Van Lang University founded the Faculty of Dentistry – a milestone of its 25 years of breakthrough innovation

(VLU - November 16, 2020)On 14 November 2020, Van Lang University had successfully organized the announcing, commencing and welcoming ceremony for first-year students of the Faculty of Dentistry at N2T1 conference hall in Campus 3.

vlu faculty of dentistryThe ceremony welcomed nation-wide leading experts in Dentistry.

With the strategic investment for healthcare professions, in the last three years, Van Lang University had continuously launched new academic programs including the standard and advanced programs in Medicine, Pharmacy and Medical Technology. On 20 August 2020, Van Lang University has officially opened Dentistry study program which is a trending major promising well-paid postgraduated career and cope with the social demands.

Dr. Nguyen Cao Tri - Chairman of VLU shared the reason to establish the Faculty of Dentistry: “It is our great pleasure to have the leading experts in HCMC and nationwide to join the Faculty of Dentistry with Dr. MD. Tran Ngoc Quang Phi as the faculty’s dean. Not only we attracted the talented lecturers, but we also invest nearly 30 billion of Germany’s state-of-the-art equipment to facilicate the teaching of Dentistry at Van Lang University. We do believe that these investments could grant the students with an advanced starting point to achieve their dream career not only in Vietnam, South-East Asia, Asia but also in any nation in the world.”

vlu faculty of dentistry bDr. Nguyen Cao Tri shared the reason to establish VLU’s Faculty of Dentistry

In the launching ceremony of the Faculty of Dentistry, I would like to offer my wishes for all the students, that you have officially become a part of Van Lang University. Be established on Van Lang University’s 25th anniversary, the Faculty of Dentistry shall contribute greatly to the credibility of Van Lang University’s brand name and the university itself. I wish for the lecturers all the successes. I wish for the students to always be perservering upon graduation. I sincerely wish that 31 first-year students here will also present at the first Commencement Day for VLU's Faculty of Dentistry.”

vlu faculty of dentistry cThe representatives of Van Lang University, Faculty of Dentistry and HCMC Dental Hospital carried out the formalities of the launching of the Faculty of Dentistry.

After finishing six years of studying duration, the students of VLU’s Faculty of Dentistry will receive the the Degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery. The hands-on curriculum and VLU’s sustainable education phylosophy will guarantee a state-of-the-art studying environment, an upcoming university-owned hospital, politechnical health center and dedicated labs for healthcare professions. In the same event, there was also an official enrollment ceremony for 31 first-year students of the Faculty of Dentistry.

vlu faculty of dentistry dDr. MD. Tran Ngoc Quang Phi shared about the innovations of VLU’s Dentistry study program.

vlu faculty of dentistry eTraditional white coat ceremony was organized solemnly and meaningfully with the participations of all lecturers and 31 first-year students of the Faculty of Dentistry in the witness and congratulation of the universitys’s administrators, lecturers, honor guests and parents.


Reporter: Hoai Anh
Photograher: Thinh Tran - Manh Tuong - Ngoc Phuoc
Translated by: Pham Vu Thien An

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