On 10/06/2022, the ceremony of announcing the certification of programs meeting AUN-QA quality standards for 4 undergraduate programs: Accounting, Graphic Design, Hotel Management and Environmental Engineering Technology was solemnly held in the joy of Van Lang University.
Speaking at the opening of the event, Dr. Nguyen Cao Tri, Chairman of the Board of Van Lang University, emphasized that quality is a key factor that the University prioritizes and focuses on from the grassroots level to the level of the training program. The quality assessment is a comprehensive process of improvement, bringing the culture of valuing quality into a regular, daily work of each Van Lang person. Four years of pursuing the goal of AUN-QA quality assessment is a journey that allows Van Lang's training programs to upgrade; strengthen the teaching staff of doctoral degrees, good in foreign languages; increase employment opportunities at regional and international levels for graduates.
The University is honored to welcome Mr. Johnson Ong Chee Bin - Founding Member of AUN-QA Council, Training Specialist of AUN-QA; Dr. Nguyen Thi My Ngoc – Deputy Director of Center for Educational Testing and Quality Assessment, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City, AUN-QA assessor. Mr. Johnson Ong Chee Bin believes that with the investment in infrastructure, quality of training programs and expanding cooperation around the world, Van Lang University will continue to develop and rise in the field of education.
Dr. Choltis Dhirathiti, ASEAN University Network (AUN) Executive Director congratulated and encouraged the determination of Van Lang University. He emphasized that overcoming difficulties because of the COVID-19 pandemic, they witnessed the efforts of Van Lang University in perfecting the training program, serving education, fostering quality human resources for society. Congratulations on this impressive success of Van Lang University."
At the event, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Thi My Dieu - President of Van Lang University, institutional leaders, and the self-assessment councils of four programs were extremely happy and moved when looking back on the journey of 5 years of preparation efforts for AUN-QA assessment.
In 2019, Van Lang University officially became one of the associate members of AUN-QA.
In January 2022, Van Lang University for the first time conducted an assessment of 4 programs according to AUN-QA's newly improved set of standards (version 4.0).
On April 15, 2022, Van Lang University was proud to receive good news when all 04 programs met the AUN-QA quality assessment standards. Four programs of Van Lang University are also the first programs in Vietnam to participate in the assessment according to the online assessment guidance process version 4 of AUN-QA.
The successful implementation of the 254th online assessment of AUN-QA marks the development of the accreditation activities of Van Lang University. We expect the next programs of Van Lang University to continue to persevere in the quality assurance journey, affirming the quality of international reach.
For many years, the quality assurance system of Van Lang University has developed synchronously and has been recognized quality from domestic and international external quality assurance organizations.
In October 2021, Van Lang University was officially awarded the Certificate of 4-star QS Stars by the UK's QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) – the highest QS rating achievement of Vietnamese universities to date, affirming that the higher education environment in Van Lang is increasingly close to international education standards.
At the level of the program, Van Lang University has 10 programs achieving national quality accreditation including Hospitality Management, English Language, Accounting, Tourism Management, Banking and Finance, Civil Engineering, Business Administration, Commerce, Biotechnology and Architecture.
Dr. Nguyen Huu Cuong