Academia High Achievers Award Ceremony held at IUB
Students of Academia, country’s one of the largest and reputed English medium schools, had been awarded for securing excellent results in ‘O’ & ‘A’ Level exams.
Dr. Hasan Mahmud, MP, honorable Minister for the Ministry of Information was the Chief Guest of the Ceremony and distributed prizes among the students. The event took place on December 3, 2019 at IUB campus in Bashundhara R/A, Dhaka.
Prof. Milan Pagon, Vice Chancellor (Acting), IUB and; Saidur Rahman, Country Manager, Pearson, Edexcel were present as Special Guests, spoke on the occasion and distributed awards among the successful students.
Along with them Mrs. Sarwat Zeb, Chairperson, Academia; Mr. Kutub Uddin, Managing Director, Academia; Dr. M. Mahabubul Haq, Principal, Academia and; Mrs. Raunaque Alamgir, Vice Principal, Academia remained present.
Dr. Hasan Mahmud, MP stated that the entire world has now become a global village. Hence, each student should turn out to be a ‘world-citizen’ in terms of possessing ingenious skills, knowledge, expertise and most importantly, the humanity. They will also have to be well equipped in order to cope with 4th industrial revolution and its upcoming changes.
Every year, high academic achievers of Academia are receiving awards. In 2019, 193 students from ‘O’ & ‘A’ Level of Edexcel Curriculum awarded by their school, Academia. 125 students from ‘O’ and 68 students of ‘A’ Level were awarded.
Later, Dr. Hasan Mahmud, MP, the honorable Minister visited Bangabandhu Corner at the IUB library. He expressed great satisfactions having learned IUB’s endeavors towards achieving higher education goals of the government. The Minister assured extending all possible cooperation to achieve these common goals. Deans, senior members of the faculty & administration, other dignitaries, parents and guardians, media institutions and large number of students attended the event.