University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh signs MoU with BBC Media Action
The University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) and BBC Media Action, Bangladesh signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 28 January 2014 at ULAB. Vice Chancellor Professor Imran Rahman and Richard Lace, Head of Project (English In Action) signed the document on behalf of ULAB and BBC Media Action Bangladesh, respectively.
BBC Media Action is working to establish a network of English Language Clubs across Bangladesh by the end of March 2014. These clubs will Bangladeshis learn English through self-directed English learning materials produced by BBC Media Action. As a partner of BBC Media Action, ULAB will host an English club for its students, and take part in the specialized language learning activities developed by BBC Media Action. ULAB will also support BBC Media Action’s Research and Learning team in conducting research studies and other related activities.
Prof. Brian Shoesmith, Senior Adviser, ULAB Board of Trustees, Dr. H.M. Jahirul Haque, ULAB Pro-Vice Chancellor, Prof. Golam Sarwar Chowdhury, Professor of English at ULAB, and members of BBC Media Action were also present at the ceremony.
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