Australian delegation meets DU VC

A three-member delegation led by Vice-President and Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Central Queensland University (CQU), Australia Alastair Dawson called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman today, October   9, 2019 at the latter’s office of the university. Other members of the delegation were Prof. Dr. Lee Di Milia and Prof. Dr. Quamrul Alam.

 Dean of the Faculty of Earth & Environmental Sciences of DU Prof. Dr. ASM Maksud Kamal was present on this occasion.

During the meeting they discussed the possibilities of introducing dual PhD. program under the joint supervision of Dhaka University and Central Queensland University, Australia. They stressed the need for expansion of ongoing joint collaborative academic and research programs between the two universities. The delegation members expressed their willingness to provide some scholarships for DU students and teachers for higher studies in CQU. The possibilities of holding of a two-day long international conference on “Sustainable Development Goals” in Dhaka under the joint auspices of Dhaka University and Central Queensland University were also discussed in the meeting.

DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman thanked the guests for their visit to Dhaka University and keen interest in its academic activities.

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(Md. Rafiqul Islam)

Deputy Director

Public Relations Office

University of Dhaka

A three-member delegation led by Vice-President and Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Central Queensland University, Australia Alastair Dawson called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman today, October 9, 2019 at the latter’s office of the university.