On March 8, 2019, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Van Dien - Rector of Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry (TUAF)had a meeting with Prof. Ikuo Miyajima from Kyushu University, Japan. Attending the meeting, there were also the presences of Prof.Dr. Nguyen The Hung - Vice Rector for Research & International Affairs and Dr. Duong Van Thao - Deputy Head, Office of Research & International Affairs.
At the meeting, the parties discussed potential cooperation activities in training and research between TUAF and the Faculty of Agriculture as well as the Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Kyushu University. The parties also signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish the cooperation in the areas of faculty & student exchange, joint research project, exchange of academic information and publications and other academic exchanges t which both Parties agree. This MOU is valid for a period of five years (2019-2024).