The signing ceremony marks an important milestone in the partnership between IMA and the UEB, which promises to create opportunities for students to improve soft skills and professional knowledge following international standards in the field of management accounting. The combination of IMA and the UEB will open up many opportunities for career development by acquiring the CMA certificate of Accounting Management, which is recognized globally.
Attending the signing ceremony, from VNU University of Economics and Business, there were Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Anh Thu - Vice Rector, Dr. Nguyen Thi Hong Thuy - Dean of Faculty of Accounting and Auditing. From IMA, there were Mr. Dennis Whitney - Senior Vice President, Dr. Josh Heniro - IMA Director Southeast Asia, Mr. Ryan Ang - Business Development Manager Southeast Asia, from Smart Train - IMA's authorized training unit in Vietnam, there were Mr. Pham Ngoc Hoang Thanh - Director, Ms. Tran Thi Xuan Mui - Deputy Director.
Speaking at the ceremony, Vice Rector of the UEB - Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Anh Thu appreciated the strategic relationship with the American Association of Management Accountants. The partnership will provide a valuable opportunity for UEB’s students to access a professional working environment, familiarize themselves with international accounting standards during college time. She also expressed her wish that the cooperation between the two sides will continue in many other activities in the future.
On behalf of IMA, Mr. Dennis Whitney introduced to UEB’s lecturers and students about CMA Certificate and the core values that IMA wishes to bring to economic students. He also expressed his desire to develop the partnership with VNU University of Economics and Business.
After that, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Nguyen Anh Thu and Mr. Dennis Whitney both signed a memorandum of understanding between the two parties.
Within the framework of this MOU, IMA cooperates with Smart Train to offer the scholarship "CMA - The key to your Accounting & Finance Career” for students of the UEB.
After the signing ceremony, teachers and students of the UEB had the opportunity to listen to the talk of Mr. Dennis Whitney on the topic "The importance of data analysis and application of technology in Management Accounting".