Introduction

Department of Rural Development is belong to the Economics Faculty of Nong Lam University, HCM City. Since 2000, the Department had contributed with the  Economics Faculty to train the first batch of undergraduate students in Vietnam about Rural Development Major. Up to now, in 2019, the department has been training 18 courses (regular batches) and 8 training batches in Lam Dong, Ba Ria Vung Tau, Binh Phuoc, Tay Ninh, Ben Tre, Long An Province and Ho Chi Minh City. The number of graduates in this program is over 1400 people.

 Academic program

This program is designed to create the bachelor in rural development for responding the need of the high quality human resources, they can work in rural development program both in coordinating, technology transfers, science research, socio-economic management, agricultural and rural development.

When completed this program, students will achieve program objectives as following:

- Applying basic knowledge and specialized knowledge in rural development, in which students are equipped and able to apply the theory of development, economic and management to explain and analyze the theoretical and practical issues relating to agricultural and rural development aspects.

- Achieve knowledge and ability to coordinate in the transferring activities of science and technology, project formulation and management, socio-economic assessment, community development planning, problem analysis and propose solutions for economic development of production units and advise the social organizations in the management and rural development.

- Good communication skills, community experience, interdisciplinary teamwork skills, independent research ability, applying information technology and English language in work.

- Highly responsibility in task, professional morality, desire to broaden knowledge, learning and enhancing the professional levels

Academic staff

No

Name

Position

Field of study

1

Mr. Tran Duc Luan (MSc)

Vice head of department

Rural Development; Agricultural Economics

2

Ms. Tran Thanh Giang (MSc)

Lecturer

Economics development; Rural development

3

Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Thuy (PhD)

Lecturer

Head of Department of International Cooperation

Social Development

4

Mr. Nguyen Van Nam (MSc)

Vice Head of Department of Organization and staff

Agricultural Economics

5

Mrs. Vo Ngan Tho (MSc)

Vice Head of Department of Quality management

Rural Development; Business Administration

6

Mr. Tran Dac Dan (PhD)

Visiting lecturer

Social Development

7

Mrs.Trang Thi Huy Nhat (MSc)

Visiting lecturer 

Policy Analysis

Research areas:

Rural Development, Livelihood Analysis, Agricultural Economics, Natural resource management, Community Development and Public Policy Analysis.

Research Projects:

No

Title

Code

Funding

Duration

1

Evaluation of cooperation in seed-corn production  between farmers and Thailand Joint Stock Company in Phuoc Tan commune, Xuyen Moc district, Dong Nai province (Authors: Tran Duc Luan, Vo Ngan Tho and Tran Thanh Giang)

 

NLU

2018

2

Land use and Factors influencing household income in M’nong ethnic minority in Tho Son commune, Bu Dang district, Binh Phuoc province (Authors: Tran Duc Luan and Nguyen Ngoc Thuy)

 

The Rockefeller Foundation

2009

Address:
      Venue:       Room –PV128, Phuong Vy Building, Nong Lam University, HCM 

           Address: Linh Trung Ward, Thu Duc District, HCMC, Vietnam.

           -   Contacts:

               Mr Tran Duc Luan:                    luantd@hcmuaf.edu.vn,                  0908.352.490

                         Ms Tran Thanh Giang :              tthanhgiang@hcmuaf.edu.vn,          0979.323.469

Office hours:

Office hours for Semester 1- AY 2019-2020

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Morning

Mr. Luân

Ms. Giang

Mr. Luân

Mr. Luân

Mr. Luân

Afternoon

Ms. Giang

X

Ms. Giang

X

Ms. Giang

 

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