HCMC University of Medicine and Pharmacy is applying IT to monitor learning activities and lab work of its students. (Photo: SGGP)

Universities in HCMC promoting digital transformation

Observing Decision No.749/QD-TTg, issued by the Prime Minister on June 3, 2020 about the national digital transformation program until 2025, several universities throughout Vietnam, public or not, are wholeheartedly initiating this process by varying degrees.

Deputy Director of the National University of Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Minh Tam awards scholarships to students with financial difficulties and good performance (Photo: SGGP)

Universities do much to help freshmen’s tuition fees

Due to the impact of Covid-19, freshmen are worried about tuition fee and financial burden during the academic year; therefore, many universities have cooperated with businesses and banks to support students by establishing financial resources, awarding scholarships, subsidizing bank interest rates.
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.

Nguyen Tat Thanh University is creating instant hand sanitizer. (Photo: SGGP)

Universities participating in fight against nCoV

A shortage of instant hand sanitizer due to the severe nCoV outbreak has urged many universities nationwide to create their own products not only to help ease the market demands but also to serve their students.