Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) launches its own Archive through an unostentatious inaugural ceremony on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at its own campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. IUB Archive is an initiative of IUB Library for preserving historically significant documents and materials reflecting the origin and progression of the university. This Archive
Farseem Riasat, a 2nd year student of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) of Independent University Bangladesh (IUB) has secured the 1st position at the TIB Anti-Corruption National Public Speaking Competition 2016 in English organized by Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB). This competition was organized during
Sajib Chakraborty, a recent EEE graduate, published a research paper on ELSEVIER's Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews whose 5-year impact factor is 7.896. The paper title was "Transformer-Less Single-Phase Grid-Tie Photovoltaic Inverter Topologies for Residential Application with Various Filter Circuits". The research was supervised by Dr. M. Abdur Razzak, the
Students from The School of Life Sciences at Independent University, Bangladesh, won a debate organized by The American Society for Microbiology and BRAC University, and co-sponsored by ICDDR,B and ideSHi on “Microbes: Friends or Foes?” The competition held on December 19, 2016.
Students from Team IUB—Lulu Maknun Samiha, Bushra Anjum,
Tomal Hossain, a EEE alumni of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) awarded course completion certificate on Law and Administration. Tomal received the award certificate from Sheikh Hasina, the Honorable Prime Minister of Bangladesh on 15 December, 2016 in a award ceremony program held at Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) Administration Academy.
Tazeen Ahmed, Senior Lecturer, Department of Media and Communication (specialization: film studies) was invited as a special guest at the 27th Singapore International film Festival (SGIFF)for her contribution in connecting the Bangladeshi film ‘Live from Dhaka’ by Abdullah Mohammad Saad with the festival. Ms. Ahmed visited SGIFF in 2015 as
Like every year, from 4-11 December, 2016; two students from Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) namely Syeda Fareen Hossain and Kazi Prattasha Habib visited India being Bangladeshi Youth Delegates. Through this visit, alongside IUB, Fareen and Prattasha represented Bangladesh; its culture, heritage and educational magnitude to our neighboring country. This tour
The Division of Student Affairs (DoSA) of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) observed 45th Victory Day in befitting manner on December 16, 2016. IUB students paid their wholehearted tributes to three million martyrs for making unrivaled sacrifices in order to clinch the ultimate victory of the nation, and to have a
Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) hosted “7th Physics Olympiad-Dhaka Event 2016” organized by Bangladesh Physics Olympiad. The daylong event took place on December 17, 2016, Saturday at the permanent campus of IUB in Bashundhara, Dhaka.
Students from various schools and colleges from Dhaka division participated in this national competition. Once the
Md. Ekhtekharul Islam, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Environmental Science under the School of Environmental Science and Management (SESM) at IUB attended the 3rd International Conference on Poverty and Sustainable Development, held on 8th and 9th December 2016 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The theme of the conference was “Strategies
This is to inform you that Dr. Rushdi M. R. Razzaque has published a research paper titled “Real earnings management in family firms: Evidence from an emerging economy” in Pacific-Basin Finance Journal (an “A” ranked journal by the Australian Business Deans Council). His study provides evidence that family owned firms
An innovative and thought-provoking Seminar took place at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) on December 12, 2016, Monday at its own campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka where Prof. Richard Eaton delivered an in-depth and research-based speech on “Reconsidering ‘Conversion to Islam’ in South Asian History”. The Seminar was organized by the Department
Independent HR Society (IHRS) organized a day-long training workshop titled “Total Reward Management” on Friday, December 2, 2016 with the collaboration of Bangladesh Society for Human Resource Management (BSHRM). Over 90 trainees comprising HR leaders, Compensation & Benefit professionals, HR compliance expert and General Managers from leading companies in Bangladesh
IUB has started contributing to Research performed at Stanford university through distributed computing. Center for Cognitive Skill Enhancement (CCSE) has begun contributing to the project Folding@home by Stanford University. It is a global computation grid where Universities, Research Centers, General Teams and Consoles allow their GPU
An Award Ceremony for the “Vision 2100 Essay Completion in Times of Climate Change” was held at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) on December 8, 2016, Thursday at its own campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The Ceremony was jointly organized by the International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) at IUB
Dr. M. Abdur Razzak, Head of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) department of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) delivered a technical talk titled "Implementation of Solar Power System in Fishing Trawlers in Chittagong Region of Bangladesh" at the Deakin University, Australia on December 2, 2016. Dr. Razzak was invited by the
A very timely Seminar on cutting-edge particle physics and the ALICE (A Large Ion Collider Experiment) experiment was implemented by the Department of Computer Science & Engineering of the School of Engineering & Computer Science, IUB. The event took place on December 8, 2016, Thursday at the permanent campus of
Sayem Chaklader, an active researcher at the Center for Cognitive Skill Enhancement (CCSE) has published the first ever game from Bangladesh at the prestigious gaming community platform STEAM. . The 3-D game is entitled ‘Try Hard Parking’. In this game a player takes a vehicle across an
Md. Rakin Sarder Arko, an undergraduate student from the Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) department of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) participated in the finals of the 16th Asia Pacific Information and Communication Technology Alliance (APICTA) Awards 2016 held in Taiwan from Dec 2-5 in Taiwan’s capital Taipei. A national team
Dr. Mustafa H. Chowdhury, Assistant Professor of the EEE Department was awarded the Best Presentation Award for the paper titled “Use of plasmonic metal nanoparticles to increase the light absorption efficiency of thin-film solar cells”. presented at the 4th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (ICSET 2016) held in Hanoi,
On December 5, 2016, The Duke of Edinburgh's Award Foundation Bangladesh organized "4th Gold Award Ceremony" held at the residence of the British High Commissioner in Dhaka, Bangladesh. His Excellency Mr. Mark Clayton, Acting High Commissioner of the British High Commission in Dhaka, Bangladesh distributed Awards among the winners.
Biochemistry lecturer Zain Omar Ali moderated a talk with Dr Sanjeev Jain, a psychiatric geneticist from India’s National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, at the Dhaka Literary Festival (DLF) on November19th, 2016.
The talk was entitled "Population Genetics and the British Empire", and the discussion centered around the connections between
IUB Theater Staged Their 18th Production “HottoMalar Oparey” at IUB Auditorium and Bangladesh Shilpokala AcademyCreated: Monday, 05 December 2016 08:52
IUB Theatre Club staged the inaugural show of their 18th production, “Hottomalar Oparey”, at the IUB Auditorium on 21st November 2016. IUB Board of Trustees Chairman Mr. Rashed Choudhudury, Pro-Vice Chancellor of IUB Dr. Milan Pagon (Designated), Mr. Abdul Bari Vice President of Bangladesh Potho Natok Federation, IUB faculty and
The School of Public Health of IUB (SPH) organized an MPH Alumni Reunion Dinner on Friday, 2nd December, 2016 at IUB Multipurpose Hall. The event was attended by the MPH alumni members, former and current faculties and present students of MPH at IUB. The program was organized to provide
The School of Public Health of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) organized a career symposium titled “Public Health as a career today and tomorrow” on Friday 2nd December, 2016. The Vice Chancellor and the Dean of the School of Public Health, Professor M Omar Rahman inaugurated the symposium and delivered
Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) implements the award giving ceremony for the winners of “The Young Environmentalists 2016” on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at the IUB Auditorium in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The competition was jointly organized by the Department of Environmental Science, IUB and Green Planet Club, IUB.
Professor M Omar Rahman, Vice
The Department of Media and Communication of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) hosted a daylong Korean Cultural Festival on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at IUB campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. His Excellency Mr Ahn Seong-doo, the Ambassador, Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Bangladesh inaugurated the Festival as the Chief Guest.
The Office of Career Guidance and Placement organized a campus recruitment program with Bikroy.com – one of the largest online market places in Bangladesh on 28 November, 2016.
The target audience was the Alumni and final year students in the School of Business with preference for Marketing majors.