Opportunities to promote development cooperation with the World Bank
07/05/2014 06:05On 16 April, 2014, Prof. Dr. Tran Duc Vien, Rector of Hanoi University of Agriculture (HUA), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vu Van Liet, Vice Rector, together with representative leaders from the Faculties of Biotechnology, Accounting and Business Management, Animal Science and Aquaculture, Veterinary Medicine, the Offices of Training Management, Science and Technology, and International Cooperation warmly welcome and worked with a delegation from the World Bank (WB) led by Mr. Suhas D. Parande Kar, Senior Education Economist together with Ms. Lan Anh Vu - Human Development Specialist, Mr. Nguyen Trong Thu, and Ms. Nghiem Thi Minh Hoa, two WB senior consultants, and representatives of the Management Unit of the project “Fostering Innovation through Research Science and Technology - FIRST", the Ministry of Science and Technology.
Celebration of the traditional New Year festivals of Laos and Cambodia
07/05/2014 06:04Hanoi University of Agriculture (HUA) has been committed to the training of students from Laos for 51 years and from Cambodia for 28 years. Up to date, a total of 300 students (undergraduate, post-graduate, and also doctoral) graduated from HUA. Currently there are 46 students from Lao PRD and 16 students from Cambodia are studying at HUA.
International Student Exchange: The Future Farmers of Thailand
07/05/2014 06:04Under the cooperation program in education and training between the Vocational Education Bureau - the Ministry of Education, Thailand and Hanoi University of Agriculture (HUA), 5 Vietnamese representative students from the Faculties of Environment, Agronomy, Political and Social Sciences attended The Future Farmers of Thailandevent hosted by U-bon RatchathaniUniversity from 14 to 20 February 2014.
Implementation of the second phase of Profession Oriented Higher Education (POHE2)
07/05/2014 06:03In order to foster the implementation of the second phase of Profession Oriented Higher Education project (POHE2) coordinated by the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) in accordance with the Overall Development Scheme of Hanoi University of Agriculture (HUA) towards 2020, and HUA’s Strategic Plan 2007-2020, a meeting to discuss POHE2 implementation chaired by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vu Van Liet, Vice Rector, was held at HUA with the attendance of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dinh Van Chinh, Vice Rector for education and training, representatives from Faculties, Offices of Training Management, and International Cooperation. The meeting focused on solutions to improve the efficiency and the development of profession orientated education. To realize the POHE goals and suggested solutions, the HUA leaders requested all the faculties, relevant functional offices to strictly perform the followings:
23rd Review Workshop on "Student Scientific Research"
07/05/2014 05:58In the morning of 26 March 2014, Hanoi University of Agriculture organized the 23rd Review Workshop on Student Scientific Research. Representatives of the Rectorate Board, representative leaders of faculties and related offices, lecturers, staff and over 140 students attended the workshop. The workshop was divided into 02 sub-committees including (1) Agronomy, Biotechnology, Veterinary Medicine, Food Technology, Land Management and Environment, and (2) Socio-economics, Engineering and Information Technology .
Action Research in Agricultural Sciences Presentation Day.
07/05/2014 05:57On 25 March 2014 Action Research in Agricultural Sciences Presentation Day was hosted by Hanoi University of Agriculture (HUA) at the end of a course supported by Vietnam Education Foundation (VEF), USA. The event was honored to have the presence of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Xuan Trach, Vice Rector of HUA, Prof. Glenn M. Young, UC Davis, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Cary J. Trexler, UC Davis, the two instructors of the action research in agricultural sciences course, Dr. Nguyen Thi Thanh Phuong, country Directof of VEF, HUA lecturers, students and farmers from Dong Xuan Cooperative in Soc Son district, Hanoi.
Visit of International Development Programs Director, University of Western Australia (UWA)
07/05/2014 05:57On 24, March 2014 Dr. Annabel Turner - Director of International Development Programs, the University of Western Australia (UWA) visited and worked with Hanoi University of Agriculture (HUA) following her and UWA delegation’s official visit in November last year. Warmly receiving Dr. Annabel Turner were Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Xuan Trach, Vice Rector of HUA, representative leaders and staff of the Faculty of Economics and Rural Development, and the International Cooperation Office. At the meeting, both sides exchanged a signed MOU to pay the way for bilateral cooperation in research and education between the two universities
23rd Review Workshop on Student’s scientific research of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine 2014
07/05/2014 05:56On 19 March 2014, the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (FVM) held the 23rd Review Workshop on Student’s Scientific Research (SSR) at Hanoi University of Agriculture (HUA).Attending the workshop, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thi Lan, Vice Dean of FVM, emphasized the importance of SSR and expected that FVM students would keep their commitment and interest in SSR. Importantly, she praised great efforts by FMV lecturers and students for their hardship but very creative, and practical works.
Scientific Exchange Programs of United States Departments of Agriculture: Borlaug Fellowship Program and Cochran Fellowship Program
06/05/2014 10:08On March 13, 2014 Mr. Brian Guse, Director of Trade and Scientific Exchange Programs of United States Departments of Agriculture (USDA), Mr. Mark Dries, Counselor for Agricultural Affairs, Mr. Michael Ward, Attachéfor Agricultural Affairs, and Bùi Th? Huong, Senior Agricultural Specialist, Office of Agricultural Affairs, U.S. Embassy in Hanoi visited Hanoi University of Agriculture (HUA). On this occasion, Mr. Brian Guse briefly introduced Foreign Agricultural Service Trade, Borlaug Fellowship Program andCochran Fellowship Programto HUA lecturers, staff and students.
Full Genome Sequence of the Porcine Reproductive & Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) virus isolated in Vietnam
06/05/2014 02:09The Porcine Reproductive & Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS)- Blue ear virus with complicated and unpredictable occurrence has caused heavy economic losses to pig raising farmers. Promptly capturing urgent need to respond to it, the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Hanoi University of Agriculture (HUA) has been quickly engaging in monitoring, diagnosing, and investigating the evolution of the PRRS virus on pigs. Such timely commitment has great contribution to prevention and protection against PRRS.