Muhammad Yeasir Arafat, IUB alumnus who did his B.Sc. in ETE and MSc in Telecom from IUB and currently doing PhD in Chosun University, South Korea was awarded the “Minister of Education Award”. According to Chosun University, he received the Best Academic Achievement Award (Minister of Education) for his research achievements and received a prizemoney of 1 million Won.
The National Institute for International Education holds an Annual Students’ Night of Foreign Scholarships for Foreign Students in December and awards foreign students who share excellence, as well as academic and research achievements. Muhammad Yeasir Arafat was selected for a foreign scholarship sponsored by the Korean Government in 2016, and has been studying Korean drone network technology under the guidance of Prof. Mo Sang-man in Computer Science since September 2017.
Arafat was recognised for his outstanding academic performance, his recent publication and publication of nine research papers at Chosun University. In October, he was particularly attracted by the Journal of the Internet of Things. Electronics Professor Mo Sang-man said, “The results of the research that the student has conducted so far have been much better than the government-invited foreign scholars at Seoul’s leading universities”.