The deadline for submission of application for the USA Community College Initiative (CCI) Program for academic year 2021-22 is approaching with the last date being BDT 4 : 30 p.m. January 7 this year.
CCI Program Briefs :
The CCI Program, a one year non-degree one, is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. It provides participants opportunities to study at community colleges in the United States to build mutual understanding through a non-degree program of academic, vocational, and cultural studies.
The 2021-22 program will provide academic instruction in the fields of applied engineering, agriculture, business management and administration, early childhood education, information technology, media, public safety, and tourism and hospitality management.
Since 2013, about 55 Bangladeshi students have participated in the program.
Primary Requirements : Students who have completed their higher secondary education or A-Level and are currently enrolled as first year university students are primarily eligible to apply for the program.
For further details on the program and eligibilities, interested students need to visit the following link at https://bd.usembassy.gov/ccip-24573/
Important Link : All applications must be made in the specified form available now at the following link https://bd.usembassy.gov/education-culture/student-exchange-programs/
Application Submission : Application submission must be made either via email or courier service as The American Center is currently closed to the public due to COVID-19.
For email option, one needs to use the following address which is [email protected]
And for courier, applicants need to use the following address :
Attn: Tahnia Shahid (Public Affairs Section)
Mail room, U.S. Embassy Dhaka
Madani Avenue , Baridhara, Dhaka-1212.
It should be note that the Embassy work week is Sunday to Thursday. Fridays and Saturdays are weekends.