Education has achieved a lot of importance in country like
Bangladesh. Today people from all the spheres are receiving
education under the direct subsidy of the government. In
fact, the government runs the primary, secondary, and higher
secondary schools. It is also seen that the government do
provides funds for many of the private schools as well.
Moreover, the government do provide subsidy to fifteen
universities via the university grants commission. The
constitution of Bangladesh states that education should be
provided to all. In addition to this, the article 17 of the
Bangladesh constitution reveals that children belonging to
the age group between six to eighteen years will get free
The education system in Bangladesh has
three segments namely general education, madrasah and the
technical education. Each of these segments has five levels.
Let us concentrate on that.
Primary and secondary level of education:
In Bangladesh, the primary and secondary
education is under control of the seven general education
boards. These actually cover districts as Barisal, commila,
Chitaging, Dhaka, Dinajpur, Rajshahi etc. Moreover, if one
wants to get the religious education, can definitely get in
the government controlled Marsha schools. In about six
regions, the secondary education takes place, which actually
works based on the two popular public examinations called
the SSC and HSC.
Focusing to the non-government
institutions, where the intermediate level of the
non-governing body plays an important role. They actually
looks after maintaining the expenditures, controlling
budget, recruiting the staff etc.In fact, it is also seen
that the teachers in these are actually appointed by the
school management committees. In case of the government
schools, the school management committee is not present. In
case of the government schools, the headmaster alone runs
the school under the direction of the deputy director. In
order, to ensure safety of the children Parent Teachers
Association is also there.
Tertiary level of education:
The University Grants Commission runs the
tertiary level of education. In fact, at this stage the
colleges are under the restriction of the national
university. Here the medical colleges are under the public
university. The best part is that in Bangladesh the
universities are independent bodies run by the Academic
Council, Syndicate, and the Senate.
The mode of English medium schools in
Most of the schools in Bangladesh are
English medium schools and discipline takes place in English
language only except one regional language. These schools
are all run by the private organizations. In addition to
this, the students need to give all kinds of examination
catering to the needs of their future. The general
certificate examination takes place from the recogniosed
universities of Bangladesh. Children those who wish to
appear for these examinations have to follow the curriculum
of the GCE. Moreover, these examinations are looked after by
the British council of Bangladesh.
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