On February 27, 2017, the Honorable President of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh and the Chancellor of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) Mr. Md. Abdul Hamid has appointed Prof. Milan Pagon as a Pro-Vice Chancellor of the Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) for a period of four years.
Prof. Pagon was appointed
An orientation program of IUB Chess Club was held on March 01, 2017 at IUB Campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. By sharing the objectives of the club, International Chess Grand Master Mr. Niaz Murshed, Advisor of IUB Chess Club started the program along with Mr. Kazi Faruque Ahmed, Deputy Director of
A group of 48 students and 2 faculty members from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) visited Ashuganj Power Station Company Limited on 25 February 2017 as a part of their field experience programme. Students were visited both 770 MW steam-based thermal power
The School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) organized an in-depth interactive discussion session with the author Dr. Tamina M. Chowdhury on her book “Indigenous Identity in South Asia: Making claims in the colonial Chittagong Hill Tracts” at its permanent campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. Along
A Seminar titled “Environmental Problems: Bangladesh & Global Perspective” held at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) on February 28, 2017 at its own campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The Department of Environmental Science of IUB organized the Seminar where Dr. Atiq Rahman, Executive Director, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies was the Keynote
On the 16th February 2017, students from Independent Photograpy Club and Department of Media and Communication, Independent Universiy Bangladesh (IUB) participated in the special gallery walk at the Chobi Mela International Festival of Photography IX. As the Chobi Mela IX focused on the education segment and for that they offered
Being the first ever private university in Bangladesh, Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) has signed Microsoft Education Agreement with Tech One Global (Pvt) Ltd while the signing ceremony was held on February 27, 2017 at the permanent campus of IUB in Bashudhara, Dhaka. This initiative will establish a strong partnership with
The School of Public Health, IUB organized a seminar on “Financing Challenges of Universal Health Coverage in Bangladesh” on 24th February, 2017. The speaker in the seminar was Dr. Syed Abdul Hamid, Professor & Director, Institute of Health Economics, University of Dhaka. The Vice Chancellor and Dean of the School
The E-Business club, IUB organized a seminar on “Search Engine Optimization: A New Dimension to Increase Profit Margin” on Thursday, February 9, 2017. Dr Manzur Ashraf, SEO (Search Engine Optimization) consultant, Melbourne, Australia was the key speaker of the seminar. He discussed about the optimization of SEO to grow online
Mr. G. M. Wali Ullah, faculty, IUB, School of Business co-authored and published a chapter titled “Reporting of Zakat and Charitable Activities in Islamic Banks: Theory and Practice on a Multi-cultural Setting” in the Scopus indexed Handbook of Empirical Research on Islam and Economic Life, published by Edward Elgar Publishing,
IUB, School of Business organized an orientation program on “The Entrepreneurship Research Fellowship program”, in collaboration with Junction Bangladesh on 16th February, 2017. The fellowship program is partnered by EMK Center and the ICT Division. The aim of the fellowship program is to encourage academicians and young researchers to indulge
A daylong International Conference titled “China, India & the United States in Bangladesh: Cultivating Competitive Cooperation” was implemented on February 23, 2017 at the own campus of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The Conference was organized by the Global Studies & Governance (GSG) Program at IUB. In the
A seminar on “Advanced Sensors and Instrumentation Systems for U-Health Care Applications” was held at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) of Independent University Bangladesh (IUB) on 14 February 2017. Prof. V .R. Singh, Life Fellow of IEEE, from the National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi, India was the
The Division of Students Affairs (DoSA) and the students of IUB paid homage to the language martyrs by placing floral wreaths at the Central Shaheed Minar (কেন্দ্রীয় শহীদ মিনার) Dhaka, on 21 February – International Mother Language Day 2017 at 12:01 a.m.
Pohela Falgun 1423, heralding the arrival of spring, was welcomed through a Boshonto Utshob in IUB with flowers, songs and dances. Organized by the Division of Student Affairs (DoSA), the daylong Utshob was held on 13 February 2017 at the center court of IUB. Prof. M. Omar Rahman, Vice Chancellor,
The Center for Cognitive Skill Enhancement (CCSE), the School of Life Sciences (SLS), and the International Center for Biotechnology and Health (ICBH) at IUB hosted Dr. Adeline Seah from the National University of Singapore for a talk and workshop on the biohacking on February 9, 2017. Over sixty faculty and
The 18th Convocation of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB), the biggest programme to confer degree among graduating students took place on February 12, 2017 at its own campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. A total number of 1419 students received certificates for completing honours and masters degrees successfully from IUB.
On behalf of the
Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) became Runner-up in the 10th ULAB Fair Play Cup Cricket 2017 where cricket teams from 12 famous universities of the country took part. IUB Cricket Club also participated in the tournament which took place from January 24 – February 8, 2017.
IUB team played very well
Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) became Champion in the Youth Bangla Football University Cup 2017 held on February 10-11, 2017at Uttara Friends’ Club Playground where football teams from 16 private universities participated. The teams were divided into 4 groups to face each other in 7-a-side matches.
Two teams from IUB - IUB
266 bags of blood of different groups have been collected from the “Voluntary Blood Donation Camp Spring 2017” that took place at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) on February 6-7, 2017. To save lives by donating blood voluntarily as well as to encourage the students in voluntary blood donation, the 2-day
Students of the Course titled “Film and Television in Bangladesh” of Media and Communication Department, Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) are holding some events to pay tribute to the late legendary filmmaker Zahir Raihan. A creative prodigy and an unsung hero of Bangladesh, Zahir Raihan, through his excellent works and unique
The School of Life Sciences (SLS) and International Center for Biotechnology and Health (ICBH) at Independent University, Bangladesh launched the SLS/ICBH Career Forum on February 2, 2017. This forum is designed to introduce students in small groups to eminent personalities in biology and help them better understand the diverse career
Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) and the University of Maryland, College Park (UMD) jointly delivered a Certificate Course on Global Classroom Initiative: “Addressing Current, Pressing Global, and Environmental Public Health Challenges” at the IUB premises in Bashudhara, Dhaka. This 4-month Course took place from September to December 2016 under the School