Digital certificate bank will be developed for university students


Education Minister Mahibul Hasan Chowdhury Naufel said that about 4.5 million students are studying in Bangladesh’s higher education institutions. It is necessary to develop a digital certificate bank to store the certificates of a large number of students. There will be a record of all the information of the students. BDREN can help students in creating portfolios in this regard.

He said these things in the speech of the chief guest at the opening ceremony of the new office of Bangladesh Research and Education Network (BDREN) at Gulshan-Tezgaon in the capital on Sunday (July 7).

Digital certificate bank will be developed for university students

The Education Minister said that BDIREN has been able to bring many research and higher education institutions including most of the public and private universities of the country under a single network by creating a timely digital platform. Organizations covered by BDREN network are contributing to the creation of skilled manpower in building Smart Bangladesh by taking advantage of digital platforms.

Mohibul Hasan Chowdhury said that BDREN has brought revolutionary changes in the field of higher education in the country. Students of higher education institutions of the country can take various digital services related to education and research directly from BDREN.

Digital certificate bank will be developed for university students

Chairperson of Bidren Trust and Chairman of University Grants Commission (Additional Charge) Professor Dr. presided over the event. Muhammad Alamgir.

Among others, UGC member Prof. Dr. Md. Sajjad Hossain, Professor Dr. Hasina Khan, Vice-Chancellor of Chittagong University. Md. Abu Taher, Ujisor former member professor. Md. Akhtar Hossain and Professor Dr. Dil Afroza Begum and others.

BDREN’s journey began in 2009 as a component of UGC’s Higher Education Quality Improvement Project with an aim to build a teaching and research network in Bangladesh’s higher education institutions. It is being run under a trust since 2019, after the end of the project period.

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