Universal College Bangladesh’s official campus inauguration ceremony held
The campus of Universal College Bangladesh (UCB), exclusive partner of Monash College, Australia, had been officially inaugurated by Dr Dipu Moni, MP, Honorable Minister of Education, on September 12, 2021. Universal College Bangladesh is the only Ministry of Education approved international education provider in Bangladesh.
Chief Guest of the event Dr Dipu Moni joined on the dais by Special Guest Honorable Minister of Commerce, Tipu Munshi, MP, Honored guest Mr Mohibul Hassan Chowdhury, M.P., Deputy Minister of Education, Guest of Honor, H.E. Jeremy Bruer, Australian High Commissioner to Bangladesh and Dr Sandeep Ananthanarayanan, Group CEO, UCB. Apart from keynote speeches by distinguished guests, additional presentations from Prof. Sarwar Uddin Ahmed, Dean of Academic Affairs, UCB and Amid Hossain Chowdhury, Head of Marketing, UCB, the ceremony featured a landmark presentation on STS Knowledge City, the nation's first, and largest education city project.
STS Group is the same enterprise that has brought to Bangladesh the best of school education with ISD and DPS STS Schools, the best of healthcare with Evercare Group of Hospitals, and now the best of international education with Universal College Bangladesh.
"We are very thankful to Dr Dipu Moni for her forethought and vision in helping transform the education landscape of Bangladesh. Universal College Bangladesh is bringing to the doorsteps of Bangladeshi students affordable, world-class international education, thereby not only expanding future possibilities for domestic students but also saving the nation's foreign exchange outflow significantly," said Bob Kundanmal, Chairman, Universal College Bangladesh. "On completion of their programs at UCB, students get 100% guaranteed entry into Monash University Australia and Malaysia," said Zarif Munir, Director, Universal College Bangladesh.
Situated at Gulshan Avenue (SA Tower,1 Gulshan Avenue, Dhaka-1212) in the heart of Dhaka City, Universal College Bangladesh campus has been designed by one of the world's leading education design consulting firms and is amongst the most modern campuses that the subcontinent has to offer. At the same time, the state-of-the-art UCB campus engenders Bangladeshi cultural paradigms significantly, one example being the counselling pods at UCB, which are designed similar to rickshaws.