18 January 2024

The First Assessments of 2024, AUN-QA Overview: 370th and 371st Programme Assessment

Patitin Lertnaikiat
AUN Programme Officer;

The AUN-QA team is back from the holidays and is starting the new year with two programme assessments (PA) for this week! For the first overview of 2024, there is the 370th AUN-QA PA at Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU) with 3 study programmes assessed from 9 -11 January. Following that was the 371st AUN-QA PA at Technological Institute of the Philippines (T.I.P.) with 4 study programmes assessed from 16 - 18 January.

370th AUN-QA Programme Assessment at Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU)


9 - 11 January, 2024 (Onsite)


Viet Nam

Programmes Assessed:

1. The Program of Bachelor in Environmental Engineering

2. The Program of Bachelor in Chemical Engineering and Technology 

3. The Bachelor of Science in Physics


VNU is under the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) of Viet nam.


Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU) is one of two national universities in Vietnam. VNU has undergone various stages of development: the University of Indochina established on 16 May, 1906; Vietnam National University (November, 1945); the University of Hanoi (June, 1956). In December 1993, VNU was reorganized on the basis of amalgamating the University of Hanoi and some other leading universities in Hanoi.


VNU has 34 units, including: 8 member universities; 4 affiliated schools; 7 research institutes; 2 training and research centers, 13 service units. In 2020, VNU-University of Medicine and Pharmacy was established. In 2020, VNU recruited 10585 freshmen for 133 undergraduate majors, of which, 15 programs were newly opened. The national program "Science and Technology for sustainable development in the Northwest" completed. The manuscript of the Vietnamese History Collection (the National History Collection) comprising 25 volumes of general history and 5 volumes of event chronicles.

This was VNU’s 20th Programme Assessment and their 16th onsite Programme Assessment with AUN-QA.



371st AUN-QA Programme Assessment at Technological Institute of the Philippines (T.I.P.)


16 - 18 January, 2024 (Onsite)


The Philippines

Programmes Assessed:

1. Master in Information Technology (Quezon City Campus)

2. Doctor in Information Technology (Quezon City Campus)

3. Master of Information Technology (Manila Campus)

4. Doctor in Information Technology (Manila Campus)


T.I.P. is under the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) of The Philippines.


The Technological Institute of the Philippines (T.I.P.) is one of the country’s premier technological, engineering, and computing higher educational institutions. Established in 1962 by Engr. Demetrio A. Quirino and Dr. Teresita U. Quirino, T.I.P. currently has 25,000 graduate, undergraduate and senior high school students under its wing spread out over its campuses in Quiapo, Manila, and Cubao, Quezon City. Using an outcomes-based educational model with its locally and globally accredited programs, T.I.P. allows students to acquire industry-desired qualities and essential experiences that better equip them to be effective as soon as they enter the workforce or set up their own business. At a young age, T.I.P.ians are taught the value of giving back to their community, becoming lifelong learners, innovators and problem solvers through responsible technopreneurship.

This was T.I.P.’s 4th Programme Assessment and their 2nd onsite Programme Assessment with AUN-QA.