Amid great enthusiasm and festive mood, the Freshmen & MBA Evening, 2015 of Chittagong Independent University (CIU) was held recently in the port city at Hotel Radisson Blu Chittagong Bay View. The gala event was presided over by Dr. Irshad Kamal Khan, Pro Vice-Chancellor of CIU while Prof. Abdul Mannan, Chairman of UGC and Ar. Taslimuddin Chowdhury, Editor of The Daily Purbokone graced the same as the chief and special guest respectively.
In his address, Prof. Abdul Mannan, UGC Chair, urged the youngsters to build up themselves in such a way so that they can meet the demand of the country and society. He laid emphasis on strong communication skill and computer literacy for the students to cope with the severe competitive job market. Special guest Ar. Taslimuddin Chowdhury opined that, the various types of competitions need to be organized, with a view to enhancing the skills and talent of the students. Among others, CIU Trustee Board Members Engr. Ali Ahmed, Md. Aminuzzman Bhuiyan, Dilruba Ahmed also addressed in the event, while Amir Humayun Mahmud Chowdhury, Safia Ghazi Rahman and Ismail Dobash were also present there. The event was conducted by Engr. Rashid A. Chowdhury, faculty member of CIU.
Later, the chief guest handed over the crests among the scholarship achievers of various semesters and the winners of CIU Annual Sports Event, 2015. The event was concluded with a cultural program, participated by the students of the university.