Academic activities of Bangabandhu science varsity begin in Jan
The academic activities of Gopalganj Bangabandhu Science and Technology University will start from January next year.
Chairman of University Grants Commission Prof Mohammad Nazrul Islam yesterday said this while he was talking to journalists after visiting the site of the university at Gobra on Dhaka-Khulna Highway near the town.
Classes of four subjects of the university will be held on temporary basis on the Government Bangabandhu University College campus before the beginning of the academic activities, he said.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina during her previous tenure on January 13 in 2001 had laid the foundation stone of the university on about 50 acres of land.
Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) already approved about Tk 96 crore for implementation of the project, which is likely to be completed by 2012.