With the mission of creating graduates that represent a new generation of talented discoverers, explorers and creative thinkers educated, trained and prepared to thrive in 4IR fields of work and life. BUV provides the “Personal development programme” that gives students enough room to initiate and realise their innovative ideas, becoming pro-active and confident young people, as well as equipping the students with knowledge, experiences, attitude and necessary skills, enabling them to become upright, fulfilled and contributing members of the society.
A combination of both technical skills and core skills (creativity, critical thinking, communication, teamwork etc.) are needed to best equip the labour force and foster resilience to the evolving labour markets. Training, (multi) skilling, reskilling, lifelong learning throughout the life cycle is all critical in and out of the job. Education and training systems must be prepared to develop skills for the future and BUV’s mission and vision is to prepare our students with that.
We’re here to help you succeed in whatever path you choose, by giving you access to a wide range of activities, skills and training. The goal is to make you a must-hire candidate! With Personal Development Programme (PDP), you need to participate in a number of employability activities, work experience, community engagement as well as personal development activities – you need to get a certain number of credit points to finish and complete the PDP portfolio.
Many career support activities are held for current students and alumni, helping them to orient and make the best decision to a successful career development path after graduation, such as: Extracurricular classes, Personal career counselling, Skill training and career seminars, company visits.
In addition, with a network of 400++ corporate partners and the support from Student Experience Department, BUV students have the opportunity to do an internship in various big-name companies from their first year, giving them real working experience before graduating.
BUV provides different opportunities to help students develop and highlight the essential skills that prepare them for life after college, grow as a well-rounded individual in all aspects. Students can attend several skills training workshops and pro-actively organise many student projects and competitions to practice the skill sets.
Looking after our students’ health and wellbeing is essential for them to get the most out of their time at British University Vietnam. Together with physical activities support enabling students to get fit and healthy, BUV provides confidential, ethical and high-quality professional counselling to all currently enrolled students free of charge.
Other than academic and career, BUV also focus on providing an active student life and community services with a wide range of extracurricular activities throughout the year to encourage our students to grow as individuals, embrace diversity, explore their talents, develop soft skills, so that they can become a better version of themselves.