VIETNAM: Higher education cooperation deal with US

Vietnam's Ministry of Education and Training and the US Embassy in Hanoi on 30 September signed an agreement to cooperate in education, the radio station VOVNews reports. Under the agreement, both parties will step up cooperation through a training programme between Vietnamese and US colleges and universities before establishing a Vietnam-US University in Vietnam.

The US will provide more scholarships for Vietnamese students to do a doctorate or a masters at renowned American universities. From now until 2020, the US will also work with Vietnamese partners to train 2,500 lecturers with doctorate degrees.
Full report on the VOVNews site