university

January 26, 2017
January 26, 2017

Dravid turns down Honourary Degree

Indian batting great Rahul Dravid has turned down a honourary doctorate degree offered to him by the Bangalore University, saying he would instead like to earn the degree through academic research...

November 8, 2016
November 8, 2016

CCCL-IUB Sports Carnival held

The Division of Student Affairs (DoSA) of Independent University Bangladesh (IUB) organised a CCCL-IUB Sports Carnival on

September 2, 2016
September 2, 2016

ULAB to play in int'l cricket tournament

University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) secure a place in the Red Bull Campus Cricket World Finals which will begin from September 5 in Sri Lanka.

February 4, 2016
February 4, 2016

Teachers extend ‘no agitation’ till Feb 23

Public university teachers have extended their “no agitation” plan over their issue of eradicating discrepancies in new pay scale until February 23.

November 16, 2015
November 16, 2015

Guns, God and grievances: Belgium's Islamist "airbase"

"A breeding ground for violence" the mayor of Molenbeek called her town, speaking of unemployment and overcrowding among Arab immigrant families, of youthful despair finding refuge in...

September 9, 2015
September 9, 2015

When enough is enough

Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.

August 24, 2015
August 24, 2015

Attenborough family photos released

The anniversary of Richard Attenborough's death has been commemorated with the release of previously unseen family photos.

June 15, 2015
June 15, 2015

Memo for university teachers’ separate pay scale

Public university teachers place a memorandum to the education ministry demanding separate pay scale for them.

June 15, 2015
June 15, 2015

VAT on private universities

Finance minister's proposed 10 percent value added tax (VAT) on around 160 private sector universities including medical and engineering colleges has not found favour with those who have been...

February 17, 2015
February 17, 2015

Academia's missing middle

THERE is a perplexing problem in Bangladesh's “universities,” especially in the private universities. A significant number of departments of these universities are staffed by faculty members...