In the morning of August 28th, 2018, At room 5 K1Building, School of International Education (SIE), Thuyloi University (TLU) organized successfully a welcoming programme for about 40 freshmen in Advanced program (AP), leaving many impressions in the hearts of everyone.
It was honoured to have: Prof. Dr. Nguyen Trung Viet – Vice Rector of TLU; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Tung Phong - Deputy Director of Vietnam Academy of Water Resources (VAWR) cum Director of INSTITUTE FOR WATER AND ENVIRONMENT (IWE); Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Mai Dang - Director of SIE; MSc. Nguyen Hong Anh - Deputy Head of English Department; along with English lecturers and academic advisors of SIE; Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union of the SIE; Foreign students from Thailand, Cambodia, Laos; alumni and all the freshmen in AP in the programme.
The program started with some exciting performances.
Performance from one student in AP
At the meeting, the new students have been answered a lot of questions about the curriculum, learning methods, training programmes, activities for students, tips to get scholarship and, especially, the opportunity to study abroad as well as job opportunities in Japan, Korea, USA, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand ... through short Questions and Answers session and heartfelt speeches from Prof. Dr. Nguyen Trung Viet – Vice Rector of TLU; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Tung Phong - Deputy Director of Vietnam Academy of Water Resources (VAWR) cum Director of Institute For Water And Environment (IWE); Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Mai Dang - Director of SIE; or experience-sharing session from alumni. Moreover, the freshmen can also learn more from the experience of the alumni, who have had a lot of experience in searching and receiving scholarships in various countries around the world. They can also talk and listen to the feelings of Thai students while they are studying at AP-TLU under the exchange program of Southeast Asian students (AIMS program).
Prof. Dr. Nguyen Trung Viet – Vice Rector of TLU gave a speech to welcome all new students.
Prof. Dr. Nguyen Tung Phong - Deputy Director of VAWR talked to students about domestic and foreign employment opportunities.
Prof. Dr. Nguyen Mai Dang - Director of SIE introduced the scholarships and opportunities to study abroad.
DR. Vu Thi Thu Thuy - Advanced Program Coordinator introduced the training program.
Mr. Nguyen Thanh An - Director Assistant of FECON Company, alumni of 50NK class shared about work experience after graduation.
Mr. Nguyen Dong Thai - Alumni of class 55CNK1 has successfully completed the 2 + 2 program at partner school - University of Arkansas, USA
Ms. Pham Thanh Lan, 55NKN alumni, shared her experiences about exchange programs in Japan; she has just received a full scholarship to study for a master's degree in Italy.
Representatives of Thai students expressed their feelings after finishing one semester at TLU.
At the end of the ceremony, Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Mai Dang, as well as all the English lecturers of SIE expressed their beliefs and expectations in the future generation, especially, the head teachers of Class 60-AP to promote the SIE’s traditions.
Hopefully, after the welcoming ceremony today, all the freshmen will have the motivation to take firm steps on the way to conquer the future, to build and develop SIE and AP of TLU.
Writer: Nguyen Thi Khanh Linh (59NK)