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UFM opens new academic year of 2017 - 2018
  • Falling in line with the bustling atmosphere of the beginning of the new school year, on October 14, 1977, the University of Finance - Marketing solemnly celebrated its Opening Ceremony of the 2017 - 2018 school year at Hoa Binh Theater.

    UFM President, Dr. Hoang Duc Long beats the drum to start the new academic year.

  • Attending the ceremony were representatives from the Ministry of Finance, leaders of various sectors, organizations, businesses, sponsors, supporters, partners, central and local press agencies; the Party Committee, the University Management Board and all lecturers, officers, especially new students and students who are studying at the University of Finance - Marketing.

    Delegates at the ceremony
    UFM President speaks at the opening ceremony.

  • Speaking at the Opening Ceremony, Dr. Hoang Duc Long, Secretary of the Party Committee, UFM President praised the efforts of all the lecturers, staff and undergraduate and graduate students, PhD candidates for successfully accomplishing the tasks of the past school year. The President affirmed that in the new school year of 2017 - 2018, the University of Finance - Marketing will persevere with the objective of training quality, fair and healthy competition with all domestic and foreign institutions of higher education in attracting students through quality training, study environment, rigorous training and friendly and dedicated service attitude. He said that in order to continue to grow and ensure sustainable development, it is required that every teacher, every manager, every staff member uphold the spirit of responsibility, professional ethics, innovation in implementation of tasks. Each individual should not be self-satisfied but needs to constantly innovate and do better than what they have done well previously, especially after the merger of the University of Finance - Marketing and College of Finance - Customs. Together with his speech delivered at the opening ceremony was the drumroll resounding all over the stage signaling the start of a new school year - the school year of new progress and success for the whole UFM.

    Students ranking academic first and second title in 2017 receive scholarships from the university.
    Excellent students of 10 academic departments receive certificates of merit and rewards from the university.

  • The University has also awarded 57 talented scholarships to 8 students who won first and second title and 49 students who achieved high scores in the 2017 university entrance examination. Accordingly, in the 2017 enrollment, there were 2,485 university students and 3,211 college students during the first admissions. At the same time, the University also rewarded 16 students with excellent academic results and training in the 2016-2017 school year. Huynh Ngoc Bao Tran, a student of the Tourism Department, who ranked number one in the enrollment examination in 2017 with 26.7 scores represented nearly 6,000 new students to give a speech. Cong Minh, a student of the Commerce Department, who ranked number two with 25.6 scores received the school's traditional flag on behalf of all the newly admitted students with the promise that this year’s "K17" will follow the footsteps of the previous generation to build a stronger UFM.

    Huynh Ngoc Bao Tran, the first-ranking student in the university entrance in 2017 with 26.7 scores representing nearly 6000 new students gives a speech.
    The traditional UFM flag is passed on to new student generation.
    Representatives of UFM lecturers receive certificates of merit from Chairman of the People's Committee of Ninh Thuan province for their outstanding achievements in coordinating the organization of high school graduation examinations in 2017 in Ninh Thuan province.

  • Together with the bustling moments of the UFM singing and dancing team’s performances, came the silent moments when the story of Hoang Thi Trang, the main character of the “strength-giving for schooling” scholarships in 2017 was introduced to everyone as a special emphasizing point of the opening ceremony. The scholarships was given, the tears quietly fell down the cheeks when people attentively listened to the moving story of Trang’s life, which will certainly be the biggest motivation for Trang to strongly step forward on her path to the university.

    Significant moments of the 2017 “strength-giving for schooling” scholarships.
    Post Insurance Corporation (PTI) gives VND700 million funding to UFM Library.
    Businesses grant scholarships to UFM students with a total value of more than VND400 million.

  • Closing the ceremony came the festive activities, which were so bustling with the special appearance of two handsome male singers DUC PHUC’s and HOANG KI NAM’s sweet voice. Flashes, applauses, cheers have officially closed a successful Opening Ceremony more than expected, creating a good impression in the heart of the new K17 students in particular and the university in general.

    Majestic and professional performances of more than 100 students and alumni of UFM singing and dancing team.

    Source: UFM’s Vietnamese Website.