Contestants in the final round of Miss University Vietnam last year. (Photo courtesy of the organiser)

Hanoi (VNA) - Miss University Vietnam, a contest which evaluates university students’ beauty, intelligence, self-confidence and virtue began on August 22 in Hanoi.

Contestants aged 18-24 who are studying at universities and colleges nationwide can submit applications to the organising board from now to October 10.

The qualifying rounds will take place in Hanoi, Hai Phong, Da Nang, Buon Me Thuot, Can Tho and HCM City.

During the contest, they will take part in social and charitable activities. The final round will take place in HCM City on December 10.

Last year, the contest attracted 3,000 entrants nationwide. The contest is ran by the Vietnam Youth Union and Today TV channel.-VNA