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BRU VC exchanges academic views with US envoy
Campus Report :
US envoy to Bangladesh, Earl Robert Miller and the Vice-Chancellor of Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur Prof Dr Nazmul Ahsan Kalimullah, BNCCO exchange their views at the official residence of the VC at University campus in Rangpur on Tuesday.
Ambassador of the United States of America (USA) to Bangladesh Earl Robert Miller called on Vice-Chancellor (VC) of Begum Rokeya University (BRU), Rangpur Prof Dr Nazmul Ahsan Kalimullah, BNCCO at his official residence in the university on Tuesday.
"During the meet, the US envoy and the VC shared views on ongoing academic programmes and expansion of research activities between different universities of the USA and BRUR," a press release of the university said.
Prof Kalimullah appraised the US envoy of academic and research activities at different departments and faculties as well as Dr Wazed Research and Training Institute (DWRTI) of the university.
He hoped that there would be regular exchange of teachers, researchers and students under joint education and research programmes between Begum Rokeya University and different universities of the USA in the future. Earlier, Prof Kalimullah greeted Ambassador Miller on his arrival with his wife Michelle Adelman at the BRU campus.
Later, the US Ambassador and the VC exchanged memorial gifts.
Registrar of BRU Colonel (Retd) Abu Hena Mustafa Kamal, teachers and officials of the university were present on the occasion, the release added.