Sust BCL activist beaten up for protesting ‘harassment’ of female student

The victim, Fardin Ahmed, a fourth-year student of business administration department, was undergoing treatment at Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital after he was admitted there last night

2 BCL leaders suspended from DU

Two leaders of Bangladesh Chhatra League have been suspended from Dhaka University for "breach of discipline".

Two committees formed over mistakes and errors in textbooks

The education ministry today formed two probe committees to identify mistakes in textbooks and ascertain whether the errors were the result of any negligence by the officials.

Govt scraps JSC, JDC exams

The government has cancelled the Junior School Certificate and equivalent Junior Dakhil Certificate examinations from this year as those will not be held under the new curriculum.

Undergrad Admission: DU introduces special quota for trans people

Dhaka University has decided to include a special quota for trans gender students in the undergraduate programmes.

New textbook distribution in pictures

Free textbooks have been handed over to the students of the academic year 2023 today, on the first day of New Year. It was a joyous occasion with first and fifth graders of different educational institutions gathering at the Dhaka University central playground in the morning.

SSC exams to begin April 30

The Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent exams for 2023 will begin on April 30, a top Dhaka education board official said today.The board chairman, Tapan Kumar Sarkar, told The Daily Star that they have sent a proposal of the exam routine to the education ministry for approval

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HSC results to be published February 8

The results of HSC and equivalent exams-2022 are set to be published on February 8.

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12 NSU faculty members awarded for research

North South University yesterday awarded 12 faculty members for their research excellence during 2021 and 2022, said a press release.

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BRACU VC bids farewell as tenure ends

On January 24, BRAC University VC Prof. Vincent Chang, in a letter directed to the university, informed that he will be leaving his role at the university as his tenure comes to an end.

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Master’s at DU: Will the CGPA 3.25 requirement be a barrier to entry?

While students were happy with Dhaka University's decision to allow graduates from other institutions to enrol in its master's degree courses, they expressed dissatisfaction over the university setting a CGPA of 3.25 as minimum requirement for giving admission tests.

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Will form committees to find errors in textbooks, negligence of NCTB officials: Dipu Moni

Education Minister Dipu Moni today said they would form two probe committees to identify mistakes in textbooks and whether the errors were caused by any negligence on the part of National Curriculum and Textbook Board (NCTB) officials.

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6th convocation of JU on Feb 25

The sixth convocation of Jahangirnagar University (JU) will be held on February 25.

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SUST admission fees nearly doubled, drawing criticism

Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) almost doubled its admission fees for its undergraduate programmes for the 2021-22 session.

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AL leader assaults Kurigram school headmaster

A local Awami League leader has assaulted a school headmaster in Kurigram's Rowmari over the recruitment of teachers.

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HSC results likely on February's 2nd week

Results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent exams for 2022 are likely to be published during the 2nd week of February.

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