THE HEART OF THE FOUNDERS
We established the Apollo English Centre in 1995 with the mission of training the young Vietnamese generation to become global citizens to promote prosperity and help them change the world for the better. For us, the biggest reward is seeing people's lives become better thanks to the efforts and enthusiasm of the talented teachers at Apollo. We hope to be able to help more students at Apollo English "Where the best become better".
Arabella Peters & Khalid Muhmood
Apollo English Co-founders
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
KHALID MUHMOOD MBE
Education investor and co-founder
DUGIE CAMERON
Member of the Board
ARABELLA PETERS
Education investor and co-founder
GRAEME DAVIES
Member of the Board
RICHARD EU
Member of the Board

Graduated in Business Law (University of Hertfordshire) and holds a Master's Degree in Education (University of Exeter). Khalid served as chairman of the British Business Group in Vietnam for many years, as well as chairman of the Education Working Group at the Vietnam Business Forum. Khalid and his wife, Arabella Peters, have been working in the education sector in Vietnam since 1994, co-founding Apollo English, British University Vietnam, and the British Education Partnership.

He was honored to be awarded the medal “For the Cause of Education” by the Ministry of Education and Training and The Queen of England bestowed the honorary award of MBE on him in recognition of his contribution to the development of education in Vietnam.

Dugie Cameron has been in the education industry for over 30 years, including 25 years at Pearson International Education.

As president of Pearson Asia Pacific for seven years, Dugie has helped transform the company's position and refocus Pearson's business structure in 17 countries.

Dugie served as a director of more than 10 international joint ventures. He has a lot of experience in the field of educational publishing during his time at Harper Collins, as well as teaching English in Italy.

Educated in the UK, Arabella holds an honors degree in Economic Law from the University of Hertfordshire.
In 1995, she came to Vietnam, co-founded Apollo English and British University Vietnam.
Arabella has been officially honored by the Hanoi People's Committee and the Ministry of Education and Training for her contributions to Vietnam.
She is the first foreign woman working in the private sector to receive the medal “For the Cause of Education” from the Ministry of Education and Training.
In addition, she was also honored by Vietnam Television for her contributions to the success of “The Road to Olympia”.

Graeme held many important positions such as vice-principal of the University of Liverpool (1986-1991), managing director of the British Education Funding Council (1991-1995), principal of the University of Glasgow (1995-2003), honorary vice-principal and principal of the University of London (2003-2010).
He plays an important role in developing policies regarding the contribution of higher education to the economy, through teaching, research, and related activities.
He was knighted by the Queen of England in 1996 for his contributions to the university field.

Richard is the Group Chairman of Eu Yan Sang International Ltd (EYS), an appointment he has held since October 2017.

Prior to this appointment, Richard served as the Group Managing Director and Group CEO of EYS, transforming it into one of Asia’s largest TCM groups today. Under his leadership for over 28 years, the Group has successfully established itself in the broader market of natural wellness and has introduced TCM to new consumers with products and services to meet the needs of a modern lifestyle.

Richard Eu was named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2011 (Singapore) and represented Singapore at the Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur of The Year 2012 award in Monte Carlo, Monaco. He was also recognised as the CEO of the year by the Singapore Corporate Awards 2010, for SGX-listed companies with a market capitalisation of under S$300 million. In 2016, he was lauded as the Brand Leader of the Year by Influential Brands.

Prior to joining EYS, Richard, who holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from London University, UK, worked in merchant banking, investment management, stock broking, computer distribution and venture capital.

Richard is also currently the Chairman of Tuan Sing Holdings Limited and SUTL Enterprise Limited, both SGX listed companies. He also sits on the board of other private companies including Nippon Life India Asset Management Singapore Pte Ltd and Dragonfly Education Group. Apart from private sector interests, Richard actively participates in community projects and non-profit organisations. Most recently, Richard was conferred the Public Service Medal at the Singapore National Day Awards 2020 in recognition of his contribution to society as Chairman of Singapore University of Social Sciences.

VISION
Generations of confident children fulfilling their potential in a changing world
Generations of confident children fulfilling their potential in a changing world
Generations of confident children fulfilling their potential in a changing world
MISSION
Bringing English to life through real-world learning
Bringing English to life through real-world learning
Bringing English to life through real-world learning
VALUES
Passion
Accountability
Innovation
Partnership
Integrity
Passion
Accountability
Innovation
Partnership
Integrity
Passion
Accountability
Innovation
Partnership
Integrity
PROMISES
  • Confidence and fluency
  • Future skills
  • Guaranteed academic success
  • International experts
  • Impactful, effective learning
  • Parent partnership
  • Confidence and fluency
  • Future skills
  • Guaranteed academic success
  • International experts
  • Impactful, effective learning
  • Parent partnership
  • Confidence and fluency
  • Future skills
  • Guaranteed academic success
  • International experts
  • Impactful, effective learning
  • Parent partnership
5 FEATURES OF THE TRAINING SYSTEM
1. Student-focused teaching method
We apply current English learning methodology and trends through our "Learning English Through Subjects" lessons and staging "Meet, Manipulate, Make it your own" lesson
We incorporate future skills development into every lesson - developing Collaboration, Creativity, Communication, Critical Thinking.
2. Exclusive training curriculum
We teach using our exclusive curriculum developed by the world's leading publishers.
We use online resources, vivid images and videos to bring the world into the classroom.
Additional learning materials include storybooks (Graded Readers), books to practice spelling and pronunciation (phonics), etc.
3. Abundant extracurricular activities
Our core learning program is supplemented with rich extracurricular activities and diverse topics.
Special events, awards ceremonies, theme clubs and festivals are held regularly.
4. Conquer international exams: Cambridge and IELTS
Our study materials follow the Cambridge and IELTS exam programmes.
We regularly organise mock exams and practical experience.
Our curriculum includes specific exam skills preparation classes.
5. Application of modern technology in teaching
Our teachers use interactive devices and technology to enhance the learning experience.
Our courseware is supported by technological supplementaries such as learning applications, online workbooks and complementary games.
IMPRESSIVE NUMBERS
1000000+
Students trusted and studied at Apollo since 1995
1000 +
Highly qualified and experienced teachers
100%
Foreign teachers
50+
Teaching centers across the country and continuing to expand
25+
Over 25 years as the leading English teaching center in Vietnam
Apollo English's accomplishments over the last 25 years
Education Investor Awards
"Education Investor Awards The British's most prestigious education award is held annually to honour businesses with outstanding contributions to education around the world. With this award, Apollo English is proud to affirm its development following the international trend, with the mission of training the young Vietnamese generation to become future Global Citizens."
Education Investor Awards
Chu Van An Award
Golden Dragon Award
Top 100 best family and children's service products.
Certificate of Merit For The Cause of Vietnam's Education