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UWA Bangladesh Tour in Chittagong and Dhaka

Join us at our UWA Bangladesh Tour in Chittagong and Dhaka to learn all about studying at a world top 100 university in Perth, Australia (QS 2024).

Learn about UWA courses, entry requirements, scholarships and what it’s like to live, work and study in the vibrant city of Perth. Plus, you can hear from our current students about their experiences and speak to our academics from the School of Physics, Maths and Computing and Business School about the courses we offer.

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Register to attend one of the two events happening in Bangladesh to access all the information you need to know.  

Chittagong

  • Wednesday 28 February 2024
  • 1:30pm to 6:00pm (GMT+6)
  • Radisson Blu Hotel, Chattogram Bay View - S. S. Khaled Road, Lalkhan Bazar, Chattogram 4000, Bangladesh

Dhaka

  • Thursday 29 February 2024
  • 1:30pm to 6:00pm (GMT+6)
  • The Westin Dhaka - Main Gulshan Avenue, Plot 1 cwn (b), Road 45, Gulshan 2, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh

Presentations

  • Introduction | Presented by Rutwik Pungliya
  • Why Perth and UWA | Presented by Michelle Teasdale
  • Economic development and food security | Presented by Anu Rammohan
  • Artificial Intelligence in big data: Applications in astrophysics, molecular biology and business | Presented by Amitava Datta
  • Information about scholarships and application process | Presented by Roshan KJM
  • UWA Student Experience | Presented by Sreelajoyoti Mitra
  • Q&A and one-on-one sessions | Hosted by Rutwik Pungliya

Speakers

Meet some of our award-winning and passionate academics who will be attending to introduce you to all things UWA and Perth.

Professor Anu Rammohan | Director of International Engagement, Business School

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Anu Rammohan is Professor of Economics and the Director of International at the UWA Business School. She is the Senior Fellow for the Australia Indonesia Centre at UWA. Her research expertise is in development economics, health economics and agricultural economics. The focus of her research has been on understanding household-level socio-economic factors that can influence maternal and child health outcomes, gender and food security issues in South and South East Asia, particularly in India, Indonesia and Myanmar. Her research has been published internationally, and she has received research funding through competitive research grants from the Australian Research Council, DFAT, Australian Council of International Agriculture Research and the Australia India Institute. Anu currently serves as a member of the Australian Research Council's College of Experts and is on the editorial board of the Economic Record.

 

Professor Amitava Datta | Professor, School of Computer Science and Software Engineering

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Prof. Datta did his MSc in Physics from IIT Kanpur and MTech and PhD in Computer Science from IIT Madras. He did his postdoctoral research at Max Planck Institute for Computer Science and University of Freiburg, both in Germany. He is currently a professor in the School of Computer Science and Software Engineering, University of Western Australia. He was also a visiting professor at the Institute for Computer Science, University of Freiburg between 2001-2010. Prof. Datta's research interests are in data mining, parallel and distributed computing, bioinformatics and quantum computing and information. He has published over 150 papers in these areas in reputed international journals and conference proceedings.

 

Sreelajoyoti Mitra | Current student

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Sree is a current international student from Bangladesh studying a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Data and Computer Science at UWA.

 

Why register for our UWA Bangladesh Tour?

Here’s 8 reasons to study at UWA in Perth:

5-star rating for teaching quality (Good Universities Guide 2021)

UWA is in the same time zone as 60% of the world’s population (+/- 2 hours)

in the world (QS World University Ranking 2023)

4,500+ industry partnerships offering you a head start in your career

Go8

Group of Eight member (Australia's best research-intensive universities)

Buidling

Study in one of the world's most liveable cities (Economist Intelligence Unit)

Podium

9 subjects ranked in the world’s top 50 (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023)

People

Make connections with more than 160 clubs and societies

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