Vietnam has taken up five spots on the list of 350 top Asian universities recently released by British education analyst Quacquarelli Symonds. It is an improvement from last year, when Hanoi's Vietnam National University and Vietnam National University-Ho Chi Minh City were the only two schools from Vietnam named in the list. The Hanoi university is ranked 139th, up 52 spots from 2015, while the Ho Chi Minh City school climbed 54 spots to the 147th position. Each of the universities have several schools of their own offering a wide range of courses from liberal arts to sciences. Can Tho University takes number 251, while Hue University and Hanoi University of Science and Technology share the 301st position. Quacquarelli Symonds say its annual ranking is based on schools' scores in nine areas such as academic reputation, faculty to student ratio, citations per paper, staff with PhD, and proportion of international students. This year the National University of Singapore topped the … [Read more...] about 5 Vietnamese universities named in Asia’s QS list
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The Vietnam National University-Ho Chi Minh City, one of the country’s leading institutes of higher learning, has been named amongst the top 150 universities in Asia by QS University Rankings. The Vietnam National University-Ho Chi Minh City, one of the country’s leading institutes of higher learning, has been named amongst the top 150 universities in Asia by QS University Rankings. Experiencing a 54-spot climb from last year’s regional rankings, the Vietnam National University-Ho Chi Minh City has entered the top 150 best universities in Asia for the first time, according to the 2016 rankings published in the latest edition of ‘QS University Rankings: Asia.’ The Vietnamese institution is a university system comprised of some of the most prestigious universities in Vietnam, including the Ho Chi Minh City University of Social Sciences and Humanities, the Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, and the Ho Chi Minh City University of Science. Published … [Read more...] about Vietnam university bloc among Asia’s top 150 universities: QS rankings
Can Tho University has fallen to 53rd from 39th. The Hanoi University of Technology, the most prestigious polytechnic school in Vietnam, is ranked 49th instead of 47th.There are some changes with positions in the top 10.The Hanoi University of Mining and Geology ranks fifth in Vietnam and 83rd in South East Asia.The other prestigious schools include Hanoi University of Education, Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Danang University and Thai Nguyen University still can be found among Vietnam’s top 10, but their grades have fallen in the region’s ranking.The Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City, for example, has fallen from the 66th position to 87th. Meanwhile, the Hanoi University of Education fell from 60th to 90th.Pham Thi Ly, director of the Research Program under the Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City’s International Education Institute, said there was no need to be … [Read more...] about How do Vietnamese universities rank on the world map?
The National University of Singapore (NUS) has been ranked as the top university in Asia in the latest global rankings from the London-based education consultancy Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). Globally, NUS was placed 24th this year, moving up a spot from last year when it was second to Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) as Asia 's highest-ranking university. The Nanyang Technological University (NTU), also of Singapore , jumped six places to become seventh in the region and 41st in the world. The QS World University Rankings evaluates more than 3,000 universities in the world, including over 300 in Asia , based on academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty, faculty student ratio, and proportions of international students and international faculty. QS Head of Research Ben Sowter said that at some point in the next ten years, NUS will enter the top 20 and that NTU's rise as a Top 50 university globally was achieved "in less than 25 years", becoming … [Read more...] about Singapore National University ranked top in Asia
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore was named the world's best young university for a third straight year. In UK-based Quacquarelli Symonds' (QS) latest rankings of the world's top 50 universities established less than 50 years ago, NTU retained top spot, followed by the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology from the Republic of Korea. QS noted that six of the top ten universities focused on technology. The 2016-2017 rankings also indicated that Asia and Australia have the best young universities in the world. Source: VNA … [Read more...] about Singaporean NTU remains world’s best young university
Vietnamese students will have the opportunity to learn more about New Zealand’s world-class education institutions and the broad range of study options available at the upcoming Education Fairs held in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi from September 23-24. RELATED CONTENTS: Education New Zealand celebrates one million followers with $7,320 scholarship New Zealand: outstanding education opportunity Organised by local education agency L&V with the support of Education New Zealand, the fairs will be held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 23 and Hanoi on September 24. The two days will bring together over 35 world-class education institutions from New Zealand ranging from secondary and high schools, private training establishments, institutes of technology and … [Read more...] about New Zealand Education Fairs showcase world-class institutions and niche study programmes
Around 70 policy makers, education experts and university representatives met to discuss the topical issue of university rankings and governance and the important role of education providers in preparing students for jobs of the future.In opening the workshop, H.E. Mr Craig Chittick OAM, Australian Ambassador to Vietnam, said “competition and collaboration, including international partnerships, are key to the success of Australian universities”. According to the latest QS (Quacquareli Symonds) Rankings, Australia has seven universities in the world’s top 100 universities. Australian institutions are active knowledge and skills partners with Vietnam as it develops its expertise and world-class universities. “In an era of globalisation, university rankings is a world trend for higher education. Quality and governance are interrelated pillars that lead to improved university rankings”, said Prof Tran Cong Phong, Director General of VNIES.According to Mr … [Read more...] about Workshop on University Rankings and Governance held in Hanoi
FPT University has been awardedfive–star ratings for the quality of its teaching, facilities,employability and social responsibility by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS),FPT University announced the ratings yesterday. Student dormitory at FPT University. The university has been awarded five–star ratings for its facilities, teaching quality, employability and social responsibility by QS. Quacquarelli Symonds, founded in 1990, has establisheditself as the leading global provider of specialist higher educationand career information and solutions. It has been producingauthoritative, independent and global rankings since 2004. Up to 98 per cent of FPT University students areemployed within six months of their graduation for an average monthlysalary of VND8.3 million (US$368). FPT University has got an overall rating of three stars forthree … [Read more...] about QS gives FPT University five-star ratings
The United States comes out on top in an authoritative list of international university rankings published Tuesday, with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University leading the way. US institutions made up six of the top 10, with the remaining four places being filled by British universities. The QS rankings included a record number of UK institutions in the top 20, with Edinburgh and King's College London making their first appearances. According to the study, graduates from Oxford and Cambridge were the most employable in the world. The rankings take into account the subject range, research results and academic reputation offered by 3,000 institutions internationally. Source: AFP … [Read more...] about MIT and Harvard top world university list
VietNamNet Bridge - The latest ranking announced by Webometrics shows that many Vietnamese universities have fallen from their previous positions. In the first edition, Vietnam National University Hanoi led Vietnamese schools and was ranked 26th in the region (South East Asia). Meanwhile, in the second edition, it ranks 29th,. Can Tho University has fallen to 53rd from 39th. The Hanoi University of Technology, the most prestigious polytechnic school in Vietnam, is ranked 49th instead of 47th. The latest ranking announced by Webometrics shows that many Vietnamese universities have fallen from their previous positions. There are some changes with positions in the top 10. The Vietnam National University of Agriculture, which was not listed among top 10 in the previous ranking, is in the fourth position among Vietnamese schools and 69th in the region. The Hanoi University of Mining and Geology ranks fifth in Vietnam and 83rd in South East Asia. The other prestigious schools include Hanoi … [Read more...] about How do Vietnamese universities rank on the world map?