Welcome to IDB-BISEW
Islamic Development Bank-Bangladesh Islamic Solidarity Educational Wakf (IDB-BISEW) was established following an agreement between the Islamic Development Bank, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and the Government of Bangladesh. IDB-BISEW undertakes funding, formulating and implementing of projects in the areas of education, human resource development and institutional strengthening.
The intent is to transform the large population into productive workforce by strengthening their technical capability to use existing and emerging technologies resulting in sustainable economic growth and equality.
What we do...
The IDB-BISEW IT Scholarship Project was launched in 2003 with the aim of enhancing the employment prospects of meritorious Muslim youths who come from financially disadvantaged background. Till date, the project has produced 4,697 graduates, most of them vendor certified, under its diploma programme and trained 7,829 youths in basic computing. 4,232 graduates of this project are employed as IT professionals at home and abroad. IDB-BISEW yearly disburses USD 5 million for various projects. Read more
IDB-BISEW has taken up the initiative of providing vocational education and training to the students of selected Madrasahs by exposing them to vocational education/training in the trades of their choice.
IDB-BISEW is targeting a particularly neglected and vulnerable section of the student population of the country These are the students of underprivileged background who fail to progress from SSC to the HSC levels. Further details of this planned intervention is available at the link below.