Georgia University Professor meets UGC Chairman

Georgia University Professor meets UGC Chairman

Professor Amrit Bart, Dean and Director, Office of Global Programme of University of Georgia, USA called on Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman of UGC on 31 July 2018.  Md. AM Shahbuddin, Associate Professor of Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University and Afshana Parven of Asian Institute of Technology assisted Mr. Bart.

During the call on, Mr. Bart offered scholarship, training and internship opportunities to Agricultural University’s students of Bangladesh. In this regard, a MoU may be signed between University of Georgia and UGC shortly, he said. He also said they want to exchange students, faculty members and research collaborations with the universities of Bangladesh.

In his speech, UGC Chairman said that Bangladesh has numerous problems in the agricultural sector that needs to be solved. “Our students and faculty members will be greatly benefited from the exchange offer. Besides, it will help us to enhance the quality of agricultural education.”

Professor Dr. Mohammad Yousuf Ali Mollah, Professor Dr. Dil Afroza Begum, Professor Dr. Md. Akhtar Hossain, Members, UGC; Dr. Md. Khaled, Secretary, Dr. Shamsul Arefin, Additional Director, Public Relations and Right to Information Division, Dr. Md. Fakhrul Islam, Additional Director, International Cooperation and Collaboration, Md. Maksudur Rahman Bhuyan, Additional Director, IMCT Division and Md. Shahin Siraj, Deputy Secretary, Administration Division, UGC, among others were present.