The Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha met with the Minister of Education of the Russian Federation Olga Vasilieva and Vice Minister of Science and Training Marina Alexandrovna University. Photo: PV
23 documents have been signed between the universities of the two countries to promote cooperation in training, scientific research, and exchange lecturers and students.
On the occasion of the official visit of General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and Vietnam delegation to the Russian Federation, on September 7, Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha met and worked with the Minister of Education Olga Vasilieva and Vice Minister of University Science and Training Marina Alexandrovna to discuss strengthen cooperation in education and training between the two countries.
Minister Phung Xuan Nha emphasized that the cooperation in the field of education and training between Vietnam and the Russian Federation has a long history and achieved great achievements. The Vietnamese people are always grateful to the former Soviet Union and to the Russians today for their love, energy and wisdom to support Vietnam, especially in the development of high quality human resources.
At the meeting, the two sides agreed to increase exchange students between the two countries; to strengthen cooperation in research training based on strength of Russia and of Vietnam. In addition, it will promote the teaching of Russian in Vietnam and Vietnamese in the Russian Federation; to build young talent centers in the fields of natural science in Vietnam; to coordinate effectively the scholarship program of the government agreement between the two parties.
On the same day, 23 new cooperation documents have been signed between the universities of the two countries. In particular, there is a combination of training programs from university level to post-graduate; to build cooperation centers of legal studies; to carry out research program on sea bed exploration equipment; to cooperate in researching technology solutions on subways and other fields that the Russian Federation has strengths and Vietnam needs.
Minister Phung Xuan Nha visited the Moscow State University of Construction, Moscow Energy University and met with university principals in the Russian Federation to discuss the prospect of cooperation with the Vietnamese training institutes.
At the meeting, the Minister awarded the Medal for “The cause of education” of the Vietnam Ministry of Education and Training to professors and researchers of the National Research University (MEI) whom have many contributions to the training of Vietnamese students.