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Global Classroom

Jointly offered by

Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) & University of Maryland (UMD), USA

  • Would you want to be a part of Global Classroom (USA and Bangladesh)?
  • Are you interested to have practical experience on Project Implementation Research?
  • Are you interested to be a part of the history of IUB and UMD partnership?
  • Are you a graduate student of Public Health, Development Studies, Anthropology, Environmental Science and Business Administration or a development professional?

Join us for a Certificate Course on

Addressing Current, Pressing Global, and Environmental Public Health Challenges in Bangladesh

Course Description: A virtual classroom learning experience in practical waste management project implementation; research techniques, data collection, analysis and research report writing on community household waste Management in Bangladesh.
Duration: Autumn Semester, September to December 2016 (12 days, one day engagement per week)
Course Fee: Tk 5000 for Students, Tk. 7000 for Professionals.
Last date of application: August 15, 2016 (Seats are limited)

Class begins:  2 September, 2016
Class hour:  Friday, 6:30-8:30pm
Key Resource Persons: Dr. Muhiuddin Haider, PhD, M.S
University of Maryland, USA
Dr. Shamsun Nahar Ahmed, PhD, MSS, MIIM,
Independent University, Bangladesh

On successful completion of the course, participants will be awarded a Joint certificate for the course issued by Independent University, Bangladesh.
How to apply:
Interested candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria should apply using the prescribed application form here. Completed applications are to be sent to by August 15, 2016. Please mention the course title you are applying for as the subject of your email. Only online application forms will be acceptable. Eligible candidates will be called to appear before an interview board for final selection.
For any further information, contact:
Dr. Shabareen Tisha, Lecturer, School of Public Health
Mobile: 01818064251
Shamim Ahmed, Manager, School of Public Health
Mobile: 01732040680
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