Two PhD researchers of the Centre for Advanced Research in Arts & Social Sciences (CARASS) of Dhaka University (DU) were awarded “AKM Abdul Hamid and Begum Selima Jahan Memorial Research Scholarship” for their outstanding research works.
Dhaka University Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman awarded the scholarships to the researchers as chief guest in a programme held at the VC’s lounge of the university campus on Sunday, said a press release.The recipients are -- Debashish Bepari (Music) and Md Shamim Miah (Population Sciences).
DU Treasurer Professor Dr Md Kamal Uddin presided over the programme.
Among others, Director of CARASS Professor Dr Abdul Bashir, donor’s family member Professor Dr AH Ahmed Kamal and acting Registrar of the university Md Enamuzzaman were present in the programme.
In his speech, VC Professor Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman urged the researchers to play their effective role in enhancing the quality of research.
Besides, Akhtaruzzaman also paid his tributes to the memories of late AKM Abdul Hamid and late Begum Selima Jahan.