Last November, International School, Vietnam National University, Hanoi signed a cooperation agreement on student exchange with Aix-Marseille University, France.
From 2022, students who have completed 15 credits of the following Master’s Degree programs will have the opportunity to transfer to France for one semester or one academic year: International Business, Financial Management (with degrees awarded by VNU); International Banking, Finance and Insurance, Marketing Studies and Actions (in collaboration with Nantes University, France); Business Administration, Information Management (in collaboration with Lunghwa University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, China). Besides, students at Aix-Marseille University who have completed the first semester of the program may also transfer to VNU-IS to continue their study.
The cooperation agreement is absolutely great news to the students from both institutions in general, as well as the International School in particular. Transferring to Aix-Marseille University will give students the opportunity to learn in a global education environment, experience international culture, foster language skills, and create new relationships that would be beneficial in the future. For the International School, welcoming Aix-Marseille students will facilitate the academic and cultural exchange between VNU-IS students and their international peers. The cooperation agreement has declared firmly the high international standard of the training programs offered by VNU-IS (including undergraduate and graduate programs), with the aim of educating global citizens with great integrating skills both domestically and internationally.
Aix-Marseille University, France.
International School implements various training programs of different majors such as economics, finance – accounting, business, management, technology – engineering, data analytics, hospitality management, etc. all delivered in English at undergraduate and graduate level. The School is one of the first institutions within VNU to implement multiple distinctive training models such as: joint training programs with degree awarded by VNU; high-quality programs with specific characteristics that are delivered entirely in English; dual degree programs with foreign partners, etc.
Furthermore, the annually increasing number of students at the International School has reflected the high appraisal of society on the School’s training programs. Many prestigious universities in Australia, the U.K, and the U.S.A, etc; reputable worldwide organizations (CPA, ACCA); as well as domestic and international employers all have positive judgment about the training quality besides graduates from the School. There are many globally distinguished universities that recognize the credit transfer programs and grant numerous valuable scholarships to students at the International School.
Aix-Marseille is one of the top public research universities in Southern France. The university from Marseille is also known for attracting a large number of lectures and students despite not having a long history. Being a multiple major public university, Aix-Marseille provides numerous options for its students, including Arts, Humanism, Languages, Laws, Economics, Management, Science & Technology, Sports, Social & Humanism, Medical, Pharmacy, Odontology, etc. According to the rankings by Times Higher Education, Aix-Marseille University is ranked in the top 101-150 worldwide universities; top 301-350 universities in the world by the Shanghai rankings.