On July 23rd, 2008, MTI Vietnam has been recognized as an official member of the Asia Pacific Theological Association (APTA). This participation allows MTI to connect to a vast network between Standard Bible schools in Asia. The membership’s benefit in this organization is to build partnerships with standard theology schools in Asia. MTI will also receive guidance from APTA to upgrade the quality of their education, and teaching standards, international standards. This is one of the goals of MTI, improving the quality of education to be accredited by APTA follow international standards in 2012.
On September, from 8th to 12th, 2008, Pastor Bui Thanh Se (Government Board President) and Rev. Tran Qui-Laurent (MTI Vice President at the time) attended the first meeting APTA, they are official representatives of MTI – a member of the APTA.
picture: MTI’s Principal (white shirt) received the Plaque at APTA Conference, Singapore.