20 percent children to take vocational education by 2020: Nahid
15 February 2015, Nirapad News: Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid today said the government has undertaken initiatives to admit 20 percent children of the country in technical and vocational educational institution by 2020.
“The government will also enhance facilities of technical and vocation education,” he said while addressing as the chief guest at a seminar on “Role of Industries in Increasing Standard of Technical Education” organized by Sylhet Polytechnic Institute at a city hotel here.
The minister said a lot of student do not get job after completing their master degree. “If they received technical education, they will not be jobless,” he added.
Vice-Chancellor of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology Professor Aminul Haque and Sylhet Divisional Commissioner Sajjadul Hasan spoke on the occasion as special guest.