Education

Aachol Foundation’s anti-suicide campaign held at JnU

JnU Correspondent The Aachol Foundation which is a social youth-led organisation advocating mental health in Bangladesh has launched an awareness campaign at Jagannath University in the context of how to overcome mental disaster.On Monday,around 11.00 am, the campaign was held in the University campus. Aachol Foundation said, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is one of the leading causes of suicide ...

Sheikh Hasina : Role model of the world

JnU Correspondent Bangladesh’s potential has been made known to the world with the opening of the Padma Bridge. Bangladesh’s abilities spread throughout the world. Bangladesh used its own funds to construct the Padma Bridge. The bridge will accelerate economic growth. Sheikh Hasina’s leadership will give the people of Bangladesh’s southern region new energy. Once more, Sheikh Hasina gained recognition as ...

Schools ill-equipped to provide healthy, inclusive learning environments for all children– UNICEF, WHO

Diplomatic Correspondent Despite a steady decline in the proportion of schools without basic water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) services, deep inequalities persist between and within countries, UNICEF and WHO said on Thursday (June 23). Schoolchildren in the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) and fragile contexts are the most affected, and emerging data shows that few schools have disability-accessible WASH services. In ...

SAU closed till June 30 due to flooding

Sylhet Bureau The authorities of Sylhet Agricultural University (SAU) has postponed its all classes and exam till June 30 next as the flood situation in Sylhet is worsening with time. An emergency notification signed by the university registrar Mohammad Badrul Islam was issued in this regard on Saturday afternoon. “The floodwaters inundated the city as well as the campus of ...

BUET holding final phase of admission test

Staff Reporter Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) is holding final admission test of undergraduate (honours) under 2021-2022 academic session today. The test will be held in two shifts on BUET campus. The first shift examination is being held from 10am to 12:00pm while the second shift from 2 pm to 3 pm. A total of 6,000 candidates are ...

SUST closed till June 25 amid flooding

SUST Correspondent Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) has been closed till June 25 as the flood situation has worsened in Sylhet. University authoritties took the decision at an emergency syndicate meeting Friday morning considering sufferings of the teachers, students, and employees due to the second phase flood in the city and other parts of the district, SUST treasurer ...

Govt postpones SSC exams due to flood

Staff Reporter The government has postponed Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and its equivalent examinations due to the worsening flood situation across the country. Education ministry issued a notice in this regard on Friday morning. Fresh dates will be announced late, it said. The SSC examinations were scheduled to begin on June 19. A total of 2,021,868 students are expected to ...

BSMRAAU organises IEEE Computer Society summer symposium

Staff Reporter The closing and award-giving ceremony of two-day long IEEE Computer Society, Bangladesh Chapter Summer Symposium 2022 was held at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Aviation and Aerospace University (BSMRAAU), Bangladesh’s first public university for aviation and aerospace studies and research at its Dhaka campus on Saturday, says a press release. Vice Chancellor Air Vice Marshal Muhammad Nazrul Islam was ...

DU ‘Gha unit’ admission test today, 58 applicants to compete for each seat

DU Correspondent The admission test in first year undergraduate (Honours) under the ‘Gha’ unit of the Faculty of Social Science of the 2021-2022 academic session of Dhaka University (DU) will be held today. The test will begin at 11:00am and end at 12:30pm simultaneously in seven divisional cities, including Dhaka. There are 1,336 seats in this unit.A total of 78,045 ...

JnU students protest derogatory remarks of BJP leaders on Prophet Muhammad

JnU Correspondent The general students of Jagannath University (JnU) have formed a human chain protesting the remarks by two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders defaming Prophet Mohammed (PUBH). After Friday’s prayer, the students marched around the entire campus from the ‘Kathal Tola’ of the university. At the rally, the students demanded immediate state condemnation in protest of the insulting remarks ...