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DU 52nd convocation on December 9

DU Correspondent

20 July, 2019 12:00 AM printer

DU 52nd convocation on December 9

The 52nd convocation of Dhaka University (DU) will be held on December 9.

The decision was taken at a syndicate meeting presided over by DU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman recently, said a press release from the university’s Public Relation Office.

Nobel winner in physics Prof Dr Takaaki Kajita, also the director of the Institute for Cosmic Ray Research of Tokyo University in Japan, has been proposed to be invited as the convocation speaker.   

The press release also confirmed that a proposal has also been made to confer honorary ‘Doctor of Laws’ degree on the Nobel laureate in the convocation ceremony.