The Exim Bank of Bangladesh will give the university students free laptop for personal and educational use under the ‘One Student One Laptop’ program. The Exim Bank and the Information and Communication Department of the Government have taken the initiative of laptop giving program. Under this program, one student will get one Dell brand laptop. Initially the program will introduce at the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) and the University of Shajalal Science and Technology.
This is a great initiative and grand opportunity for the students and will be helpful for the students who are studying in different universities. One condition is that after completion of the study and when will start their career, they have to give one laptop to the fund of ‘One student one Laptop’. To get this opportunity, students have to make registration online by following a certain link. They have to provide some specific information by filling up a registration form.
The applicants have to provide the following information for applying for this laptop giving program;
• Nape of Applicant
• Mothers’ Name
• Fathers’ / Husbands’ Name
• Permanent Address
• E-mail ID, Mobile number
• National ID number or Passport number
• Name of the university and department of respective university
• University registration number and year
• Roll number
Beside these information students have to provide a declaration with noting that they are receiving the laptop for education purpose and will give one to the fund when they will be in service.
The program of ‘One student one Laptop’ will be held on 30 April, 2015 in 11.00 am at Bangladesh Computer Council (BCS) conference hall that will be inaugurated by the advisor, Information and Communication affairs of the Prime Minister, Mr. Sajib Wajed. The Governor of Bangladesh Bank, Dr. Atiur Rahman, Vice Chancellor of Dhaka University, AAMS Arifin Siddique and State Minister of the ministry of Information and Communication Technology, Mr. Jonayed Ahmed Polak and the Secretary of the same Ministry.