Thursday, May 28, 2020 | ePaper

MoU between UGC, Zurich University of Applied Sciences

  • Print


UGC Secretary Dr Md. Khaled and Dean of Applied Linguistics of ZHAW Prof Dr Daniel Perrin exchanging a MoU document on behalf of their organizations while UGC Chairman Prof Abdul Mannan was, among others, present on the occasion.

Campus Report :
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh and Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) at Embassy of Switzerland in Dhaka recently.
The objectives of the MoU are to exchange research activities especially in the field of Applied Sciences amongst the public research institutions of both the countries. As per the MoU, ZHAW will provide seed money grants, mobility grants and bridging grants to the selected researchers.
UGC Secretary Dr Md. Khaled and Dean of Applied Linguistics of ZHAW Prof Dr Daniel Perrin signed the deal on behalf of their respective organisations.
UGC Chairman Prof Abdul Mannan, Director Dr Md. Fakhrul Islam, Additional Director Jesmin Pervin and Deputy Secretary of UGC Md. Shahin Siraj, were present.
The UGC Chairman said, 'As per the MoU, the public research institutions of Bangladesh and Switzerland will jointly carry out scientific research projects on mutual interest.'
The agreement will facilitate the higher education links with Switzerland. 'The deal will strengthen the bondage of the two friendly countries,' he added.
ZHAW has been ranked as 90th in World University Rankings 2019. It is a leading house for research collaboration which carried out joint research with partner institutions in South Asia. It also promotes and fosters scientific cooperation with other key institutions of Asia.

More News For this Category

Benajir Ahmed, Chairman, Board of Trustees, Professor Atiqul Islam, Vice-Chancellor, Members-Board of Trustees, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Treasurer, Directors, Administrative heads are seen during celebration of  Mujib Shoto Borsho 2020, Birth Centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at North South University.

Benajir Ahmed, Chairman, Board of Trustees, Professor Atiqul Islam, Vice-Chancellor, Members-Board of Trustees, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Treasurer, Directors, Administrative heads are seen during celebration of Mujib Shoto Borsho 2020, Birth Centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at North South University.

DIU hosts seminar on 1971 War Babies

DIU hosts seminar on 1971 War Babies

Campus Report :To mark the Mujib Birth Centenary celebration, Daffodil International University (DIU) organized a seminar on 'Unconditional Love: Story of Adoption of 1971 War Babies' on Satur at 71

Freshers' reception held at Jagannath University

Rabiul Alam, JnU CorrespondentĀ  :A Freshers' reception and farewell programme of the Social Work Department of Jagannath University was held at the university's Central Auditorium on Wednesday amid festive mood

CoU Ovoyaronna Comilla gets new body

CoU Correspondent :A 14-member executive committee of an environmental organization "Ovoyaronno Comilla University" has been formed with Sazzad Bashar of Department of Mass Communication and Journalism as President and Safayet

Fresher's reception held at IU

IU CorrespondentĀ  :A fresher's reception ceremony was held at Islamic University (IU), Kushtia on Tuesday amid festivity mood and much enthusiasm.Chhatra Union, a progressive student wing of the Islamic University

BSMRSTU students postponed hunger strike

Campus Report :The agitating students of the History Department of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University unlocked its administrative building on Wednesday on the occasion of celebrating Mujib

Milestone College's success in the anti-corruption debate competition

Milestone College's success in the anti-corruption debate competition

Campus Report :Milestone College has been championed in the national anti-corruption debate Competition-2020 at thana level. This Pleasant debate competition organized by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) andĀ  held on last

Mass signature campaign protesting rape at JnU

Rabiul Alam, JnU :Hundreds of students of Jagannath University on Tuesday started a mass signature campaign protesting rape and sexual harassment of two female students of the university recently.Jagannath University

Workshop on 'Quality Assurance' held at IU

IU Correspondent :A day-long stakeholder workshop on Quality Assurance was held at Islamic University (IU), Kushtia on Wednesday with a view to making skilled graduates. Islamic University and Institutional Quality

BUFT Spring 2020 orientation program held

Campus Report :BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology (BUFT) organised an orientation programme for the newly admitted students of Spring 2020 semester at its main campus in the capital recently.BUFT