Nha Trang University celebrates 55th anniversary

Monday, 06/10/2014, 19:21 [GMT+7]

Nha Trang University celebrates 55th anniversary

Nha Trang University (NTU) has held a ceremony to celebrate its 55th anniversary (October 2, 1959-2014) and open a new school year 2014-2018. Present at the event was Le Thanh Quang, Central Party Committee Member, Khanh Hoa Provincial Party Committee Secretary, Chairman of the Provincial People’s Council.

Le Thanh Quang grants the PM’s certificate of merit to Phan Thanh Liem, Vice-Rector of Nha Trang University.


After 55 years of construction and development, NTU has 12 departments and institutes, providing education and training at undergraduate and postgraduate levels with nearly 40,000 engineers, bachelors, and thousands of MAs and PhDs.

In the school year 2014 – 2015, NTU has nearly 4,000 newcomers, raising its students to about 15,000. The university has become a center for scientific and technological application in fisheries and aquaculture.

On this occasion, Phan Thanh Liem, Vice-Rector of Nha Trang University was granted the Prime Minister’s certificate of merit for his excellent achievements in education and training from the school year 2008 – 2009 to 2012 – 2013.

Besides, 7 excellent lecturers and students in the school year 2013 – 2014 were awarded. The highest-grade achievers in the entrance exam and disadvantaged students received scholarships worth over VND100 million in total.