Sunday, October 19

Higher Education in Finland | Study in Finland

Education in Finland is an education system with no tuition fees and with fully subsidized meals served to full-time students. The Finnish system of higher education is regarded as excellent and its universities are highly ranked worldwide.

Finnish higher education consists of two parts:
  • Universities provide academic education based on research. All 14 universities offer Bachelor’s, Master's, licentiate and doctoral degrees (3 + 2 + 4 years).
  • Universities of Applied Sciences (polytechnics) provide vocational education on a higher level and promote applied research. Polytechnics confer Bachelor’s (from 3.5 up to 4 years) and Master’s (1 – 1.5 years) degrees. A student is eligible for polytechnic/UAS Master’s level studies after accomplishing a Bachelor’s degree, and having acquired at least three years of relevant work experience after that. 
Students who study abroad in Finland can choose between two types of colleges: universities and polytechnic institutions.

Finnish Students
There are many prominent universities in the Finland. The University of Eastern Finland is one of them. University of Eastern Finland was established in 2010. The University operates two main campuses, in Joensuu and Kuopio, and the university also has a campus in Savonlinna.

Each of the campuses has a distinct profile and cooperation between the campuses in research, education and supporting services is close. With approximately 14,000 students and 3000 members of staff, the University of Eastern Finland is one of the largest universities in Finland.

The profile of the university underscores multidisciplinary and the four faculties of the University of Eastern Finland, i.e. the Philosophical Faculty, the Faculty of Science and Forestry, the Faculty of Health Sciences, and the Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies, offer teaching in more than 100 major subjects.

The university has extensive international relations and the university's teaching and research staff and students are active in participating in various mobility programs. The University of Eastern Finland is a multidisciplinary university which is internationally recognized for its high standard of research and education. The university has a strong profile in its areas of expertise: Forests and the Environment, Health and Well-being, and New Technologies and Materials.

The university has also selected two regionally and nationally significant fields in which the university's research activities will be further strengthened: Broad-Based Expertise Pertaining to Russia and Selected Fields of Teacher Education. With its extensive networks, the university constitutes a significant competence cluster, which promotes the well-being and positive development of Eastern Finland.


Important links for Finnish educational authorities:
Visa Information/ processing guide for study in Finland:

Processing guide for study in Finland | Finland Student Visa Information

Finnish Students
Education in Finland is an education system with no tuition fees and with fully subsidized meals served to full-time students. The Finnish system of higher education is regarded as excellent and its universities are highly ranked worldwide.

Finnish higher education consists of two parts: 
  • Universities provide academic education based on research. All 14 universities offer Bachelor’s, Master's, licentiate and doctoral degrees (3 + 2 + 4 years).
  • Universities of Applied Sciences (polytechnics) provide vocational education on a higher level and promote applied research. Polytechnics confer Bachelor’s (from 3.5 up to 4 years) and Master’s (1 – 1.5 years) degrees. A student is eligible for polytechnic/UAS Master’s level studies after accomplishing a Bachelor’s degree, and having acquired at least three years of relevant work experience after that. 
Finland Student Visa Information

Finland Embassy/Consulate for Bangladesh:
Embassy of Finland
E-3, Nyaya Marg, Chanakyapuri
New Delhi 110021

India
Office timing (Monday-Friday): 10:00-12:00 hours
Telephone: +91-11-5149 7500
Fax: +91-11-5149 7555
E-mail: sanomat.nde@formin.fi
Web: http://www.finland.org.in

Visa Fees: Visa Fee RS. 1950 is payable in cash or by demand draft in favor of 'Embassy of Finland, New Delhi'

Required Documents for Apply: The following documents are required 
  1. Visa application form carefully completed, dated and signed by the applicant
  2. One recent photo in color, 36x47 mm, light background, not attached to the application
  3. Passport, which is valid at least three months end of the visit and a copy of it
  4. Letter of acceptance from the university in Finland where the applicant has been accepted
  5. All educational documents, including marks sheets (SSC, HSC, Bachelor's, Master's or other post-secondary, college, vocational or university diploma, certificate or degree).
  6. If needed, Documents of your professional qualification
  7. Documents of your IELTS/Other Language Proficiency Test
  8. Proof of sufficient funds (such as a copy of a recent bank statement)
  9. Statement of students account (scholarship, secure income)
  10. Applicant must make a bank deposit of EUR 6,000.00 in his/her name and it must be renewed every academic year. 

Important links for Finnish educational authorities:

Saturday, October 18

Management Trainee Officer (MTO) at Meghna Bank Ltd.| MTO job notice of Meghna Bank Ltd.

Meghna Bank Limited is looking for bright Youngman and ladies having very good academic background who will share our vision and will execute our mission for incremental growth and excellence and who will be able to work under pressure.

Application Deadline/ Last day for apply: October 31, 2014
          
Job Requirements of Management Trainee Officer (MTO) of Meghna Bank Ltd.:

Educational Requirements:
  • MBA/ MBM/ Masters in Banking, Finance, Marketing, Economics, Agricultural Economics, Public Administration, English, Accounting, Management, Computer Science.
  • Minimum 02 (two) first divisions/ classes or equivalent CGPA (minimum CGPA 3.00 out of 4.00 and CGPA 4.00 out of 5.00) having no 3rd division/class in academic record.
  • Eligible Universities: Any Public University, North South University, East West University, BRAC University, Independent University, Bangladesh. 
Age: Candidates must not be over 30 years of age as of October 31, 2014

Job Location: Anywhere in Bangladesh

The position offers monthly consolidated remuneration of Tk. 35,000/- for the probation period. On successful completion of probation period of 1 (one) year and subject to qualifying the prescribed tests, the candidates will be absorbed as Senior Officer in the Bank. Candidates selected for appointment as MTO will be required to execute a bond for serving the Bank for a minimum period of 3 years including the probation period.

Interested individuals are requested to apply online through www.bdjobs.com. A Pay Order/ Bank Draft (non refundable) of Tk. 300/- (Tk. Three Hundred) from any scheduled bank favoring "Meghna Bank Limited" along with the "Acknowledgement Receipt" generated after submission of the online application should be sent to the following address by October 31, 2014. Tracking Number, Name & Cell Number must be written on the rear side of the PO/DD before sending.

Deputy Managing Director
Human Resources Division
Meghna Bank Limited
Head Office
Doreen Tower (Level-7-8)
6 A North Avenue C.A., Gulshan – 2
Dhaka – 1212
Bangladesh

About Meghna Bank Limited: MEGHNA BANK LIMITED is a Bank with the vision to become the leader in financial services in the country by fostering a culture that stresses the highest ethical standards. The Bank strives to create an environment which is conducive towards proactive learning and superior performance. Meghna Bank Limited is committed towards providing a positive working environments and a workplace, which aligns the personal aspirations of our people to the business imperatives and allows one to make a difference.