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US Team Meets DU VC

DU Live: A two-member delegation led by Candace Rondeaux, Director of the RESOLVE Network, USA called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique January 16, 2017 at the latter’s office of the university. Other team member was Bethany L. Mcgann, Associate Coordinator of the same organization. Dr. Delwar Hossain, Professor of the Department of International... details

Chemistry Olympiad Begins At DU

  DU Live: The 7th Bangladesh Chemistry Olympiad began at Curzon Hall, University of Dhaka on Friday. MA Mannan MP, state minister for Finance & Planning inaugurated the Olympiad as chief guest. Bangladesh Chemical Society (BCS) with sponsorship of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited organized the Olympiad. Professor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman, Pro-Vice Chancellor of Dhaka University and... details

Prof. AKM Abdul Mannan Trust Fund Established At DU

DU Live: A new trust fund titled “Prof. AKM Abdul Mannan Trust Fund” has been established at the Department of Mathematics and the Department of Applied Mathematics of Dhaka University (DU). Dr. Jannatul Ferdous, Associate Professor of the Department of Zoology of DU and daughter of late Prof. AKM Abdul mannan handed over a cheque for Tk. 5 lac to DU Treasurer Prof. Dr. Md. Kamal Uddin... details

Signing Of Hindi Chair At DU

DU Live: Dhaka University signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) on Tuesday. Dhaka University and Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for establishing a Hindi Chair at the university. DU Vice-chancellor Prof Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique and Indian High Commissioner  Harsh... details

RU winter vacation begins tomorrow

RU Live: A 11-day winter vacation of Rajshahi University (RU) will begin from tomorrow (Thursday), a RU press release here said today. However, the students' dormitories will remain open for the students according to the provost council decision. All scheduled classes and examinations will resume on January 16. RU offices will remain closed from January 5 to 16 but the emergency... details

Pro-AL panel sweeps CU dean election

CU Live: The pro-Awami League teachers' yellow panel swept the dean election of Chittagong University (CU) against the BNP-Jamaat backed teachers' white panel on Monday. The yellow panel won all seven faculties - arts and humanities, business administration, social science, biological science, engineering, science faculty and law faculty. CU acting registrar and chief election... details

Canadian Prof calls on DU VC

DU Live: Dr Asit K Sarkar, Professor Emeritus of Canadian University of Saskatchewan, called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique today at his office. Dean of the Faculty of Social Science of DU Prof Farid Uddin Ahmed, Dean of the Faculty of Biological Sciences Prof M Imdadul Hoque, Dean of the Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences Prof ASM Maksud... details

Monument for Avijit Ray to be constructed at DU

DU Live: Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique today inaugurated the construction work of a monument in memory of slain writer Avijit Ray. The vice-chancellor paid tributes to Ray by placing wreaths at his portrait on the premises of Teacher-Student Center where the promising writer was hacked to death by assailants during a Bangla Academy Book Fair in... details

DU teacher loses job for sexually harassing student

DU Live:  A Dhaka University teacher has been sacked following an accusation of sexual harassment of a student of his department. Dr Imran Hossain, an associate professor of political science department, was previously suspended in 2011 after he was accused of this charge. The decision was taken at a syndicate meeting last night as the allegation against him has been proven true,... details

DU Student Killed In Jessore Road Accident

DU Live: A student of Dhaka University (DU) was killed in a road accident while he was going to visit Jessore University of Science & Technology by motor bike with his friends.The accident was happened at all around 3.00 pm on Sunday in Jessore . The deceased was identified as Tanvir Sayem who is a fourth year student of Tourism and Hospitality Management department of Dhaka University... details

DU Felicitates Pioneers Of Mongol Shovajatra

DU Live: The Dhaka University (DU) authority has congratulated the pioneer organizers of traditional Mongol Shovajatra on saturday. A festival entitled “Eso Gahi Mongoler Jaygan”, hailing the UNESCO’s recognition of Mongol Shovajatra,  held at Bakul Tala on Fine Arts faculty premises on the DU campus. The personality and institutions, who were involved in the inception of the... details

Two-day conference begins at KUET

KUET Live: Two-day long International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Energy Engineering (ICMIEE) will be held on December 26 at the auditorium of Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET). Mechanical Engineering Department will organize the conference. Ex-Vice-Chancellor of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) Professor Dr. M H Khan is expected... details

PM to inaugurate BRUR’s dorm, research centre

Live Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to inaugurate the construction work of Sheikh Hasina women’s residential hall and Dr Wazed International Research Institution at Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur, (BRUR) on December 24. The premier would inaugurate the construction work of the buildings through video conference around 10:00am, Dr AKM Nur-un-Nabi, vice-chancellor... details