The BRAC Institute of Educational Development, BRAC University has been involved in the field of education since its establishment in 2004 as a part of BRAC and BRAC University. Since its inception it has been contributing to the overall improvement of the national education system in Bangladesh. Over the years it has been flourishing by taking on new challenges and opportunities in fulfilling the overarching societal goals of fighting poverty, building human capital and enabling people to realize their potential.
BIED, BU aims to improve quality, equity and efficiency in the education system through research and development, capacity-building and training, policy dialogue and advocacy.
BIED has a multi-pronged approach to their mission. BIED runs two academic programmes, the Masters in Education (MEd)/ Post-Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Educational Leadership & School Improvement as well as the Masters in Science (MSc)/PGD in Early Childhood Development. BIED also runs short courses for government officials who share our vision of bringing positive changes to classroom teaching, learning, and management.