10th Board of Governors meeting of South Asian University held

10th Board of Governors meeting of South Asian University held

The 10th meeting of the Board of Governors of South Asian University (SAARC University) was held today (18 December 2017) at Hotel Ashok in New Delhi. Professor Parashar Prasad Koirala, Phd, Chairman, UGC, Nepal presided over the meeting. 15 members from 8 SAARC countries participated along with senior officials of Ministry of External Affairs, India.

The meeting discussed the future sustainability strategy of the university along with academic and financial plans for the university. The Board expected within a decade, South Asian University will become a Center of Excellence of Higher Education in the region. Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh and Mr. Md. Shamsul Haque, DG, (SAARC), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bangladesh attended the meeting.