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  • On 20/11/2016, the University of Finance - Marketing (UFM) solemnly celebrated the 40th anniversary of the traditional day and the 34th anniversary of the Vietnamese Teacher’s Day, 20/11/2016 at the Headquarters’ Hall , 2/4 Tran Xuan Soan, Tan Thuan Tay Ward, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City.

    Mr. Nguyen Huu Chi, Deputy-Minister of Finance, awards emulation banner and certificate of merit to UFM leaders

  • Attending the ceremony was the presence of the Ministry of Finance leadership, representatives of the Ministry of Education and Training, HCMC People's Committee,, central and local agencies and organizations, academia, universities, colleges and vocational centers in Ho Chi Minh City and localities, leaders of partnered businesses, international guests, formers leaders of UFM, retired faculty and officials, all current faculty, staff and representatives of generations of students who have studied at UFM.

    Scenes of the ceremony

  • In his opening speech to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the traditional day and the 34th anniversary of Vietnamese Teacher’s Day on November 20, 1616, Dr. Hoang Duc Long, UFM President and Secretary of the Party Committee, generalized the important events of the University of Finance - Marketing, and highlighted the outstanding achievements that UFM has achieved in its 40 years of establishment and development in the fields of education and training, scientific research, international cooperation, organizational structure, team building and investment in facilities development.
    UFM President, Dr. Hoang Duc Long gives opening speech
  • With consistent efforts to perseveringly strive for over the past 40 years, the collective lecturers, officials and employees of UFM have always fulfilled their assigned tasks. The university was honorably awarded by the Vietnamese President with the Third Labor Medal (1997), the Second Class Labor (2005), the First Class Labor (2009), the Third Class Independence Order (2011) and other noble awards such as the Government emulation flag, the Prime Minister's certificates of merit, the emulation flag of the State Commission for Pricing, the emulation flag of the Ministry of Finance, the traditional flag of the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City and many certificates of merit from ministries, branches, central organizations and localities. UFM Party Committee has been recognized for many years as a strong and immaculate party committee. UFM’s, Labor Union and Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union has for many consecutive years been awarded the title of "strong, excellent". In particular, the University is honored to be awarded the Third Class of Freedom Order by the President of the Lao People's Democratic Republic (LPDR) as the Lao State's recognition of UFM contribution to the training of high-quality human resources for LPDR in the building and consolidation of friendly relations between the two countries - the two brotherly peoples of Vietnam and Laos

    Individuals, groups receive the PM’s certificates of merit & emulation flag

  • Also at the ceremony, Mr. Nguyen Huu Chi, Member of the Party Committee, Vice Minister of Finance, on behalf of the Prime Minister, conferred the Government's Emulation Flag, the Ministry of Finance's Emulation Flag for the University of Finance – Marketing and Ms. Nguyen Thi Thu, Vice Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee presented the Certificate of Merit of the City People's Committee to UFM on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of UFM’s traditional day. Individuals of UFM were awarded the third class labor medal, the certificates of merit from the Prime Minister, the certificates of merit from the Minister of Finance and the certificates of merit from the Minister of Education and Training.
  • These are the noble awards that bring honor to the university and are the recognition of the Party and State for the great contributions of many generations of faculty, staff and students throughout 40 years of building and development.

    UFM leaders give flowers and tokens to retired officials
    Some photos of teams and individuals receiving certificates of merit

  • At the anniversary ceremony, on behalf of UFM, the President expressed his thanks to the leaders of the Party, the State, the leaders of the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Education and Training, the municipal Party Committee and the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, Labor Confederation, Ho Chi Minh City Youth Union, Party Committees of colleges and universities, universities, academies, colleges, agencies and enterprises for their support, guidance, sharing and encouraging the university throughout the past 40 years.
    UFM leaders give flowers and tokens to retired officials

    Mr. Nguyen Huu Chi, Vice-Minister of Finance, speaks at the ceremony

  • In his speech of congratulations at the anniversary, the leader of the Ministry of Finance affirmed: "It can be seen through 40 years of formation and development, the, University of Finance - Marketing has made fundamental and strong changes in quality and efficiency in its educational missions; better met the learning needs of the society in general and the financial sector in particular; comprehensively developed and brought into full play the potentials and creativity of each individual in accordance with the objective development law, scientific and technological advances and obtained outstanding achievements in many domains. Especially, the University of Finance - Marketing has an increasingly higher position in the education system in the South."
  • The Ministry of Finance leadership is confident that with the 40-year tradition together with the achievements, the University of Finance and Marketing will definitely have a bigger and bigger development in the coming time, especially striving for reaching the rank of being one of the 200 advanced universities of Southeast Asia by 2030.

    Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Xuan Que, UFM former president, writes down his remarks in visitors’ book

  • The ceremony was conducted in the warm atmosphere with a thoughtful and closely designed program. In addition, UFM also organized an open exhibition with prominent images throughout the past 40 years in various fields, from training to organizational activities.

    UFM students’ dancing performances at the ceremony

  • With a full 40 years of operation, the University of Finance - Marketing is always a part of pride for those who ever put on UFM outfit and brand. The 40 year milestone will begin a new chapter, opening the springs with new flowers, but also presenting a lot of new challenges and tasks for UFM to catch up the breath of life, of the present economy and education. The hymn of pride has echoed, and now it is time for the students of UFM to continue writing further chapters for the history of UFM.
  • Source: UFM’s Vietnamese Website