Electoral Training Institute
Electoral Training Institute (ETI)
Plot-E, 14/Z, Agargoan, Dhaka-1207
Fax no-+88 02 8181731
Electoral Training Institute (ETI) is the principal Institute of Bangladesh Election Commission to train the election officials of the country since 1995. Through this long journey, it imparts training on preparation and updating of electoral rolls, preparation and distribution of National Identity Cards (NID),conducting various types of elections including Parliamentary election, City Corporation, Paurashava, Upazila Parishad and Union Parishad general elections and by-elections. From the very inception of ETI, it gives its best priority to provide quality training to the Election Commission officials to make them aware of their impartial and important role of the Election Commission.
Within 2021, ETI will transform itself into a “Center of Excellence” in the field of planning and development of electoral training & research. People who are very keen will have the opportunities to familiarize themselves with the activities of election.
ETI is committed to develop competent, skilled, innovative, pro-active and morally strong professional trainers through capacity building and operational training who will inspire thousands of grass root level election staff, political workers and people in general towards fair, impartial and credible elections.
PHYSICAL INFRASTUCTURE WITH ACCOMMODATION:
ETI is located at Plot- E-14/Z-A, Agargaon,Sher-E-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka-1207. The location of the ETI is adjacent to the newly built Nirbachon Bhaban. It is a well-furnished 12 storeyed building with full accommodation facilities for the trainees.
LIBRARY AND DOCUMENTATION FACILITIES:
An extensive and specialized functional Library with a collection of about 4153 books, periodicals, journals and research reports has been setup for the benefits of trainees and faculty members. This Institute is included in the mailing list of various training institutes. The Institute procures books and other useful publications on a regular basis for the library. The library is open for the users from 9.00am to 10.00pm.
EQUIPMENT AND LOGISTICS:
Training facilities of ETI are sufficient for running eight courses simultaneously. These include eight training rooms including two Computer Labs and one Language Lab. Further the Institute owns and utilizes a variety of training equipment and aids in its training activities including video camera, multi-media projectors, overhead projectors, photocopiers, public address system etc. Internet facilities are also available here (WIFI).
ETI is going to establish two modern Computer Labs with all modern facilities and modern technologies. The computers in the Lab are connected by WIFI.
A Language Lab is going to be established at ETI. Once the Lab is ready,all EC officials who require English & others language training will be able to utilize its facilities.
DORMITORY AND CAFETERIA:
Dormitory, Cafeteria and dining facilities are available in ETI. In the 7th floor there is a dining room of 160 seats. From 8th floor to 7th floor there are four Dormitory floors of 99 trainees including 72 male seats & 25 female seats.
There is a Conference room with 200 seats capacity. Indoor physical activities are available into this Conference room. The trainees can do yoga training into this room.
ETI has a team of faculty engaged in training and research related to empower the election officials. The faculty of the Institute consists of a Director General, two Directors, three Deputy Directors, four Assistant Directors, one Programmer, one Assistant Programmer and one Librarian as well as 14 (fourteen) class III & 18 (eighteen) class IV staff.
Most of the speakers are the senior officers of the Election Commission Secretariat. There are also guest speakers from other training institutes and government organizations. Sometimes our honorable Chief Election Commissioner and other honorable Election Commissioners also share their wisdom and experience with the participants.
Name, designation & phone no. of officers:
|Serial no||Name||Designation||Contact Number|
|03||Sarker Md. Ashraful Alam||Director(Admin)|| 8181652
|04||Shahid Abdus Salam||Deputy Director (Training)||8181479
|05||Mohammad Fazlur Rahman|| Deputy Director
Research & Documentation)
|07||Shabbir Ahmad|| Assistant Director
|08||Md. Aminul Islam|| Assistant Director
|09||Md. Saidur Rahman|| Assistant Director
Training Program 2016-2017
|Sl. No||Name of the Course||No. of Batch(s)||Working Day(s)||Batch-wise no. of Participants|
|01||Training on Office, Financial Management & Electoral laws & rules for newly Recruited & promoted officers||4||12||35|
|02||Computer Basic & Advance Course for newly Recruited & promoted officers||4||12||35|
|03||Training on Office, Financial Management & Electoral laws & rules for The 9th Grade and above officers||14||12||35|
|04||Training for newly promoted Office Assistant- Cum- Computer Operator||06||05||35|
|05||Computer Basic & Advance Course for The 9th Grade and above officers and staff||27||12||35|
|06||Relevant Laws and Rules for Election for The 9th Grade and above officers||14||12||35|
|07||Communicative English (Subject to establish the lab facilities)||19||12||25-35|
|08||Briefing session for Returning Officer and Assistant Returning Officer (RO and ARO) of different types of Election||--||1||35|
|09||EMS, CIMS & RMS Software Course for Returning Officer, Assistant Returning Officer (RO & ARO) and support staff of different types of Election||--||1||35|
|10||Training for Polling Personnel of upcoming Parliament General/ by-election & Local Government Election (City Corporation, Paurashava, Upazila Parishad& Union Parishad)||--||1||35|
|11||Training for Office Associate (MLSS) of Election Commission Bangladesh||15||12||35|
|12||Orientation Course for Newly Recruited & promoted The 9th Grade officers||--||12||35|
Year wise Training in ETI
|Sl No.||Year||Number of Trained Participants|
|1||April, 1995 to December, 1995||1116|
|2||01 January, 1996 to 31 December, 1996||739|
|3||01 January, 1997 to 31 December, 1997||399378|
|4||01 January, 1998 to 31 December, 1998||10478|
|5||01 January, 1999 to 31 December, 1999||41408|
|6||01 January, 2000 to 31 December, 2000||362269|
|7||01 January, 2001 to 31 December, 2001||668540|
|8||01 January, 2002 to 31 December, 2002||35078|
|9||01 January, 2003 to 31 December, 2003||516097|
|10||01 January, 2004 to 31 December, 2004||54295|
|11||01 January, 2005 to 31 December, 2005||303765|
|12||01 January, 2006 to 31 December, 2006||6714|
|13||01 January, 2007 to 31 December, 2007||158057|
|14||01 January, 2008 to 31 December, 2008||961086|
|15||01 January, 2009 to 31 December, 2009||99725|
|16||01 January, 2010 to 31 December, 2010||25655|
|17||01 January, 2011 to 31 December, 2011||766636|
|18||01 January, 2012 to 31 December, 2012||108965|
|19||01 January, 2013 to 31 December, 2013||338032|
|20||01 January, 2014 to 31 December, 2014||796138|
|21||01 January, 2015 to 31 December, 2015||200356|
|22||01 January, 2016 to 31 December, 2016||766086|
|23||01 January, 2016 to date||25898|