POST TIME: 6 July, 2018 00:00 00 AM
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Malaysia university chairman meets DU VC

Executive Chairman of Malaysia's Binary University of Management & Entrepreneurship Prof Joseph Adaikalam met Dhaka University Vice-chancellor Prof Md Akhtaruzzan at the latter's office on Wednesday. Prof Joseph Adaikalam was accompanied by Prof Dr Asif, Dean of Binary Graduate School of the Malaysian university. Professor of the Institute of Social Welfare and Research of DU Tahmina Akhtar was present on the occasion, said a press release.

During the meeting, the both sides discussed the possibilities of undertaking joint collaborative academic and research programmes on management, information technology and entrepreneurship by the two universities.

They stressed the need for producing skilled graduates at the universities for making Bangladesh a developed country. The both sides also discussed the possibilities of establishment of 'Asian Leadership Institute' at Dhaka University with financial assistance from Malaysia to develop leadership quality of the graduates. They have agreed to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in this regard soon, the release added.

JU Rotaract Club gets new committee

The Rotaract Club of Jahangirnagar University (JU) elected a 14-member new executive body for the next one year.  Zahirul Islam Tamim of Anthropology and Md Selim Reza of Public Administration were made President and General Secretary of the new committee respectively.  The new committee was announced yesterday at its annual meeting held at the Teacher-Student Center (TSC) of the university.

The other office bearers of the committee are – Vice President Addul Mannan Munna, Ashfakuzzaman Joint Secretary Abdul Kader, Sharifuzzaman Nakib, Treasurer Mahamudul Islam, International Service Director Rudro Azad as International Service director, Club Service Director Asaduzzaman, Community Service Director Harunur Rashid, International Service Director Azad, Financial Service Director Muhammad Khalilur Rahman, Editor Mumtarin Jannat Oishee, Joint Editor Hamimul Islam, Zubayer Kamal , Sergeant-at-Arms Abdul Karim and OsmanGoni, the release added.  Besides, Prof Kabirul Bashar and former President Swapan Kumar Haldar has made adviser of the organization for next one year. Mentionable, Rotaract Club of Jahangirnagar were established in 1992 and conducting different social and community development activities on the campus.