The class was part of the ongoing partnership between the Bangladesh Cricket Board and AIUB under which the AIUB , as the BCB’s Official Education Partner, arranges English language classes, leadership courses, cultural awareness and life skills classes and a variety of educational programmes including computer fundamental courses. The beneficiaries of the BCB-AIUB partnership are the Academy, Under 19, High Performance and various age group trainees and also cricketers of the National Team.
American International University Bangladesh (AIUB) faculty member Mehedi Kayser Pabitra conducting an English language class for cricketers of the Bangladesh National Under 19 Team at the SAHARA-BCB National Cricket Academy today (Thursday).
The AIUB also offers annual scholarships to six cricketers of Under 19/Academy/National Team level in its undergraduate and graduate degree programmes. The University plays a significant role in capacity building of the BCB administration by providing three full scholarships per year for BCB officials.