Chinese Yunnan province offers 20 scholarships
DHAKA, Dec 5 (BSS) – The Chinese Yunnan provincial government today offered scholarships for 20 Bangladeshi students from next year.
“We will offer 20 scholarships to qualified students at different colleges and universities in Yunnan Province from the next academic session,” Deputy Director General of Education Department of the provenience Yang Gonghe told Education Secretary Dr Kamal Abdul Naser here.
Yang is now leading a 12-member delegation to Bangladesh and called on Education Secretary Dr Kamal Abdul Naser Chowdhury at his office, said an official handout.
The Yunnan government will provide tuition fees, accommodation, food, treatment facilities and transportation to the students, who would be selected for the scholarships, the visiting team leader said.
Yang expressed his keen interest to provide assistance to Bangladesh youths to learn Chinese language.
Appreciating the proposal, the education secretary requested the Chinese delegation to send a concrete proposal regarding on it.