July 27,2012—Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry (TUAF) signed record of cooperation with Vietnamese Community Knowledge joint Stock Company (VICKO) in terms of training and developing soft skills for TUAF’s students. Dr. Tran Van Dien - Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee, the Principal; Assoc Pro, Dr. Tran Hue Vien – Vice Principal and the leaderships of Faculty of Basic Science took part in the ceremony.
The Thai Nguyen University held a graduation ceremony and awarded diplomas to 133 students in Master of Business Administration (MBA) last July 6, 2012 at the TNU Learning Resource Center. The said program was a link between the Thai Nguyen University and Southern Luzon State University, Philippines (classes MBA6A, MBA6B, MBA7A and MBA7B).
The seminar on “dispelling the mist – What you need to know about genetically modified food and agriculture” was cooperatively organized by the Researching Center of Gender-Family-Environment (CGFED) and The Center of Sustainable Rural Developing (SRD) on August 16th 2012 at the Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry.
On September, 2012 the Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry (TUAF) held a course ending ceremony and a formal graduate degree in the field of Environmental Science, Land management, Agricultural Technical Pedagogy, Forestry, Agroforestry and Forest resource management.
On 21st September 2012, the Graduate school organized a seminar namely Hi-tech Agriculture in the World and in Vietnam at Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry (TUAF). All contents of the seminar were presented by Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Van Bo, director of Vietnam Academy of Agriculture Science.
Belgian Bilateral Scholarships, funded by the Belgian Government through the Directorate General for Development Cooperation (DGD) within the Public Federal Service Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, enable young professionals from Vietnam to pursue Master studies in Belgium and gain new expertise for the benefit of Vietnam.
The Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry warmly welcomed professors from Seoul National University of Korea last December 2, 2011. The main objective of the working visit was to implement exchange educational programs between the two universities. The Korean delegation was headed by Professor Suk Ha Hee while TUAF was represented by its very own University Rector, Dr.Tran Van Dien together with the office staffs and students from the Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Technology, Faculty of Agronomy and the Office of Science and International Affairs.
On morning March 9, 2012, University of Agriculture and Forestry warmly welcomed Mrs. Helen from Keele University,- United Kingdom to work with the school. Through the meeting, the two universities have agreed to sign a memorandum cooperation on the following areas:
On April annually, the atmosphere of spring diffuses in each class of Lao students studying in Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry. In April, when the withered branches of Doc Khun trees across Laos start start sprouting buds as signal to Lao new year
In the framework of growing sweet sorghum project between TUAF and Japanese Earthnote company and Daiwa Institute of Research , the Japanese partners came to Vietnam for working ;rom 4 to April 15 in 2012. During time in Vietnam, Japanese partners had a meeting with TUAF’s leaders to discuss about the difficulties and advantages in organizing of producing sweet sorghum at local areas.