Publish Date : 21st January, 2018
The 5th Convocation of United International University was held on 20th January, 2018, at UIU Permanent Campus (United City, Madani Avenue, Satarkul, Badda,Dhaka). Hon’ble Education Minister, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Mr. Nurul Islam Nahid, MP, presided over the Ceremony while Prof. Abdul Mannan, Chairman, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh was present as the Special Guest. Dr. Ahmad Kaikaus, Secretary, Power Division, Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources was present as the Convocation Speaker. The Ceremony was also addressed by Mr. Hasan Mahmood Raja, Chairman, Board of Trustees, United International University, Mr. Faridur Rahman Khan, Vice Chairman, Board of Trustees and Prof. Dr. Chowdhury Mofizur Rahman, Vice-Chancellor (Designate) United International University.
Hon’ble Education Minister, Mr. Nurul Islam Nahid, MP, in his speech opined that the Private Universities must take measures to remove all the barriers in respect of imparting quality higher education in their own interest. More sincere endeavors of the private universities are required to attain the desired goal. Congratulating the graduates, the Education Minister urged upon them to work for the interest of the common people.
A total of 962 students from different disciplines were conferred undergraduate and graduate degrees while four meritorious students received Gold Medals for their excellent results.
Convocation Speaker Dr. Ahmad Kaikaus, congratulated the graduates who received their degrees in the 5th Convocation of this university on their achievement and wished them every success in the new world they are entering.
All Deans, Heads of the Departments, Teachers, administrative staffs, journalists, educationists and Vice-Chancellors of different universities attended the convocation program.