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VNU-IS and Vinschool co-host the 10th United Asian Debating Championship in Vietnam
Vietnam National University, Hanoi - International School and Vinschool Education System co-host the United Asian Debating Championship (UADC) in Vietnam at Vinschool Times City High School from June 25th to June 30th, with the participation of 196 international students, 42 Vietnamese students and prestigious adjudication team from the Asian debate community.

The United Asian Debating Championship (UADC) is an annual debate tournament for university students across Asia. This is the largest debate tournament using Asian Parliamentary (AP) format in Asia. With previous experience in organizing various debate activities, Vietnam National University, Hanoi - International School and Vinschool have been proudly chosen as the official hosts of the 10th United Asian Debating Championship in Hanoi with the name "Vietnam UADC 2019". There are 49 international teams and 14 Vietnamese teams participating in the tournament, in which Vietnamese teams come from top international universities in Vietnam including Vietnam National University, Hanoi - International School, Fullbright University Vietnam, RMIT University Vietnam.

In addition, international advisors team of Vietnam UADC 2019 are all experts who have years of experience in organizing and consulting for international debate tournaments:

   Prof. Joshua Park - Lecturer, advisor of SolBridge Debate Society at Solbridge University, South Korea. He graduated with a Ph.D. degree from Law School, Havard University, USA.

   Prof. Loke Wing Fatt - President of Society for Associated Inter - Tertiary Debaters (SAID).

   Mr. George Chen - World TAB Master

Vietnam UADC 2019 includes Preliminary Round with 8 debaterounds, Quarter-finals, Semi-finals and Final Round. Besides vibrant debate rounds, debaters and judges will also have opportunities to experience Vietnamese exquisite cuisine, explore famous destinations in Hanoi to learn about Vietnam’s fascinating culture through the activities during the tournament.

Sharing mutual goals of pioneering in education innovation, Vietnam National University - International School and Vinschool highly acknowledge the great benefits brought by debate. Debating not only helps to improve public speaking skills but also supports participants in developing critical thinking skills and cultivating deeper understanding of political, social, cultural and economic issues. Moreover, Vietnam UADC 2019 is a precious opportunity for students to learn from and interact with international friends, promising to be a remarkable milestone within Asia debate community.

For further details, please contact:

Ms. Dao Thi Thanh Hoa

Head of Communications, Vietnam UADC 2019

Tel: 0903447707    


Ms. Dang Dieu Linh

Communications Coordinator, Vietnam UADC 2019

Tel: 0983383961


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