Act on findings of research for dev of country: CU VC

Staff Correspondent

27 February, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Chittagong University (CU) Vice Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr Iftekhar Uddin Chowdhury underscored the need for utilising findings of research conducted by talented teachers and researchers for development of the country.

He said this while addressing as the chief guest at a programme titled ‘Intern Certification Program on Business Research on Brand Equality and Award for Excellence in Teaching & Engineering’ organised to honour renowned teachers and engineers at Social Science faculty auditorium on the university campus on Monday.

A total of 31 students of the university’s Statistics department were handed over certificate for participating in research-work ‘Business Research on Brand Equality’ at Crown Cement company.  

Ten teachers and engineers were also honoured at the programme.

The VC Iftekhar in his speech said students of the university have been proving their talents at private and public organisations in home and abroad through researchable and competitive activities.

The VC thanked management of the Crown Cement company for conducting the research by the students of the university.

With Statistics department Head Professor Md Manirul Islam in the chair, Crown Cement’s Research Planning and Business Development department Manager Md Atowar Hossain delivered welcome speech at the programme.

CU Pro VC Professor Dr Shireen Akhter, Science faculty dean Professor Dr Mohammad Shafiul Alam, Crown Cement Advisor Shankar Kumar Roy, Living Consultant and Construction Managing Director Engineer Md Nasim Uddin and JSL Engineering Chief Executive Officer Abdul Halim Sikdar were also present at the programme among others.