THE THIRD MISSION OF UNIVERSITIES: CONSTRAINTS AND POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE CASE OF VIETNAM

Authors

  • Dr. Van Toan Dinh University of Economics and Business, Vietnam National University E4 Building, 144 Xuan Thuy Street, Cau Giay, District, Hanoi, 10000,

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.51594/ijmer.v3i4.222

Abstract

This article researches current practices of several Vietnamese universities to fulfill their third mission. Analyzing results of major activities (such as technology transfer, research commercialization, and entrepreneurship) in 9 universities in the North of Vietnam from 2013 to 2018, the article identifies the limitations and suggests a number of governance policies to support universities in fulfilling their third mission in Vietnam’s current context.  

Keywords: Third Mission, University, Entrepreneurial University, Technology Transfer, Commercialization.

Published

2021-05-17

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