Comilla University, Jan 22 (UNB) - The authorities of Comilla University (CoU) recently appointed new director and additional director of the Institutional Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC).
Professor Dr Bishawjit Chandra Deb of accounting and information systems department was appointed as director while associate professor Dr Banani Biswas of English department was appointed as additional director of IQAC.
A press release signed by the registrar Professor Dr Abu Taher confirmed the matter.
Islamic University, Jan 21 (UNB) – The authorities of Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia on Monday suspended one of its officials as he was allegedly involved with unsocial activities.
IU Vice-Chancellor Professor Rashid Askari issued the suspension order against Jahangir Hossain, an assistant registrar of Finance and Accounts section, IU acting registrar SM Abdul Latif said.
The authorities also formed a four-member probe body, led by chairman of marketing department professor M Zakaria Rahman, to look into the matter and asked the body to submit its report as early as possible, he said.
Earlier, Jahangir reportedly took a girl to the university rest house in the capital and committed unsocial activity there, Abdul Latif said.
Cumilla, Jan 21 (UNB) - Comilla University (CoU) authorities have appointed new provosts to two dormitories of the university.
Assistant Prof Zillur Rahman of Mathematics department has been appointed provost of Nawab Faizunnesa Chowdhurany Hall while Associate Professor Dr Mohammad Julhash Miah of Physics department made provost of Shahid Dhirendronath Dutta Hall, said a press release signed by CoU Register Prof Dr Abu Taher.
Islamic University, Jan 21 (UNB) – An inter-department and inter-hall badminton, basketball and table tennis competitions will begin at Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia on Tuesday.
IU vice-chancellor professor M Harun-Ur-Rashid Askari will inaugurate the competition as chief guest around 11 am, sources at IU physical education department office said on Monday.
IU Treasurer professor M Selim Toha will attend the programme as special guest while its Pro-VC and Professor M Shahinoor Rahman will preside over it.
IU Physical Education department director Dr M Sohel told UNB that a total of 33 departments and 8 residential halls would take part in the competitions.
Dhaka, Jan 20 (UNB) – The University Grants Commission will show zero tolerance towards corruption, said its chairman Prof Abdul Mannan on Sunday.
“There’s no alternative to ensuring good governance and eradicating corruption,” he said. A zero-tolerance policy against corruption will be taken,” he said while addressing the inaugural ceremony of a workshop at the UGC Bhaban in the city’s Agargaon area.
The UGC organised the two-day workshop on ‘Annual Performance Agreement Management System’ to bring transparency and dynamism in the activities of universities.
Prof Mannan said the objective of the workshop is to make all concerned aware about the Annual Performance Agreement and ensure good governance and excellence in performance of tertiary-level institutions.
“We want to build result-oriented educational institutions in Bangladesh,” he added.
UGC member Prof M Shah Nowaz Ali presided over the function, while UGC members Prof Mohammad Yousuf Ali Mollah, Dr Dil Afroza Begum and Dr Md Akhtar Hossain, additional education secretary Md Belayet Hossain Talukder and UGC secretary Dr Md Khaled spoke on the occasion.
Registrars of 40 public universities, who are focal points of the Annual Performance Agreement, are participating in the workshop, said a press release.