Invitation for Request for Expressions of Interest    Status:Approved


Ministry/Division : Ministry of Education
Agency : Directorate of Technical Education
Procuring Entity Name : Project Director, Skills and Training Enhancement Project (STEP)
Procuring Entity Code : 5030
Procuring Entity District : Dhaka
Expression of Interest for Selection of : Consulting Firm (National)  (Lump-Sump)
Title Of Service : Request for Expression of Interest (REOI) for Broadcasting/Telecasting TVCs & RDCs
EOI Ref. No. : STEP/Procurement/6.64/ AF(TVCs & RDCs)/2018-83
Date : 12/07/2018


Procurement Sub-Method : Quality and Cost Based Selection(QCBS)


Budget and Source of Funds : Development Budget Grant/Credit
Development Partners : IDA (World Bank)


Project/Programme Name : Skills and Training Enhancement Project (STEP)
EOI Closing Date and Time : 14/08/2018 12:00 pm


Brief Description of Assignment : The overall objectives of the assignment are to inform mass people, build awareness and create interest among them about TVET and STEP activities through airing advertisements in popular Radio and Televisions.
Experience, Resources and Delivery Capacity Required : • Proven experience in developing and broadcasting/telecasting TV and Radio Advertisements; • More than 10 (ten) years’ experience in electronic media activities and at least 7 (seven) years in respective professional areas; • Availability of at least 5 (five) key professionals (CVs with signature & date and their confirmation letter; • Availability of resources (Resource Persons, artists and logistics) • Must have valid and updated trade license, Certification of Incorporation (if applicable), VAT registration certificate, TIN certificate, bank solvency certificate; • At least 3 records of similar assignment within last 3 years, especially with donor agencies’ supported projects. • Proven record of financial and institutional soundness (including reasonable office space, necessary instruments, manpower etc.) of the firm. • Further details mentioned in the ToR
Other Details (if applicable) : • The no. of working partner in case of Joint venture (if any) not more than 02 (two). • The short listed firm will be invited for submission of proposal. The firm will be selected in accordance with procedures set out in the World Bank Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers, May 2004, revised in October 2006, January 2011 and July 2014; • Interested firm(s) should obtain detailed ToR from the website of STEP (www. and further information (if required) from the office of the undersigned from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (except holidays); • Interested firms should provide the necessary documents that will attest that they are qualified to perform the services (conforming the minimum eligibility as mentioned above); • Expression of Interest must be delivered on or before 14/08/2018, 12:00 pm either hand delivered or by post to the address below. Please mark clearly on the envelope “Expression of Interest for Selection of consulting firm for Broadcasting/Telecasting TVCs & RDCs”. In addition, a soft copy in MSWord must also have to be submitted (in CD).
Association with foreign firms is : Not Applicable
Eoi Detail Information
Ref No Phasing Of Services Location Start Date Completion Date
STEP/Procurement/6.64/ AF(TVCs & RDCs)/2018-83 Single All over Bangladesh January 2019 April 2019


Name of Official Inviting EOI : A.B. M Azad ndc
Designation of Official Inviting EOI : Project Director
Address of Official Inviting EOI : Skills and Training Enhancement Project (STEP), Directorate of Technical Education, F-4/B, Agargaon, Sher-e-Banglanagor, Dhaka-1207
Contact details of Official Inviting EOI : Phone : 8181457 , Fax : 02-9140538, Email :
The procuring entity reserves the right to accept or reject all tenders