VNUHCM-International University held the opening ceremony of the academic year 2017-2018

On the morning of 14 September 2017, VNUHCM-International University (IU) held the opening ceremony of the academic year 2017-2018, at which welcomed more than 1600 freshmen coming from 50 cities and provinces nationwide.

Prof. Ho Thanh Phong offered scholarships to the freshmen

This is the academic year marks the first time students applying in IU were admitted through 4 different channels. Among them, 1169 freshmen enter IU after the National High School Graduation Exam, other 353 from the IU’s own SAT test, other 98 are admitted based on their outstanding international, national academic awards as well as others from schools for the gifted nationwide.

Prof. Ho Thanh Phong, Rector of IU had a welcome speech to the freshmen, as well as reminded the lecturers to continue the effort, complete the mission and instruct students the knowledge and skills which meet the requirements in the era of the Industry 4.0

At the ceremony, IU offered 157 scholarships, worth the total of VND19 billion, to promote freshmen with great scores in the last National High School Graduation Exam