In this April three private universities namely Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology, Primeasia University and City University has awarded numbers of students with graduation degree in textile technology and engineering in their convocation. All the events held in Bangabandhu International Conference Center, Agargaon, Dhaka. For City University it was the 1st convocation of which was held at on Thursday, April 15 and the 4th for Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology (AUST) held on April 27.
“Though some private universities are providing quality education the standard of education and tuition fees in most of them are questioned.” Honorable President Mr. Zillur Rahman said while presiding over the first convocation of the City University.
The President said that the universities would have to play a responsible role in building a happy and prosperous Bangladesh for fulfilling the expectations of the nation. “At each transition period of the Nation, the universities had come forward and played the role of vanguards.” He noted that the overall development of society depended on the nature and standard of the higher education.
The education minister, Mr.Nurul Islam Nahid, attending the convocation as the special guest said the government was working on formulating a law for the private universities to ensure their quality of education and other facilities for the students.