The only ‘Golf Academy ‘ of Bangladesh is located at the ‘Army Golf Club’, only 02 km from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport .
The academy has started its journey recently with multifaceted undertakings including players’ development, turf management, fitness ,psychological development and education on coaching and rules. Besides, it has also undertaken general education programs – independently or being affiliated with reputed schools.
Beside the full time entrants, the academy will run short time specific programs for amateurs and professionals. A set of highly dedicated and qualified faculty and trainers are being drawn for the purpose. The academy,because of the proximity to a vibrant golf course, driving/ practice range and other facilities is set to yield maximum.
Brig Gen Salim Akthar(retd) has been assigned the responsibility of the first Rector of Bangladesh Golf Academy. Lt Col Faridul Mahmood (Retd) appointed as director administration and Maj Golam Morshed, psc (Retd) have been appointed as director Golf Operation and training.