Prof Dr Rafiqul Islam Sheikh of Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering of Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET) has joined as its new Vice-chancellor (VC) here yesterday (30 July).
Earlier, President M Abdul Hamid appointed Prof Rafiqul Islam to the VC post for four years. In this regard, RUET office received a circular signed by Syed Ali Reza, Deputy Secretary of the Ministry of Education, on Monday noon.
After receiving the circular Prof Islam took his office yesterday afternoon. Registrar Prof Mosharraf Hossain, Deans, Departmental and Sectional Heads and others concerned were present on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion VC Prof Islam sought cooperation of all quarters to run the university peacefully and successfully. He also discussed and devised elaborately on how to maintain congenial atmosphere on the campus all along.