IUB EEE Students Win Silver in Design Challenge in the UK

A team from the EEE department at IUB has won a Silver Award in the prestigious Efficiency for Access Design Challenge 2023-24, UK.

The thriving online clothing thrift scene and the youth behind it

These young entrepreneurs are not only proving the do-ability of running a thriving business alongside studies but also inspiring countless other students to dip their toes into the rewarding world of entrepreneurship.

Budget for Education: What’s the real impact on students?

The negligence of quality education is reflected in the growing youth unemployment rates.

Atarashii Gakko!: A rebellious quartet redefining J-pop

The genre-defying girl group prides itself on feeding everything and anything into their music

Breaking down the FY2024-25 education budget

The budget has increased across all levels of education. On the surface, the numbers appear to align with the government’s claims about education being one of the most important sectors to invest in. While there has been an increase in the amount proposed, it simply falls short of global standards.

Sexism in our universities: A sobering reality

Women continue to face biases in education despite increased participation.

More opportunities for a globalised education than ever before

Campus had the opportunity to sit down with Prof. Jackson to discuss pressing issues in the educational sector in Bangladesh and the merits of international collaborations.

Opening up a world of opportunities

Navigating the complex world of payments and financial transactions across borders can be challenging for parents and students.

UIU ranks 3rd in Asia in CanSat Competition 2024

Team UIU Astro from United International University (UIU) has ranked 3rd in Asia and 11th globally in the CanSat Competition 2024 organised by the American Astronautical Society. 

Interviews

Interviews

The experience of being a woman stand-up comedian in Bangladesh

In conversation with Poushi Razzaque, a young stand-up comedian.

A conversation with the coach who led BUET to ICPC glory

Campus sat down with Sohel Rahman, a professor at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Fellow at the Bangladesh Academy of Sciences, and the team coach of BUET Potatoes, to learn more about the process and experience of representing the nation as part of the BUET ICPC team.

How CHRF is redefining single-cell genomics in Bangladesh

For the first time in Bangladesh, Child Health Research Foundation (CHRF) has successfully generated single-cell genomic (SCG) data for the Human Cell Atlas (HCA).

In conversation with Prof. Dr M Azizur Rahman, founder VC, Uttara University

Campus sat down for a one-on-one interview with Dr Azizur to talk about Uttara University’s journey so far and the institution’s vision going forward.

In conversation with Jo Mithen, CEO, Monash College

Jo Mithen is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Monash College. Monash College is a wholly owned subsidiary of Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.

ICDRET 2024 / In conversation with UIU’s Prof. Dr M. Rezwan Khan

Campus engaged in a one-on-one interview with Prof. Dr M. Rezwan, delving into discussions encompassing the conference and the renewable energy sector in general.

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More than 100 students at Haileybury receive honorary certificates from MIT's Edgerton Center

The event provided students with hands-on knowledge about various inventive activities, including underwater robotics

Uttara University ranked among the Global Top 300 Innovative Universities in the world

Uttara University has been ranked among the Top 300 Innovative Universities globally by WURI 2024. Oxford University, Cambridge University, Harvard University, Princeton University, and Stanford University are among the top in this list.

Bangladesh Agricultural University hosts job fair

Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) hosted the National Career Carnival, organised by the Bangladesh Agricultural University Career Club (BAUCC). The fair took place at the BAU gymnasium on June 8.

CIU holds orientation programme for Summer 2024

Chittagong Independent University organised the orientation programme for the newcomers of Summer 2024 semester on June 6.

Two-day career fair opens at BRAC University

A two-day career fair was launched at BRAC University on June 5 organised by BRAC University's Office of Career Services and Alumni Relations.

ISD celebrates Class of 2024 graduation

International School Dhaka (ISD) has celebrated the graduation of its Class of 2024 in a grand ceremony held on May 30, at the Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel, Dhaka. 

Undergrad Law students’ research conference brings 40 law students from 15 universities

The inaugural "IUB Undergraduate Law Students Research Conference 2024", held between May 24 and 25 at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB), brought together 40 law students from 15 universities

Campus Life

Campus Life

Why IUT is called “red heaven”

Tranquil is probably the best way to describe the Islamic University of Technology (IUT) campus.

The state of on-campus journalism

Student run newspapers serve as watchdogs, ensuring transparency, accountability, and ethical conduct within the university community.

The Joy of Finding Supportive Teachers

The pivotal role that teachers play in shaping our lives often goes underappreciated

Making our campuses safe

Universities bear a significant duty to ensure campus safety, with a particular focus on the well-being of women and gender minorities.

Organising an event at your institution

When starting out, the first thing that student organisers must keep in mind is that they simply cannot do without the trust and approval of their institution’s administration.

In pictures: International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC)

The location of the International Islamic University Chittagong is at the shores of Guliakhali Sea Beach, Sitakunda; not too close to the shores yet not so far as the blue sea line is visible from the campus buildings.

Opinion

Opinion

World leaders are disconnected from the youth

Student protestors are calling out the double standards of Western powers

Opinion / How university rankings fail to paint the full picture

The formulaic nature of rankings means that universities can easily game the system to climb up certain data points. 

Sexual harassment in universities and the struggle for justice

The recent case of Fairuz Abontika is a painful reminder of how incompetent universities are in dealing with sexual harassment complaints

With Ramadan returning, should classes be online?

When we speak of learning being efficient, it is important to remember that the traffic in Dhaka city really works against everyone.

The drawbacks of open credit systems

Despite the pros that open credit systems come with, a few fundamental pitfalls can threaten to make your academic life even more of a struggle.

The need for diverse scholarships beyond sports

Why limit scholarships and quotas to sports?

How political instability affects students

While online classes are necessary given the situation, they are not a cure.

Off Campus

Off Campus

3 things to make your student life easier in North America

When you’re planning to study abroad, you're not only venturing out into the western world of higher studies but also opting in for a new lifestyle.

Movie / Masters of the Air: An intimate portrayal of America’s aerial warfare on Europe

Masters of the Air has etched its place in contemporary warfare lore.

Dhaka University best in Bangladesh: QS Rankings

DU secured the 554th rank globally.

UIU first in Asia at University Rover Challenge 2024

This is the third year in a row that UIU has been crowned the best in Asia at the URC competition. 

DIU students to represent Bangladesh at NASA

Team Diamonds from DIU won the NASA Space Apps Challenge 2022 with their project "Diamond in the Sky".

Cowboy Carter: Country music like you’ve never experienced before

Beyoncé completely reinvents country music on Cowboy Carter, once again proving she’s an artist who can make incredible music regardless of genre.

Getting into the Cambridge Rising Women Leaders Programme

The Cambridge Rising Women Leaders Programme is an opportunity tailor-made for competitive corporate women with leadership aspirations.

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