HE Professor Dr Phung Xuan Nha
Minister of Education and Training, Vietnam
Professor Dr Phung Xuan Nha has been the Minister of Education and Training for Vietnam since 2016. He is currently leading the programme of radical and comprehensive education reform to the educational system in Vietnam. Before taking up this position, he was a professor of economics at the University of Economics and Business, Vietnam National University, Hanoi. He has been a leading expert in international economics and his research fields include foreign investment, human resource development, bilateral and multilateral economic relations. He was also the President of Vietnam National University, Hanoi from 2013 to 2016. He received his education from Vietnam National University, Hanoi, Institute of World Economics and Politics (Vietnam), University of Manchester (UK), and Georgetown University (USA).