Monash University Foundation Year Orientation, a program organized by Universal College Bangladesh, the exclusive partner of Monash College, Australia in Bangladesh, has recently come to an end on a high note. The program was held on the virtual communication platform Zoom and was streamed live on Monash Pathways at UCB social media platforms.
The “Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY) Orientation” program marked the commencement of an inaugural batch under Universal College Bangladesh. This is the first time in the history of Bangladesh that an international education provider has started its official batch. It is mentionable that Universal College Bangladesh is the only Ministry of Education-approved international education provider in Bangladesh.
The Day 01 (September 01) event flow consisted of welcome-speech delivered by esteemed officials from UCB, STS Group, followed by a detailed discussion on studying Monash programs, and Q/A sessions on getting started at UCB, important policies, key contacts, where to look for information, learning resources, etc. On Day 02 (September 02), there was an insightful exchange of information regarding essential academic tools for MUFY, creation of a Monash account and UCB account, use of Monash accounts, and navigation of courses on Moodle. Meanwhile, a highly effective workshop on “Academic Integrity and Academic Misconduct” was held, followed by a Maths Quiz for the enthusiastic participants to wrap up the MUFY Orientation.
Sandeep Ananthanarayanan, Chief Executive Officer, Universal College Bangladesh., Prof. Sarwar Ahmed, Ph.D. Dean of Academic Affairs, UCB, Monash College, Aaron Tan, Manager, International Recruitment & Development, Monash University, Malaysia, and Alphonsa Pakiam, Head, Asia and Africa, Monash University, Admission and Communication, Australia and other respected guests delivered insightful speeches during the event.
“On this auspicious occasion, I congratulate all the bright, young students who are present here today for embarking on their new journey to Monash at Universal College Bangladesh. I believe this will be a very exhilarating experience for them as this path will help them reach their desired goal in life. It is a very exciting and proud moment for all of us that we have come this far. I wish all the students a prosperous future ahead,” said Dr. Sandeep, CEO, Universal College Bangladesh.
Universal College Bangladesh (UCB) is the exclusive partner of Monash College, Australia, and is the only Ministry of Education-approved international education provider in Bangladesh.Students can jumpstart their journey to a degree at Monash University immediately after their O/AS/A/HSC levels by joining Monash College programs right here in Bangladesh at UCB.Students receive the same global academic curriculum, a 100% guaranteed entry to Monash University (provided entry requirements are met), and extremely cost-effective tuition fees.