The orientation program for the newly joined Faculty members of Daffodil International University was held today on May 18, 2013 at the Conference Room of the university. Presided over by Prof. Dr. M. Lutfar Rahman, Vice-Chancellor, Daffodil International University the orientation function was also addressed by Emeritus Professor Dr. Aminul Islam, Professor Dr. M. Mizanur Rahman, Treasurer, Prof. Dr. S. M. Mahbub-Ul- Haque Majumder, Dean, Faculty of Science and Information Technology, Prof. Rafiqul Islam, Dean, Faculty of Business and Economics, Prof. Dr. Shah Md. Keramot Ali, Dean, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences. Dr. Md. Fokhray Hossain, Registrar conducted thr orientation program.
Professor Dr. M. Lutfar Rahman, Vice-Chancellor, Daffodil International University welcomed the newly joined faculty members and urged to make the best use of the facilities and resources provided by the university and build the students to fit for face the challenges of the 21st century. He said that Daffodil International University is doing well in all respects. Commitment, Transparency and Quality of Education made the university renowned. DIU provides its faculty members best available resources to pursue their teaching methods and techniques and hone their skills.
Urging the faculty members to be a complete human being and ideal teacher Professor Dr. Aminul Islam said that three major things-discipline, honesty and quality can make a life success. To be a complete citizen of the country he advised the faculty members to achieve those virtues. He also urged the faculty members to uphold quality education at any cost.
A total of 41 full time faculty members joined in different faculties of Daffodil International University in this semester.
A seminar titled “Applied Research Methods and Research Directions” was held today May 16, 2013 at Conference Room of Daffodil International University. Professor Dr. M. Lutfar Rahman, Vice Chancellor, Daffodil International University was present in the seminar as the chief guest. Outstanding research scholar Professor Dr Alamgir Hossain from University of Northumbria, UK who is currently visiting Bangladesh presented the keynote paper in the seminar. The seminar was attended by Prof. Dr. M. Golam Maowla Choudhury, Controller of Examinations, Prof. Dr. Syed Akter Hossain, Head, Department of CSE, Prof. Dr. Yousuf M. Islam, Prof. Dr. A.K.M. Fazlul Haque, Department of Natural Sciences and a large number of faculty members and students of different departments attended the seminar.
Addressing the seminar Professor Dr. M. Lutfar Rahman said, University is the top place for conducting Research works and he urged the faculty members to develop creative and innovative ideas and contribute positively in research oriented works and also to help the young in redearch works.
While presenting keynote paper Professor Dr Alamgir Hossain pointed out the scopes and opportunities of research works in home and abroad in different sectors based on the latest developments of ICT.
Daffodil International University organized
‘Summer Camp 2013’
As a part of Academic Social Responsibility (ASR), Daffodil International University organized a two day long ‘Summer Camp’ from May 10-12, 2013 at Begum Sufia Model High School, Kaliakoir, Gazipur.
The Camp included community meetings, yard meetings (Uthan Boithak), workshops, Motivation of Social values, Scouting, lectures on effective use of ICT and communication for development and power point presentation for School and College Students on Education system of DIU to create awareness for higher education among the students.
A total of ten students from the Department of Law and Department of Real Estate of Daffodil International University conducted the Summer Camp lead by Khandker Dider-us-Salam, Senior Lecturer of the Department of Law of Daffodil International University.
The function was addressed by Md Abdur Razzak, Principal, Habez Uddin Sarkar College, Ms. Jesmin Akter, Principal,Boroibari AKU Institute and College and Md. Ataur Rahman, Head Master, Begum Sufia Model High School, Kaliakoir , Gazipur.
About 600 Students from different schools and colleges of Gazipur attended the program. A Quiz competition was also arranged for the students and distributed prizes among the winners which facilitated by Amlan Kishore Moon, Asst. Officer of DIU.
Daffodil International University (DIU) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with The Daily Star yesterday to enhance English skills of the university students by developing their habit of reading English newspaper.
Under this agreement, signed at DIU in the capital’s Sobhanbagh, the university will subscribe to 8,000 copies of The Daily Star every Sunday, when the supplement Star Campus comes out, for the next one year from June 1.
The authorities will distribute the copies among DIU students at a subsidised rate. The university currently has around 11,000 students.
March 31st, 2013
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A partial view of the 6th Syndicate Meeting of DIU
Under the Purview of Private University Act-2010, the 6th Syndicate Meeting of Daffodil International University was held on March 30, 2013 at the University Board Room. The meeting was presided over by the Chairman of the Syndicate & Vice Chancellor of Daffodil International University Prof. Dr. M. Lutfar Rahman. Mr. Md. Rafiquzzaman, Joint Secretary (Audit & Law), Ministry of Education who was nominated by the Government of People’s Republic of Bangladesh and Prof. Dr. M. M. Sahidul Hassan of BUET who was nominated by University Grants Commission (UGC) as external members of DIU Syndicate were present in the meeting. Mr. Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman, Board of Trustees, attended the Syndicate Meeting in response to a special invitation by Chairman of Syndicate.
Among other members, Professor Dr. M. Mizanur Rahman, Treasurer, Professor Dr. S.M. Mahabub Ul Haque Majumder, Dean, Faculty of Science & IT, Professor Rafiqul Islam,Dean, Faculty of Business and Economics, Dr. Md. Fokhray Hossain, Registrar, DIU, Mr. Md. Emran Hossain, Member, Board of Trustees and Mr. Md. Khurshed Alam, Member, Board of Trustees were present.
Prof. Dr. Golam Maowla Choudhury, Controller of Examinations, Mr. Mominul Haque Majumder, Director (Finance & Accounts) of Daffodil International University was also present on special invitation of Chairman of Syndicate.