In an announcement on August 28, the Hanoi Department of Education and Training listed 28 foreign-invested schools and 39 Vietnamese private schools teaching foreign programs.
On August 28, Hanoi Department of Education and Training has just announced the issues related to international schools.
After analyzing the current documents, the Hanoi Department of Education and Training said that the State’s documents did not have a definition of an international school; According to the parents’ understanding, international schools are teaching foreign programs or schools with foreign teachers.
According to the Department, the decision to allow the establishment did not include the word “international” that the school added by itself in accordance with the regulations, but “the school name did not say it all”.
As of August 2019, there are 14 preschools and 11 schools with 100% foreign capital registered to operate with Hanoi Department of Education and Training, there are 3 kindergartens with Vietnamese investment. and foreign.
Currently, there are a number of schools such as UNIS, Alexandre Yersin, HIS, Japan … established by the Ministry of Education and Training and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. provisions of Decree 86. Besides, there are two other types of schools in Hanoi.
One is the school invested with Vietnam but registered with international organizations to become a school that teaches an international program such as the Cambridge English baccalaureate program (A-level) or the international baccalaureate program IB (International Baccalaureate). These schools have been recognized and licensed by international organizations to become member schools in Vietnam, are allowed to conduct examinations at schools and issue international certificates, diplomas and certificates of international schools. It is interconnected between schools or recognized by at least one international educational institution, complies with regulations on enrollment and ensures the program is prescribed by the Ministry of Education and Training and Vietnamese students. follow this program.
Second, private schools that teach a number of subjects under foreign programs, teaching programs integrated with foreign programs, which are appraised and licensed by the Ministry of Education and Training.