• 12.11.2019

    Final examinations oriented to German Standard at LILAMA 2 has been acknowledged by German competent authority

    From August to November 2019, final examinations for 80 students of the pilot cooperative training classes in Metal Cutting–CNC, Construction Mechanics, Mechatronics, and Industrial Electronics was successfully implemented. The final examinations were organised by examination committees with members of LILAMA 2 and the partner companies ISHISEI, Thuan Hai, Sang Tao and Martech Boiler.
  • 11.11.2019

    LILAMA 2 Launches Final Examination for Trainees of the Cooperative Training Programme!

    The first batch technician trainees of the 3-years pilot cooperative training programmes (2016-2019) are being examined at LILAMA2 International Technology College in the time between September to November 2019.
  • 06.11.2019

    In-company trainer network is the foundation for a sound cooperation between the business and TVET sector

    On 30 October 2019, the Continuing Training Department of the Directorate of Vocational Education and Training cooperated with the Vietnamese German Programme Reform of TVET in Viet Nam to organise a consultative workshop on adaptation and application of the ASEAN standard for in-company trainer in the context of Vietnam’s TVET sector.
  • 31.10.2019

    BMZ's delegations visit LILAMA 2 on 31 October 2019

    On the 31st of October, LILAMA 2 welcomed a delegation of the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) together with implementation partners of the German-Vietnamese cooperation. During their field visit, the guests from Germany got a tour around the campus including the newly installed Industry 4 ...
  • 28.10.2019

    Piloting the assessment of high-quality colleges in 2019

    “The Prime Minister has signed Decision 1363/QĐ-TTg on approving the adjustments of the project “Development of high-quality colleges until 2025”. I would like to thank the Programme Reform of TVET in Viet Nam (GIZ) for your support and effective advice during the process of adjustment of the criteria and standards for high-quality colleges” – Ms ...
  • 16.10.2019

    Examiners of LILAMA 2 and partner companies are ready to conduct final examinations oriented on German standard

    31 VET teachers from LILAMA 2, An Giang, Long An and in-company trainers of partner companies in the cooperative training programme were trained by experts of the Handwerkskammer Erfurt (HWK), a competent authority for training and examination in Germany, to develop and implement final examinations oriented on German standard.
  • 14.10.2019

    Teachers and company technicians enhanced their competences in advanced technologies for the food processing industry

    The further training course “Closed Loop Control Technology in Mechatronics” took place from 08.10 – 18.10.2019 at LILAMA 2 International Technology College. Mr. Stefan Paschek, an expert in automation technology from Germany, conducted the 80h training for 10 TVET teachers from Lilama 2, An Giang and Long An as well as 02 in-company trainers of Thuan Hai, Martech.
  • 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 ...
  • 25.09.2019

    New publications out now

    A couple of new publications are now available and can be found linked below. For printed versions please do not hesitate to contact us via e-mail (   Viet Nam Vocational Education and Training Report 2017 Annual Report on the TVET system in Viet Nam Viet Nam Vocational ...
  • 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 ...
  • 10.09.2019

    Teachers from LILAMA 2 and Bac Ninh getting advanced with knowledge and skills in CNC and E-learning

    During the period from 20.08 to 05.09.2019 at LILAMA 2 International Technology College, German Expert – Mr. Hartmut Stein has conducted the further training in “Development and Implementation from cost- and marketing- effective CNC training projects using E-learning media and methods” for twelve teachers from LILAMA 2 and Bac Ninh College of Industry.
  • 06.09.2019

    WorldSkills 2019: Viet Nam achieved its best result ever

    After one week of intense and inspiring competitions across six skills sectors for 1,354 competitors from 63 countries and territories, WorldSkills Kazan 2019 came to an end on August 27th with a magical closing ceremony. WorldSkills 2019 marked the 7th time that Vietnam entered the Competition. This year the team achieved its best result ever with one silver medal in CNC Milling, and another 8 Medallions of Excellence ...
  • 19.08.2019

    Good luck at Worldskills 2019, Phuong!

    Last week the Ho Chi Minh City Vocational College of Technology II (HVCT) gave a cheerful send-off ceremony for Nguyen Thai Phuong, Wastewater Engineering Technician, and his trainer, Mr. Nguyen Xuan Thanh Nam as they leave for Kazan (Russia) to participate in the 45th WorldSkills Competition.  Organised every two years, WorldSkills Competitions set the standards of skills excellence for young people pursuing vocational education and training worldwide ...
  • 14.08.2019

    1st batch students of pilot classes at LILAMA 2 are ready for final examinations!

    The final examinations of the first pilot classes in occupations of Metal-Cutting CNC, Mechatronics, Construction Mechanics, and Industrial Electronics will be organised at LILAMA 2 International Technology College (LILAMA 2) in the next months. On 14 August 2019, with aims to support preparing upcoming tasks and the procedure information of the final examinations, all students of pilot classes were invited to the Brown Bag Lunch – Introduction of the final examinations at LILAMA 2.
  • 09.08.2019

    TVET Teachers qualified in advanced operating and maintaining conventional machine tools

    Sixteen metal cutting-CNC teachers enhanced their competence in the further training course “Manufacturing of Complex Work Pieces and Sub-Assemblies with Conventional Lathe and Milling Machines” from 06-17.08.2019 at LILAMA 2 International Technology College in Dong Nai.