Nahid for building new generation with quality education
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid urged the students to acquire knowledge on modern education as well as developing moral values aiming to build an economically developed country. “It is urgent to build an ideal nation through providing global standard education to make the students efficient workforces,” he told on Wednesday..
Stop ragging at JU: teachers
The pro-Awami League teachers and senators at Jahangirnagar University held a human chain in front of the administrative building on Monday (12 Feb), demanding an immediate end to ragging on the campus. The protesting teachers, led by former university vice-chancellor Sharif Enamul Kabir, also handed over a memorandum to the..
Indian Professor meets DU VC
Professor Dr. Dilip Halder, former Head of the Department of Economics of Jadavpur University, Kolkata and Member of West Bengal Commission for Backward Classes meet Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman, Vice-Chancellor of Dhaka University Monday (12th February) at the latter’s office of the university. Vice-Chancellor of University of Information Technology &..
Intl Conference on Computer, Communication begins at RU
A two-day International Conference on Computer, Communication, Chemical, Material and Electronic Engineering began at Rajshahi University (RU) here on Thursday on (9 Feb). Engineering Faculty of RU organized the conference in order to provide a unique opportunity for the science and technology professionals, scientists, engineers, educators, researchers and students from..
Nat’l science fest begins at JU
A two-day ‘National Science Festival-2018’ began at Jahangirnagar University (JU) on Friday (9 Feb). Jahangirnagar University Science Club (JUSC) is organising the festival for the second time. Chief Coordinator on Sustainable Development Goals Affairs at the Prime Minister’s Office Abul Kalam Azad inaugurated the festival in Zahir Raihan auditorium. Ten..
Bearing the brunt of BCL brutality
With his right eye grievously injured, Ehsan Rafiq can hardly blink, let alone see. Doctors said his injured eye could take two months to heal. Therefore, they advised him to take complete rest at home, restricting his movement outside, said father of the Dhaka University student, who was mercilessly beaten..
Japanese Industrialist meets DU VC
Tetsuro Iida, chairman of Japanese software firm Toyo System BD Limited, met Dhaka University (DU) vice-chancellor Prof Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman on Wednesday (7 Feb) at his office. Dean of the Law Faculty at DU Prof Dr Md Rahmat Ullah, vice-president of Mercantile Bank Limited Feroz Alam and former president of..
Pro-AL JU senators demand immediate VC panel election
A section of pro-Awami League (AL) senate members of Jahangirnagar University (JU) demanded immediate Vice-Chancellor (VC) panel election on Monday (05 Feb). The demand came from a human chain, formed by around 25 teachers and newly elected registered graduate representatives, under the banner of Bangabandhur Adarsha o Muktijuddher Chetonay Progotisheel..
10 DU students get NEF scholarship
Ten meritorious students of Biological Sciences faculty and Earth and Environmental Sciences faculty of Dhaka University (DU) have been awarded “Nagao Natural Environment Foundation (NEF), Japan scholarship” on Monday (05 Feb) for their outstanding academic results. DU Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman distributed the awards among the students of..
CU zoology students confine four teachers
Zoology students of Chittagong University confined four teachers, including their chairperson, to their respective rooms on the campus for long delay in publishing results. Chairperson Prof Gazi Mohammad Asmat, Prof Ali Azadi, Prof Manzurul Kibria, and Associate Prof Rasheda Chowdhury were freed two and a half hours later following assurance..
UGC chairman for student union polls
University Grant Commissioner (UGC) Chairman Professor Abdul Mannan stressed to hold the students’ union election on Sunday (4 Feb) in all public universities. “As the chancellor [President Abdul Hamid] of all universities wants the students’ union elections, we too want the same and an environment for holding peaceful polls should..
DU, British Council ink MoU
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Department of Music of Dhaka University (DU) and British Council, Dhaka today at the Vice Chancellor’s office of the university. Chairperson of the Department of Music of DU Dr Mohoshina Akter Khanom and Director of Business Support Service of British Council..
Nahid for building new generation imparting standard education
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid laid emphasis on grooming new generation imparting global standard education aiming to cope with the changing world of job markets. “It is urgent to prepare curriculum incorporating ICT to make the students efficient workforces,” he told the 18th of convocation of a private university on..
Conference on Language Teaching and Learning begins at DU
A two-day long International Conference on “Language Teaching and Learning” began on 24th November at Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban Auditorium of Dhaka University (DU). DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Md Akhtaruzzaman inaugurated the conference as the chief guest. Director of the Institute of Modern Languages Professor Iffat Ara Nasreen Majid..
RU sings MOU with Rabindra Bharati University
Rajshahi University (RU) here has signed a memorandum of understanding with Rabindra Bharati University on 23th November aims at boosting cooperation in the field of education and research between the two universities. RU Vice-chancellor Professor Abdus Sobhan and Rabindra Bharati University Vice-chancellor Prof Sabyasachi Basu Ray Chaudhury signed the memorandum..
HSTU teachers, students sued over torching buses
Teachers and students of Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University (HSTU) were sued in two separate cases on Thursday over setting fire to two buses. Local bus owners’ and transport workers’ associations filed the cases alleging that the accused teachers instigated their students to torch two buses in Basherhat..
Prof Mustafizur joins Nazrul univ as new VC
Prof Dr AHM Mustafizur Rahman has been appointed as the fifth vice-chancellor of Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University. He was appointed for a four-year term and joined office yesterday, says a press release. Treasurer of the university Prof Dr AMM Shamshur Rahman had been serving as acting vice-chancellor after..
DU to observe World Philosophy Day on Thursday
Philosophy Day-2017 will be observed at Dhaka University (DU) on Thursday. Marking the day, DU Philosophy Department, Philosophy Department Alumni Association and Govinda Dev Centre of Philosophical Research will organise a discussion at Teacher-Student Centre (TSC) auditorium at 10 am, said a DU release here. DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr Md..
KU admission test results published
The admission test results of Khulna University (KU) for the session 2017-18 was published on Tuesday (14th November). Atiar Rahman, Director of mass communication and publication of KU has confirmed the news, said a press release. Applicants can visit the university website www.ku.ac.bd to know the results. The admission process..