In the morning of October 12th, 2016, Mr. Alex George – Consul, Senior Trade Commissioner and Ms. Nguyen Thi Cam tu – Trade Commissioner, Consulate General of Canada to Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh city visited and worked with the University of Danang (UD).
The meeting attendees from UD included Assoc. Prof. Ngo Van Duong – Vice President of UD, Dr. Hoang Hai – Director of International Cooperation Department, UD and MA. Ho Long Ngoc – Vice Director of International Cooperation Department, UD. After sending the congratulation to Mr. Alex George for taking a new duty at Consulate General of Canada to Vietnam, Assoc. Prof. Ngo Van Duong briefly introduce about framework of organization as well as training programs of all member universities of UD. Besides, Dr. Hoang Hai also presented research cooperation programs that have been conducted between UD and other foreign universities. Especially, according to Dr. Hoang Hai, there were a lot of UD’s lecturers studied and researched at various Canadian universities.
After hearing all information about UD, Mr. Alex George expressed his pleasure to help improving the cooperative relationship between UD and Canadian Universities in joint programs as well as scientific researches.
In the last August, Prof. Tran Van Nam – President of UD and Assoc. Prof. Vo Trung Hung – Director of Research & Development Department, UD paid a visit to Canada and participated in not only activities at McGill University, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, École de Technologie Supérieure (ÉTS) but also CITEF 2016 Conference – an organization including universities and colleges training engineering and technicians of the AUF.
In this visit, President Tran Van Nam signed the MoU with Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières in the fields of lecturers and students exchange, undergraduate and postgraduate training, scientific research and international project development.
President Tran Van Nam signed the MoU with President of Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
In the meeting, Mr. Alex George highly appreciated the tourism development of Danang city in the Scio – economic development process, therefore, Alex George suggested to establish and improve the cooperative relationship between UD with Canadian Universities in Tourism.
In the same day, the 8th Annual Edu Canada Fair organized by the Embassy and Consulate General of Canada to Vietnam took place at Novotel Hotel, Danang city. With more than 50 educational institutions including high schools, colleges and universities, this fair had attracted hundreds of students and their parents to participate in. This is the 3rd time the Edu Canada Fair was held in Danang city. This fair brought a lot of useful information about scholarships, exchanging experiences and clearing up queries relating to studying in Canada.