International Conference on Social Science and Humanities concludes at IUB

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The closing ceremony of a three-day-long International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities focusing on the theme “Identity in the Globalized World: Dimensions, Transformations and Challenges” was held on Monday, 25 August 2014 at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The Centre for Social Science Research (CSSR) at IUB organized the conference.
Professor Dr A K Azad Chowdhury, Chairman (State Minister), University Grants Commission, Bangladesh attended the programme as the Chief Guest. In his speech Prof Chowdhury said that, in higher education there is no difference between public and private universities. Some of the private universities are marking darker picture but their number is very low. He also mentioned, some of the private universities, including IUB, are doing even better than some of the public universities.
Among others, Prof M Omar Rahman, Vice Chancellor, IUB, also spoke on the occasion.
Professor Zakir Hossain Raju, Chair, Conference Organizing Committee, Director, CSSR and Dean, School of Liberal Arts and Social Science, IUB, delivered the concluding remarks.
Ms Sharmeen Ahmed, Alternate –Project Manager, CSSR, and Senior Lecturer, Department of Social Sciences and Humanities, IUB, delivered the welcome speech.
Mr Obydullah Al Marjuk, Lecturer, Department of Social Sciences and Humanities, IUB, conducted the ceremony.
The programme was followed by dinner.