Global Horizons: SGU Rector Engages Vietnamese Ambassador for Double Degree Opportunities

Global Horizons: SGU Rector Engages Vietnamese Ambassador for Double Degree Opportunities

Tuesday, February 6, 2024 – SGU’s ongoing dedication to expanding its presence in international markets, particularly in Asia, specifically focusing on Vietnam. The rector of SGU, Dr. Dipl.-Ing. Samuel P. Kusumocahyo, took proactive steps in this endeavor by engaging in discussions and exploring potential collaborations with His Excellency Ta Van Thong, the Ambassador-designate of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to Indonesia.

Through this meeting, both parties expressed mutual interest in fostering cooperation in education. A significant outcome of discussion was the establishment of a double degree program tailored for Vietnamese citizens, encompassing both undergraduate and graduate levels of study. Notably, this program will complement a scholarship program to assist Vietnamese students pursuing their education at SGU.

The agreement between SGU and the Vietnamese Embassy underscores a strategic move to enhance the university’s global reputation by offering innovative academic opportunities. By introducing a double-degree program with scholarships for Vietnamese students, SGU aims to attract top talent from Vietnam and contribute to the educational advancement and professional development of individuals in the region.

This collaboration signifies SGU’s commitment to internationalization and reflects its aspiration to be recognized as a premier institution with a diverse range of academic offerings. As SGU expands its footprint in Asia and beyond, partnerships like these will play a pivotal role in reinforcing its position as a leading global university.

About Swiss German University

SWISS GERMAN UNIVERSITY (SGU) was established in 2000 as a joint effort between Indonesia, Germany, Switzerland, and Austria. We are the pioneer in offering international curricula in Indonesia. Qualified students can graduate with a Double Degree from Indonesia and Germany, which SGU provides in cooperation with partner universities; surely a valuable tool for your future careers. Ever since its establishment, SGU has been dedicated to delivering quality education in line with international standards and aims to develop skilled professionals who meet the demands of the industry. In order to achieve its objectives, SGU offers quality-oriented learning through 16 Bachelor‘s Degree Programs and 6 Master’s Degree Programs ranging from Engineering, Information Technology, and Business to Life Sciences and Social Sciences. Furthermore, with small class sizes, and with English as the medium of instruction, you can look forward to pursuing your tertiary education and degree with full confidence.