- Meeting with the Hon’ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina
August 02, 2011
On 02 August, 2011, all the Vice-Chancellor of Public University of Bangladesh leaded by the Hon’ble Chairman (State Minister) Prof. AK Azad Chowdhury and the Members of University Grants Commission (UGC) meet the Hon’ble Prime Minister of the Peoples’ Republic of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina at the PMO’s office, Tejgaon, Dhaka. The meeting lasted for more than 2hrs and the discussion was held on various issues of the public universities as well as the functioning of UGC. On the occasion, Prof. Alamgir, the VC of KUET, invited Hon’ble Prime Minister to visit KUET in the next year 2012 at her suitable schedule. He also emphasized the need for the change of present structures of UGC to materialize the initiatives of the present government regarding the enhancement and improvement of the quality and scope of Higher Education in Bangladesh. In this context Government can consider the establishment of Higher Education Commission with necessary empowerment.