This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-9ZZXL9

Applications for 2014 Cross Border Higher Education Act in Bangladesh on hold

in Bangladesh

Trade barrier summary

This affects UK organisations wishing to invest in higher education Bangladesh. The Bangladesh Ministry of Education passed the Cross Border Higher Education Bill (CBHE Act 2014), enabling overseas Higher Education (HE) organisations to establish and operate branch campuses and study centres in Bangladesh. However, applications to do so have been placed on hold, with no further communication.

Sectors affected

  • Education and training



Date reported

27 June 2019

Last updated

18 December 2020

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