Introduction to Can Tho University Improvement Project

General Information

Project Title:   Can Tho University Improvement Project

Name of Donor: Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

Project management Agency: Ministry of Education and Training

Project owner: Can Tho University

Project Period: 2015 - 2022

Overall objective

To strengthen Can Tho University (CTU) to be an excellent and meet international standards on education, scientific research, technology transfer and governance.

Specific objectives

The specific objectives of the project are:

  1. To improve CTU to be an excellent and meet standards of excellent institution internationally recognized institution in the fields of Agriculture, Aquaculture and Environment and relating areas in order to contribute to the socio-economic Development, to adapt to the climate change, to protect emvironment and to increase the value in agriculture and acquculture of Mekong Delta.
  2. To strengthen the human resources capacity of CTU in order to provide high qualified human recourses, to enhance the level of scientific research in fields of agriculture, aquaculture/fisheries and environment as well as related areas.