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STUDENT CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

VinUni has various student-run clubs and societies, including, cultural groups, performing groups, spiritual groups, sport and game clubs, student leadership and activism groups, student publications, etc. Joining student clubs or societies is a great way to sharpen your brain, learn new things, practice your leadership skills, and make friends who share your interests. As you are the first cohort of VinUniversity, create your legacy by forming a club or a student society today.

VinUni Algorithm Club (VinAC)

VinUni Algorithm Club (VinAC)

VinUni Algorithm Club (VinAC) is an engineering club in VinUni that focuses on building foundational knowledge for students who want to pursue a software engineering career. We aim to promote interests in competitive programming and software engineering disciplines to open opportunities to engineering positions in big tech companies.

  • Highlights: ICPC team contests & Individual Olympiad in Informatics, workshops and sharing sessions
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage
VinUni Basketball Team (VUBT)

VinUni Basketball Team (VUBT)

Despite being called a “basketball team”, we are a club consisting of different people across all 3 colleges. We want to re-emphasize the VinUni slogan, “University of Excellence, Developing Talents for the Future.” Our club will support and develop the extra-curricular, non-academic skills of students. Moreover, we want to create a safe and vibrant playground for those who share the passion for basketball and thrive to stay healthy throughout their university years and beyond.

  • Highlights: We would host a 3 on 3 basketball tournament for VinUni basketball lovers. We would collaborate with other clubs to make the event more lively (Vin-A house, Vin Harmony, VinViVid, Onset, VinMag, News team)
 VinUni Badminton Club

VinUni Badminton Club

VinUni Badminton Club is first and foremost a safe haven where students can immerse themselves in physical activities to alleviate academic stress. Delving deeper, the club is a place where students can enhance their fitness in general, and improve their badminton skills regardless of whether their objective is to have fun, or to play badminton as a competitive sport. Finally, the club wishes to develop members’ soft skills as well as adopting and spreading VinUni’s EXCEL spirit.

  • Highlights: Talk show or Meet-And-Greet event: Invite distinguished guests who are professional badminton athletes to come and share their stories, experiences, and interact with the audience through Q&A sessions as well as friendly matches.
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage.
VinUni Business Insider

VinUni Business Insider

VinUni Business Insiders (VBI) is a student-led academic club established for like-minded individuals who want to acquire and share business knowledge. We aim to provide for students a community and environment for gaining business insights from the experts, and from one another. The club acts as a bridge connecting students with the industry, allowing students to observe real business cases for future applications.

  • Highlights: Business Case Competition & Coffee Chat: Industry Insights.
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage

 

VinUni Culture Club

VinUni Culture Club

VinUni Culture Club (VCC) aims to provide students with deep knowledge about cultural diversity, as well as create a space for students to discuss cross-cultural issues and immerse themselves in diverse cultural experiences.

  • Highlights: It is believed that a Culture Club should focus on the beauty of one or a few specific cultures. However, VinUni Culture Club aims to celebrate the differences in identity and integrate such diversity into college life. We would achieve this through festival celebrations and cultural exchange
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage.
Vin-A-House Dance Crew

Vin-A-House Dance Crew

We would love to create a community for people who define dance as their passion, who love to express themselves and communicate through movement. We are not only smart but we are talented. “We dance, we’re fun!”

  • Highlights: We welcome everyone. We encourage everyone to be a leader. We are not a club, we are a family, “A-House”.
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage.
VinDebate Community

VinDebate Community

VinDebate Community is established for VinUnians who are interested in debate and public speaking. By creating a FREWS community for sharing ideas, we aim to help students not only access, but also practice and apply debate into their academic lives.

  • Highlights: F- Fun, R- Respectful, E- Enthusiastic, W- Wholesome, S- Supportive and Sharing are our club values. Among those, wholesome is the main core value since we will provide members with knowledge on a variety of social topics and develop their skills in debate and public speaking.
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage.
VinUni Finance Society

VinUni Finance Society

Founded in 2021, VinUni Finance Society is an academic and career-oriented community dedicated to empowering the youth with solid financial knowledge and resourceful industry insights. We aim at creating a niche society of financial enthusiasts and introducing basic investment knowledge to beginners through training and mutual fund investment practice.

  • Highlights: “Bi-weekly internal training sessions
    Mutual stock account for investment practicing
    Sharing workshops by industry experts
    Finance podcast”
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage
VinUni Football Team

VinUni Football Team

VinUni Football Team wants every member to feel like they are part of a big family. A team means that we can connect to others, show empathy to each other, and improve our skills and abilities together. We also hope to spark the football passion inside each member, gradually developing football so that it will become even more popular for future generations of VinUni students and Staff.

  • Highlights: Currently, our football team has a weekly football match with the VinUni Staff Football Team on Thursday afternoon, and we will maintain and strive to improve these matches. Through VinUni staff connections, VFT expects to associate with PVF – Promotion fund of Vietnamese Football talents to have suitable physical exercises, effective tactics, and strategic formations for each match.
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage.
VinUni Hacking Club

VinUni Hacking Club

VinUni Hacking Club is a dedicated student society devoted to bettering computer and network security by analyzing, dissecting, and eventually cracking systems. Our club’s main goal is to compete in international cybersecurity competitions, known as CTFs. As well as competing, VinUni Hacking Club also hosts our own competition, which is a challenging and fun competition called VinUniCTF.

VinUni Harmony

VinUni Harmony

VinUni Harmony is founded by a group of first-year students from VinUniversity with an aim to create a community for those who have a strong passion for music. We will learn through weekly practices in the studio, annual music shows, and more. The club has three main activities: VinUniversity event performances, minishows, and VinUni’s Got Talent. Additionally, we have weekly practices to improve member performance, or MVs for special events, as well as musical productions on our own YouTube/ SoundCloud channel. Generally, our club aspires to build a second home where VinUni students can learn and cement their experiences through music.

  • Highlights: A talent competition for all VinUniversity students who have different talents in 2022
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage.
Vinci House of Visual Art

Vinci House of Visual Art

Vinci House of Visual Arts is the in-house visual arts studio and club where we make it a priority to be sustainable and help students work on their projects to relax, learn, or participate in showcases. At Vinci, we put the artist community first, having workshops led by community members or guest artists for any member of the VinUniversity community. We are also planning excursions, seminars, and open sessions for you to come to work and experience the many styles and techniques of visual art. Our studio is in B108, in the auditorium building. We hope to eventually create a space where everyone can be proud of their creation and elevate the confidence in every product of VinUni’s students.

VinUni Kendo Club

VinUni Kendo Club

Kendo is a martial art originating from Japan that trains “the way of the sword”. Our club’s vision is to spread awareness of Kendo throughout our community and be able to participate and achieve meaningful results in city level competitions in Vietnam. While we look for seriousness and commitment, we also value friendliness where members can have fun, feel happy and safe. We welcome anyone without experience and commitment to join us.

  • Highlights: Friendly member competition, invited guest sensei, club seminar, inter-club competitions, Kyu/Dan rank examinations
  • For more information, visit VinUni Kendo Club (Facebook Group)
VinMaker Society

VinMaker Society

VinMaker Society is the first engineering society at VinUniversity. We aim for the development of students’ skills in engineering, through various creative projects and industry events.

  • Highlights: VinMaker wants to nurture students’ creativity and innovative mindset, with the project “Makers for Kindness,” we also promote humanitarian engineering projects so students can apply their hard-earned skills to foster a better society.
  • For more information, please visit our website.
VinMagazine

VinMagazine

VinMagazine is a media platform founded by VinUniversity students to provide a space for Vietnamese youths to share their creations, ideas and perspectives. The Magazine publishes various types of content in 6 main categories: Student Life, Business, Health Science, Technology, Arts & Culture and Society & The World. Contents are available on an online website, in annual print issues and special publications.

VinMagazine’s central mission is amplifying the voices of Vietnamese youths on important issues of our times. We understand the increasing significance of youths in shaping society, and believe that, by empowering young people to speak up, share their creations and tell their stories, we can encourage them to take ownership of their future. VinMagazine strives to become a leading youth-centered multimedia platform that drives a movement of change.

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On-Set

On-Set

On-set prides itself as the sole videography club within the VinUni community. We welcome any individuals sharing a passion for movies who want to engage in the art of filmmaking. Official members will have a chance to receive semi-professional training on advanced cinematography.

  • Highlights:As humans, we each star our own movies, leading our own unfolding narrative. Each is vivid and complex in its own sense. But more often than not, we experience our story through our own personal lens. Hence, “We need to see ourselves projected in other members of our species to, in turn, understand ourselves. Cinema, is that mirror. It is a bridge between the others and us.” ― Alejandro González Iñárritu. Filmmaking is the art with which we share our souls. So, what’s your story?
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage.
PRISM

PRISM

PRISM (People Respecting Individuality, Sexuality and Multi-perspectives) is an inclusive club at VinUni aiming to provide a safe space for community engagement in sexuality and sex education. It creates a learning and sharing environment for matters related to sexual orientations, diversity, and health.

  • Highlights: Sexual Health Workshops.
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage
Vin Pioneers

Vin Pioneers

Vin (Pi)oneers is the first and only Math club in VinUniversity. We aim to build an interactive and dynamic community connected by a shared interest in Mathematics. This is a place where VinUniversity students can exchange knowledge, contribute to each other’s cognitive development, and form meaningful connections, thanks to the club’s meetings and annual events.

  • Highlights: Weekly Mentor Sessions, Monthly Mathness.
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage.
VinUni Rack N Roll

VinUni Rack N Roll

With a mission to connect VinUni’s billiards lovers, popularize the sport, and build a progressive, encouraging, and close-knit society where members can explore their potential, VinUni Rack N Roll was borned.

  • Highlight: 6-Ball Dormitory Championship, 9-Ball Open Championship (in collaboration with BUV Billiards Club).
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage

 

VinUni Research Club (VRC)

VinUni Research Club (VRC)

VinUni Research Club (VRC) aims to create an active learning environment where the core values of “EXCELLENCE” are highly encouraged. This club attracts a cohort of students who have the desire to improve themselves by enhancing their knowledge about research, collaboration skills and exploring different research pathways through workshops with professors. Moreover, we want to gather similar-minded individuals across the 3 colleges to deepen our understanding of each school while having quality and memorable moments through the club’s meetings and activities.

  • Highlights: An open academic environment that provides students the opportunity to confront challenges, and learn from the obstacles they face without judgment and prejudice. A club focused on academics and research, students can exchange information, learn from one another and develop their passion for further research. Although focused on research, most workshops will be hands-on, allowing students to have entertaining but educational experiences.
Vinuni Swimming Club (Dive Vin)

Vinuni Swimming Club (Dive Vin)

As the first swimming club at VinUniversity, DiveVin’s mission is to enhance VinUnians’ experiences in this swimming, as well as to promote safety under water. Not only does DiveVin offer a dynamic community for individuals with passion for swimming, but we also hope to propagate necessary knowledge and life-saving skills widely within the community. To us, swimming goes beyond the conventional sense of pools and bathing suits. Instead, it could also be an intriguing sport that implies a relenting spirit, burning competition, and a savvy mind.

Vinnovation

Vinnovation

At Vinnovation, we focus on the human factor, by providing knowledge, skills, and experiences to club’s members through practical activities because we believe that “The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.

  • Highlights: Training sessions, business tour, hackathon, nation-wide start-up competition, panel discussion
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage
VinUni International Student Association

VinUni International Student Association

or VISA, is established to enhance the experience of international students studying at or coming to VinUniversity. Acknowledged of the importance of cultural awareness, VISA strives to foster cross-cultural exchange among students of various cultural backgrounds from all over the world.

Since cross-cultural exchange cannot be achieved alone, YOU are also an important color in our vibrant kaleidoscope!

  • For more information or collaboration, please visit our fanpage.
VinUni Ultimate Club

VinUni Ultimate Club

VinUni Ultimate Club (VUC) comprises individuals who share a common interest in the sport of ultimate (a.k.a. ultimate Frisbee). What is unique about ultimate is a concept known as “spirit of the game,” which refers to fair play and sportsmanship. As a result, there is no referee in ultimate Frisbee. Our team values are Respect, Integrity, Teamwork, and Camaraderie. We aim to create an inclusive, friendly, and competitive environment where students excel in ultimate Frisbee while also expanding their social circles. Most importantly, we believe that ultimate is more than just a sport; it is a way to bridge social gaps and bring communities together.

  • Highlights: Schoolwide blood drive, throwing clinic for local orphans, home and away tournaments
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage

 

VinVivid

VinVivid

VinViVid is a Photography and Graphic Design Club formed by a group of first- generation VinUnians to connect students and share interest for the arts. VinViVid would be the best way to capture memorable, emotional moments at VinUni through the lens of a camera.

  • Highlights: We will host art exhibitions for students in and out of VinUni, so that they gain a better appreciation for the beauty and message of art.
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage.
Youth Hospitality Association (YHA)

Youth Hospitality Association (YHA)

YHA – Youth Hospitality Association is a hospitality ecosystem providing the youth with diverse resources from competition platforms to workshops, podcasts and anything possible. By creating resources for students to delve into managers’ mindsets and train management skills, we want to deliver the precious value of “Hospitality” and spread the idea of “living the hospitality spirit” to the VinUniversity community and society. Our club vision is to become a leading hospitality community in Vietnam, in partnership with international companies, communities and to provide hoteliers the privileged access to talents.

  • Highlights: Workshop series (About Coffee and Back of house knowledge), Hospitality Fair, Hospitality Hub Talk, and club internal projects
  • For more information, please visit our fanpage
THE HO CHI MINH COMMUNIST YOUTH UNION

THE HO CHI MINH COMMUNIST YOUTH UNION

The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union of VinUniversity (HCYU of VinUni) (Tiếng Việt: Đoàn Thanh niên Cộng sản Hồ Chí Minh trường Đại học VinUni) is a direct branch of HCYU of Ha Noi City – part of the largest social-political organization of Vietnamese youth. Members of the Executive Committee of the Union are elected through a Congress, which takes place twice per 5 years. The Union operates under the regulations of the HCYU, and the directions from the university and HCYU of Ha Noi City.

The Union’s mission is to foster patriotism and social responsibilities among Union members and youth in the university, through volunteer activities and youth movement organized by HCYU of VinUni and Ha Noi City.