On 29 August 2017, Access to Information (a2i) Programme of Prime Minister’s Office and Press Institute of Bangladesh (PIB) jointly organized an inauguration ceremony of the ‘Online Certificate Course on Journalism’ (which is called ‘e-learning platform’ in Journalism) to develop professional skills, knowledge and quality for the journalists and interested students from journalism background. Honorable Information Minister Mr. Hasanul Haque Inu was present as the chief guest and Secretary of the Ministry of Information Martuza Ahmed was present as the special guest at the inauguration program. Editor of Daily Somokal and Chairman of PIB’s Board of Director Golam Sarwar was presided over the session. The online certificate course will start with four subjects. This online e-learning platform is the world’s first Bengali certificate course on journalism.