BOU to launch ICT and Web-based learning system
DHAKA, May 26 (BSS) – Bangladesh Open University (BOU) is going to launch a project for expansion of Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) and Web-based learning system at grassroots level.
The project titled “Establishment of ICT and Web based Learning System in Bangladesh Open University” will be implemented by the BOU.
In this regard, Economic Relations Division (ERD) of Finance Ministry of Bangladesh Government and Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) signed a record of discussion agreement of 2.7 million US dollar.
Team leader of KOICA Nam Sun Lee and BOU Treasurer Professor Shanti Narayan Ghosh respectively inked the agreement while Vice- Chancellor of BOU R I M Aminur Rashid, Join Secretary of International Relations Division Mohammad Asifuzzaman, Deputy Secretary of Education Ministry Layla Arjumand Banu also were present at the function held at the conference room of ERD.
Under the project, a countrywide network of information, communication technology and web-based learning system and a mobile computer lab will also be established to reduce drop out of students.