An important milestone in VGU´s administrative and academic development was the foundation of the VGU-Consortium in February 2009. The Consortium is to be considered the academic backbone of the Vietnamese-German University and one of the major stakeholders of VGU. Its core task is to support VGU regarding academic and administrative issues.
Organized as a non-profit organization the Consortium consists of 32 members: 15 Universities, 16 Universities of Applied Sciences and the TU9 - the association of the leading research-oriented Universities of Technology in Germany - joined the Consortium.
The VGU-Consortium coordinates the cooperation with VGU´s German partner universities, guarantees quality assurance in research and teaching and is in charge of different tasks regarding the academic and administrative development of the Vietnamese-German University. Furthermore, the VGU-Consortium also seeks to contribute to the internationalization of German higher education.
Founded in February 2009 in Bonn, Germany
Consisting of more than 30 members
Core task is to support VGU concerning administrative and academic issues
Central office is affiliated to the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)