In the previous academic year, the school opened 17 courses of different levels. 95.25 percent of its trainees got flying colors in training results, an increase of 3.15 percent against the 2018-2019 academic year.

The school was placed second among the participating academies and schools at the English Olympiad 2019, ranked first among military academies and schools, and third in the whole military at the Defense Sports and Physical Training Festival 2019 hosted by the Ministry of National Defense.

Major General Vu Thanh Hiep speaks at the ceremony.

In the 2019-2020 school year, the school comprehensively carried out military scientific studies with more approaches to the Fourth Industrial Revolution and effectively took COVID-19 preventive measures.

In addition, the school paid due attention to improving its cadres’ and instructors’ capabilities. At present, 99.93 percent of its staff has bachelor and post-graduate degrees. The school has one eminent instructor, 18 associate professors, 83 doctors of philosophy, 26 lecturers entitled “Good Teacher at Defense Ministry level.” They have contributed importantly to the school’s education and training improvement.

Addressing the opening ceremony of the new academic year, Major General Vu Thanh Hiep, Deputy Rector of the school, emphasized that the school will renovate its education and training programs, give lectures in English, and promote scientific research in a practical and effective manner.

It will continue to implement the Politburo’s Directive No.5 on promoting the movement of “Learning and following President Ho Chi Minh’s thought, morals, and lifestyle” in couple with the campaign “Promoting tradition, devoting talent, deserving to be Uncle Ho’s soldiers” and reap more achievements to celebrate its 60th founding anniversary.

Translated by Mai Huong