The MoU signing ceremony between The University of Danang and Finland University

After the courtesy visit of Finland University (FU) to the University ofDanang (UD) in last September, in the morning of November 9th, 2016 the MoU signing ceremony between UD and FU has been officially deployed.

Attending the MoU signing ceremony, there were Mr. PekkaSaavalaine � CEO of FU; Mr. HarriMelin � Vice Rector of University of Tampere; Ms. Trinh Truong � Education Coordinator, University of Tampere; Ms. LeenaWilkman � Director of International Office, University of Tampere and Ms. MirkaGustafsson � Key Account Manager, Finland University. The meeting attendees from UD included Assoc. Prof. Ngo Van Duong � Vice President of UD; Assoc. Prof. DinhThanh Viet � Director of Educational Quality Assurance Department, UD; MA. Ho Long Ngoc � Vice Director of International Cooperation Department, UD.

It is know that EUis the biggest university in the Nordic area and also ranked in the top 2% of leading universities in the world. FU includes 3 major universities in Finland (University of Eastern Finland, University of Turku, University of Tampere). Up to the present time, there are about 50,000 students and 8,000 lecturersin FU. Especially, there are 60 master programs taught entirely in English such as Law, Economics, Medicine and Pharmacy, Foreign Languages, Information Technology, etc.

Environmental study in Finland

University of Turku

University of Eastern Finland

After discussing about advantages of UD and FU, the two sides suggested potential cooperative programs as follows:

MA programs in Tourism, Marketing and Management;

Students and lecturers exchange programs;

The short-term courses in various topics;

Co-organize conferences and seminars;

Find out and deploy research projects.

In addition, all information relating to enrolment and scholarships of FU will be updated and announced on website of UD.

Source: University of Danang