Northern University Bangladesh has provided 1,500 laptops with a 65 percent discount and free mobile data to 10,000 students so that they can participate in online classes, reads a press release.
On the occasion of the inauguration of Northern University Digital Campaign 2020 on July 9, Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister Mustafa Jabbar thanked the university authorities for providing technical assistance to the students.
Northern University Bangladesh is the first university where the authorities have taken this decision for the convenience of the students.
Also, considering Covid-19, for Summer-2020 semester, a 50 percent discount on admission fee, an additional 20 percent waiver on tuition fee are going on.
There are 10-100 percent scholarships based on merit and about 10,000 students are also getting an additional 15 percent scholarship.