Tra Vinh is one of the developing provinces in Mekong River Delta with the population of more than 1 million in which ethnic minor group (Khmer people accounts for 30% of the province’s population). 

Tra Vinh University (TVU) is the only university in Tra Vinh province located in the Mekong Delta, which was approved to take the educational and training mission on the young and well-trained workforce of potential human resources for the development goals of the whole Tra Vinh province as well as Vietnamese Mekong Delta area. 

In 2006, TVU was developed to university from Tra Vinh Community College that was established in 2001 under the framework of the Vietnam-Canada Community College Project (VCCCP) funded by the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA). The VCCCP was able to successfully adapt the Canadian community college model in a Vietnamese context under the leadership of Dr. Pham Tiet Khanh, Rector of Tra Vinh University and President of the Vietnam Association of Community Colleges (VACC). Tra Vinh University is also the only foreign member of College and University of Canada (CiCan).

Tra Vinh University is composed of various schools, departments, offices, and centres that are distributed on four campuses. Only Campus I, its total land area is 40 hectares with new facilities and equipment for teaching, learning and researching. The university has more than 900 staff/faculty and about 25,000 students, and 43 units in which there are 12 Schools being responsible for training in fields: Nano Technology; Southern Khmer Language, Culture and Arts; Medicine-Pharmacy-Odonto-stomatology; Agri-aquaculture; Engineering and Technology; Economics-Law; Foreign Languages;  Office Administration-Vietnamese Studies and Pedagogy. Tra Vinh University has accredited for education quality assurance both domestic and international  National Education Accreditation,  FIBAA (*) for 04 programs in Economics and Business Administration, AUN-QA (**) for 03 programs in Aqua-Agriculture.


126 Nguyen Thien Thanh – Ward 5, Tra Vinh city, Tra Vinh province

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