Northern University Bangladesh has announced ‘Student Support Loan’ (SSL) in higher education. NUB and Bank Asia have taken dynamic steps for Honors and Masters level students.
Northern University said an innovative step have been taken for students who are having difficulty continuing their studies due to the financial crisis or dropping semesters due to tuition fees. They will be able to take ‘Student Support Loan’ (SSL) from Bank Asia on easy terms. During or after finishing their studies, they will pay off their education loans.
On this occasion a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between NUB and Bank Asia on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at the Board Room.
Prof. Dr. Abu Yusuf Md. Abdullah, Chairman, Northern University Bangladesh Trust was present as a Chief Guest. Professor Dr. Anwar Hossain, Vice Chancellor of NUB was present as the session Chair of the program. Dr. Mahfuzur Rahman, Chairman, ATN Bangla & ATN News, Mr. Arfan Ali, Managing Director & Chairman, Bank Asia Ltd. and Prof. Dr. Nazrul Islam, Pro-Vice Chancellor (D), NUB, were virtually present as special guests.
Prof. Dr. Mohammad Ekramol Islam, Treasurer, NUB, Commodore M Munirul Islam, (Retd) BN, Registrar, Saad Al Zabir Abdullah, Director IT, Ms. Labiba Abdullah, Director Finance, Prof. Dr. Anwarul Karim, Executive Director, BRC, Mossammat Habibun Nahar, Controller of Examinations and Mr. Mohammad Ziaul Hasan Molla, Deputy Managing Director, Bank Asia Ltd. were present as guests on the occasion.
Prof. Dr. Abu Yusuf Md. Abdullah, Chairman, Northern University Bangladesh Trust said, “We are the first private university to provide such loan assistance to students for higher education. They will repay this loan after finishing their student life. However, almost all other countries of the developed world provide education loans.”
Northern authority hopes, that the students of Northern University will be able to face the challenges ahead in the face of the global crisis by getting this loan facility.