CU, BU get new VCs

Akhtaruzzaman reappointed DU VC

Staff Correspondent

4 November, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CU, BU get new VCs

Professor Shireen Akhter and Professor Dr Md Sadequl Arefin have been appointed vice-chancellors of Chittagong   and Barishal Universities respectively for the next four years.

In another development, Professor Md Akhtaruzzaman has been reappointed as vice-chancellor of Dhaka University for next four years.

The Education Ministry issued three separate gazette notifications on Sunday on the appointments.

President Abdul Hamid, also chancellor of all universities, reappointed Prof Akhtaruzzaman on Sunday,” the notification said.

Professor Shireen Akhter was acting vice-chancellor of Chittagong University (CU).

Prof Shireen, a senior teacher of Bengali Language and Literature Department of CU, was made the acting CU VC in June this year.

Dr Arefin Matin was a senior teacher of Social Work Department of Rajshahi University.