BRITISH COUNCIL AND AIUB SIGNED CONTRACT FOR CONSULTANCY SERVICES

The British Council Bangladesh has awarded the contract for a consultancy services to the American International University-Bangladesh  to  implement the project entitled: Audio-Visual Materials Production for the English Language Modules under Transforming English Language Skills in the Higher Education Sector in (TELSHEB) Project. This project is aimed at producing audio-visual materials in line with the two modules previously produced by the British Council, as follows: English for Academic Purpose and English for Employability. The Consultancy Services will be spearheaded by Dr. Charles C. Villanueva, Dean, FBA and Asso. Senior Vice President of the AIUB’s  Center for Research, Planning and Development  as the Project Adviser; Mr. Hamidul Haque, Asst. Professor, English Department as Project Coordinator and Consultant for English Academic Purpose Module; Ms. Farheen Hassan, Head Department of Management and Consultant for English for Employability Module; Mr. Anwar Hossain, Director of Photography; Mohammad Mosfiqur Rahman, Media Studio In-Charge and Editor; and Md. Monirujjamal as Cameraman. The university has a Multi-media Arts Studio equipped with adequate and state-of-art audio-visual equipment and facilities. The Honorable Vice Chancellor of AIUB, Dr. Carmen Z. Lamagna signed the contract on behalf of the university and Mr. Robin Davies, Director Partnerships and Programmes for the British Council Bangladesh. The signing ceremony was held in the British Council Bangladesh Office on 3 November 2013 witnessed by Mr. Lutfar Rahman, Director International Affairs of AIUB; Mr. Mirja Mohammad Shahjamal, Head of Education, British Council; Dr. Borendra Tripura, Project Manager Internationalising Higher Education and Mr. Sanjib Malhotra, Director of Operation British Council Bangladesh.