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The private dilemma

The private dilemma

Ziauddin Choudhury

Fri, Oct 19 2018

When it comes to private universities, quantity does not mean quality

UGC chairman gets death threat

UGC chairman gets death threat

Dhaka

Wed, Jul 18 2018

A general diary regarding the threat was filed with Sher-e-Bangla Nagar police station

UGC approves Tk4643.50 crore for 40...

UGC approves Tk4643.50 crore for 40...

Education

Wed, Jun 27 2018

The budget for 40 public universities in FY2017-2018 was Tk4152.01 crore, and it was increased in the...

A great responsibility

A great responsibility

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jun 2 2018

A quick-buck mentality is not good for the education sector

A regressive move

A regressive move

Opinion

Sat, Apr 21 2018

Scrapping the GED would jeopardize the futures of thousands of promising students

Dr Rounaq Jahan: There is more to life...

Dr Rounaq Jahan: There is more to life...

Education

Sun, Mar 11 2018

CWU Vice-Chancellor Dr Perween Hasan and the university’s Board of Trustees member Kazi Zahedul Hasan,...

Private universities  are not the...

Private universities are not the...

Editorial

Tue, Jan 30 2018

The growth of the private university system in Bangladesh can be attributed to the failure of public...

A digital education for a digital...

A digital education for a digital...

Opinion

Fri, Jan 26 2018

Experimenting, innovating, scaling up or down -- isn’t that what education is about?

ADB to initiate IT, Agricultural projects...

ADB to initiate IT, Agricultural projects...

Education

Tue, Jan 23 2018

The projects include a human resource development initiative for IT engineers

Awareness workshop on Research Gateway...

Awareness workshop on Research Gateway...

Education

Tue, Jan 16 2018

BdREN in association with university and industry will develop the software packages

UGC chairman’s mother passes  away

UGC chairman’s mother passes away

Nation

Thu, Nov 23 2017

She was the wife of renowned social worker Late Abdus Salam

Public universities grapple with teacher...

Public universities grapple with teacher...

Education

Sun, Nov 19 2017

The ratio of teachers to students at the universities in 2014 and 2015 was one to 15.

UGC chair: We need more rankings like...

UGC chair: We need more rankings like...

Education

Mon, Nov 13 2017

In this interview with the Dhaka Tribune’s Shegufta Hasnine Surur, University Grants Commission (UGC)...

‘Bangabandhu started protesting injustice...

‘Bangabandhu started protesting injustice...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 20 2017

'He had raised his voice during the non-cooperation movement against the British rule, when he was only...

Don’t call us, we’ll call you

Don’t call us, we’ll call you

Mahdin Mahboob

Wed, Jul 19 2017

Discrimination against private university students is unacceptable

UGC official caught stealing money from...

UGC official caught stealing money from...

Crime

Wed, Jul 5 2017

The official was previously reprimanded by the commission for several charges of theft

Inu questions UGC decision

Inu questions UGC decision

Education

Wed, May 3 2017

'Imposing directives is no solution and it does not result in better outcomes either. The authorities...

UN to combat sexual harassment in Bangladeshi...

UN to combat sexual harassment in Bangladeshi...

Education

Tue, Mar 14 2017

Sexual harassment is a problem that often goes ignored in educational institutes worldwide, regardless...

SC orders DIU to be shut down

SC orders DIU to be shut down

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 8 2017

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court has upheld a High Court (HC) verdict that ordered Darul Ihsan...

UGC to be renamed as HEC

UGC to be renamed as HEC

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 26 2016

The government has taken a move to rename University Grants Commission (UGC) as the Higher Education...

Importance of studying Environmental...

Importance of studying Environmental...

D2

Mon, Oct 31 2016

Climate change is currently one of the most widely discussed issues around the world. Bangladesh is one...