NHTTI, British Council sign MoU for IELTS skill development
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Sebastian Pearce, Director, Examinations, British Council and Parvez Ahmed Chowdhury, General Manager and Principal, NHTTI, BPC exchange documents after signing a MoU at NHTTI, Mohakhali, Dhaka on January 20
Dhaka : National Hotel and Tourism Training Institute (NHTTI) of Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation (BPC) signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with British Council to receive exclusive training for their students to face IELTS with ease.
The MoU signing was held at NHTTI of Hotel Abakash, Mohakhali C/A in the city on January 20.
On behalf of British Council and NHTTI, Sebastian Pearce, Director, Examinations and Parvez Ahmed Chowdhury, General Manager and Principal (NHTTI), Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation respectively signed the deal.
The ceremony was graced by special guest Md Shahadat Hossain, Director (Administration and Finance), Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation. Also, Begum Sarwat Reza, Head of Bu-siness Development (Examinati-ons), British Council was present.
More than 46,000 trainees of NHTTI are currently working in the hospitality and tourism sector all over the world.
In foreign countries, IELTS is prioritised for recruitment purposes. So, British Council and NHTTI decided to go for this MoU.
British Council will provide three free training sessions exclusively for NHTTI students at the training institute's campus with a view to making them competent enough to pass IELTS easily.
All the books of NHTTI's library related to IELTS as well as British Council's e-library will be available to the students for training purposes.
The students will sit for the IELTS exam as an individual group exclusively.