HSTU's 'University Day' today
Hajee Danesh Science and Technology University (HSTU) will celebrate 'University Day' today. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina laid down the foundation stone of the university on this day 10 years ago. Prof Dr Alauddin Ahmed, adviser to the prime minister, is likely to inaugurate the functions of the day as chief guest. Prof Dr M Afzal Hossain, vice chancellor of HSTU will preside. Marking the Day, students, teachers and staff of the university have decorated the buildings to give the occasion a festive look. The university built on 80 acres of land has 39 departments, six dormitories and a library with about 20,000 books. At present, 137 teachers, 60 officials and 345 staff are serving at HSTU.