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Bangladesh Technical Education Board

UNEVOC Centre (National Body) since 1995

Bangladesh Technical Education Board (BTEB) was established in 1954. BTEB as a statuary board namely “The East Pakistan Technical Education Board” was established through Act. No.-1 of 1967 by the then East Pakistan Assembly, to cope up with the extent of academic activities regarding Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET). Thus, the Bangladesh Technical Education Board came into existence with the jurisdiction over the entire area of Bangladesh to organize, supervise, regulate, control and develop technical and vocational education. The Board in its present form became operative with effect from June 1969. This act number 1 of 1967 was abolished and the new act namely “Bangladesh Technical Education Board act, 2018 has been executed since 14 November 2018. Accordingly, BTEB has been working under the supervision of Technical and Madrasah Education division of Ministry of Education. The Board is located at 8/c, sherebangla Nagar, Agargaon, Dhaka-1207.

Bangladesh Technical Education Board is a state regulatory board responsible for monitoring and developing technical and vocational education and training in the secondary levels throughout the Country. The board prepares the curriculum, develops learning materials, and grants affiliation to technical and vocational institutions governs admissions, conducts examinations, and awards certificates or diplomas and continuous Inspection, Supervision and Monitoring BTEB accredited TVET providing institute/ organization for quality assurance.


Provide quality Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) and thus improve its expansion.


To increase the institute - industry linkage.

To reach in a benchmark Target in global market.

Produce in a main streaming path for quality skilled manpower.

Collect country level experiences.

Produce parallel current qualification framework and quality assurance.

Provide Quality education & Institute expansion

Ensuring Life long learning of TVET professional.

Provide RPL Certification.

To Meetup the SDG Goal specially Goal no -4 & 8

To Ensure objective of Greening TVET and IR 4.0

Regular tasks

  • To conduct, recognize and control the technical and vocational education and training within the scope of this act to prepare syllabus and curriculum for those courses & to prepare textbooks and learning materials.
  • To conduct examination of TVET and to asses skill, determine fees, publish result and award certificate.
  • To provide recognition of prior experience within the scope of this act.
  • To collect information related to demand of the TVET through the industry skill council & to prepare the curriculum for competency-based training and assessment courses with the assistance of the ISC
  • To determine the standard of qualification under the NTVQF
  • To enter into agreement with any organization for carrying out the purpose of this Act:

Focus and interest

Work area

Which of the following fields is the UNEVOC Centre working on?
Sharing knowledge about TVET
Primary focus
Developing knowledge
Primary focus
Developing and building capacities
Primary focus


Who are the beneficiaries of the UNEVOC Centre's work?
Primary focus
Primary focus
Policy makers
Primary focus
Private sector
Primary focus

Engagement interest

What is the highest level of engagement the Centre is interested in in the following fields?
Greening of TVET institutions and skills
Interested to lead
Interested to lead
OER and Online Learning
Interested to lead
Equity of access in TVET
Interested to lead
Gender equality in TVET
Interested to lead
Fostering entrepreneurship
Interested to lead
Industry 4.0 / Smart production
Interested to lead

Activity interest

Which types of activities is the UNEVOC Centre most interested in?
Capacity development projects
Highly interested
Policy oriented projects
Highly interested
Knowledge development
Highly interested
Workshops and conferences
Highly interested

Regional collaboration interest

What are the UNEVOC Centre's collaboration interests?
Within my cluster
Highly interested
With Africa
Highly interested
With the Arab States
Highly interested
With Asia and the Pacific
Highly interested
With Europe, CIS and North America
Highly interested
With Latin America and the Caribbean
Highly interested


Bangladesh Technical Education Board (BTEB)
8/C, Agargaon, Sher-E-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka-1207
1207 Dhaka

http://www.bteb.gov.bd/, www.btebcbt.gov.bd

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Head of UNEVOC Centre
MR. Md. Ali Akbar Khan

UNEVOC Coordinator
Mr. S M Shahjahan
Deputy Director(Course Accreditation)

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