A student, who allegedly assaulted a teacher of the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) of Rajshahi University, has been expelled from the university.
The decision against Nahid Haider, a student of Evening MBA programme of IBA, was taken at the 474th meeting of RU syndicate on Wednesday night, said Mamun Abdul Kaioum, a syndicate member.
The syndicate also decided to ask the professor to behave friendly with the students.
Nahid was doing internship under the supervision of Prof Hasanath Ali. The teacher claimed that at one point of altercation over submitting an internship report on September 25, Nahid physically assaulted him.
However, Nahid claimed that the professor made some derogatory comments about his parents, leading to the incident.
The same day, the academic committee during an emergency meeting formed a four-member committee to investigate the incident. It also submitted a letter to RU registrar with a request to take legal actions against the student.