Mr Nguyen Hong Minh and Ms Karen Lanyon

Australia supports the promotion of industry linkages with vocational education and training in Vietnam

On 14 December 2017, in Ho Chi Minh City, the Australian Government, through its Aus4Vietnam investment – Aus4Skills – launched the pilot Logistics Industry Reference Council to promote industry linkages with vocational education and training (VET) in partnership with the Government of Vietnam. This pilot council aims to draw on the example of Australia’s vocational education and training system and adapt it to Vietnam’s context with stronger engagement with the business community.




Ambassador Craig Chittick and Prof. Dr Nguyen Thi Que Anh presenting scholarships to postgraduate students

Australia supports postgraduate education on Human Rights Law in Vietnam

On 12 December 2017, the Australian Government launched its support for the School of Law of the Vietnam National University Hanoi, to improve the quality of the postgraduate program on Human Rights Law until 2020. This support, delivered through Aus4Skills - an Aus4Vietnam investment, aims to assist the School to become a leading institution in human rights education in Vietnam. Fourteen postgraduate scholarships were presented at the event.




Ms Hoang Dieu Thuy at graduation

An Australia Awards Alumna, a Tay ethnic minority person and the first Community-based Learning Centre in Vietnam

With gentle eyes, smiles lighting up her face, and a confident attitude, only a few people know that Hoang Dieu Thuy, a Tay ethnic minority person, was so persistent and enduring through her study time in Australia under an Australia Awards Scholarship.




Three awardees with disability Huynh Huu Canh Nguyen Thi Hai Yen v Nguyen Thuy Tien with Ms Karen Lanyon

52 Australia Awards Scholarship recipients set to depart for Australia

Fifty-two Australia Awards Scholarship recipients will soon leave Vietnam to join more than 500 Australia Awards awardees and 20,000 Vietnamese students for a world-class education in Australia. They will undertake postgraduate studies at an Australian university of their choice.




Ausie Alumni Reunion

Celebrating the achievements of Australian alumni and highlighting White Ribbon Day

On 25 November 2017, in Hanoi, more than 500 Australian alumni and their family members came together at the Aussie Alumni Reunion to celebrate their achievements and to highlight the White Ribbon Day. Those alumni are part of a dynamic network of nearly 60,000 alumni of Australian education in Vietnam. They represent a wealth of knowledge, expertise and influence and they are making valuable contributions to Vietnam’s development and strengthening linkages between Vietnam and Australia.



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