Publish Date : 13th November, 2017
1st Inter-University Undergraduate Research Symposium’ held at UIU
School of Business and Economics at United International University organized the 1st ever nationwide Inter-University Undergraduate Research Symposium of the country. The award giving ceremony was held on November 11, 2017 Saturday at 3:00 pm in the main campus of UIU. Dr. Debapriya Bhattacharya, Distinguished Fellow, Center for Policy Dialogue (CPD) was present as the Chief Guest. Mr. Mr. A.S.M. Mainuddin Monem, Managing Director & CEO Abdul Monem Economic Zone Limited (AMEZL) and Mr. Mohammed Nurul Amin, Managing Director & CEO, Meghna Bank Limited were present as Special Guests.
167 undergraduate students from 31 public and private universities of the country participated in five different tracks – Accounting & AIS, Economics, Finance & Banking, Management & HRM and Marketing of the symposium. Top 12 participants from each track were invited to present their research papers. All participants received certificate and gift pack. In total there were 15 winners. In each track, the best research paper won the first prize of BDT 50,000 followed by BDT 30,000 for the first runner up and BDT 20,000 for the second runner up.
It was announced that the 2nd Inter-University Undergraduate Research Symposium will take place between September and November of 2018. Here is list of the winners of the 1st Inter-University Undergraduate Research Symposium 2017:
|Accounting and AIS|
|1st||Sanjida Hena||United International University|
|2nd||Tasnin Jahan||United International University|
|3rd||Muhtasim Rafid Ahmed||BRAC University|
|1st||Tamanna Abdullah||United International University|
|2nd||Rakib Bin Shahid||BRAC University|
|3rd||Bangkim Biswas||University of Barisal|
|Finance & Banking|
|1st||Iqbal Hossain||University of Dhaka|
|2nd||Mohammad Moinuddin||University of Dhaka|
|Management & HRM|
|1st||Md. Mohosin Talukder||Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University|
|2nd||Tazkia Hossain||United International University|
|3rd||Tahsin-Ur-Rashid||United International University|
|1st||Manisha Akter||United International University|
|2nd||Mohammad Ali||United International University|
|3rd||Muhtasim Rafid Ahmed||United International University|
Registrar, Heads of different departments, teachers, guardians, students and the invited guests were present in the programs.