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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 […]

Qayyum Chowdhury Memorial Gold Medal launched at DU

DHAKA,  -A memorial gold medal award entitled “Artist Qayyum Chowdhury Memorial Gold Medal” was launched here at the Fine Art faculty of Dhaka University (DU) today, reports BSS. Artist Tahera Khanam, wife of late artist Qayyum Chowdhury handed over a cheque for Taka 10 lakh to DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique as the […]

Teachers’ Day observed at RU

RAJSHAHI,  – Teachers, students and staff of Rajshahi University today observed ‘Teachers’ Day’ paying rich tribute to martyred teacher Dr Shamsuzzoha, reports BSS. 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 […]

Extracurricular activities to flourish children’s talents stressed

RANGPUR,  – Arranging more extracurricular activities for the adolescents and children in primary, junior and high schools along with their regular studies has become imperative to properly flourish their latent talent, reports BSS. Speakers expressed the view at inaugural ceremony of the two-day Children Fair-2017 organised by Nilphamari District Information Office (DIO) on the ‘Unmukto […]

Reunion of DU Botany department held

Campus Desk: The second reunion of Dhaka University (DU) Botany department was held on the campus today amid festivity and fanfare manner. DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique inaugurated the day-long programme as the chief guest at Curzon Hall auditorium on the campus this morning. The reunion, however, honored the State Minister for Women […]

Educationists stress on holding copying free examinations

RANGPUR,  – Educationists at a seminar here on Friday stressed the need for holding copying free public examinations to ensure quality of education for producing knowledgeable, worthy and enlightened citizens, reports BSS. The opinion came at the seminar organised by Bangladesh Technical Education Board (BTEB) at the conference room of Rangpur Technical School and College […]

US authorities target student loan giant in lawsuits

CHICAGO, – In separate lawsuits, US authorities targeted the nation’s largest student loan company Wednesday, alleging it failed to help borrowers and illegally cheated some into making bigger loan payments than needed, reports BSS. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the state of Illinois sued Navient, a loan servicer that used to be a part […]

NU first convocation tomorrow

DHAKA,  – The first convocation of National University (NU) will be held at 3 pm tomorrow at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre here, reports BSS. President Abdul Hamid, also chancellor of the university, will preside over the convocation, a press release of NU said. Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid will attend the convocation as the […]

Less students admitted in RUET

Campus Desk: Three departments of Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET) did not get any students for Bachelor (Hons) 1st year admission under the session 2016-17. Only five out of total 14 departments in the university fulfilled the seats. According to the university authority’s last notice of waiting list, students have been admitted in […]


Two SUST organizations exempted permanently

Campus Desk: Two organizations have been exempted permanently from the Combined Cultural Alliance of the united platform for culture workers of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST). A press release signed by the convener of Combined Cultural Alliance Tawhid Jamal Aumi confirmed about the decision on January 04, 2016 (Wednesday). The Combined Cultural Alliance […]

49 school students get blankets in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI, – Some 49 students of Silver Jubilee Government Primary School at Kumarpara area in Rajshahi city received blankets free of cost on Sunday, reports BSS. Rotary Club of Metropolitan Rajshahi (RCMR) donated the blankets with the main thrust of lessening their sufferings caused by cold bite together with encouraging them towards institutional learning. School […]

UGC chairman visits JU projects

DHAKA,  – University Grants Commission (UGC) Chairman Professor Abdul Mannan today visited different projects undertaken by Jahangirnagar University (JU) under World Bank and Bangladesh Research and Education Network (BdREN), reports BSS. After visiting the projects, Professor Mannan also made a courtesy call on JU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr Farzana Islam at the latter’s office on the […]