Solvay Vietnam Dean
Academic director of MBA
“For more than 24 years the teachers of Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management are proud and happy to deliver high quality management education to promising leaders in Vietnam. We are also proud of our European expertise in management education combing theory and practice and of our strong partnerships with the Open University in HCMC. As my colleagues, I have seen the tremendous changes and improvements in the Vietnamese society and the economy. All our 100% international Faculty is further fully devoted to bring outstanding knowledge and to develop the skills of the young generations.”
Creation in Belgium of “Ecole de Commerce” by Ernest Solvay, a prominent entrepreneur in the chemical industry1903
First Solvay Master in Vietnam (HCMC), First course by Prof. Anne Drumaux1995
Agreement with the National Economics University in Hanoi. Creation of the Master in Public Management (Hanoi)1996
Creation of the Master in Marketing and Communication Management2005
Upgrade of the MBA program to the new international standards2010
Reaching 2.500 graduates in Vietnam2017
More than one hundred years ago, our founder Ernest Solvay, defined the school’s mission as follows:
By and large, this mission remains unchanged. But it has now been extended :
Université libre de Bruxelles, a great European University A tradition of academic excellence The highest teaching standards Open to the world from the heart of Europe. The ULB is a founding member of UNICA, a network of excellence of major universities from the capital cities of Europe that plays a leading role in international R&D and mobility programmes. The ULB, with its 11 Faculties, one Graduate School and the Institute for European Studies, is a multicultural and comprehensive University, covering all disciplines and all study cycles. The ULB meets to its social, societal and scientific responsibilities with great commitment, combining broad-based teaching with cutting edge research. Founded on the principle of free inquiry (libre examen), that is independent judgment and the rejection of all dogma, the ULB has remained true to its original ideals: to be an institution that does not have supervisory constraints, committed to the defence of democratic and humanistic values.
The Solvay Brussels School is the faculty of economics and management of the Université libre de Bruxelles, with a century-old tradition of excellence in higher education. Solvay Brussels School is the reference for participants, businesses and institutes seeking the highest levels of teaching and research in the disciplines of economics and management in Europe. It offers 2 Bachelors, 6 Masters, 2 Complementary Masters, 5 Advanced Masters, MBA (part-time), 20+ Executive Education programs, custom-made trainings for companies, PhD training in Economics and Management and 7 Masters in Vietnam in cooperation with local partners (Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi)
Ho Chi Minh City Open University (HCMC OU), founded in 1990, offers an open way of training. HCMC OU provides a variety of programs from undergraduate to postgraduate ranging from on-site, distance learning, learning at satellite academic centers, aiming at meeting various learning needs. The joint Master programs with ULB have been provided successfully since 1995.