The Nam Can Tho University in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho has proposed to develop a university-urban complex with a total investment of 7 trillion VND (304.7 million USD) in Cai Rang district.
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The municipal Department of Construction has been tasked with coordinating with relevant agencies to study the proposal.
The university’s proposal, submitted to the municipal People’s Committee on June 21, envisaged a complex on an area of 100 ha, which will include a campus, dormitories, a high-tech centre meeting regional and international standard, along with a system of schools from kindergarten to high school levels, a vocational training centre, a digital library, and a software production centre.
The complex will also feature an ecological urban area, a hospital, an opera house, a multifunctional sports centre, a shopping centre, restaurants and hotels, and a pharmaceutical production area.
Nam Can Tho University is a private university based in Ninh Kieu district. It has invested in building training facilities, including a hospital in Nam Can Tho residential area with a total budget of 800 billion VND.