Highlights

  • 11.10.2019

    “This training was very useful for my work and the successful planning and coordination of training activities by colleges in our city”

    Eleven leaders from relevant departments of the Directorate of Vocational Education and Training (DVET), Ho Chi Minh City Department of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (DoLISA Ho Chi Minh), and 9 Vocational Colleges have successfully completed the further training course on vocational education institution management and cooperation with enterprises in Germany from 17 to 27 September 2019 under the Bund Länder Programme “Capacity Development for Energy and Resource Efficiency: Hessen – Vietnam”
  • 04.10.2019

    Viet Nam Education Conference 2019: VET quality, policy framework and industry linkages are core issues

    Five years after the VET law came into effect in 2014, and three years after the VET system came under the state management of the Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) in 2016, new challenges and opportunities are calling on VET practitioners and law policy makers to analyse the status quo and figure out new directions for VET to live up to the country’s expectations of a highly skilled workforce ...
  • 02.10.2019

    Seeing TVET through the eyes of business

    In the last week of September twelve managers and officials responsible for cooperation with the business sector at GIZ-supported TVET institutes joined the three-days training course “Seeing through the Eyes of Business Sector” in Bangkok, Thailand. The workshop was organised by GIZ in collaboration with the Academy for International Cooperation (AIZ) ...
  • 02.10.2019

    “This is a realistic practical training course which helps us to improve our workshops.”

    In the second half of September, a training workshop on “Safety of Electrical Installation and Equipment” took place at the Nha Trang College of Technology. The training course aimed to enhance awareness for workshop management and to introduce a best practice example for a practical training workshop on industrial standards ...
  • 26.09.2019

    BIBB 2019 mission in Viet Nam

    Within the trilateral cooperation between the National Institute of Vocational Education and Training (NIVT), the German Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (BIBB) and GIZ, regular joint working missions are conducted in Viet Nam and Germany since 2010. These joint missions aim at exchanging latest updates in the field of vocational education and training (VET) and developing processes and products to enhance VET sector monitoring and quality in Viet Nam ...
  • 18.09.2019

    Further promotion of the successful cooperation between the Vietnamese and German Governments in the TVET sector

    During the government negotiations in May 2017 and the intergovernmental consultations in November 2018 the Vietnamese and German Governments confirmed their commitment for the continuation of the programme “Reform of TVET in Viet Nam” beyond the end of the current programme in August 2020.  In ...
  • 17.09.2019

    “There will be a huge demand for Sewage Engineering Technicians in the upcoming years.”

    After his great performance at the WorldSkills 2019 in Kazan (Russia), Phuong and his coach Nguyen Xuan Thanh Nam were warmly welcomed back in Ho Chi Minh City. "We are very proud of Phuong", says Dr Nguyen Thi Hang, Rector of HVCT, at the welcome ceremony. “His amazing results show that the training programme at HVCT provides technical skills up to a very high level that can compete with international standards ...