The Department of Environmental Science of the School of Environmental Science and Management (SESM) organized an academic field trip to Buriganga River on March 25, 2017 as a part of course ENV 216 – Water Pollution and Control. A group of young environmental enthusiasts, led by a faculty member, Nabila
The School of Life Sciences (SLS) at IUB hosted a session entitled "An Introductory Workshop on Experimental Evolution" on March 9th, 2017. Over 50 students attended the provocative and lively workshop, which was conducted jointly by Mr. Zain Omar Ali and Mr. Ornob Alam. Experimental evolution makes use of microbial
The School of Life Sciences (SLS) and the International Center for Biotechnology and Health (ICBH) at Independent University have organized the second session of Career Forum on Thursday, March 9, 2017. This forum is designed to introduce students in small groups to eminent personalities in biology and help them better
IUB student Mohammad Javed Ahmed defeated Masud Rana Parag by 4-2 sets in ‘best of 7’ to win men’s singles title in the Federation Cup Table Tennis Tournament 2017 held at Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Indoor Stadium on March 22, 2017. IUB Table Tennis Club is extremely proud of Javed’s grand
Dr. Sarwar Uddin Ahmed (Professor and Dean, SB) recently (16th -17th March, 2017)engaged in collaborative initiatives with prominent Universities in the UK. After having thorough discussion between Professor Sarwar Ahmed and Mr. David Line, Manager, International Office, University of Bristol, a student exchange program has been finalized. It is worth
Dr. Sarwar Uddin Ahmed (Professor and Dean, SB) and Dr. Samiul Parvez Ahmed (Assistant Professor and Head, Department of Finance, SB) actively participated in the 3rdInternational Conference on Business, Economics, Management and Marketing at the University of Oxford, Oxford, UKon 13th– 15th March, 2017. Dr. Sarwar Ahmed inaugurated the conference
Independent Economic Society (IES) under the Department of Economics, IUB organized a quiz competition “Brain Teasers 3” on March 22 and 23, 2017 at its own campus at Bashundhara. There were 25 participating teams, each consisting of three members. The questions of the First Round Quiz was based on
“Campus Recruitment and Spot Interview” by renowned MGH Group took place on March 22, 2017 at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The Office of Career Guidance and Placement (CGP) of IUB arranged this daylong program. A 3-member team from the HR department of MGH Group comprising the Assistant
Through different events and activities, World Water Day 2017 was observed at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) on March 22, 2017. This year’s theme of the day was ‘why waste water’? To mark the day, the School of Environmental Science and Management (SESM) hosted a Seminar, awareness raising campaign and quiz
The Office of Career Guidance and Placement (CGP) of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) arranged a event titled “Campus Recruitment and Presentation on Future Leadership Program” on March 21, 2017 at the Multipurpose Hall of the university in Bashundhara, Dhaka. Daraz, a leading international e-commerce platform conducted the Program at IUB.
Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University Press Limited (UPL) on March 21, 2017.
The purpose of this MoU is to publish the revised edition of the book Bangladesh National Culture and Heritage: An Introductory Reader.
On behalf of the two organizations, the MOU
The Department of Environmental Science, Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) organized a Seminar titled “Innovative Farming in Bangladesh” on March 21, 2017 at its own campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. Hasin Jahan, Country Director, Practical Action Bangladesh made a demonstrative presentation in the Seminar. The program started with a brief introduction of
The School of Public Health of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) organized a career symposium titled “Career opportunities in Public Health in the field of Climate Change & Health AND Health Communication” on Thursday, 16th March, 2017. The Vice Chancellor and the Dean of the School of Public Health, Professor M
A group of 50 senior students and faculty members from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) visited Karnafuli Hydro-Power Station, Kaptai - the only Hydro-Electric Power Plant in Bangladesh, during 9-11 March, 2017 as a part of their field experience programme. IEEE IUB
Like every year, the Division of Student Affairs (DoSA) of Independent University, Bangladesh IUB organized ‘Annual Picnic 2017’ on March 18, 2017 at Fantasy Kingdom in Ashuhlia, Savar. A total of 700 students, faculty members and management staffs participated in the annual picnic. 10 BRTC Double Decker buses carried
The Independent HR Society of Independent University, Bangladesh hosted a very interactive seminar , on 28thFebruary, 2017, about “Social empowerment of marginal tea farmer”. Guest speaker was Mr. Dewan Sadek Afzal, Chairman of Green Care Agro Limited & Guest of Honor was Mr. Mosharraf Hossain, Director of Green Care
A seminar on Engineering jobs and Public policy was held on March 16 at SECS. The speaker, Prof. Rokon Zaman is a former faculty at SECS and is currently serving in various capacities with the Bangladesh government. He emphasized on better engaging our youth, so that they can meet the rapidly changing needs of
We are deeply shocked and grieved at the sad demise of Prof. Dr. M.A. Raqib, who breathed his last on March 19, 2017 (Innalillahe Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajeun). Dr. Raqib was a Professor and Director of the then School of Communication (now School of Engineering and Computer Science) of Independent
A Seminar on Career Planning was held at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) on March 15, 2017 in its own campus at Bashundhara, Dhaka. The Seminar was organized by the Office of Career Guidance and Placement of IUB. Keynote of the Seminar titled “Career at Online Marketing and Digital Marketing” was
A seminar on space instrumentation and electronics was held at SECS on
March 13. The speaker was Tom Berge, a doctoral candidate at the
University at Oslo. He spoke of Instrumentation for rockets and
satellites, the space environment, radiation effects on electronic
components, and new space applications.
Mr. Berge has been in the electronics
The Environment Club, IUB organizes an interactive event ‘Gaiathon’ to promote environmental awareness through games and entertainment on 12th of March, 2017 at the multipurpose hall. The purpose of the event was to make the students aware of the environment particularly the endangered endemic species of Bangladesh through five stages
The Department of Economics, School of Business, Independent University, Bangladesh organized a seminar on “ Contract Theory, Property Rights and Economic Outcomes” on March 9, 2017 in its own campus at Bashundhara, Dhaka. The Head of The Dept. of Economics Prof. Aminur Rahman welcomed the speaker Dr. Rezwan Haque, PhD
Independent University, Bangladesh in association with Shadhona, a centre for the advancement of South Asian culture hosted an engrossing and enchanting Sitar Recital Evening performed by renowned sitar player Irshad Khan on March 10, 2017 at IUB Auditorium in Bashundhara, Dhaka. During his two hours performance, this eminent sitar player
Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) gave a warm reception and awarded six students who won the Student Film Competition initiated by JICA and USAID. The Department of Media and Communication organized the ‘Student Achievements Appreciation Program’ on March 09, 2017 at its own campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The program started with
IUB Choir performed National Anthem in the Joy Bangla Concert 2017 held at Army Stadium on March 07, 2017. To mark the ‘Historic 7th March’, the day of delivering the famous speech by Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 1971, Young Bangla, a youth platform of Center for Research and Information
Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) celebrates International Women’s Day 2017 upholding this year’s theme of the day, ‘Be Bold for Change’. The day was marked through different events and activities at IUB’s own campus in Bashudhara, Dhaka.
To observe International Women’s Day in befitting manner, School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
“Team Reboot” Winners at BRACathon “Team Reboot”, a group of highly talented programmers from the CSE Department at IUB, recently came back winners from the BRAC-organized mobile app programming contest, BRACathon II. The second edition of this contest was held at BRAC University from 3-4 March, 2017 with the tagline
As a part of the foundation course (ENV101) offered by the School of Environmental Science and Management (SESM) of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB), a group of 46 students and 4 faculty members visited the Bangabandhu Jamuna Eco Park in Sirajganj on 4th March 2017. The day-long tour was organised by
A Talk titled “Universal Human Rights: Principle and Implementation” was held at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) on March 02, 2017 at its own campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The Department of Law of IUB organized the event where Dr. Salimullah Khan, Professor, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh was present as the
EEE Student wins the 1st Runner Up Best Speaker Award in the “Open Air Oratory” Speech Competition 2017Created: Sunday, 05 March 2017 10:04
Farseem Riasat, a 3rd year student of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) of Independent University Bangladesh (IUB) won the 1st Runner up Best Speaker Award in the “OPEN AIR ORATORY” Speech Competition 2017 held at the Engineers Institute, Bangladesh on February 23, 2017. This competition was organized
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