriculum issued in 2018. These textbooks will be used from the 2020 -2021 school year.
Ministry issues drowning warning after rise in student deaths

Ministry issues drowning warning after rise in student deaths

After drowning-related deaths of students lately, the Ministry of Education and Training has issue drowning warnings to schools, asking to increase preventative measures for the accidents amongst students in summer vacation 2019.

Deputy PM Hue presides the meeting (Photo: VGP)

Gov’t urges ministries to disburse quickly on projects

A meeting between Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue and the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Education and Training, and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism was convened on medium-term public disbursement of public investment.

Students from the Hung Thinh secondary school in Bao Lac District of the northern province of Cao Bang on their way to school. (Photo: VNA/VNS)

Avoid previous education reform errors: NA

Take more than a year if needed, but get good advice and avoid previous education reform mistakes, NA deputies told the Government on Thursday.