The Careers Development Center (CDC) at Asian University for Women (AUW), in partnership with Grameenphone Ltd. (GP), Bangladesh’s leading telecommunications provider, hosted the Chittagong Career Fair 2015 on February 7th, 2015, at the Peninsula Hotel Chittagong. The Chittagong Career Fair 2015 was Bangladesh’s first ever large scale university recruitment fair to be held outside of Dhaka, and featured leading local organizations including Aamra Companies, A. K. Khan Ltd, Apex Footwear Ltd., BKash, Citi Bank N.A., BSRM, Coats Bangladesh, Democracy International, HSBC, ICDDR’B, Lanka Bangla Finance, Nestle, SGS, Teach For Bangladesh and YPSA.
3000 student participants, representing 15 leading Chittagong universities registered and attended the event. This was a remarkable opportunity for organizations to present and recruit from a unique gathering of young people diverse in skill, educational background, and nationality. A 12-Member team lead by Dr. Syed Manzur Quader, Assistant Professor, SoB, CIU participated in the event.