Monday, 27 September, 2021
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Afzal Hossain made UGC-Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Fellow

Former Professor of Bangladesh Agricultural University Dr M Afzal Hossain was made UGC-Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Fellow on Sunday.

University Grants Commission (UGC) introduced UGC-Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Fellow in recognition of Bangabandhu’s contribution to higher education on the occasion of birth centenary of father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

A total of nine researchers of the country applied for the fellowship. The UGC committee selected Dr Afzal Hossain as the fellow after scruitinising all of the applications.