Workshop on annual performance agreement held at UGC

Workshop on annual performance agreement held at UGC

A workshop on Annual Performance Agreement between UGC and public universities was held today (24.04.2017) at UGC auditorium for establishing good governance and excellence in higher educational institutions. UGC Chairman Professor Abdul Mannan spoke on the closing ceremony as the Chief Guest. Earlier, Professor Dr. Dil Afroza Begum, Member, UGC graced the inaugural  ceremony of the workshop as the Chief Guest. With UGC Member Professor Dr. M. Shah Nowaz Ali in the chair, Professor Dr. Md. Akhtar Hossain, Member, UGC and Dr. Md. Khaled, Secretary, UGC spoke on the occasion as Special Guests. Md. Mizanoor Rahman, FCMA, Director, Finance and Accounts Division, UGC delivered the welcome address.

UGC Chairman, in his concluding speech, urged all to discharge their duties by maintaining honesty, sincerity, integrity and best manners for establishing good governance and also excellence in higher education and reserach in their respective institutions.

 Professor Dr. Dil Afroza Begum, in her speech urged the university authorities to maintain transparency and accountability to increase the productivity while accomplishing financial and administrative functions. She called upon them to properly utilize the public money for a strong foundation of the next generation.

Professor Shah Nowaz Ali called upon all concerned to be respectful to the government rules and regulations while performing the duties to reduce corruption.

Representatives from 37 public universities of the country attended the-day long workshop. Offials from Education Ministry and UGC, among others were present. It may be mentioned here that the main purpose of Annual Performance Agreement is to make the activities of public universities under education ministry dynamic, vibrant and transparent.