Over 20 years, APU Educational Development Group and its member units including APU American International School and The American University in Vietnam – AUV has reaffirmed their reputation and international standard training quality.
This fact is not only proved by the number of parents who choose APU and AUV for their child’s academic journey but also by their remarkable achievements. Especially, in 2021, APU – AUV students have achieved honored awards from international competitions and world-renowned educational institutions.
APU & AUV keep being honored by world-renowned educational organizations
APU is one of the first international schools in Vietnam which has earned accreditation by Cognia™, a nonprofit organization that provides quality assurance for schools, school districts, and education service providers. This accreditation is based on rigorous research-based standards and evidence-based criteria such as curriculum, teaching quality, facilities, tutoring support, and extracurricular activities, … It is known that Cognia is a leading international accreditation organization in the world, with a history of 125 years. Currently, Cognia is testing programs related to 16 million students at over 30,000 public and private schools across the U.S and more than 70 countries worldwide. Moreover, World School, an organization specialized in evaluating and recommending international schools around the world, honored APU with impressive achievements: The Best American Schools in Asia, The Best International Schools in the World and Best Bilingual Schools around the world.
In 2021, APU American International School is honored to appear in a special publication of Siliconindia titled “International Schools of the Year 2021″ and “The Most Trusted Boarding Schools in 2021” in The Knowledge Review Magazine. These publications recognized international schools in the region which fulfil the criteria of providing a world-class learning experience and innovative pedagogies, help students easily transfer to American University and around the world.
Besides, The American University in Vietnam – AUV is proudly listed as the “Top 10 Most Recommended APAC B-Schools to watch in 2022”, according to the Higher Education Magazine. Once again, AUV reaffirms their reputation, prestige and international standard training quality on the academic maps, especially in the Economics field.
Affirming the quality of training with academic achievements
Over 20 years, APU American International School and The American University in Vietnam AUV have continuously contributed to the Vietnamese educational system as well as being remarkably named on the world education map. In order to achieve those proud achievements, many generations of APU and AUV students and teachers have constantly maintained and promoted the spirit of learning as well as improving the quality of teaching.
The proudest achievement in 2021 is that over 500 scholarships valued at more than $20 million USD have been awarded to the APU Class of 2021 from prestigious universities around the world. Some can be named as Arizona State University, Boston University, UC Berkeley, UC Davis, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Florida Institute of Technology, Wentworth Institute of Technology, The American University in Vietnam, Central Michigan University, Virginia Commonwealth University, Creighton University, University of South Florida, Westminster University, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, San Francisco State University, University of Washington, Yonsei University (Korea), Canada: University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, Australia: The University of Sydney, The Australian National University, University of Melbourne,…
With the difficulties caused by the Covid-19 epidemic and the constant change in study abroad policy, APU has been continuously affirmed the quality of training and achievements. These are rarely international schools with the rate of students passing U.S visas is up to 100%. Furthermore, lots of AUV students also received the good news that they can easily transfer to transfer to prestigious universities in the US and the world.
From an early age, APU students have been taught in a high-quality academic environment and international exams, such as the College Bridge Program (CBP). This is a unique program at APU affiliated with prestigious universities in the United States that help APU students graduate earlier up to 2 years, save credit at the university as well as receiving scholarships from prestigious universities in the United States, Canada and around the world. Besides, APU students can take the Advance Placement exam designed by the College Board to familiarize themselves with the US university program. In the recent 2020-2021 school year, APU students achieved plenty of high achievements in AP exams, in which the APU’s average AP Calculus BC score is higher than the average AP Calculus BC score of students in Vietnam and Global.
A prestigious choice for many generations of parents
Over 20 years, plenty of parents have chosen APU American International School to lay the academic foundation for their children. There are families that have 2-5 child studying at APU.
Architect Nguyen Thanh Thai – parents of Nguyen Huong Vi (Vivian), APU Valedictorian Class of 2019, shared: “I have three children studying at APU and I always trust the dedication as well as the APU’s orientation. Dr. Binh Tran is one of the best educators I have ever known. She has dedicated completely her time and energy to create the top-quality American education in Vietnam.”
“My family is grateful to APU International School for teaching my children to be the mature people they are today. Moreover, it is a sincere gratitude to the teachers who are doctors and professors invited by APU from the United States, providing APU with the American standard teaching methods. Especially, we want to express our sincere thanks to Dr. Binh Tran who has always stood side by side, devoted to students from primary school to university.” – shared by Mr. Ho Nam Thang – Parent of 3 students studying at APU: Ho Hoang Phuc – APU Valedictorian Class of 2013, Ho Hoang Duy – APU Valedictorian Class of 2014, Ho Hoang Phuong Uyen – APU Salutatorian Class of 2020.
With great achievements in over 20 years, APU American Education System has been nurturing many generations of Vietnamese students on the journey of conquering knowledge and becoming future leaders.