Hanoi is the capital city of Vietnam. It covers an area of 3,358.6 km2 (1,296.8 sq mi). The second largest city in Vietnam, it consists of 12 urban districts, one district-leveled town and 17 rural districts. Located within the Red River Delta, Hanoi is the cultural and political centre of Vietnam.
Ha Long Bay
Ha Long Bay is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and popular travel destination in Quang Ninh Province, Vietnam. The name Ha Long means “descending dragon”. Administratively, the bay belongs to Ha Long city, Cam Pha city, and is a part of Van Don District. The bay features thousands of limestone karsts and isles in various shapes and sizes. Ha Long Bay is a center of a larger zone which includes Bai Tu Long Bay to the northeast, and Cat Ba Island to the southwest. These larger zones share a similar geological, geographical, geomorphological, climate, and cultural characters.
Hanoi University of Science and Technology
Established in 1956, Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) is the largest and the most well-known technical university in Vietnam. HUST is home to more than 35,000 engineering and postgraduate students studying at 13 schools, and 10 research institutes and centers. 95% of HUST graduates are in employment or further study within 6 months after graduation. HUST’s vision is to become a leading research university rooted in the technical and technological fields; to make significant contributions to a knowledge-based economy and to maintaining national peace and security; and to be a pioneer in Vietnam’s higher-education system. Now, HUST is Is a pioneer in becoming an autonomous university in Vietnam.