Dhaka University

May 26, 2022
May 26, 2022

Student bodies call for meeting to ensure peaceful atmosphere at DU

Condemning the attack on Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal at Dhaka University campus by Bangladesh Chhatra League, top leaders of eight progressive student organisations urged the authorities of Dhaka University (DU) to hold the meeting of Paribesh Parishad immediately to ensure congenial atmosphere on campus for students.

May 25, 2022
May 25, 2022

What gives BCL the right to attack anyone?

DU mayhem puts it at odds with PM’s directive

April 18, 2022
April 18, 2022

DU VC lauds BCL activists for protesting DUTA president’s ‘inadvertent’ praise of Mushtaque

DU Vice Chancellor Prof Md Akhtaruzzaman has praised Bangladesh Chatra League leaders and activists when they went to submit a memorandum to him – protesting DUTA President Prof Md Rahmat Ullah’s remark, “paying tribute” to Khandaker Mushtaque.

April 14, 2021
April 14, 2021

Token Mongol Shobhajatra maintaining health rules at Dhaka University

Dhaka University is celebrating the Pahela Baishakh 1428 with a token programme, on a small scale, due to the current coronavirus situation.

May 5, 2020
May 5, 2020

DU sets up Covid-19 testing lab

A coronavirus testing lab has been set up in the Centre for Advance Research of Dhaka University in the social science faculty building.

April 29, 2020
April 29, 2020

Only enrolled students will be allowed to stay at dorms after reopening: DU authorities

The Dhaka University (DU) authorities decide to allow only enrolled students to stay at the dormitories once the university opens.

February 25, 2020
February 25, 2020

JU decides not to go for uniform admission test

After four top public universities, the authorities of Jahangirnagar University (JU) have decided not to adopt uniform admission test proposed by the governing commission last December.

February 24, 2020
February 24, 2020

DU, RU won’t adopt uniform admission test

The authorities of Dhaka University and Rajshahi University decide not to adopt the uniform admission test – initiated by the UGC -- to enrol students.

February 6, 2020
February 6, 2020

DU demands withdrawal of pre-liberation DLitt degrees of 3 Pakistanis

Teachers and students of Dhaka University’s linguistics department have went on a sit-in programme, demanding withdrawal of the honorary Doctor of Letters (DLitt) degree from former Pakistani autocrat ruler Ayub Khan, President Iskandar Mirza and the country’s then premier Khawaja Nazimuddin.

January 1, 2020
January 1, 2020

DU teacher relieved of academic activities for ‘threatening students’

A Dhaka University teacher has been relieved of all academic activities for allegedly threatening some students of his pharmaceutical technology department.