(TVU) – Over 20 years of development, Tra Vinh University’s position is constantly being improved in the domestic and international higher education system.
Imprints on the Digital Transformation of Education
Tra Vinh University has implemented digital transformation over the years. Some outstanding components can be mentioned as (1) Developing a smart university model; (2) Developing and using the LMS E-Learning website as a supporting tool for teaching; and (3) Digitizing references, learning materials, and endogenous documents associated with training programs. The transformation is applied to more than 20,000 students from undergraduate to graduate level. The school offers 51 undergraduate majors, 25 martyrs majors, 10 doctoral majors, and 05 Specialist level I. In addition, the pedagogical practice school, research and training institutions, etc. also provide a relatively complete training ecosystem for the region with a multidisciplinary, multi-level learning model, linking education levels towards lifelong learning, along with scientific research, technology transfer, and community service.
Tra Vinh University has won the Vietnam Digital Awards 2022 (VDA) in the category of Excellent Digital Transformation Enterprise and Business Unit.
Accordingly, the school was awarded the “Human Resources and Training Management System, Soft Skills Training Management System, and the Support System for the evaluation of training program output standards for training quality improvement.” This is a category awarded to businesses and non-business units in many fields that have successfully applied digital technology to change their management, production, business, and digital transformation models.
Dr. Nguyễn Minh Hòa, Rector of Tra Vinh University said: Digital transformation in education and training institutions is, nowadays, an inevitable trend. The application of information technology and digital transformation contributes to improving the quality of teaching and learning, promoting the efficiency and interaction of the database system, and digital data warehouse together with the intelligent management system, smart services, smart living and learning environment, helping schools analyze and evaluate data visually. The transformation also supports decision-making and optimizes business processes, helps store and evaluate work performance based on progress…
Generating inspiration and creativity
The school focuses on promoting training associated with scientific research, technology transfer, community service, and student entrepreneurship. The school has connected with more than 900 businesses to link potential trainee programs and training according to employers’ addresses, as well as expand the Co-op training program between schools and businesses – the particular training model of TVU.
According to Dr. Nguyễn Minh Hòa, the university continues to persist in its community-oriented goal of building a green, smart university, a place to sow new ideas in scientific research and start-up. TVU also aims to create a strong connection between students, schools, and businesses, a learning ecosystem – scientific research, technology transfer, community service, and social responsibility to continue to affirm the quality of training, contributing to the mission of “Bringing quality learning opportunities to community”. The overall creates a chain of core values ”Dedication – Transparency – Creativity – Hospitality” for the community.
Expanding cooperation and international enrollment
Tra Vinh University performs the task of international cooperation to turn Tra Vinh into an international gateway, assigned by Tra Vinh province’s leaders. The university has strengthened international relations and cooperation in education with partners from many countries.
As a highly appreciated unit for its quality and great potential for innovation and internal integration, Tra Vinh University is enlarging its training in the direction of a variety of languages such as English, Khmer, French, Japanese, Korean, Chinese… to expand international scholarship opportunities and job opportunities for graduates. The school is expanding international enrollment and is always improving the quality of training and international integration through education accreditation according to international standards such as AUN, FIBAA, and ABET…
The school expands cooperation with more than 90 international partners, institutes, and schools in many fields: training cooperation, student exchange, lecturer exchange, volunteers, and international experts. TVU cooperates in implementing grant projects, applied research, promoting projects related to short-term and long-term scholarship funding for lecturers and students, and developing Lab – an invention space for students. Currently, Tra Vinh University is a member of the CDIO organization – an organization that promotes the educational framework to improve the quality of university training in the international technical fields. The university is also the 151st member of the Canadian Association of Universities and Institutes (CICan).
Tra Vinh University spearheads the Mekong Delta with 13 programs that have achieved AUN-QA, FIBAA, and ABET quality standards including Agriculture, Aquaculture, Veterinary, Nursing, Khmer Language, Business Administration, Economics, Law, Accounting, Banking and Finance, Master of Business Administration, Master of Economic Management, and Information Technology.
TVU has been ranked by UI GreenMetric in the top 200 sustainable and environmentally friendly green universities for many years in a row. World’s Universities with Real Impacts (WURI) also announced that Tra Vinh University ranked 62 in the Top 100 of WURI Ranking 2022
By Thy Truong