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Closing ceremony of English Pre-departure program for the government scholarship recipients - Project 322

The annual English pre-departure program was held at SEAMEO RETRAC from September 29, 2010 to January 19, 2011. Enrolling this year program were 77 participants from institutions of higher education in Ho Chi Minh City and other southern provinces.

This program was initiated for the government scholarship recipients who are required to improve their iBT-TOEFL and IELTS scores as well as other academic skills prior to their overseas studies. The program included 300 hours of class instruction and 150 hours of guided self-study. Most of the course participants have successfully completed the program and got the certificate of completion.