Thang Long University officially opened Finance – Banking Practice Center

Hanoi, 29 Oct 2018 – Thang Long University held the official opening ceremony of Banking – Finance Practice Center, including the simulator stock exchange and bank. There attended Mr. Truong Ngoc Kim, Vice chairman of the Board of trustee of Thang Long University, Dr.Phan Huy Phu, Rector, Prof.Dr. Nguyen Khac Minh, Dean of Economics and Management faculty, lecturers and students. Besides, there were the presences of representatives from corporate partners, including Aliofiot, Viet Victory, Fast Capital, Sacombank and SHB.

The practice center is built to international standards. It is where students of Economics and Management practice securities and banking operations and a lab for suporting experts to work and conduct research. Equipped with modern facilities and a professional working environment of real enterprises, the center is expected to provide students with practical knowledge and skills, nurturing students’ confidence when they enter the labor market. The official operation of the center reconfirms TLU’s commitment in building a modern and high-quality environment for students and teachers.

BICUIT| Business idea competition using information technology the 1st – 2018

On October 6th 2018, The final round of 1st BICUIT – “Business idea competition using information technology”, 2018 by Mathematics and Informatics Department, Thang Long University organized was a huge success.

The goal of the competition is creating a playground for students who want to build their business idea. With each of their idea, they had to create all the plans to execute it.

The competition started at August 25th 2018, after 2 rounds, 7 teams had made their ways to the final. Their presentations were all excellent. They made the audiences surprised and got high remarks from the judges. Not only that, all teams could easily answer and protected their business ideas.

Witnessing the competition, Mr. Vu Do Quynh – Vice Rector of Thang Long University had given his thought to all the team about how to presenting and start-up. He appreciated their efforts when creating business ideas and he wished that they could bring these ideas into real life and make Thang Long University proud.

Final round of BICUIT| Business idea competition using information technology the 1st – 2018 successes, gave students good impression|

The awards:

  • 1st: THAM team
  • 2nd: TLU_ObjectDetection
  • 3rd: Growupkids
  • 4th: UP, ME
  • Consolation prize: Vĩ Cường, Perfect Knouckout

AUF provides funding for improving the employability of TLU students

The French speaking universities’s Association (Agence universitaire de la Francophonie or AUF) has launched a call for projects aiming to increase the dialog between universities and enterprises among its members in the Asia-Pacific region.  This is the first time that AUF is accompanying its member institutions, allowing them to set-up mechanisms aiming at improving the employability of graduated students. The call for project (in French) which was closed since November 5th, 2017 can be consulted here.

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International Conference “University – Enterprise Cooperation: Trends and Challenges” The University of Danang 06-07, October 2017

Continuing the successful training workshops in the framework of the Hub4Growth project, the conference aimed to bring together participants from academia, business, and other stakeholders who are interested in the interplay between education and economic development to develop solutions for new challenges in university-business cooperation between Asian universities.

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WEF 2016’s report on the future of jobs

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has produced a report titled “The future of jobs” in January 2016 which emphasizes the evolution in the labor market following the so-called Fourth Industrial revolution.  In its introduction to this report WEF wrote:

The Fourth Industrial Revolution, which includes developments in previously disjointed fields such as artificial intelligence and machine-learning, robotics, nanotechnology, 3-D printing, and genetics and biotechnology, will cause widespread disruption not only to business models but also to labour markets over the next five years, with enormous change predicted in the skill sets needed to thrive in the new landscape.

Access the report.