Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) has celebrated its 18th Founding Anniversary and the "University Day 2021" on 01 September 2021, maintaining the health safety guidelines amid the corona pandemic. The Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain inaugurated the university day program as the Chief Guest by hoisting the National Flag and releasing the colorful balloons. Dean of the Faculty of Civil Engineering and the Chairman of “University Day 2021” Celebration Committee, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Abu Yousuf presided over the function and hoisted the university flag accompanied by all other Deans, Registrar & Director (students' welfare). After the inauguration program, the Chief Guest planted tree beside the Liberation War Sculpture 'Durbar Bangla' and released fishes in the pond near the Vice-Chancellor's Banglow of KUET.
To mark the day, a discussion meeting (Online) was also held on 01 September 2021 at 11.00 am. The Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain spoke at the function as the Chief Guest. Dean of the Faculty of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Prof. Dr. K. M. Azharul Hasan; Dean of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Prof. Md. Golam Kader; Registrar (In-charge), Engr. Md. Anisur Rahman Bhuiyan took part in the discussion meeting as the Special Guests. Dean of the Faculty of Civil Engineering and the Chairman of "University Day 2021" Celebration Committee, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Abu Yousuf presided over the function. Assistant Director, Public Relations & Information Section, Monoj Kumar Majumder represented the event. Prof. Dr. Bashudeb Chandra Ghosh, former teacher, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering & President of KUET Alumni Association; Director , Institute of Environment and Power Technology (IEPT), Prof. Dr. A. N. M. Mizanur Rahman; Head of the Department of Architecture, Prof. Dr. Quazi Hamidul Bari; Director, IICT, Prof. Dr. Mohiuddin Ahmad; Head of the Department of Mechatronics Engineering, Prof. Dr. Sobahan Mia; Head of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Prof. Dr. Pallab Kumar Choudhury; Head of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Prof. Dr. Pintu Chandra Shill; Provost of Dr. M. A. Rashid Hall, Prof. Dr. Sajal Kumar Adhikary; from Alumni of KUET, Engr. Molla Abul Hossain, Bord Director, DPDC; Engr. Sk. Munir Ahmed, Director, Power Cell, Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources; Engr. Md Shah Abid Hossain, Additional Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of police; CEO of Shakh Meshinaris, Engr. Sk. Masum Kamal; Superintendent Engineer of Roads and Highways, Engr. Tapasi Das; from Teachers' Association, Protik Chandra Biswas; from Officers’ Association, Engr. Hossain Mohammad Arshad; Engr. Md. Mahmudul Hasan, Engr. Md. Ruhul Amin; Project Director of “Expansion of Infrastructure and Academic Activities of Khulna University of Engineering & Technology”, Engr. Dr. Md. Julfikar Hossain; Secretary of KUET Chattra League, Sadman Nahian Sezan; from Officers’ Association (Up-gradation), GM Moniruzzaman; from Karmachary Samiti (3rd Class), Md. Mamunur Rashid took part in the discussion meeting. Before the discussion meeting article were presented by Prof. Dr. Kazi ABM Mohiuddin, Director (P&D). A Doa-Mahfil also held in the KUET central mosque to mark the day.