Dhaka, Jan 9 (UNB) – Chinese Ambassador to Bangladesh Zhang Zuo on Tuesday met Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman at his residence.
They discussed ongoing joint collaborative academic and research programmes among DU and various Chinese universities.
Prof Akhtaruzzaman apprised the Chinese ambassador of the history, academic and research programmes of DU in brief.
He said DU had many MoUs with various universities in China, noting that exchange of faculty members, researchers and students was going on regularly under these deals.
DU Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academic) Prof Dr Nasreen Ahmad, Pro-Vice Chancellor (Administration) Prof Dr Muhammad Samad, Treasurer Prof Dr Md Kamal Uddin, President of DU Teachers Association Prof Dr ASM Maksud Kamal, Secretary Prof Shibli Rubayat-Ul-Islam, Proctor Prof Dr AKM Golam Robbani, among others, were present.
Comilla University, Jan 09 (UNB) - Comilla University Vice-chancellor Professor Dr Emran Kabir Chowdhury congratulated four ministers of the newly formed cabinet by visiting them at the Secretariat on Tuesday.
A team of the university, led by the VC, met Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni and LGRD Minister Tajul Islam and greeted them with bouquets at their respective offices.
During the courtesy call, CoU Registrar Md Abu Taher, Proctor Dr Kazi Mohammad Kamal Uddin and President of Bangabandhu Parishad Kazi Omar Siddiqui Rana, among others, were present.
Dhaka, Jan 6 (UNB) - University of Liberal Arts of Bangladesh (ULAB) on Sunday launched a new club named '1971 History Club', aiming to encourage young minds to learn about 1971 history, and recognise the value of the Liberation War of Bangladesh.
A daylong programme was held on the university’s Dhanmondi campus, marking the launching of the club.
Eminent historian Professor Afsan Chowdhury will be with the club as an external advisor.
Professor Imran Rahman, member of the board of trustees of ULAB, declared the inauguration of the club. He also declared that a Center for Liberation War and Genocide Studies at ULAB will be launched soon, said a press release.
Professor Afsan Chowdrury and Professor Rafiqul Islam, the National Professor and the Professor Emeritus of ULAB, also addressed the programme.
A daylong art exhibition was also held at the lobby of the campus titled “Women and 1971”, which will continue for the next one week.