“The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award” is the world’s most prestigious award for young people.
The aim of education is to develop the human faculty. The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award programme speeds up this development. It helps the participants transform themselves into holistically developed individual human beings i.e. helps children achieve their true potential.
BIT regularly has the highest number of students winning medals- particularly the Gold. Our students are encouraged to participate in the programme, though it is not mandatory.
WHY SHOULD I CONSIDER “THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH AWARD”?
A. Tangible Benefits
Helps in getting scholarships all over the world
Helps in getting preference in the global job market
Opportunity to attend different international programs both at home and abroad
Involvement with international organizations
International network of awardees
Experience to deal with people of different levels and cultures
B. Intangible Benefits
Personal discovery and growth
Self belief and self confidence
Social awareness; working with renowned social and charitable organizations
Sense of responsibility to the self and to the others
Development of life skills; Negotiation, Communication, Problem Solving, Presentation etc
A truly memorable and rewarding experience.
The award programme in Bangladesh is operated with direct coordination and support from the Regional Secretariat in Australia and the International Secretariat in the United Kingdom.
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