Photo of the final Symposium

Australia partnering with Vietnam to advance women in leadership

The Symposium and Graduation Ceremony for the Australia Awards Short Course - Women in Leadership Journey – was held on 14th June in Hanoi.




A student from Vocational College of Machinery and Irrigation practising as a Forklift Operator 2

How to encourage logistic companies to consider employee training as an investment?

In the Vietnamese logistics industry, the job market demand has been increasing rapidly, displaying its thirst for skilled workers while VET providers can provide only a negligible number of workers due to difficulties in student recruitment and unqualified graduates.




Students were practising as Forklift Operators

An ideal system in vocational education and training for logistics sector’

Logistics jobs have been growing steadily in Vietnam and receiving investment by the Government. Located in the very centre of the industrial zones and business activities of the Ho Nai Industrial Zone, Trang Bom District, Dong Nai Province, the Vocational College of Machinery and Irrigation (VCMI) has distinct advantages in student enrolment and training for logistics jobs, ensuring high employability of their graduates.




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Logistics training and education in Ho Chi Minh City
Industry-led Vocational Education and Training Model

Aus4Skills Program, an Aus4Vietnam Investment by the Australian Government, aims to contribute to human resource development and skills development in Vietnam.




Dr Hoang Yen at the Cultural Event of Asian Australians 2015

A teacher, “a bright crescent moon”, realises her dream upon her return to Vietnam after her PhD degree in Australia

Dr Vo Thi Hoang Yen is founder cum director of the Disability Resources and Development (DRD), and a lecturer at the Ho Chi Minh City Open University. “How she can have seemingly endless time, energy and enthusiasm to work and contribute to the society?” is a common question raised in admiration by her friends, colleagues, and students. In an interview with Education and Times Newspaper, Hoang Yen shared her desire, plans, and expectations after completing a PhD program under an Australia Awards Scholarship.



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