FUV is awarded $15.5M in federal funds

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – As the first American-style university in Vietnam committed to academic independence, open inquiry, research, and critical analysis, embedded in Vietnamese society, FUV represents an exciting venture in the continuing line of higher...

FUV Gets the Greenlight to Launch Academic Programs

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – FUV passed another milestone on June 2, 2017, when the Ministry of Education and Training of Vietnam awarded the university its operating license. The license follows the establishment license granted in the spring 2016 and gives FUV...

Remembering the Source…

The Vietnamese have a saying, “When drinking water, remember the source.” It is appropriate to recall this sentiment as Secretary of State John Kerry makes his final visit to Vietnam in an official capacity. We expect to make some exciting announcements about the...

What’s in a Name?

Fulbright University Vietnam is privileged to bear the name of Senator J. William Fulbright. We share the Senator’s conviction that educational exchange can bring peoples and nations closer together. In Vietnam, the Fulbright name resonates deeply. Some recall the...

Origins

Fulbright University Vietnam is a brand-new venture, but its “back story” can be traced back to the reestablishment of academic exchange between the US and Vietnam in the early 1990s. The broad outlines of this story are told elsewhere on this site. The origins of our...