IU invites foreign students to apply for admission
Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia has invited international students to apply for admission into any of its thirty three departments under the academic session 2017-18. Acting registrar of the university SM Abdul Latif said today a total of 50 foreign students will be enrolled into the university in this academic..
Seminar on ‘Importance of Model Pharmacy’ held at DU
A seminar titled “Importance of Model Pharmacy in a 21st Century Healthcare Delivery System for Bangladesh” was held yesterday at the Dhaka University (DU) campus here. DU Pharmacy Department and Superior Healthcare Limited jointly organized the programme at the seminar room of Pharmacy Lecture Center of DU aimed at promoting..
DU ‘Gha’ unit admission test begins Oct 20
The first-year honors admission test of Dhaka University (DU) “Gha-unit” (combined unit for science, business studies and humanities group students) under academic session 2017-2018 will begin on October 20. The one-hour test will be held from 10am to 11am at 86 centers on and outside of the campus, said a..
Negative marking to be introduced in IU admission test
Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia is going to be introduced negative marking for wrong answer in its admission test breaking current system in the university’s 31st year’s history. The negative marking system will be launched in the forthcoming admission tests for the first year honors courses under 2017-18 academic sessions…
6-day annual art exhibition begins at DU
A six-day ‘Annual Art Exhibition’ began yesterday at the Zainul Gallery of Fine Art Faculty of Dhaka University (DU). Vice-Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman inaugurated the programme as the chief guest and distributed prizes and certificates of a painting competition among the winners, said a DU release here. The..
BUET admission tests held
The admission tests of the first year honors course of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) under academic session 2017-2018 was held on the university here yesterday. The admission tests of the aspirants of the Engineering faculties were held from 9 am to 12 am while the tests of..
DU moaning day today
Dhaka University on Sunday is remembering the students and guests who were killed in a tragic incident at Jagannath Hall on the night of October 15 in 1985. On that day in 1985, a total of 39 people, including 26 students and 13 guests, died in a tragic collapse of..
12 held for DU ‘Ka-unit’ admission test forgery
Some 12 admission seekers, including two females who sat for ‘Ka-unit” admission tests of Dhaka University yesterday, were detained for illegally using electronic devices at different examination centres. “During ‘Ka-unit’ entry tests, two applicants were found using electronic devices at Faculty of Business Studies examination centre on the campus …
JU student commits suicide
A student of Jahangirnagar University died apparently by suicide in his dormitory room last night. Adnan, 25, who was from Manikganj, was doing his master’s in accounting and information system. Students found him hanging from the ceiling fan in his room in Mir Mosharraf Hossain Hall around 10:00pm. University authorities..
Rokeya University observed their 9th anniversary
The ninth founding anniversary of Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur (BRUR) was observed amid festivity and fanfare. Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr Nazmul Ahsan Kalimullah inaugurated the celebration hoisting national flag in the morning, said a press release. Later, he placed wreaths at the portraits of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur..
51 vie for each seat in DU ‘Ka’ unit admission test today
As many as 51 admission seekers will vie for each seat at the first year admission test of ‘Ka’ unit (science group) under 2017-18 academic session of Dhaka University (DU) today. A total of 89,506 aspirants have applied against 1,765 seats under the Science Faculty, said a DU release here..
JU to hold C unit admission test tomorrow amid hartal
The authorities of Jahangirnagar University (JU) have decided to continue the ongoing undergraduate admission test tomorrow for the 2017-18 academic session amid the countrywide dawn-to-dusk hartal called by Jamaat-e-Islami. According the schedule, C unit entry test under arts and humanities faculty will be held from 9:00 am to 5:40pm, Md..
DU Ka Unit admission test on Friday
The admission test of undergraduate first year in session 2017-2018 under Ka unit of Dhaka University will be held on October 13 (Friday). Starting at 10:00 am the exam will be going on till half past eleven, according to a press release issued by DU. The exam will be held..
DU receives tk 20 lakh for Jasimuddin hall trust fund
Dhaka University (DU) authorities have received tk. 20 lakh donation further to enhance the capital of Kabi Jasimuddin Hall Trust Fund of the university. Prof. Dr. Md. Rahmat Ullah, Provost of Kabi Jasimuddin Hall handed over a cheque for tk. 20 lakh to DU Treasurer Prof. Dr. Md. Kamal Uddin..
RUET admission process begins today
Admission test for first year honours classes for 2017-18 academic session of Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET) will be held on November 17. To this end, online application process has started from today (Tuesday) and it will continue till October 26, a RUET press release said here. Any..
VC of World University left Dhaka for Dubai
Professor Dr. Abdul Mannan Choudhury, Vice Chancellor of World University of Bangladesh left Dhaka for Dubai to attend 24th Internal Conference of International Academy of Management & Business, said a press release here today . He will present a paper entitled `In Pursuit of Quality Higher Education in Bangladesh’ there..
JU admission tests begin
The honours admission tests of Jahangirnagar University (JU) under 2017-18 academic session began yesterday with the A unit test and will continue till October 17. Calculators, mobile phone sets and any electronic devices are prohibited in the examination halls. The authorities have also set up a mobile court to avoid..
Univ student killed near his home
He dreamt of becoming a businessman like his father, but he could not live that dream, as his life was cut short yesterday by muggers when he was only 22 years old, hoping to graduate in computer science and engineering. Khandakar Abu Talha, a second year student of Daffodil University,..
3rd year honors exams of 7 DU-affiliated colleges begin Oct 23
The final examinations of third year honors (regular, irregular and grade improvement) students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University (DU) will begin on October 23, said a DU press release here yesterday. The affiliated colleges are Dhaka College, Eden Mohila College, Government Shaheed Suhrawrdy College, Kabi Nazrul Government College,..