Decree 24/2022/ND-CP amending decrees on conditions for operation in vocational education
Amend conditions for establishment of a branch of a foreign-invested college
Accordingly, to add vocational education-continuing education centers in subjects of application of the Circular No. 15/2019/ND-CP. Besides, conditions for permitting the establishment of a branch of a foreign-invested intermediate school or college are amended and supplemented as follows:
Firstly, having a minimum land area for building physical foundations and investment capital for establishment of its branch, which are equal to 25% of the minimum land use area and investment capital required for the establishment of a foreign-invested intermediate school or college as specified.
Secondly, the branch is located in a different province or centrally-run city from the place where the foreign-invested intermediate school or college is headquartered.
Additionally, amending and supplementing forms of joint training with foreign partners. The joint training with foreign partners shall be implemented according to the following training programs: Training programs developed by the two parties; grant of foreign diplomas and certificates or grant of foreign and Vietnamese diplomas and certificates; Foreign training programs; grant of foreign diplomas and certificates; Training programs transferred from foreign countries; grant of foreign diplomas and certificates or grant of foreign and Vietnamese diplomas and certificates.
This Decree takes effect on June 01, 2022.
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translation of the Official Gazette of the Vietnam News Agency
THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Hanoi, April 06, 2022
Amending and supplementing a number of articles of the decrees prescribing conditions for investment and operation in vocational education
Pursuant to the Law on Organization of the Government dated June 19, 2015 and the Law Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles of the Law on Organization of the Government and the Law on Organization of Local Administration dated November 22, 2019;
Pursuant to the Law on Vocational Education dated November 27, 2014;
Pursuant to the Education Law dated June 14, 2019;
Pursuant to the Law on Investment dated June 17, 2020;
At the proposal of the Minister of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs;
The Government hereby promulgates the Decree amending and supplementing a number of articles of the decrees prescribing conditions for investment and operation in vocational education.
Article 1. To amend and supplement a number of articles of the Government's Decree No. 143/2016/ND-CP dated October 14, 2016, prescribing conditions for investment and operation in vocational education, which is amended and supplemented under the Government’s Decree No. 140/2018/ND-CP dated October 08, 2018, amending and supplementing the decrees related to business investment conditions and administrative procedures under the state management of the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs
1. To amend and supplement Clause 3 Article 1 as follows:
3. Conditions and procedures for establishment, division, separation, merger or dissolution of foreign-invested vocational education institutions, which are prescribed in Chapter III of the Government's Decree No. 15/2019/ND-CP dated February 01, 2019, detailing a number of articles of, and providing measures to implement, the Law on Vocational Education.”.
2. To add Clause 5 to Article 2 as follows:
“5. Vocational education-continuing education centers.”.
3. To amend and supplement Clause 3 Article 3 (amended and supplemented under Clause 1 Article 5 of the Decree No. 140/2018/ND-CP) as follows:
“3. Having a location for building its physical foundations of a land area of at least 1,000m2, for vocational education centers; 10,000 m2, for intermediate school in urban areas, or 20,000 m2, for intermediate schools in non-urban areas; 20,000 m2, for colleges in urban areas, or 40,000 m2, for colleges in non-urban areas.
In case an area for building physical foundations of an intermediate school or college is both located in urban area and non-urban area, the conversion between land area in urban area and others shall be carried out according to the ratio of 1:2.”.