A total of fifteen people have recently been awarded the Prime Minister's Fellowship for PhD this year under the Public Administration Skills Enhancement Project for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals of the Government of Bangladesh.
Of them, Md Abir Hasan, a former student of the Department of Economics at East West University (EWU), has been awarded as the only non-government PhD applicant from Bangladesh for this fellowship. He will complete his PhD at Oxford University in the UK, said a press release.
Besides, Fatima Tasnim, a student of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of the same university, has received a job offer letter from the world's largest tech giant Google, as a software engineer, the press release added.
Professor Dr Mohammed Farashuddin, Chief Adviser, and Professor Dr MM Shahidul Hassan, Vice Chancellor of EWU, congratulated them for their achievements.