Live Correspondent: The Prime Minister Gold Medal-2017 award ceremony under the auspices of University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh will be held on 25 July 2018 at the Shapla Hall, Prime Minister’s Office.
Hon’ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasian will hand over the gold medals among the talented students of different public and private universities of the country as the Chief Guest. This year, a total of 163 students will be awarded the Prime Minister Gold Medal in recognition of their scuring the highest marks / CGPA in their respective faculties.
Mr. Nurul Islam Nahid, MP, Education Minister and Mr. Md. Sohorab Hossain, Secretary, Secondary and Higher Education Division, Ministry of Education will be present as Special Guests on the occasion. Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman, UGC will preside over the function. Professor Dr. Dil Afroza Begum, Member, UGC will deliver the address of welcome.
It may be mentioned here that the Prime Minister Gold Medal was introduced in 2005 as an effort to encourage the talented students of the universities of the country.
Ministers, Advisers to the Prime Minister, National Professors, former UGC Chairmen, Secretaries of different Ministries, UGC Members, Vice-Chancellors from public and private universities, educationists, high officials from Prime Minister’s Office and UGC and parents and gardiants of the awardees, among others, will be present on the occasion.
Dhaka, 24 July, (campuslive24.com) //MI