Live Correspondent: UGC Officers’ Association and UGC Karmachari Union jointly accorded reception to University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh Chairman Professor Abdul Mannan for getting Honorary Hon. D. Litt. by University of Science &Technology, Meghalaya. UGC organised the reception programme on 02 December at its auditorium.
UGC Chairman Professor Abdul Mannan was present on the occasion as the Chief Guest. UGC Members Professor Dr. Mohammad Yousuf Ali Mollah and Professor Dr. Dil Afroza Begum spoke on the occasion as Special Guests. Dr. Md. Khaled, Secretary of UGC and also President of UGC Officers’ Association presided over the ceremony.
Professor Mannan, in his speech, said that the prestigious degree conferred by USTM has honored the UGC and Bangladesh. The honorary D. Litt by USTM is recognition of Bangladesh’s tertiary education too, he said. Divisional heads and officials of UGC were present on the occasion.
The USTM in a Special Convocation conferred Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters, Honoris Causa (Hon. D. Litt) on UGC Chairman for his outstanding contributions to higher education in Bangladesh on 24 October.
Dhaka, 02 December (Campuslive24.Com)//IH