The University of Danang solemnly celebrated Vietnam Teachers' Day, November 20th, and marked the 25th anniversary of construction and development (1994-2019)



In order to inherit and promote the good values ​​of “Teacher Respect and Honor” and the glorious tradition through 25 years of construction and development (1994-2019), deep gratitude to the generations of senior leaders, teachers, administrators, officials, alumni and students who have made great contributions to the development the University of Danang (UD) in particular, education and training of the Central Region - Central Highlands as well as the whole country in general, in the morning of November 18, 2019, UD solemnly held the Vietnam Teachers' Day Celebration Program, November 20th,  and summary of 25 years of construction and development (1994-2019).


Overvew of the Ceremony


 Attending the event were representatives of the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET), Central ministries, branches and agencies; Leaders of Da Nang city and neighboring provinces of Quang Nam, Quang Ngai and Kontum, Representatives Leaders of Consulate General of Lao PDR, Russia, representatives of National Universities, Regional Universities and Universities, Colleges in Central - Highlands region, representatives of partners, businesses, the companion units of the Program and the news and media agencies.


Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Vu – Secretary of the Party Committee, President of UD gave a commemorative speech


On the side of UD, there was the participation of UD's Council, Party Committee, Presidential Board, former Party Committee Secretary, former Presidents and Vice Presidents, former leaders of UD and its member universities through periods; leaders of organizations, functional departments; Rectorate Board  of UD’s member universities, college and affiliated units; former officials and employees, former lecturers, officials, alumni and students of generations ...


Mr. Huynh Duc Tho - Deputy Secretary of the City Party Committee, Chairman of Danang People's Committee delivered a speech


Opening the commemorative speech, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Vu - Member of the Danang city’s Party Committee, Secretary of UD’s Party Committee, President of UD warmly welcomed and sent his sincere thanks, deep gratitude for the concern, thorough and effective guidance of the Government and central agencies, especially the MOET, the Party Committee, the government and the people of Da Nang city and the provinces, cities, localities and businesses in the Central - Highlands region as well as the whole country always provide the University with the trust and valuable support.


Prof.Dr of Science. Bui Van Ga – former President of UD made a speech at the Ceremony


 “The outstanding and proud achievement of UD is that it has trained and provided the country with a large force of leaders, managers, experts, teachers, businessmen ... in many essential fields and professions, at the same time exchanged and trained international students. Wherever we go on the Central and Highlands region as well as the whole country, we can meet the alumni of UD who are taking on key positions in agencies, organizations, educational institutions and businesses making positive and effective contributions to socio-economic development.” – highlighted Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Vu.


Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Vu - President of UD offered grateful flowers

to former Presidents of UD


Mr. Vo Cong Tri - Permanent Deputy Secretary of the City Party Committee

awarded the Second-class Labor Medal to Assoc.Prof.Dr. Phan Van Hoa - Meritorious Teacher

Speaking at the Ceremony, Mr. Huynh Duc Tho - Chairman of the City People's Committee sent his best congratulations to UD on the occasion of the Vietnam Teachers' Day on November 20th and the 25th anniversary of the establishment of UD. Mr. Huynh Duc Tho acknowledged and appreciated the great and proud achievements of UD through the 25-year process of building, developing and training tradition of nearly 45 years of UD’s members. The Chairman affirmed the important role and glorious mission of the University in the career of training high quality human resources, making an important contribution to the city's socio-economic development as well as the Central region and the Central Highlands, and also expressed the belief and desire that UD would continue to promote tradition, innovation, creativity, development and integration even more successfully in the coming time.


Chairman Huynh Duc Tho was awarding the Third-class Labor Medal to teachers


On behalf of former leaders of UD through the periods, Prof. Dr. Sc. Bui Van Ga - former Deputy Minister of Education and Training, former President of UD, expressed his happiness, emotion and pride in the achievements of UD in the 25-year development process. Prof.Dr.Sc. Bui Van Ga emphasized “The valuable lesson for UD today is the tradition of solidarity, strong attachment throughout the generations of staff, lecturers and students who wholeheartedly serve for the common goal of UD’s development”, and at the same time, he expressed the belief that generations of teachers and students would continue to preserve, nurture and promote the glorious tradition, expected to realize the dream of UD’s urban to continue sustainable development in the new period.


Leaders of Quang Nam province (left) and Kon Tum province (right) awarded certificates of merit to UD


Representative of alumni of University of Science and Technology – UD, Mr. Nguyen Thanh - Deputy General Director of Central Power Corporation and Ms. Nguyen Thi Anh Dieu, student of University of Science and Education - UD made speeches expressing the happiness and pride in the achievements of the University, proud of being alumni and student of UD and promising to continue their efforts in their work and study to contribute to further beautifying the tradition of the University.


University of Foreign Language Studies - UD, University of Science and Technology - UD, University of Economics – UD received Flag and Certificate of Merit from Ministry of Education and Training


UD is currently the key regional University providing multidisciplinary programs and degrees at different -levels with 06 member universities and colleges and 07 affiliated training units. With many great achievements, UD has been awarded many noble awards: Third - class Independence Medal; First - class Labor Medal; Second-class Labor Medal (awarded by the People's Republic of Laos) ... Member universities (University of Science and Technology, University of Economics, University of Science and Education) were awarded First-Class Labor Medal ... International quality and prestige of UD has always been highly rated: Top 2-3/67 Vietnamese universities (according to Unirank of 2018,2019); Top 4/49 Vietnamese universities (Independent research group 2017); Two consecutive years in the top 400-500 Best Universities in Asia (according to QS-Asia Rankings in 2018, 2019), University of Science and Technology - UD reached HighCouncil for Evaluation of Research and Higher Education (HCERES) for the period of 2017-2022. UD ranked third in the country in terms of number of accredited training programs with 20 international standards (CTI) and Southeast Asia (AUN-QA) programs.


Senior delegates group photo at the Ceremony