Green University holds 4th convocation ceremony
The 4th Convocation of Green University of Bangladesh was held on June 19, 2021, virtually. Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni, MP was the key man of the convocation ceremony as the representative of the President and Chancellor of the university and conferred degrees on the graduates.
Prof. Dr Mesbah Uddin Ahmed, Chairman of Bangladesh Accreditation Council-BAC was present as the Convocation Speaker while Mohibul Hasan Chowdhury, MP, Deputy Minister of Education and Prof. Dr Muhammed Alamgir, member of University Grants Commission of Bangladesh delivered their speech as the special guest. Mohammed Abdullah Al-Mamun, Chairman of BOT; Prof. Dr. Md. Golam Samdani Fakir Vice-Chancellor; Prof. Dr Md. Abdur Razzaque, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Prof. Dr Md. Fayzur Rahman, Treasurer of the university also spoke on the occasion.
A total of 1,464 graduates received degrees in this convocation. Six students received Chancellor's Gold Medal and thirteen were awarded Vice-Chancellor's Gold Medal.
The education minister Dr Dipu Moni said, the government understands the importance of education and thoroughly emphasizes education for all. So we are giving utmost priority to ensure facilities for people of all walks of life so that they can have an access to the amenities so that we can ensure their education from the primary level up to the highest stage.
He said the government is working hard to reach higher education at the doorsteps of the people around the country. So, we are committed to establishing one university in every district.
Mohammed Abdullah Al Mamun, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, said, Convocation is a very important occasion for every student. He expected the graduates of Green University will soon enter professional life.
Prof Dr Md Golam Samdani Fakir said Green University of Bangladesh has always been focused on renewal, reformation and innovation. We emphasize inclusive education and aims at producing graduates who are ethically driven, socially responsible and academically sound. He expected the graduates of GUB are to utilize their knowledge and skills for the improvement of the socio-economic condition of the country.
Prof. Dr Md. Abdur Razzaque said that we are presenting our graduates to our nation in the year that represents the 100th birth anniversary of the greatest leader the world has ever witnessed and the father of the nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
All the members of the Board of Trustees, Syndicate, Academic Council, distinguished guests, guardians and parents, ambassadors, journalists along with respected faculty members and students were present in the convocation ceremony.