National University of civil Engineering celebrate 60th years of training, 50th establishment anniversary, and receive the second First class Independence Medal.

On November 19th 2016, National University of civil Engineeringsolemnly held the anniversary of 60th years of training, 50thyears of establishment(1956 – 1966 – 2016) and the ceremony receiving First class Independence Medal for the second time.

The ceremony witnessed the presence of Mr. Trinh Dinh Dung - Member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party, Deputy Prime Minister; Ms. Ngo Thi Thanh Hang, Member of Party Central Committee, Standing Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee; Mc Pham Manh Hung – Member of Party Human Resources Committee, Deputy Minister of Education and Training; Mr Do DucDuy – Deputy Minister of Construction; Mr Nguyen The Hung – Member of Hanoi Party Central Committee, Vice President of Hanoi People’s Committee; Mr Vu Tuan Dung - Member of Hanoi Party Central Committee, General Secretary of Hanoi University and Colleges; Mr Huynh Thanh Dien – Vice President of Nghe An People’s Committee; Professor Dang Huu – Former Member of Party Central Committee, Former Minister of Science and Technology; Mr Nguyen ManhKiem – Former Member of Party Central Committee, Former Minister of Construction; Mr Nguyen Hong Quan - Former Member of Party Central Committee,Former Minister of Construction; along with representatives from Ministry of Transportation, Ministry of Home Affair, Ministry of Defense, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Ministry of Science and Technology; leaders of People’s Committee in all provinces, cities, locals; domestic and international universities; corporates, Unions and Associations;  partnership units and close friends. National, local, and special media and Press also came and covered the ceremony.

Congratulation flowers were sent to commemorate the Communist Party and States’ leaders: Mr. Mai Tien Dung -Member of Party Central Committee, Member of Governmental Party Human Resources Committee, Head of the Government Office; Mr. Truong QuangNghia - Member of Party Central Committee, Minister of Transportation; Mr. Pham Hong Ha - Member of Party Central Committee, Minister of Construction, Mr. Nguyen Xuan Anh – Member of Party Central Committee, Secretary of Danang Central Party; Mr. Nguyen Van Doc - Secretary of QuangNinh Central Party; Brigadier Nguyen Van Tuoi - Director General of the BarracksDepartment, General Departmentof Logistics, Ministry of Defense…

National University of Civil Engineering witnessed presences of: Associate Professor Ph.D. Pham DuyHoa – Secretary of Party, Rector of university; members of Communist Party and Administrators; Associate Professor Ph.D. Tran Van Tan – President of University Council; leaders in all units; former leaders; different generations of staffs, lecturers, and students of National University of Civil Engineering.

Associate Professor Ph.D. Pham DuyHoa – Secretary of Party, Rector of National University of Civil Engineering delivered a speech to commemorate the establishment and development process, along with all achievements that the university has been acquiring through 60 years of training and 50 years of foundation. Thanks to the attention of Communist Party in all levels and States, the help of all partnership units, both domestic and foreign ones, all generations of staffs and students, the University proudly stated that it overcame all difficulties, challenges. This effort fulfils the dream of being a high-quality training and educational resource, a leading center of science and technology in construction field, an important contribution to structure and defend for Fatherland. The number of staffs has been rising from 8 since the first day of Faculty of Construction in Hanoi University of Science and Technology – the predecessor ofof National University of Civil Engineering nowadays – to 945 staffs. Among that, there are 680 education staffs with 93.8% in total obtain bachelor degree. The education scale also moves up from 200 students up to 20.000 undergraduates and more than 2000 post-graduates. The number of faculty increases from 3 to 60 educational programs with wide range of multi-faculties and various levels. Some programs have been globally certified. Up to now, there are more than 60.000 engineers, architects, more than 5000 masters and doctors graduated from National University of Civil Engineering. Most of them become major technical staffs, great managers, model teachers, respected scientists; especially, some of them became senior leaders of Communist Party, State, and Government.

On this occasion, on behalf of all lecturers, staffs and students in university, Associate Professor Ph.D. Pham DuyHoa expressed his gratefulness to the first generation of lecturers, who set the firm foundation for the development of National University of Civil Engineering. Representing for all leaders of university, the Rector also gave a heartleft thanks to the attention, help and support from all units, departments, senior leaders, partners during developing process of National University of Civil Engineering.

Addressing a speech, Associate Professor Ph.D. Pham DuyHoa said “Looking back to the 50 years of establishing and developing path, we get more pride of all achievements that we have obtained, all contribution that previous generations have paid, and more confidence of today generation, who is and will be going to maintain the honourable tradition of National University of Civil Engineering.

Associate Professor Ph.D. Pham DuyHoaemphasized that in the increasingly board and deep integration context, the demand of high quality education is growing more and more considerably. Beside the advantages, the university has to face with enormous challenges. The university needs to identify the purpose, the solution and implementation schedule to reach the standard of research-oriented university. Simultaneously, he expresses a belief that the university will fully accomplish the plan and mission, overcoming all difficulties and challenges thank youfavorable conditions, the guidance of Party, State, and Government leaders, the support, cooperation and help of domestic and foreign organizations, along with the strong will, solidarity of all teachers and students generations.

Associate Professor Ph.D. Pham DuyHoa -Secretary of Party, Rector of National University of Civil Engineering delivering the speech.

With all significant achievements and contribution in education activities, scientific research and technology transferring, National University of Civil Engineeringhonorablyreceived the First Class Independence Medal from Party and State for the second time. Mr Nguyen Van Vui – Head of Department of Emulation and Reward, Ministry of Education and Training announced Decision of Giving Medal. On behalf of State and Government leaders, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung gave the First Class Independence Medal for National University of Civil Engineering.

 

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung gave the First Class Independence Medal for National University of Civil Engineering

At the ceremony, Ms Ngo Thi Thanh Hang – Member of Central Party Committee, Standing Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee gave the certifications and the commendation flag for Party of National University of Civil Engineering, praising their excellent and outstanding achievements in party building and high quality resources educational activities. Deputy Minister Pham Manh Hung on behalf of Minister of Education and Training presented a jewelry painting of Constellation of Literature pavilion (Khue Van Cac) to National University of Civil Engineering on the occasion of 60th years of training and 50th year establishment anniversary.

Hanoi central party presented the commendation flag for Party of National University of Civil Engineering, praising their excellent and outstanding achievements in party building and high quality resources educational activities.

Deputy Minister Pham Manh Hung on behalf of Minister of Education and Training presented a jewelry painting of Constellation of Literature pavilion (Khue Van Cac) to National University of Civil Engineering on the occasion of 60th years of training and 50th year establishment anniversary.

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung gave Third class Labor Medal to Mr. Ung Quoc Dung – former Secretary of University Party, former Vice Rector of National University of Civil Engineering (tenure 1999-2010) and Ph.D. Le Van Thanh – former Rector of National University of Civil Engineering (tenure 2009-2014)

Speaking at ceremony, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung expressed his thrill when paying a visit to old university, at the same time, recognized and highly evaluated the huge effort and all excellent achievement that lecturers and students of National University of Civil Engineering have gained through out 60 years of training and 50 years of establishment.

Answering the question of development direction of National University of Civil Engineering in upcoming phase, Deputy Prime Minister stressed that the 12th National Party Congress had defined the orientation for period 2016-2020 by continuously “promoting renovation in comprehensive and synchronous way; developing economic rapidly but sustainably; striving to make our country basically an industrial countries towards modernization”. In order to implement the national goals, it is required to overcome shortcomings and limitations, meanwhile, prioritize high quality human resources development, accelerate the application of science and technology in all areas, especially in construction investment.

Deputy Prime Minister highly appreciated the goals set up by University, in detail: “Training high quality human resources, conducting scientific research and advanced technology transferring in construction field with the aim of meeting the demand of national industrialization and modernization and international integration”. To achieve that goal, he emphasized several following ideas:

  • Firstly, the University has to concentrate on training high quality human resources to serve the national administration works on construction investment, implementing tasks and missions on this field.
  • Secondly, the University has to renovate management model, promote democracy in institution and approach modern standards of higher education center regionally and internationally.
  • Thirdly, focusing on enhancing training quality.
  • Fourthly, underlining the address-based training, satisfactorily prioritizing the training human resources at local sites, especially the remote area and ethnic minorities, in order to meet the demand in basic construction, as well as the urban developing and rural building administration in each commune.
  • Fifthly, continue investing to accomplish technical facilities served teaching and learning activities, simultaneously, continue improving teaching and learning equipment approaching new and modern technology.

 

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung gave congratulations and glorified the achievements that all generations of leaders, teachers, and students in university have obtained during 60 years of training and 50 years of establishment.

On behalf of leaders of the university, Associate Professor Ph.D. Pham DuyHoa thanked to and received the oriented ideas of Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung. He promised that he and all staffs, officers and students of National University of Civil Engineering will implement effectively all guidance of Deputy Prime Minister, gradually developing the University.

During the solemn ceremony, Mr. Dao Ngoc Thanh – Chairman of the Managing Board of Cotana Group, General Director of Ecopark, member of university council, former lecturer of Physics, former students in 11th school year in Faculty of Irrigation, who represented for all generation of staffs and students of National University of Civil Engineering made a speech reminding of unforgettable memories, then giving the heartfelt thanks to all lecturers, staffs and officers in the University. He expressed the wish that the university and society will facilitate for students – future experts – all the best so that they can overcome themselves to achieve success. As President of CSC Award foundation, which is annually given to students in National University of Civil Engineering, he promised to do his best for all student generations, for education of university and for a better society.

At the ceremony, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung and leaders of National University of Civil Engineering sent their gratefulness to 3 teachers, namely: Prof. Le Thac Can, Prof. Pham Sy Liem, and Prof Dang Huu – former Minister of Science and Technology. They were officers being nominated by State and Government to the University since 1956 in order to organize and implement the opening of the first course, when it still was the Faculty of Construction in Hanoi University of Science and Technology. They were the one who set the first brick to build strong foundation, writing the very first page of traditional history of University.

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung,Associate Professor Ph.D. Pham Duy Hoa – Rector of NUCE, Associate Professor Ph.D. Tran Van Tan – President of University Council; Associate Professor Ph.D. Ho Ngoc Khoa – President of Labor Union, MSc. Nguyen Van Si – Secretary of Ho Chi Minh Youth Union gave flowers and paid tribute to teachers.

The ceremony of 60th training and 50th establishment anniversary and receiving First Class Independence Medal for the second time was successfully conducted in great happiness of all staffs and students. This is an important milestone, strengthening the stance and boosting the confidence for National University of Civil Engineering to enter a new development period.

ICC Department