Education Minister

The education minister's dilemma

Those who have done well in the higher secondary exam results on Thursday (August 18, 2016) have earned the right to show their exuberance as depicted in the media.

May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016

Govt opens probe

In the wake of severe criticism on social media, the education ministry has launched a probe into the incident of public humiliation of a headmaster in Narayanganj for his alleged derogatory...

April 1, 2016
April 1, 2016

HSC exams begin on Sunday

This year's Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations will begin on Sunday across the country, says Education

March 30, 2016
March 30, 2016

Trouble over hacker ad

An English coaching centre has landed in trouble for publishing an advertisement that allegedly inspired people to become hackers.

February 29, 2016
February 29, 2016

1,209 schools get show-cause notice

The education ministry has served show-cause notices to 1,209 institutions for not responding to an earlier order to pay back the additional exam fees that they charged students before the last...

February 12, 2016
February 12, 2016

Two schools to adjust additional amount

Two private schools in the capital have announced they would adjust the additional money they had collected as tuition fees with the fees for February in compliance with a government order.

February 9, 2016
February 9, 2016

Refund extra fees or face legal action

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid yesterday reaffirmed that legal action would be taken against the education institutions failing to return additional fees within the deadline.

February 8, 2016
February 8, 2016

Return extra fees or face action: Minister to schools

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid once again warns of legal actions if schools fail to return additional tuition and registration fees collected from SSC examinees by the next seven working days...

February 4, 2016
February 4, 2016

Return extra fees

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid yesterday asked the educational institutions to return within seven working days the additional money they had collected as tuition fees and registration fees...

January 31, 2016
January 31, 2016

No extra marks to raise pass rate: Nahid

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid yesterday said there was no instruction from the government to give higher scores to the

January 12, 2016
January 12, 2016

Minister hopes for solution, teachers vow to continue protests

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid assures the agitating university teachers of solving the deadlock over “disparity” in the new pay scale through discussion.