On the agenda of the journey of visiting and working with Swansea University (United Kingdom), Assoc. Prof. Vo Van Thang - Rector of An Giang University - had a formal discussion about the content of cooperation between An Giang University and Swansea University.
Welcoming An Giang University’s representatives were Assoc. Prof. Terry Filer - Dean of the Faculty of Accounting and Finance (also Vice Head of the Department of International Cooperation, Swansea University), Prof. Dr. Perumal Nithiarasu - President of Research (also Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Leadership Science), PhD. Saphia Akbari - Curriculum Manager of the Faculty of Accounting and Finance, and Dr. Adam Jones - Curriculum Manager of the Faculty of Engineering.
The two sides discussed and agreed on the contents with the aim of proceeding to officially sign the cooperation agreement including:  developing 3+1 curriculum of two disciplines of Accounting and Finance and Information Technology;  exchanging lecturers and designing short-term curricula for students and lecturers: sending lecturers of Accounting to be trained to gain ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Certificate in Swansea University, designing curricula for ACCA Certificate for students majoring in Accounting in An Giang University; nominating lecturers of Technology (Computer Science and Technology Engineering) to participate in the research project titled “Programming and Agricultural Machinery” for developing countries administered by Swansea University.
On this occasion, Rector Vo Van Thang cordially invited representatives of Swansea University to visit An Giang University and sign for official cooperation with An Giang University. This journey is expected to take place in June 2019.
Dr. Nguyen Huu Tri – Faculty of Economics & Business Administration