Workshop on Annual Performance Agreement between UGC and public universities held at UGC

Workshop on Annual Performance Agreement between UGC and public universities held at UGC

A day-long workshop on implementation of Annual Performance Agreement (APA) between UGC and 40 public universities for fiscal year 2018-2019 was held at University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh on 26 April 2018. UGC organized the workshop for making the activities of universities transparent, dynamic and vibrant.

Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman, UGC graced the opening ceremony as the Chief Guest. Professor Dr. M. Shah Nowaz Ali, Member, UGC presided over it. Professors Dr. Dil Afroza Begum and Dr. Md. Akhtar Hossain, Members, UGC, spoke at the event as the Special Guests. Md. Rezaul Karim Hawlader, Director (In-Charge), Finance and Accounts Division, UGC delivered address of welcome on the occasion.

Md. Kamrul Hasan, Deputy Secretary, Cabinet Division and Md. Fazlur Rahman, Senior Assistant Secretary (Budget Wing), Ministry of Education, were present as resource persons on the occasion.

In his speech, Professor Mannan said the Annual Performance Agreement is very crucial for universities and urged the registrars and focal points of APA to properly implement the Annual Performance Agreement for establishing good governance and excellence in tertiary level education.

Professor Shah Nowaz Ali called upon all concerned to work jointly to implement the government’s development plan and play their due role to build Bangladesh as a prosperous country.

Professor Dr. Masum Habib, Vice-Chancellor, Rajshahi Medical University and High officials from UGC and Ministry of Education, among others, were present. Registrars, focal points of APA of 40 public universities of the country participated in the workshop.