Mount Saint Vincent University Representative’s Visit to Tra Vinh University

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On October 10 & 11, 2012, Ms. Ute Fiedler, International Business Development Consultant of Mount Saint Vincent University, Canada (MSVU) visited Tra Vinh University (TVU). Dr. Pham Tiet Khanh, Rector of TVU, together with all the members of the Rector Board and Heads of related Departments welcomed her with open arms. This is her first time to Vietnam. Ms. Fiedler came to Tra Vinh City on October 10 and got a trip round TVU to see how TVU is growing. On October 11, Ms. Fiedler met with TVU representatives to discuss about the possibility of developing the collaboration activities between the two institutions.

Dr. Khanh said that it was a great pleasure for him as well as for all TVU staff and faculty members to meet with Ms. Fiedler and hoped she had a fruitful business trip to TVU. Ms. Fiedler thanked Dr. Khanh and TVU colleagues for their kind hospitality and sent the best regards from the President and Vice President of MSVU to Dr. Khanh and TVU Rector Board.

After a 3-hour discussion, Dr. Khanh and Ms. Fiedler signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) and the Articulation Agreement on Transfer Credit between TVU and MSVU. The signing ceremony was honorably witnessed by Mrs. Son Thi Anh Hong, Vice Chairwoman of the People’s Committee of Tra Vinh Province, all the Rector Board members, and Department Heads of TVU.

A commemorative photo

(From left to right: 5. Ms. Ute Fiedler; 6. Mrs. Son Thi Anh Hong

Both TVU and MSVU strongly believe that the Memorandum of Understanding and the Articulation Agreement on Transfer Credit will serve as a very good base for further collaboration activities between the two universities in the near future.

Dr. Pham Tiet Khanh and Ms. Ute Fiedler signed the MOU

Tieu Thuy–Huynh Sang