The 2020 national high school exam is scheduled to be held across the country on August 9 and 10.
Online teaching will be recognised as a formal method, in parallel with teaching in schools, said Phùng Xuân Nhạ, Minister of Education and Training.
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.