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BICF IFC Project Information Corner

Implemented by Economic Research Group and BMB Mott MacDonald

Academic Partnership Program (APP)

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Under APP, five leading private universities of Bangladesh has joined in a team to start an academic concentration (a minor) in their Business and Economics undergraduate programs.  These universities are: North South University, Independent University of Bangladesh, American International University of Bangladesh, East West University and BRAC University.

The universities are currently working on designing the curriculum and it is expected that they will start enrolling students under the concentration area by Spring 2010, subject to approval of the UGC.

Besides, establishing a minor on Investment Climate Issues, these five universities have also established Investment Climate Unit (ICU), a research cell which will be promoting research among the faculty members and the students in their universities.

An additional component of APP is to place students on paid internship program in resea