Sunday, 22 May, 2022

Education

Hunger strike: 16 SUST students hospitalised 

Sixteen of agitating students of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) were hospitalised while many others have fallen sick. Meanwhile, hunger strike of the students demanding resignation of Vice-Chancellor Prof Farid Uddin Ahmed entered the fourth day today (Saturday),

At least 200 SUST students sued over clash with cops

More than 200 unidentified students Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) have been sued over attempt to snatch firearms from law enforces during the clash on Sunday. Sub-inspector Md Abdul Hannan of the Jalalabad Police Station filed the case accusing students of

Covid: Decision on educational institutions Sunday

The government on Sunday will decide whether the educational institutions of the country will be closed after receiving the opinion of the National Technical Advisory Committee on Covid-19. The Ministry of Education will hold a meeting with the National Technical Advisory Committee in

Unvaccinated students can't go to schools

Cabinet secretary Khandker Anwarul Islam has said students won't not be allowed to go to their schools without taking Covid vaccine. He said, "Students above 12 years old cannot go to schools without taking the first dose of Covid vaccine. Besides, no one can go outside

Breaking Barriers to Education: The World’s First Ed-Tech Marketplace Launches Globally

Head quartered in New York, WooStudy, the world’s first AI powered Ed-Tech Marketplace has launched its global operations with presence now in Pakistan, India, Nigeria, Canada, and Bangladesh. With over 10,000 active students from around the world and more joining in everyday,

93.58pc pass SSC, equivalent exams

The results of this year’s Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations have been published Thursday morning with overall pass percentage of 93.58. The pass percentage of SSC examination is 94.08 while that of madrasa 93.33 and technical 88.49.   Besides,

SSC results on December 30

The results of this year’s Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and its equivalent examinations will be published on December 30. Abul Khair, senior information officer of the education ministry, confirmed the matter. The results will be published on the opening day of the book

IUB, MCCI sign MoU to strengthen industry-academia collaboration

Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) and the Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dhaka (MCCI) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to strengthen industry-academia collaboration in the areas of research, innovation and skills development. MCCI President Nihad

IUB signs MoU with UPL

Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University Press Limited (UPL) on December 7, 2021. The purpose of this MoU is to publish the second edition of the book titled “Bangladesh National Culture and Heritage: An Introductory

HSC exams begin Thursday 

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations of 2021 will begin across the country tomorrow (December 2). About 13,99,690 examinees will sit for the exams under 11 educational boards. Of them, 7,29,738 are boys and 6,69,952 are girls. Exams under madrasa and

BSFMSTU day observed

The authorities of Bangamata Sheikh Fojilatunnesa Mujib Science & Technology University (BSFMSTU) on Saturday celebrated the ‘University Day’ marking its 3rd founding anniversary on the campus amid festive mood. Marking the day, BSFMSTU wore a festive look with the

DPS STS’s first-ever TEDx event ends on a high note

DPS STS (Delhi Public) School Dhaka has recently organized its first-ever TEDx event titled ‘TEDxDPSSTSSchool’. A group of influential achievers from various fields came to the event and spoke about several thought-provoking and inspiring matters.  TEDxDPSSTSSchool was

Secondary school admission: Online application process begins

Submission of online applications for admissions to public and private schools in Bangladesh began today (November 25) and end on December 8. The process will continue till December 8, said the Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE). This admissions to both government

9.87% pass DU 'Gha' unit entry exam

The admission test results of "Gha" unit, under the Social Sciences faculty of Dhaka University, for 2020-21 session was published today (Nov 24) with a pass rate of 9.87 percent. Vice-Chancellor of the University Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman unveiled the results at the

21.75% pass DU 'Ga' unit entry exam

The admission test results of "Ga" unit, under the Business faculty of Dhaka University, for 2020-21 session was published today (Nov 23) with a pass rate of 21.75 percent. Vice-Chancellor of the University Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman unveiled the results at the Professor

13,99,690 students to sit for HSC exams from Dec 2

The Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations will begin across the country on December 2, said Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni on Thursday. A total of 13,99,690 students will take part in this year’s examinations, she said at a press conference held at

Bangladesh advances 3 places in ranking of sending students to US

More than 8,000 Bangladeshi students studied in the United States in the 2020/2021 academic year, moving Bangladesh three places up from the previous year, according to the Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. In celebrating the International Education Week (IEW)

Online application for school admission from Nov 25

The online application for admission in schools across the country will start on November 25 and will continue till December 8. The decision was taken at a meeting of the Directorate of Secondary & Higher Education on Thursday. Heads of different educational institutions

Dipu Moni elected member of UNESCO-led SDG4-Education Steering Committee

Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni has been elected as a member of the UNESCO-led SDG4-Education High Level Steering Committee in the Asia-Pacific region. She was elected at a high-level segment of the 2021 Global Education Meeting held at UNESCO headquarters on Wednesday, a press release

JU admission tests begin

The admission tests for the first-year honours programmes under the 2020-21 academic session of Jahangirnagar University has begun today (Nov 9) with the admission test under the ‘D’ unit for the Faculty of Biological Sciences. The entrance tests under nine units will end