Education USA

Go study in the USA the right way!

U.S. Embassy Dhaka currently offers three EducationUSA Advising Centers.


EducationUSA is here to help!

Studying at an American university or college will expand your horizons and open up new opportunities for your career.

Personalized counseling, group advising programs, as well as libraries of reference guides, university catalogs, and standardized test prep materials are all available at our centers!  We provide accurate, comprehensive, and unbiased information for both undergraduate and graduate programs through EducationUSA’s five steps.

  1. Research your options
  2. Finance your studies
  3. Complete your application
  4. Apply for a visa
  5. Prepare for departure 

Our experienced EducationUSA Advisers will guide you through the entire admissions process; everything from selecting the right institution to writing your personal statement to filling out financial aid forms to what to pack in your suitcase.


Check Out the EducationUSA Library

EducationUSA offers six libraries across Bangladesh.  In addition to the three advising centers, American Corners Khulna, Rajshahi, and Sylhet each have a vast collection of helpful reference materials.

These resources include:

  • Undergraduate and graduate university guides
  • Guides for post graduate and research programs
  • University catalogs
  • Updated test prep study guides for TOEFL, IELTS, SAT I & II, ACT, GRE, GMAT, USMLE, and GED



1-Year Membership

Join The American Center for a membership fee of TK. 800 for two years.  You can also join the EMK Center or any American Corner in Bangladesh for only TK. 500 per year and gain access to all six EducationUSA Advising Centers and Libraries.

Membership Privileges at EducationUSA:

  • Individual counseling (by appointment)
  • Practice exams (TOEFL, IELTS, GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT, GED)
  • Internet access for university research and communication

1-Day Membership at EducationUSA Only

  • EducationUSA also offers a one-day membership for Tk. 100 with the same privileges.


Getting Started:  Group Advising

Each week, EducationUSA organizes FREE (no membership required) group advising sessions about the application process.

Weekly sessions include:

Every Monday, 3.00 PM: Group Advising for Undergraduate Admissions (4-year Bachelor’s degree)

Every Tuesday, 3.00 PM: Group Advising for Graduate Admissions (Master’s and Doctoral programs)

Note: Please follow U.S. Embassy Dhaka and EducationUSA Bangladesh on Facebook for schedule of all EducationUSA events.


Individual Advising

After you complete two group advising sessions, make an individual appointment to meet with our expert Education Advisers to discuss your particular interests and concerns. Individual counseling is available by appointment only, Sunday through Thursday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Students must attend a group session before speaking with an adviser.  Students who have already been accepted to a U.S. university and seek advising will be treated on a case-by-case basis.

Seminars and Workshops

Hear from university representatives, admissions and test experts and American university alumni.  Learn about the F-1 student visa process from U.S. Embassy Consular Officers.  Get in-depth help from our workshops on TOEFL, IELTS, GRE, and GMAT. Click here for schedule of our upcoming events.

Seminars include:

  • Picking the Right University for You
  • Understanding the Student Visa Process
  • Writing Personal Statements
  • Money: Finding Financial Aid
  • SAT, TOEFL, and Other Standardized Tests
  • Know Before you Go: Pre-departure Preparation


U.S. Higher Education Institutions

Are you interested in visiting Bangladesh?  We are here to help you!
Please send an e-mail with the subject: [Your Institution] Info Request

Student Visas

Click here for the most up-to-date information from the Embassy’s website about student visas.

More Information

Phone: +880 (2) 5566-2000, Ext. 2832