ADB delegation calls on the Chairman of UGC
A-seven member delegation from Asian Development Bank (ADB) called on Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman, University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh at UGC Bhaban on 24 December 2019. Ms. Gi Soon Song, Principal Social Sector Specialist, ADB led the delegation.
The Chairman of UGC observed that the proposed ADB project will certainly play a vital role for country’s human resource development in IT sector. The selected four universities will be able to produce quality graduates in IT.
Ms. Gi Soon Song, in her speech underscored the need for best utilization of proposed 100 million US dollars ADB project for capacity building of IT professionals and improvement of infrastructure of higher educational institutions in Bangladesh.
Professor Dr. Mohammad Yousuf Ali Mollah, Member, UGC, Professor Dr. Md. Akhtar Hossain, Member, UGC, Dr. Md. Khaled, Secretary, UGC, Mr. Ryotaro Hayashi, Social Sector Economist, Human and Social Development Division; South Asia Department, Professor Dr. Md. Sirajul Haque, Senior Secondary Education Specialist and Professor Dr. Md. Mozahar Ali, Consultant, ADB, among others, were present during the meeting.
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