Friday, September 22, 2017 | ePaper

Paper on ‘Industry-University Collaboration’ presented at IAUP

  • Print


Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman of Board of Trustees, Daffodil International University hands over a souvenir to Kakha Shengelia, PhD, IAUP President-elect and President, Caucasus University, Tbilisi, Georgia at a conference in Vienna, Austria drecently.

Campus Report :

Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman, Board of Trustees of  Daffodil International University (DIU) joined the 18th International Association of University Presidents (IAUP) Triennial Conference in Vienna, Austria during July 5th - 8th, 2017.  This Conference was attended by 300 plus participants from around the globe and focused on the theme 'Innovation in Education'. Every three years, the IAUP conducts this large scale conference where dynamic discussions related to higher educational fields take place with the "commitment to the opportunity for every interested individual to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary for the pursuit of higher education."
Khan's presentation titled 'Industry-University Collaboration: A Way for Innovation and Employment' on the theme 'Industry meets Education, drew attention of the audience.
He spoke on sustainable development goal, human development, higher education in Bangladesh, Key Strategies in University Education in Bangladesh, delta planning, matching skills and labor market, DIU Industry Academia Lecture Series on Entrepreneurship Development, Innovation and Industry Academia Collaboration, DIU Publications on Entrepreneurship, DIU's Department of Entrepreneurship as pioneer in Bangladesh, curriculum development, practical involvement of students, and Employability 360 degree during his presentation.
He handed over a DIU Souvenir to Kakha Shengelia, PhD., IAUP President-elect and President, Caucasus University, Tbilisi, Georgia during the conference.
IAUP is the largest and oldest Association represented by University Presidents from 170 countries. It holds the highest (ECOSOC) consultation rights at the United Nations and formal consultation rights with UNESCO. The great outcome of the visit is to strengthen networking in and around the area.

More News For this Category

Workshop on academic program and curriculum format at BUP

Workshop on academic program and curriculum format at BUP

Campus Report :Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) organized a workshop on "Academic Program And Curriculum Format In Higher Education Institutions" at Bijoy Auditorium of its campus in Mirpur Cantonment in

Graduation Day organized at BSMRAU

Graduation Day organized at BSMRAU

Prof Dr Mohammad Giasuddin Mia, Vice-Chancellor of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman University (BSMRAU), Gazipur distributs crests among the students  at the Graduation Ceremony of the Winter 16 Term held at

4th IETF Outreach Program in city

Campus Report :Fourth Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) Outreach Program held at Digital Classroom, Daffodil International University (DIU) on Tuesday organized by Internet Society (ISOC) Bangladesh Dhaka Chapter. President of

BRU to cut mark for wrong answer

Jannatun Lucky, BRU :Begum Rokeya University (BRU), Rangpur launched negative marking in the Admission Test for the first time this year. In the test 0.25 marks will be cut for

British Council Director meets DU VC

Director (Education) of British Council, Dhaka, David Maynard paid a courtesy call on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman today at the latter's office at the campus.Head of

Human-chain at EWU to protest brutality against Rohingya

Campus Report :East West University (EWU) organized a human chain against murder, violence, rape, arson and eviction against Rohingyas in Myanmar on Sunday in front of the EWU Campus at

CUET Admission Test on November 1

Admission test for the first year honours course under the academic year 2017-18 of Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (CUET) will be held on November 1.The three- hour written

DIU Chairman conferred Honorary Doctorate

Campus Report :The President and Senate of Ala-Too International University of Kyrgyzstan Republic have conferred the Honorary Doctorate to Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman, Daffodil International University (DIU), Dhaka Bangladesh

Training on cyber crime investigation held at BUBT

Training on cyber crime investigation held at BUBT

Campus Report :A daylong training on "Cyber Crime Investigation Techniques for Bangladesh Police" organized by the Department of Computer Science and Technology, Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT)

Fire Fighting Exercise at BUP

Campus Report :Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) arranged the 1st Fire Fighting Exercise on Wednesday at its campus. The exercise organized in cooperation with 6 independent ADA Brigade, Bangladesh