Colleges and universities will be allowed to enrol students using their own criteria instead of simply using the high school graduation examination’s results as before.
A Mong ethnic minority student living in the northern mountainous province of Hà Giang has built a shack on the side of a mountain and connected to 4G so he could take online lessons organised by the National Academy of Public Administration.
Schools in localities across Việt Nam will extend closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Students from kindergarten to high school in Hà Nội's public schools will not return to school until after March 8, chairman of the city’s People’s Committee Nguyễn Đức Chung has said.
As of February 14, 41 provinces and cities had planned to reopen on Monday following the Ministry of Education and Training’s statement that provinces and cities where COVID-19 has not appeared could open after two weeks off.
The standard for university admissions should be raised to ensure higher quality of training, said Phùng Xuân Nhạ, Minister of Education and Training.