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    Bangladesh university students boycott classes, exams

    Shahin Akhter and Arifur Rahman | Updated at 12:40am on March 16, 2020

    Students of different universities on Sunday boycotted classes and examinations across the country while attendance of students dropped at different educational institutions in Dhaka amid...

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    4 major Bangladesh universities to continue irregular courses

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:14am on February 26, 2020

    Major public universities have decided to continue their irregular courses titled ‘evening courses’ or ‘weekend courses’ ignoring the University Grants Commission’s recommendation to stop those...

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    BNP MP demands amendment to university ordinances

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on February 14, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party member of parliament Harunur Rashid on Thursday demanded that the government should amend the university ordinance 1973 to force the four leading...

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    Two more public univs approved  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on January 28, 2020

    The cabinet on Monday approved in principle the drafts of ‘Lakshmipur Science and Technology University Bill 2020’ and ‘Bogura Science and Technology Bill 2020’ allowing...

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    BCL again prowls Bangladesh campuses

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 12:21am on January 25, 2020

    Leaders and activists of ruling Awami League’s student wing Bangladesh Chhatra League are again on prowl at different educational institutions though its top leaders had...

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    No doing away with liberal arts in universities

    Nazarul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2020

    MY NIECE is an adjunct teacher of the English literature at a Florida University. A few days ago, she called me from Delhi to say...

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    One flaw is too like failure for govt to smother education

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 12, 2020

    NEWER of the 46 public universities that are now in operation having been mired in the shortage of the required number of qualified teachers by...

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    President for upgrading universities to world level

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:35pm on January 08, 2020

    Mentioning teachers as the lighthouses of a nation, President Abdul Hamid urged all to come forward to play their due role in making the universities...

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    Chhatra League and a year of troubles in public universities

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2020

    MANY of the public universities remained happening places, not all at a time always though, almost throughout 2019 because of both the Chhatra League, the...

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    Cabinet okays draft bills on two new public univs

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:55am on December 24, 2019

    The cabinet on Monday gave final approval to the drafts of two separate laws for setting up a science and technology university in Chandpur and...