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All set to observe Amar Ekushey at DU

Live Correspondent:  Authorities of Dhaka University (DU) have chalked out comprehensive programmes to observe the Amar Ekushey and International Mother Language Day with due solemnity. Marking the day, a Provat Feri, led by Vice-Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique, will be brought out from Aparajeya Bangla premises on the campus at 6.30 am which will end on the central... details

Former DU Professor Ruhul Amin passes away

DU Live: Former Professor at Islamic Studies department of Dhaka University (DU) Dr Muhammad Ruhul Amin passed away due to illness at his resident in the city last night. He was 63. He is survived by his wife, two sons and host of relatives and admires to mourn his death. Professor Ruhul Amin was laid to eternal rest this morning at his ancestral home at Laksam in Comilla. DU... details

Teachers’ Day observed at RU

RU Live: Teachers, students and staff of Rajshahi University today observed 'Teachers' Day' paying rich tribute to martyred teacher Dr Shamsuzzoha. Prof. Shamsuzzoha , a teacher of chemistry department and the then RU proctor, was shot dead by Pakistani army in front of the university main gate on February 18, 1969. His death intensified mass uprising against the then autocratic regime of... details

7th Bangladesh Chemistry Olympiad ends at DU

DU Live: Final round of the 7th Bangladesh Chemistry Olympiad, organised by the Bangladesh Chemical Society (BCS) was held today in the Curzon Hall premises at Dhaka University (DU). On the concluding day, DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique distributed prizes among the winners as the chief guest. President of BCS Abul Basar Miah presided over the function while Dean of... details

British MP Meets DU VC

DU Live: British MP Dr.Rupa Huq paid a courtesy call on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique today February 15, 2017 at the latter’s office of the university. She was accompanied by some officials and family members. During a brief meeting DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Arefin Siddique apprised Dr. Rupa Huq MP of the history of the university. He thanked the... details

International conference on tourism begins at DU

DU Live: A three-day 1st international conference on "Tourism Beyond 2050: Future of Mass Tourism" organized by Dhaka University kicked off today at Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban auditorium of the university. Vice-Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique inaugurated the conference hosted by the Tourism and Hospitality Management Department of the university this... details

Universities sign annual performance agreement with UGC

Live Correspondent: Thirty seven public universities signed Annual Performance Agreement (APA) with University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh today at UGC auditorium for establishing good governance and excellence in higher education and research in their respective institutions. Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman, UGC was present at the agreement signing ceremony as the Chief Guest.... details

IEEE International Conference held at DU

Live Correspondent: A day-long IEEE International Conference on "Imaging, Vision and Pattern Recognition" was held at Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban auditorium on Dhaka University (DU) campus today. DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique inaugurated the conference as the chief guest, said a DU press release. Center for Natural Science and Engineering Research (CNSER)... details

Japanese uni delegation calls on NSTU VC

Live Correspondent: A delegation comprising a Japanese university teacher on Saturday paid a courtesy call on Noakhali Science and Technology University (NSTU) Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr M Ohiduzzaman. The three-member team led by Kiyoshi Ichihara of graduate school of medicine at Yamaguchi University met the vice-chancellor at Dhaka University Teachers’ Club on Thursday evening. They... details

JNUL: Committee formed to initiate MCJ’s alumni

        JNU Correspondent: In a bid to establish the Alumni Association of the Department of Mass Communication and Journalism (MCJ) of Jagannath University (JnU), a convener committee was formed on Friday. Comprising a total of 18 members, the committee has been formed in a scheduled program, held at the department today, with Professor Dr. Helena Ferdousi, the... details

One gets Begum Suraiya Imdad Scholarship at DU

DU Live: Humayra Binte Kabir of Islamic Studies Department of Dhaka University (DU) has been awarded "Begum Suraiya Imdad Memorial Scholarship" for securing the highest CGPA in BA (Hons.) final examination-2015 among female students of all departments under Arts Faculty of the university. Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique handed over the scholarship to the... details

DU Principal Assistant Proctor Fatema Begum

DU Live: Fatema Begum, Principal Assistant Proctor of Dhaka University (DU), died of a cardiac arrest at her university residence on the campus last night. She was 60, a DU press release said today. Fatema Begum is survived by her two sons and a host of relatives and well wishers. Her namaj-e-janaza will be held at university central mosque at 10am tomorrow. Later, she will be buried at... details

Ruet authorities cancelled the 33-credit system

  Ruet Live: The Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (Ruet) authorities have cancelled the 33-credit system in the face of vehement protests by students who feared that they could not be able to move up  to their next sessions in the system. The decision came at an academic council meeting, convened by Ruet Vice Chancellor Prof Rafiqul Alam Beg, on Sunday. As per the grading... details