In the afternoon of April 8, 2019, the mission of the Polytechnic University of Hauts-de-France (UHF), Republic of France led by Assoc.Prof.Dr. Le Thi Muoi - In charge of Southeast Asia International and Professor Hakim Naceur, Prof. Fethi Aloui visited and worked at the University of Danang (UD). Assoc.Prof. Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Vu – President of the University chaired the meeting and worked with the delegation. In addition, attendees in the meeting were representative leaders of R&D Department, International Cooperation Department and DNIIT Institute.
Overview of the meeting
At the meeting, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Le Thi Muoi - In charge of Southeast Asia International Relations of UPHF expressed her joy to return to visit and work with UD, a key prestigious multidisciplinary, multilevel university in the top universities in Vietnam. This visit of the delegation was to learn and exchange information and develop cooperation opportunities with UD after the agreement signed in the framework of Erasmus + project from 2017. Assoc.Prof. Le Thi Muoi gave an overview of the UPHF (formerly Valenciennes and Hainaut-Cambresis University) which is a model of the French Polytechnic University and its strength is science & technology and social sciences & humanities. As a result, students can easily enroll in any part of the university's training programs in addition to their major. The model of UPHF has superiority suitably for training, developing quality, knowledge and diversified skills for learners.
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Le Thi Muoi (In the left) introduced on model of the French Polytechnic University Hauts-de-France
“The UPHF is currently implementing the connection, supporting applied research through the model of associations between businesses and university to promote practical and high applicability scientific research activities. Besides, the university also manages synchronously between training and research, teaching programs adhering to the requirements of enterprises. Research results of students, graduate and doctoral students can be applied immediately to the practice of enterprises. As a result, students have high employment opportunities as soon as they graduate” shared Assoc.Prof. Le Thi Muoi .
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Vu – President of UD offered souvenir gift to Assoc.Prof.Dr.Le Thi Muoi
At the meeting, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Vu – President of UD warmly welcomed the UPHF and expressed his willing to cooperate with UPHF in many similar technical, technological, natural science, social sciences and humanities in the context of Eu-Asia higher education connection – an increasingly lively and common need in the process of globalization. President highly appreciated the model of linking training and scientific research between university and businesses to apply and transfer technology. “This is a great opportunity for the two sides to share the experience in higher education management. In the upcoming trip to the French Republic, we will arrange to visit and strengthen the good traditional relationship with French universities, including UPHF” shared President Nguyen Ngoc Vu.
Participants in the meeting
The meeting and working session ended in an atmosphere of understanding and friendship, the leaders of the two universities recognized the proposals and will assign the relevant units to research and deploy to soon realize the wishes of the two sides for the development and cooperation of the two universities.