The 3rd Convocation of Green University of Bangladesh was held on January17, 2018 at the Permanent Campus of the university, Purbachal American City. Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid, MP was the key man of the convocation ceremony as the representative of the President and Chancellor of the university and conferred degrees on the graduates.
Besides this, Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman of UGC delivered speech as the special guest while Mohammed Abdullah Al-Mamun, the Chairman of BOT, Convocation Speaker Prof. Dr. Qazi Kholiquzzaman, Economist and Chairman of PKSF, Prof. Dr. Md. Golam Samdani Fakir, the VC and Prof. Dr. Muhammad Fayyaz Khan, Pro VC of the university also spoke on the occasion.
A total of 1,461 graduates received degrees in this convocation. Six students received Chancellor's Gold Medal and ten were awarded Vice-Chancellor's Gold Medal.
The education minister Nurul Islam Nahid said, the government continues to give higher education its top priority among others sectors in Bangladesh. Keeping this in mind, the power of knowledge should be spread among the people who are less enlightened in our society. We have to work with honesty and prove ourselves through good work and ability.
Mohammed Abdullah Al Mamun, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, said, Convocation is very important occasion for every student. He expected, the graduates of Green University will soon enter in the professional life. He mentioned, As memorandum of Understanding (MoU) of Green University with US-Bangla Group, Competent Graduates are guaranteed to get job in ten sister concern institutions of US-Bangla including US-Bangla Airlines.
Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Md Golam Samdani Fakir said, the graduates are to utilize their knowledge and skills for the improvement of the socio-economic condition of the country.
All the members of the Board of Trustees, Syndicate, Academic Council, distinguished guests, guardians and parents, ambassadors, journalists along with respected faculty members and students were present in the convocation ceremony.
HJ/RM/ 17 January 2018