Duy Tan University (DTU) is the first and biggest private university in Central Vietnam, founded under the Legal Decision No. 666/TTg of the Prime Minister of Vietnam, Mr. Vo Van Kiet on the 11th of November, 1994.
Mission Statement of DTU:
"With the Vietnamese spirit and the traditions of the historic Duy Tan movement, Duy Tan University makes the most out of its strengths and its close cooperation with domestic and international universities, enterprises, and individuals in order to become a multi-level, multi-discipline university, providing quality human resource of international standards in different lines of business and technology to serve the industrialization and modernization of Vietnam."
DTU Slogan (by President Lê Công Cơ):
"Vietnamese Spirit, Creativity, Innovation, Reaching for New Heights"
- Student Population: ~20,000 (including 800 graduate students)
- Faculty & Staff: 665 faculty members (in 17 faculties), 178 support staffs
- Campus: 6 campuses, ~80 hectares (almost 200 acres) in total area
Academic Doctrine of Duy Tan University:
"To Build a Teaching and Research University on the Foundations of Humanities & Innovation"