The closing and certificate giving ceremony of the 21st International Convention on Students Quality Control Circles 2018 (ICSQCC 2018) was held on May 5, 2018 at the permanent campus of Daffodil International University (DIU). Asaduzzaman Khan MP, Minister of Home Affairs was present in the closing and certificate awarding ceremony as the chief guest of the convention while Prof. Dr. Yousuf M. Islam, VC, DIU was present as the special guest.
The closing ceremony was also addressed among others by David Collingwood Hutchin, Director General of World Council for Total Quality & Excellence in Education (WCTQEE); Dr. Jagadish Gandhi, Chairman, WCTQEE; Dr. Vineeta Kamran, Executive Director, WCTQEE; AMM Khairul Bashar, Chairman, Bangladesh Society for Total Quality Management (BSTQM); Prof. Dr. MR Kabir, Convener of ICSQCC 2018; and Syed Masud Hasan, Managing Director, Center for Management Development.
Based on the theme of “Quality Education for Global Peace and Sustainable Development”, around 1000 participants including 500 foreign students and delegates from USA, UK, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Pakistan, Mauritius and other countries participated in the convention.
The main objective of the convention was to create awareness about total quality management (TQM) in academics and inform the delegates about the latest developments in quality improvement in academics as well as exchange information about implementation of TQM in educational institutions.