VIETNAM: Higher education management lagging
"To check if the schools are abiding by regulations on education management, the ministry inspects two every week and it will take three years to complete the task," Nhan said.
Despite the swelling number of institutions, the Ministry's management of the higher education system is yet to change. It takes charge of most matters without giving institutions proper rights to operate independently, or delegating supervisory tasks to local authorities, Deputy Minister of Education and Training Pham Vu Luan added.
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