Tuesday, 27 Oct, 2020


CU B unit entry test underway

CHATTOGRAM: First year admission test for the academic session of 2019-20 of Chittagong University is underway in two sessions on the campus on Sunday (Oct 27). This year, 42,004 students will appear in B unit admission test at the CU.  35 stucents are vying for each seat in the unit.

BUET admission test results published

DHAKA:  Admission test results for 2019-20 academic session of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) were published on Saturday (Oct 26) night. The results of the admission test are available in the BUET web site: ugadmission.buet.ac.bd According to the results

SUST admission tests begin

SUST, SYLHET: The admission tests for 2019-20 academic session of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) began on Saturday (Oct 26) morning. ‘A’ unit test started at 9:30am at 32 centres while ‘B’ unit exam is scheduled for 2:30pm at 46 centres. Altogether

‘No more market in front of educational institutions’

DHAKA: The government asked authorities concerned to take necessary measures to stop construction of market adjacent to private educational institutions. The Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education on Thursday (October 24) issued an order in this regard. According to the order

2,730 edu institutions enlisted under MPO-scheme

DHAKA: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina declared enlistment of 2,730 more education institutions under MPO- scheme across the country. At the Ganabhaban, the Premier on Wednesday (Oct 23) announced the MPO enrollment of successful private educational institutions to meet the policy

PM to declare MPO enlistment on Wednesday

DHAKA:  Education Minister Dipu Moni said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to declare MPO enlistment on Wednesday (October 23) in a bid to give priority to educational institutions located in underdeveloped areas.   She briefed reporters at International Mother Language Institute in the

Tributes pour in for Kalidas Karmaker

DHAKA: Tributes and condolences were poured in from all quarters for internationally acclaimed painter and printmaker Kalidas Karmakar on Monday (Oct 21) noon. His body was taken to the Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka at noon where thousands of people including, members of different

DU Ka, Cha units results published

DHAKA UNIVERSITY: Results of Dhaka University admission tests under Ka and Cha units have been published with 13.05 percent and 2.50 percent pass rate respectively.  The Vice-Chancellor of the university Dr Md. Akhtaruzzaman officially released the results of the admission test at the

Fahad’s brother leaves Dhaka College

DHAKA: Abrar Faiaz, younger brother of murdered BUET student Abrar Fahad, has taken Transfer Certificate from Dhaka College. 11th grader Abrar Faiaz wants to study at Kushtia Government College, which is located in his home town. According to an official of college branch of Board

BUET entry tests held

DHAKA: The first-year admission test for the academic session 2019-20 of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) was held on Monday (Oct 14). The admission test started at 9:00am and ended at 12 noon. A total of 12,161 eligible candidates appeared for the

Barishal University entry tests postponed

BARISHAL: The authorities of Barishal University (BU) have postponed admission tests scheduled to begin from October 18 citing “unavoidable circumstances.” The tests have been postponed due to the vacant posts of Vice Chancellor and Registrar of the varsity.  On Sunday (October

Special cell to prevent ragging in edu institutions

DHAKA: Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni asked everyone to stay alert in order to stop ragging, all types of harassment including sexual one at educational institutions. She also gave her opinion for constructing a special cell in the wake of BUET student Abrar Fahad murder. 

Coaching centers asked to shut activities for 22 days

DHAKA:  The government asked the coaching centres across the country to suspend all activities from October 25 to November 15 ahead of Junior School Certificate (JSC) and Junior Dakhil Certificate (JDC) examinations. Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni came up with the decision after a

DU Kha unit results published, 23.72 pc pass

DHAKA UNIVERSITY: The first year honours admission test results of Dhaka University (DU) ‘Kha’ unit under the academic session of 2019-2020 has been published on Sunday (Oct 13). DU vice-chancellor professor Md Akhtaruzzaman announced the results at the administrative building at

All accused in Fahad murder case temporarily expelled: BUET VC

BUET:  BUET Vice Chancellor Prof Saiful Islam said all the 19 accused of the Abrar murder case were temporarily expelled from the university. Prof Saiful Islam came up with the announcement while holding a meeting with the representatives of agitating students at the BUET Auditorium

Fahad murder: BUET students’ demo continues

DHAKA: Students of BUET (Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology) continued their protest programmes for the fifth consecutive day on Friday (Oct 11) over death of their fellow Abrar Fahad and demanded for justice. Agitating students of the university brought out a

BUET VC to meet protesting students in afternoon

DHAKA: The VC of the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) is set to hold a meeting with protesting students over the murder of fellow student Abrar Fahad. Vice-chancellor Prof Saiful Islam is likely to sit with the protesters at 5pm on Friday (Oct 11), 

BSMRSTU proctor Ashiquzzaman resigns

GOPALGANJ: Mohammad Ashiquzzaman Bhuiyan has resigned from the post of proctor of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University (BSMRSTU) in Gopalganj citing ‘personal ground’. He submitted his resignation to Dr Nuruddin Ahmed, registrar of the university, on

DUCSU seeks PM’s step against BCL torture

DHAKA UNIVERSITY: Dhaka University Central Students' Union Vice-President Nurul Haque Nur sought Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s announcement directing Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) to stop torture on common students. DUCSU VP came up with the call at Raju Memorial Sculpture on

Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Nobel prize in literature

DHAKA: Polish author Olga Tokarczuk and Austria's Peter Handke have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Two winners were named - one for 2019 and one for 2018 - because last year's prize was not awarded, reports BBC. The Swedish Academy, which oversees the