An orientation programme for fresh students was held at Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia on Monday amid festive mood and much enthusiasm.Islamic University organised the programme at its Birshreshtha Hamidur Rahman Auditorium in the morning.
IU vice-chancellor Professor M Harun-Ur-Rashid Askari addressed the programme as the Chief Guest while Rajshahi University’s Physics department Professor Emeritus Arun Kumar Basak delivered speech as the Chief Discussant.
IU pro-vice-chancellor Professor M Shahinoor Rahman, treasurer Professor M Selim Toha, acting registrar SM Abdul Latif also spoke as the special guests with IU student advisor Professor M Saidur Rahman in the chair.
Shahida Akter Asha and Banani Afrin, lecturers of Law and Land Management department, conducted the programme while IU international foreign students’ affairs cell director Professor M Shahadat Hossain Azad, proctor Professor Paresh Chandra Barman, business administration faculty dean Professor Arabinda Shaha, marketing department chairman Professor M Zakaria Rahman were also present on the occasion.
Around two thousand students of different departments participated in the programme.