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HSC admission process begins

DHAKA,  – The online application process for admission into Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) classes under 2017-18 academic session began in the country today, reports BSS. Secondary and Higher Secondary Division Secretary Sohrab Hossain formally inaugurated the online application process at Dhaka Education Board conference room in the city, said an official release. The admission seekers […]

Badhan sets up blood transfusion center at DU Medical Center

DHAKA,  – Badhan, a voluntary blood donors’ organization, has set up a blood transfusion center at Dhaka University (DU) Medical Center on the campus, reports BSS. DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique inaugurated the blood transfusion center on the first floor of the DU medical center yesterday (Friday), said a DU press release here […]

RCC accords reception to 2,049 students

RAJSHAHI,  – Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) here today accorded reception to 2,049 students, who obtained GPA-5 in Primary School Certificate and other equivalent examinations from the city’s schools in 2015, reports BSS. RCC organized the reception ceremony at its Green Plaza and gave medals to each of the students. Addressing the function as the chief […]

4 DU students get Prof Zia Haider Scholarship

DHAKA : Four meritorious students of Theatre & Performance Studies Department of Dhaka University (DU) were awarded Prof Zia Haider Memorial Scholarship for their outstanding results in BA (Honours) examinations of 2013 and 2014, reports UNB. Tahmina Islam, Aishwarja Azad Shimul, Afrin Huda and Elius received the scholarship from DU Vice-chancellor Prof Dr AAMS Arefin […]

10 IU students get Mokhlesur Rahman scholarship

ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY (KUSHTIA) : Ten students of Arabic Language and Literature Department of Islamic University (IU), Kusthtia received Mokhlesur Rahman scholarship for their outstanding academic results in honors on Thursday, reports UNB. IU Vice-chancellor Prof M Harun-Ur-Rashid Askari handed over the scholarship to the students at Art’s Faculty building around 10 am. IU Treasurer Prof […]

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UK misses out on overseas students

Des Brown: You report that the chancellor has, once again, told the Indians that “there is no quota, no limits, no restrictions on Indian students applying to British universities” and that “90% of Indian students who apply for a student visa, get a student visa” (Britain is open to Indians, says Hammond, 5 April). All […]

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Students are using tech to cheat in exams

Sarah Marsh: A growing number of UK university students are cheating in exams with the help of technological devices such as mobile phones, smart watches and hidden earpieces. Data obtained by the Guardian through freedom of information requests found a 42% rise in cheating cases involving technology over the last four years – from 148 […]

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Schools battle to support special needs

Fran Abrams: It’s a sunny, blustery day and four-year-old Thomas Tovell is well zipped into his anorak and wearing an expression of intense concentration as he helps a little gaggle of boys build a foam brick wall in his school’s outdoor learning area. Thomas’s teaching assistant at Hilton primary school in Derbyshire, Rebecca Kerry, looks […]

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Indomitable spirit of a medical student

Amjad Reef This girl has been a bit courageous since childhood. No fear but yes arachnophobia only grasped her well. Yeah the fear of spider only. Wherever she went for travel, she did something adventurous always. Suddenly she has loved the mountains. The smoke and flavor of white devil mountains. She has been involved in […]

IU student comes up with intelligent home device

ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY (KUSHTIA) : Niyaz Mustakim, a masters’ student of Applied Physics, Electronics and Communication Engineering department of Islamic University in Kushtia has created an ‘Intelligent, smart and versatile home security system’ device to securely maintain matters relating to the home, office, bank and other important places by using a mobile app, It can control […]

DU VC for giving moral education in classrooms

DHAKA : Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique yesterday urged the teachers to instill moral values in the students in classrooms to prevent them from joining militancy, reports BSS. “The main purpose of education is to develop human values among the people. No education could ensure human welfare without moral values,” a […]

20th University Day of BSMMU today

DHAKA : The country’s leading institution of medical education and research Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) will celebrate its founding anniversary and 20th University Day here today in a befitting manner, reports BSS. The university has chalked out elaborate programmes including hoisting of national and university flags in the morning, placing of wreaths at […]

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DIU becomes Runner Up in National Energy Hackathon- 2017

DIU team “Sun-Beam” consists of six students of Electrical and Electronic Engineering ( EEE) department of Daffodil International University has won 1st Runners-up prize in the ‘Power and energy crisis in the Industry sector’ category at National Energy Hackathon-2017, organized and patronized by Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources of Government of Bangladesh held […]

JnU to build new residential hall in Keraniganj

DHAKA : Jagannath University (JnU) authority will build a 1,000-seated new dormitory with all modern facilities at Keraniganj in the city to resolve the acute accommodation crisis of the university, reports BSS. “The university authority is working relentlessly with utmost sincerity to overcome the housing crisis,” JnU Vice-Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr Mijanur Rahman told BSS. […]

IU Kamil exams begin tomorrow

ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY, Kushtia, – The Kamil first part examinations-2015 under the Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia will begin tomorrow (23 April) while its second part examinations will start on Monday, said a press release here today, reports BSS. IU Acting Controller of Examinations AK Azad Lavlu told BSS that the examinations will start at 10 […]

Student cabinet formed in 544 schools, madrashas in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI, -Students Cabinets have been formed in 455 secondary schools and 89 madrashas with direct voting today to make the students respectful toward democratic practice and values from childhood, reports BSS. The government took the initiative to form an eight-member ‘Student Cabinet’ comprising one head representative and seven cabinet members in every secondary schools and […]

Ctg board ready to hold the HSC exams from April 2

CHITTAGONG,  – Chittagong Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (CEB) completed all preparations to hold the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) examinations from April 2 next, reports BSS. A total of 83,193 students including 41,932 male and 41,261 female will sit for the examination under CEB through the 98 centers from 238 colleges this year. A […]

‘Vubon Majhi’ screened at IU

ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY, – “Vubon Majhi”, a film based on the Liberation War, was screened at Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia today, reports BSS. Bishwabidyaloy Theatre (Bithi), IU Film Society (IUFS) and Lonthon jointly organized the film show at Birshreshtha Hamidur Rahman Central Auditorium of the campus. ‘Vubon Majhi’ was screened in two times around 11am […]

Primary education foundation of higher education DU VC

DHAKA,  – DU VC Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique today underpinned the need for improving the quality of primary education as it is the foundation of the higher education, reports BSS. He was addressing at inauguration of 5-day workshop titled “Effective Implementation of DPEd Programme” at Institute of Education and Research (IER) on Dhaka University […]

Chinese delegation calls on DU VC

DHAKA,  – A four-member delegation led by Leo Zhuang, President of Overseas Chinese Association in Bangladesh, called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique at the latter’s office of the university here today, reports BSS. During the meeting, they discussed matters of mutual interest specially the possibilities of signing a MoU between […]

Faujdarhat Cadet College students get Duke of Edinburgh Award

DHAKA, – A good number of students from Faujdarhat Cadet College, one of the leading cadet colleges in Bangladesh, has received The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award (DofE) under bronze category, a press release said here today, reports BSS. It said around 140 students of the cadet college got the award, one of world’s most […]

Female student killed in Khagrachhari

KHAGRACHHARI, -Police recovered the throat-slit body of a female college student from Santinagar Arambagh area of the district town here last night, reports BSS. The deceased was identified as Eti Chakma, 17, a second-year student of Khagrachhari Government College. She is daughter of Antrarendrio Chakma, a resident of Chhantilapara in Dighinala upazila of the district. […]

Industry academia lecture series at DIU

Campus Desk: With the aim to inform and motivate the educated youths of the struggle and challenges faced on route to success by the well known entrepreneurs of the country, Daffodil International University (DIU) Industry Academia Lecture Series on Entrepreneurship Development introduced by Innovation and Incubation Center (IIC) held on February 04, 2017. Innovation and […]

22 Teachers including VC confined in RUET

Campus Desk: Students of Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET) confined twenty two teachers, including the Vice-Chancellor on February 04, 2017 (Saturday) demanding change in the credit system. Around 150 students staged a demonstration in front of the administration building since the Saturday afternoon to press their demand. Meanwhile, the students threatened to continue […]