Secretary General of Association of Commonwealth Universities calls on UGC Chairman

Secretary General of Association of Commonwealth Universities calls on UGC Chairman

Professor John Wood CBE FREng, Secretary General, The Association of Commonwealth Universities called on Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh at the latter’s office today (08.03.2017). Professor Dr. Abdul Mannan Chowdhury, Vice-Chancellor, World University Bangladesh (WUB), Professor Dr. Nurul Islam, Pro Vice-Chancellor, WUB, Mrs. Morsheda Chowdhury, Treasurer, WUB and Professor Dr. Mushfiq Mannan Chowdhury were present during the meeting.

UGC Chairman welcomed Professor John at his office and briefed him about the functions and activities of UGC and also higher education scenario of Bangladesh. During the meeting, they discussed various aspects of higher education of Bangladesh and commonwealth countries including accreditation council, tuition fees and students’ enrolment. UGC Chairman informed Professor John that the Bangladesh Government has passed the accreditation council act very recently for quality enhancement at tertiary level.