Autumn 2019 Semester’s Orientation held
Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) warmly welcomed the newly enrolled undergraduate students of Autumn 2019 Semester through an orientation ceremony on September 7, 2019 at IUB campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. Students got enrolled in six different Schools namely, School of Business; School of Engineering & Computer Science; School of Environmental Science & Management; School of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences; School of Life Sciences, and School of Public Health.
Welcoming the newly enrolled students and the parents, Prof. Milan Pagon, Vice Chancellor (Acting), IUB, heartily thanked the parents & students for choosing IUB towards crafting their lives by coping with new opportunities. Prof. Pagon advised all students to work hard, possess ‘never give up attitude’, be passionate on what they want to pursue and be employable instead of looking for typical jobs.
Highlighting the academic rules and regulations of the University, Mr. Md. Anwarul Islam, Registrar, IUB requested all students to be abided by them and assured to extend all essential cooperation to the new students and their parents. Dr. Mohd. Aminul Karim, Dean, School of Business; Dr. Mohammed Anwer, Dean, School of Engineering and Computer Science; Dr. Abdul Khaleque, Dean, School of Environmental Science and Management; Prof. Imtiaz A Hussain, Dean(Acting), School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences; and Dr. Syed A K Shifat Ahmed representing School of Life Sciences also welcomed the new students and spoke in the program by highlighting the strengths, opportunities and progressive learning environments of respective Schools.
The event was organized by the Admissions & Financial Aid Office at IUB and was conducted by its Deputy Director, Ms. Lima Choudhury.
Later, the newly enrolled students visited and were also oriented by different Schools, Departments, Laboratory experts, Library officials and other Divisions of IUB. Apart from the students, parents, guardians, members of the faculty and management of IUB were present in the orientation program.