Among numerous measures to build up a prosperous and peaceful world, university–based development proves to be sustainable and optimal. Knowledge cities and university centers have become an irreplaceable tool in providing high quality human resources, suggesting effective solutions to solve economic crises, strengthening the understanding and developing relations and friendship between countries and nations, preserving and enhancing diversified culture, and assisting humans to appropriately respond to global changes.
Throughout its over 100 years of development, being aware of responsibilities toward global issues, VNU has affirmed its position as Vietnam’s top comprehensive multi-disciplinary academic and research center of excellence based on international standards. With modern comprehensive higher education management, VNU has been striving to establish itself as a leading institution in Vietnam and in the region based on the philosophy “Excellent through Knowledge” and by promoting six core values: high quality, creativity, innovation, integration, responsibility to society, and sustainable development. An important task of VNU is to provide the country with high quality human resources to meet the developmental needs of the society, thus making important contributions to the progress of Vietnam and within this region and the world.