Ton Duc Thang University

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Ton Duc Thang University
Đại học Tôn Đức Thắng
Latin: Universitas Ton Duc Thang
Established 1997
Type Public university
President Lê Vinh Danh, Ph.D
Undergraduates appr. 22,500
Location Ho Chi Minh City, Việt Nam
10°47′33″N 106°42′41″E / 10.792438°N 106.711407°E / 10.792438; 106.711407Coordinates: 10°47′33″N 106°42′41″E / 10.792438°N 106.711407°E / 10.792438; 106.711407
Colors Red and Blue         
Sports Football, Volleyball, Badminton, Vovinam

Ton Duc Thang University (Vietnamese language: Đại học Tôn Đức Thắng) is a university in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The university was founded in 1997, under the management of Viet Nam General Federation of Labor and named after Tôn Đức Thắng, who was Vice-President of Vietnam from 1960 to 1969 under the presidency of Ho Chi Minh and later became President of Vietnam from 1969 to 1980. The University provide basic to university-level of 23 specialities, including: technology, techniques, social sciences, economics, business, foreign languages, arts. Total enrollment is around 22,500.

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