A musical performance at the event (Photo: VNA)

Seoul (VNA) – A Vietnam cultural evening took place at Sejong University in the Republic of Korea on March 27, entertaining participants with musical performances and tasty food.

The event aimed to mark the 10th founding anniversary of the Vietnamese student association’s chapter at the university and the 25-year ties between Vietnam and the RoK.

Le Huy Viet, head of the student body at Sejong, said the number of Vietnamese students at Sejong University now amounts to 187, the second largest compared to other foreign communities at the school.

Addressing the event, first vice rector of Sejong University Kim Seung-Eok praised the learning and research ability of Vietnamese students, saying he believed they would succeed in life and contribute significantly to society.

Nguyen Dinh Dung, First Secretary at the Vietnam Embassy in the RoK, took note of achievements in learning and research of the student chapter at Sejong University, saying the group has actively engaged in activities contributing to their home country.

Attracting the participation of nearly 400 students, the cultural night featured a photo exhibition on Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes.-VNA