- Attract high-potential prospective students from schools through various programs.
- Strengthen the capacity of secondary schools and local university counsellors.
- Expand standard EducationUSA outreach services both within and beyond Dhaka.
- Foster partnerships with leading educational organisations and student groups.
The EdUSA student advising centre located at EMK Center Dhaka provides a comprehensive EducationUSA service for Bangladesh. This centre conducts various activities to support students interested in pursuing higher education in the United States. It offers services related to standardised testing preparation, school counsellor and teacher outreach, pre-departure orientation for outbound students, and outreach visits to secondary schools and universities across different regions of Bangladesh.
The centre aims to provide necessary materials for student outreach, including promotional materials. It also organises workshops and clubs to help students prepare for standardised tests like TOEFL, IELTS, GRE, GMAT, and SAT. These activities are designed to enhance students’ test-taking skills and strategies.
Additionally, the centre focuses on strengthening the capacity of secondary school teachers and counsellors by conducting training and information sessions. It also organises networking sessions to connect with local school and university officials to expand opportunities for prospective graduate-level and transfer students. The centre also conducts pre-departure orientation sessions for outbound students heading to the United States.
Lastly, the centre carries out outreach visits to various regions in Bangladesh to engage with prospective students, parents, teachers, and school counsellors. These activities are vital for promoting higher education opportunities in the United States. The EdUSA EMK Center’s efforts align with its goal to contribute to the strategic objectives of EducationUSA in Bangladesh.