Asia Pacific University to accept Admission Fees through bKash

March 23, 2013 Dhaka, Bangladesh

University of Asia Pacific recently signed an agreement with bKash Limited in order to facilitate the payment of Admission Fees for the university’s students. Mr. Rezaul Hossain, Head of Sales & Distribution, bKash Limited and Professor Dr. Md. Sekendar Ali, University of Asia Pacific signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations.

As a result of the agreement signed, students of University of Asia Pacific will now have increased convenience in making payments of Admission Fees instantly from their mobile phones. This will significantly reduce the hassles faced by students. This facility is likely to be extended for other types of fee collections as well.

University of Asia Pacific is one of the leading private universities in the country and wants to contribute to the society by creating further opportunities through innovative initiatives which lead to \the academic, personal and social development of students resulting to a full and balanced maturity in leadership, diversity and citizenship of the country.

bKash, a subsidiary of BRAC Bank, is a mobile money platform providing financial services nationwide. Registered users easily send and receive money, do grocery shopping and make bill payments using bKash from their mobile phones, and can now just as easily make payments of university admission fees by using bKash from their mobile phones by simply dialing *247# for bKash Mobile Menu and pay using “Payment” option. bKash mobile financial service is currently available on Robi, Grameenphone, Banglalink and airtel networks.

Professor Dr. Jamilur Reza Chowdhury, Vice Chancellor, Professor Dr. M.R Kabir, Pro Vice Chancellor, Dr. Md Abdul Mazid, Registrar, Mr. Md Asaduzzaman Sheikh, Finance Director from University of Asia Pacific  and Mr. Kamal S Quadir, CEO, Mr. S.M Zahadul Arafin, Business Analyst, Mr. Andalib Alam, Assistant Manager, Mr.  Niaz Morshed Khan, Relationship Officer, Mr. Mirazzuddin Khan, Relationship Officer from bKash Limited were also present on the occasion.