On the morning of 18/9/2017, Thu Dau Mot University celebrated the opening ceremony of the new school year 2017-2018. The event marked the beginning of the long way to conquer knowledge of the School officers-lecturers-students in the new period. Especially, at the University enrollment of 2017, there were 3,850 new students, who were admitted and entered at 28 University main majors of the School.

To attend and cheer with Thu Dau Mot University, we had Mr. Nguyen Minh Duc-Former Secretary of Song Be Committee of the Party-Binh Duong, Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh-Deputy President of Provincial People’s Council, Mr. Dang Minh Hung- Deputy President of Provincial People’s Committee, with the leaders of organizations, departments, and unions in the Province. The representative of National University of HCM City-Dr. Nguyen Duc Nghia-Deputy Director of National University with the leadership of the universities, the Southern institutes attended and congratulated the beginning event of the new school year.

On behalf of the School leadership, Dr. Ngo Hong Diep – Vice Rector presented the opening speech. The speech highlighted the activities and achievements of the School in the fields of raising the education quality, standardizing the staff of officers-lecturers, totally reviewing and innovating the basic of the School’s training program from the undergraduate to postgraduate, completing the output standard of 28 academic majors, 09 postgraduate training majors; strongly and deeply deploying the scientific research programs; promoting and diversifying to increase the effectiveness of the international cooperation activities, ... In particular, the University completed the inspection of educational quality program and achieved the result according to the external standard of the Ministry of Education and Training. Inherited the achievements of the previous academic years, the speech affirmed that the School year 2017-2018 also had a special position: this was the school year that was deployed and implemented the plan of School development strategy, stage 2017-2020, vision 2030, deployed and operated the School apparatus, the operation contents according to the auditing standards, national standards, the AUN-QA standards, the QS. STAR standards. Followed closely the Strategic alignment phase of 2017-2020, the political missions of the Province, Dr. Ngo Hong Diep suggested the leadership of the School units actively built the unit's work plans, science implementation to achieve the best results. The staff of officers-lecturers-students enhanced the sense of responsibility, solidarity, made specialist tasks well to create the proud general achievement for themselves as well as the School.

In the solemn atmosphere of the ceremony, Mr. Dang Minh Hung-Deputy President of the Provincial People's Committee warmly praised the efforts and achievements of the staff of officers-lecturers-students; He agreed and welcomed the strategic orientations of the School in the new academic year. Step into the year 2017-2018, Mr. Dang Minh Hung believed, the School would promote the advantages of internal resources, sense of responsibility and good traditions, strived to build the school, constantly innovated and developed, reached more accomplishments in the career of “growing people”. With the help of the Government and the people, Binh Duong Province is becoming a knowledge, civilized and prosperous urban.

Represented for 3,850 new students, the Best student of Faculty of English Language-Nguyen Duc Anh Tai made the rite of receiving the traditional flag, and promised to promote a spirit of academic, seriously make scientific labor, research, contribute to the growing of the School’s development to be worthy to the position of a key university in the Province and in the whole country.

On this occasion, the President of the Provincial People's Committee signed the decision to award merits to 5 students who had outstanding achievements in the National Olympiad of Physics, time XX, and National Olympiad of Marxist Science-Le Nin and Ho Chi Minh ideology, times 2, 2017. In addition, in order to motivate and note the students, who got high achievements in the enrollment 2017, the Rector decided to reward for 28 students, who achieved the title of the Best student of all the majors and the comprehensive good students who were selected directly to the School.

In the school year 2017-2018, the School will focus on implementing some following main tasks:

1. Implement CDIO teaching method and positive harmony; follow the national standard, AUN standard to meet the needs of the labor market and industrial revolution 4.0.

2. Continue to focus on the goal of scientific research: South East-The key southern Economic Zone, smart city, urban agriculture and developing the quality of education. Create the environment to attract the participation of the officers, students, scientists in and outside the School. Transfer the research results to serve the social life.

3. Collaboration with foreign universities student organization under the thematic for students, high school students; organizing seminars and scientific research activities to gradually integrate into the International University environment.

4. Consolidate the organizations, work forces and innovate the operation mechanism to meet the requirements of self-control, responsibility. Deploy and operate the apparatus, the operation contents according to the auditing, national, AUN, QS. STAR standards.

5. Ensure the facilities can meet the requirements of School’s development.

6. Launch and implement effectively the movement and construction of the culture of Thu Dau Mot University.

Music performances to welcome the Opening Ceremony of the New school year

On behalf of the School leadership, Dr. Ngo Hong Diep – Vice Rector presented the opening speech.

Mr. Dang Minh Hung-Deputy President of the Provincial People's Committee, warmly praised the efforts and achievements of the staff of officers-lecturers-students; He also agreed and welcomed the strategic orientations of the School in the new academic year.

On behalf of Provincial of Party Committee-People’s Council-People’s Committee-Viet Nam Fatherland Front Committee, Mr. Dang Minh Hung gave a flower basket to congratulate the School.

Dr. Nguyen Duc Nghia-Assoc.Prof of HCM National University gave a flower basket to congratulate the School.

The rite of awarding the traditional flag

Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh awarded merits to 5 students who had outstanding achievements in the National Olympiad of Physics, time XX, and National Olympiad of Marxist Science-Le Nin and Ho Chi Minh ideology, times 2 , in 2017

The School leadership praised 28 new students who got the Best student title of each major and the comprehensive good students who were selected directly to the School.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hiep-Rector of the School drummed to start the new school year 2017-2018

Became a meaningful traditional activity, annually, before stepping into the new school year, the teachers and the students of Thu Dau Mot University came back to offer flower and  burn incense at the Provincial Martyrs' Cemetery to commemorate the great graces of the heroic martyrs, who sacrificed for independence of the country.

 

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