20th convocation of AIUB held
The 20th convocation of American International University-Bangladesh was held yesterday on a virtual platform on the AIUB permanent campus.
Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni presided over the ceremony and conferred degrees on the students. Mohibul Hassan Chowdhoury, deputy minister for education, was a special guest at the event. The programme was also attended by British High Commissioner Robert Chatterton Dickson as the convocation speaker, said a press release.
AIUB Board of Trustees Chairman Dr Hasanul A Hasan and VC Dr Carmen Z Lamagna also gave speeches.
A total of 2,878 graduates were conferred upon degrees. Nuder Nowar Nizam was the valedictorian.
Among others, trustee board members Ishtiaque Abedin, Nadia Anwar, Dr Abdus Samad Alim, Sabrina Abedin and Dulce Lamagna Majumdar were present at the event.