|Published : 16 Feb 2017, 18:03:33|
Govt widens opportunity for tertiary education: Nahid
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid said the government has expanded the opportunities for tertiary level of education.
"Students are easily receiving higher education as we have expanded facilities for higher education up to the upazila level," he told a function at Biyanibazar Govt College on Wednesday.
The minister inaugurated the introduction of Master's course in Bangla, Economics and Political Science at the Biyanibazar Govt College.
He said an appreciable progress has been made in the education sector over the past eight years as a result of sincere efforts of the government.
"Like primary and secondary education, tertiary education has been expanded significantly across the country. Now students are easily receiving higher education from their nearby educational institutions," Nahid added.
Representatives of local government bodies, officials, teachers and students, among others, were present at the function with principal of the college Prof Darkesh Chandra Nath in the chair.