Education
11 Vietnamese universities ranked among top Asia
  • By Hong Hanh | dtinews.vn | November 26, 2020 09:24 PM
Eleven Vietnamese universities have been named among Asia’s best 634 universities by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) in 2021.

According to the QS Asia University Rankings 2021, the list comprises Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCM), the Vietnam National University - Hanoi, Ton Duc Thang University in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Duy Tan University in Da Nang City, Hue University in Thua Thien - Hue Province in the Central region, Da Nang University, Can Tho University, Hanoi Pedagogy University, the Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City and the University of Economy in Ho Chi Minh City.

  

The Vietnamese universities in the the QS Asia University Rankings 2021


Vietnam has seen three additional universities in QS Asia University Rankings 2021 against the last rankings, namely Hanoi Pedagogy University, the Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City and the University of Economy in Ho Chi Minh City.

To date, around 4.64% out of Vietnam’s total 237 universities named in the QS Asia University Rankings.

However, among the 11 universities, many have slipped against the 2020 rankings. For instance, Vietnam National University - Ho Chi Minh City has dropped 15 levels to the 158th from the 143rd and the Vietnam National University - Hanoi fell to the 160th from 147th.

Meanwhile, some others have secured better positions against the 2020 rankings, including Ton Duc Thang University and Hue University and Danang University.

Ton Duc Thang University has made a great breakthrough to be placed at the 163rd in the 2021 rankings, up 44 levels against 2020's rankings.

The QS Asia University Rankings are based on 11 criteria, including academic reputation (30%), employer reputation (20%), faculty/student ratio (10%), international research network (10%), citations per paper and papers per faculty (10%), staff with PhD degrees (5%) and proportion of international students (2.5%).

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