Hsinchu, Taiwan– October 17, 2016 –CoreTech System (Moldex3D), the global leading provider of plastic injection molding simulation solutions, today announced the donation of the latest release of Moldex3D R14 software, valued at $3 million USD, to two of the most reputable universities in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology and Education (HCMUTE) and Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT).
HCMUTE and HCMUT are top-ranking schools in Vietnam and both share an important role in educating the next generation of plastic engineers and product designers for the country. With this donation, students and faculty members at these two schools will have unprecedented access to the world’s leading CAE software to assist their study and research in the plastic engineering field.
In addition to the software donation, Moldex3D will provide hands-on software trainings and help develop viable CAE curriculum that best suited for the schools. Moldex3D software certification program will also be available on campus in both schools.
Prof. Nguyen Truong Thinh, Dean of Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at HCMUTE said the software donation is critical to the school. “Moldex3D is a true solution provider for plastic injection molding industry. This gift will not only enable us to add an essential yet practical segment to our curriculum but also will give our students the same access to the state-of-the-art software that is being utilized by many professionals working in the plastic design and molding industry.”
“We are truly thankful for this generous gift donated by Moldex3D. It is our school’s core mission to provide relevant education to our students and make sure all our graduates are equipped with skillful knowledge and training to be more competitive in the future job market. With the addition of CAE simulation abilities – thanks to Moldex3D’s donation, we are further preparing our graduates to be ready for the global trend of simulation-driven design concept,” said Prof. Mai Thanh Phong, Vice Rector for R&D and External Affairs of HCMUT.
According to Mr. Allen Peng, Managing Director – Asia Pacific of CoreTech System (Moldex3D), “We are very pleased with this opportunity to partner with two of the most prestigious universities in Vietnam. These significant partnerships reinforce our commitment to assisting the academic world in nurturing new blood for the industry and inspire more innovations by offering our state-of-the-art simulation technologies and resources.”
Both schools, HCMUTE and HCMUT have been planning to build a long-term relationship with Moldex3D. Currently, Moldex3D and the schools are in extensive discussions to develop more in-depth collaborations and are proactively moving the partnerships forward.
The software donation ceremony at HCMUTE (left) and HCMUT (right)
About Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology and Education (HCMUTE)
Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology and Education (HCMUTE) is currently listed as one of the top 10 universities in Vietnam and also a member in the top group of Southeast Asia universities.
This is a public university located in Thu Duc District, about 10 km north-east from downtown Ho Chi Minh City. This university offers bachelor’s and associate degree to prospective lecturers in other technical institutions. The university also conducts technical research and vocational training, in addition to educational cooperation with foreign universities. (Source: Wikipedia)
About Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT)
Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT) is a member of Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City is the flagship university in technology teaching and research activities in Vietnam.
HCMUT is a center of technology – industry and management training.
Up to May 2005, HCMUT has 11 faculties, 14 research and development (R&D) centers, 4 training centers, 10 functioning offices and one joint-stock company. During the past 30 years since Vietnam’s unification, 45,000 engineers and Bachelors have graduated from HCMUT. Up to now, HCMUT have trained Bachelors of Science, more than 7,000 Masters and 120 Doctors. (Source: Wikipedia)
About CoreTech System (Moldex3D)
CoreTech System Co., Ltd. (Moldex3D) has been providing the professional CAE analysis solution “Moldex” series for the plastic injection molding industry since 1995, and the current product “Moldex3D” is marketed worldwide. Committed to providing advanced technologies and solutions to meet industrial demands, CoreTech System has extended its sales and service network to provide local, immediate, and professional service. CoreTech System presents innovative technology, which helps customers troubleshoot from product design to development, optimize design patterns, shorten time-to-market, and maximize product return on investment (ROI). More information can be found at www.moldex3d.com.