The influence of Eastern International University project


Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Education and Training Nguyen Thien Nhan highly appreciated the dedication, attention to investment in the development of education – training in general and human resources training in particular in Binh Duong Province of institutions, enterprises as well as individuals in the region.

The Deputy Prime Minister said that 27 existing industrial parks are a great advantage and convenience for Binh Duong to speed up its industrialization, leading to the changes in the economic structure and labor structure, however, creating a great challenge, demand for the supply of trained human resources, particularly highly – professional ones. Therefore, the promotion of human resource training to meet the development needs of the socio-economic development is an urgent task for not only Binh Duong but also the Southeastern region and the whole country.

The Deputy Prime Minister noted Becamex IDC would continue to make a specific plan, conduct strong investment in the formation and comprehensive development of the university, especially pay special attention to building up lecturer team, being sufficient in number, meeting the quality requirements, completing the advanced training programs, update and strengthen the efficiency of cooperation and international integration.

(Quoted from the speech by Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan at the groundbreaking ceremony of Eastern International University on August 13, 2009)

With very specific, practical activities above, Vietnam National University – HCMC has special concerns and commitments to supporting much more for the establishment of Eastern International University with the hope that the unit shall develop under the model of ” The University of Application – Profession” of multi-levels, multi-sectors, contributing to improving the quality of human resources to meet the needs of socio-economic development of the southeastern provinces and the southern key economic zone, meeting the expectations of the enterprises and fulfilling the mission assigned by the Party and State. After Eastern International University is approved for establishment, Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City will much concerns and regard Eastern International University as its special member under the specific agreement.

(Quoted from the speech by Vice Director of Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Duc Nghia at the groundbreaking ceremony of Eastern International University on August 13, 2009)

The investment in the construction of Eastern International University will create new opportunities for sustainable, continuous socio-economic development of Binh Duong. This project not only promotes the development, contributes to the stability, investment attraction but also changes the province’s new appearance, showing the knowledge economy-oriented vision and determination of Binh Duong. This is the responsibility of both Becamex IDC investor to Binh Duong and the province to the southern key economic zone.

On the occasion of the ceremony, on behalf of the investor, I commit to completing as scheduled, constructing the work with the proper quality as the bases for the Ministry of Education and Training to appraise and submit to the Government for the official decision on establishment hereof. As this is a big, modern university in the region, in order to meet the needs of technical human resources we would like to propose the Government, ministries and sectors to continue to create favorable conditions for the university to receive the technology- technique transfer from foreign countries, ODA, from which the unit continues to invest and work properly as oriented “application – practice.” I also do expect the leaders of province, departments, sectors, enterprises in Binh Duong to pay special attention to help the unit go into operation as soon as possible.

(Quoted from the speech by the leader of Becamex at the groundbreaking ceremony of Eastern International University on August 13, 2009)

“Therefore, in order to contribute to implementing the project of the Prime Minister on the training as needs of society, the training associated with economic development, especially industrial, highly-technological development with the modern management model, Becamex has invested in the construction of Eastern International University in international standards to supply high-quality human resources, lay foundation for the changes, improvement on productiob technology, help investors bravely invest in high-tech in production and business in Binh Duong Province”.

(Quoted from the speech by the leader of Becamex at the Information Festival held at Eastern International University on December 16, 2010)