850 teachers, students to receive tech education in China


DHAKA, July 10, 2018 (BSS) – A total of 50 teachers and 800 students are
going to China soon with scholarship to take technical education there.

The students will study in three-year diploma engineering while the
teachers will obtain bachelor, master and PhD degrees, said an official
release here today.

A 44-member Chinese delegation, including representatives from the
government and 17 Chinese educational institutions, are now selecting the
scholarship awardees in Bangladesh, the release added.

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid, State Minister for Technical and
Madrasah Education Division (TMED) Kazi Keramat Ali, Secondary and Higher
Education Division Secretary Sohrab Hossain, TMED Secretary Md Alamgir and
Chinese Envoy in Dhaka Zhang Zuo Un met the delegation at a function held at
a city hotel last night.

Last year, 308 students got enrolled in 10 Chinese educational
institutions with scholarship.