The High Commission of India, Dhaka hosted a get-together to bid farewell to Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) scholars at the Chancery premises on Thursday.
Around 65 awardees, representing nearly 300 selected scholars across Bangladesh attended the event.
Engineering courses attracted the maximum numbers, followed by Sciences, Social Sciences and Dance and Culture. Among those that qualified, around 74 percent were men, and 26 percent women, said a press release the High Commission of India on Thursday.
Through this, they will also experience the diversity of India’s different regions, through contact with different cultures and traditions prevailing in those regions.
These young talented minds, after their successful academic pursuits, would go on to become leaders in Bangladesh’s progress in all fields, especially culture, economics, science and technology.