On December 12th, Hue University of Sciences (HUSC) hosted a reception for the College of Natural Sciences (CNS), Korea.
Attending the meeting was the presence of Prof. Jin Han Park – Dean of CNS, Prof. Hak Jun Kim – Vice Dean; Mr. Jong Young Jeoung – Administrator. The representatives of HUSC included Assoc. Prof. Vo Thanh Tung – Vice Rector, Dr. Nguyen Truong Tho – Head of the Office for Science – Technology & International Relations, Dr. Hoang Thai Long – Dean of the Faculty of Chemistry, Dr. Nguyen Hoang Son – Vice Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Dr. Nguyen Minh Tri – Vice Dean of the Faculty of Biology.
Pukyung National University, Korea was established in 1996 based on two universities, the National Fisheries University of Busan and Busan National University of Technology. PKNU, Korea is one of two largest universities in South Korea and takes the lead in the fields of engineering and technology. At present, there are over 40 Vietnamese students studying at PKNU.
At the meeting, the representatives of PKNU introduced the specific information about CNS – PKNU, Korea. The college now consists of 07 departments: Department of Applied Mathematics, Department of Statistics, Department of Physics, Department of Chemistry, Department of Microbiology, Department of Aquatic Sports, Department of Nursing, Graduate School of Education and Basic Science Research Center.
At the meeting, both sides discussed the research cooperation between two universities. In February 2017, PKNU’s delegation including over 40 professors will visit and work with HUSC. This occasion will be an opportunity for both sides to propose and introduce the trend of research related to fields in mutual interests.
After the meeting, professors visted the offices and labs of HUSC.
Assoc. Prof. Vo Thanh Tung gave the souvenir gift