DIU delegation left for Japan to attend SBFA 2013

DIU delegation left for Japan to attend SBFA 2013


A delegation from Daffodil International University (DIU) left for Japan today to attend the Social Business Forum in Asia 2013 as a part of Bangladeshi delegation lead by Professor Muhammad Yunus. The Asian Forum will take place from 27 to 29 July 2013 at three different cities Osaka, Kyoto and Fukuoka in Japan.

The DIU team will be the proud presenter of the Youth Session, where Mr Masud Ibn Rahman, Head Social Business Cell of DIU and Kazi Mesbah Ur Rahman, President, Social Business Students Forum and Student of BBA at DIU will deliver their presentation.Prof Dr. Muhammad Yunus will speak on Social Business Movement in Asia, its problems and prospects in this movement.

Most of the Asian Countries including Bangladesh will join this forum .All the Social Business stakeholders including academician, business people, political leaders, social activist and celebrities will join this prestigious platform of Social Business.

The organizer of this event is the Yunus & Shiiki Social Business Research Centre, Kyushu University Japan. Dr. Ashir Ahmed (Associate Professor, Khyushu University) Prof Masaharu Okada (Executive Director Grameen Creative Lab@Kyushu University) Prof Hiroto Yasuura (Head Yunus & Shiiki Social Business Research Centre) are the patrons of the event.

Daffodil International University delegation also attended the global Social Business Summit 2012 with Prof Yunus at Vienna Austria.

11 DIU students left for Korea to join Asian Summer Program (ASP) 2013

11 students of Daffodil International University (DIU) left for Korea to join a three week credit-based program offering innovative prospect of Asia titled Asian Summer Program (ASP) 2013 under Dongseo Asian Initiative Program supervised by Professor Dr. Yousuf M. Islam recently. In the first phase 4 students left for Korea on July 03, 2013. After the long tireless effort of the authority another seven students got their visa and finally they also flown to Korea.

The program named Asian Summer Program (ASP) is a three week credit-based program offering innovative prospect of Asia. It is designed to provide an International Training in Korea for the students, with the aim of building Cross-culture communication, Personal soft skill development, Confidence building, Career enhancement as well as mutual friendship among the participating countries. Students will have the chance to adjust these two courses which are going to obtain at Korea with their regular courses. There will be 350 students from 25 universities in 10 different countries in this program. The Program starts at July 8, 2013 at the very beautiful location of Busan, Korea. Participating students will experience a highly international environment, allowing them to learn directly about the diverse cultures of Asia. Students will have the chance to adjust these courses with their regular courses.

To become more attractive for foreign students and researchers and to increase its appeal as a world centre for excellence, DIU has joined its name in great initiative named “Dongseo Asian Initiative Program” taken by the Dongseo University, Korea.

DIU donated at Kidney Foundation Hospital and Research Institute

Daffodil International University has donated Ten Lacks Taka (Tk.10, 00,000/=) at Kidney Foundation Hospital and Research Institute today on 15th July 2013 as a part of its Corporate Social Responsibilities.

Mr. Md. Sabur Khan, Honorable Chairman, Daffodil International University & Daffodil Group along with others distinguished high officials of DIU handing over the cheque to Professor Dr. Harun-Ur-Rashid, Chairman, Kidney Foundation Hospital and Research Institute.

5th AC Meeting of DIU was held on July 13, 2013

5th Academic Council Meeting of Daffodil International University (Under purview of the private University Act-2010) was held on July 13, 2013 at the Board Room of the University. Professor Dr. M. Lutfar Rahman, Vice Chancellor, Daffodil International University presided over the meeting. Members of the Academic Council of Daffodil International University Prof. Dr. M. Kabir, Former Teacher of the department of Statistics, Jahangirnagar University, Brig. General (Retd.) M. Mofizur Rahman, Prof. Dr. M. Mizanur Rahman, Treasurer, Professor Dr. Md. Zakir Hossain, Director (Studies), Prof. Dr. S. M Mahabub-ul Haque Majumder, Dean, FSIT, Prof. Dr. Golam Rahman, Dean, FHSS, Prof. Rafiqul Islam, Dean, FBE, Prof. Dr. Shah Md. Karamot Ali, Dean, FAHS, Prof. Dr. Yousuf M. Islam, Executive Director, HRDI, Dr. Md. Fokhray Hossain, Registrar, Prof. Dr. Golam Maowla Choudhury,Controller of Examinations,Professor Dr. Shusil Kumar Das, English Department, Mr. Mohammed Emran Hossain, Deputy Registrar and all Head of the Departments were present in the Academic Council Meeting.

Professor Dr. M. Lutfar Rahman presented a brief on the overall Academic activities of the university and deans of faculties, controller of examinations and other senior officers represented relevant information and proposals.

The members of Academic Council praised the continuous development and success of Daffodil International University. They also praised that Daffodil International University is now completely computerized and automated. All the premises of DIU have been brought under WIFI facilities and DIU authority has taken a bravery initiative of “One student: One laptop project.

BRE students of DIU visited REHAB Summer Fair’2013

The students of the Department of Real Estate (BRE) of Daffodil International University (DIU) paid a visit toa promotional campaign “REHAB Summer Fair’2013”held at Hotel Ruposhi Bangla on June 27, 2013.
Mr. Mohammed Sakhawat Hossain, ACMA, Assistant Professor & Head, Dept. of Real Estate lead the team. Through this visit the students gathered practical knowledge about real estate business, Shared and exchanged their views with real estate professionals at the fair which will help them in their career planning. For the betterment of the students of Real Estate Department, such type of campaign will be arranged regularly in every REHAB Fair with the help of DIU authority.

Tree Plantation Campaign” at DIU Permanent Campus

Department of Real Estate of Daffodil International University organized a “Tree Plantation Campaign” at DIU Permanent Campus, Ashulia, Dhaka on June 20, 2013. Professor Dr. M. Mizanur Rahman, Treasurer, DIU, Dr. Mostafa Kamal, Advisor, Dept. of Real Estate and Mohammed Sakhawat Hossain, ACMA, Assistant Professor & Head, Dept. of Real Estate were present at the campaign.

The campaign was also graced by a foreign guest from Japan named Mr. Takayoshi Suzuki, Social Worker and Friend of Liberation War 1971. Considering the importance of trees for our lives and to perform social responsibility the campaign has been initiated from the Real Estate Department. Almost forty different types of fruits, flowers, and wood trees were planted there. Students were not only restricted to tree plantation but also enjoyed with lots of fun. Everybody was in festive mood at the permanent campus.