Dhaka, November 09, 2017: Students who completed their graduation and post-graduation from Islamic University, a leading public university in the country, can pay their convocation fee through bKash. The students can make the payment via bKash till bKash till November 15, 2017. The 4th convocation is expected to be held in the first week of January, 2018.
In order to make payments via bKash, the customer has to dial *247# to access the bKash menu, select ‘3’ for the ‘Payment ’ option and then enter the merchant account number—018602288 and then simple interactive steps to complete the transactions. He or she will also get a transaction SMS notification in this regard. For know more about the registration process students can also visit http://www.iu.ac.bd/convocation.
Opening of bKash account is also absolutely free of cost. Any individuals having a valid national ID card/passport or driving licence can open a bKash account from bKash’s more than 176,000 agent points across the country.
Launched in 2011, bKash, a joint venture of BRAC Bank, US based Money in Motion, World Bank’s private sector investment arm IFC and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, offers broad range of mobile financial services to the common people of Bangladesh.