Thereport24.com Desk : A total of 30 students of different departments under the Science faculty of Dhaka University (DU) were conferred “Dean’s Award” for their outstanding academic results in BS honours examination of 2014.

However, three teachers of the same faculty also received the award for their remarkable contributions in writing books and fundamental research, reports BSS.

DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique today distributed the certificates among the awardees as the chief guest at a function, held at Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban on the campus here.

Dean of the Science faculty Prof. Dr. Mohammed Abdul Aziz presided over the function while Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academic) Prof. Dr. Nasreen Ahmad, Pro-Vice Chancellor (Administration)

Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman and Treasurer Prof. Dr. Md. Kamal Uddin addressed the function as special guests.

Chairman of DU Chemistry department Prof. Dr. Nilufar Nahar delivered welcome speech at the function while Chairman of Statistics, Biostatistics and Informatics department Prof. M A Jalil gave vote of thanks.

Associate Prof. of the Institute of Statistical Research and Training Mrs. Jahida Gulshan conducted the programme.

Prof. Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique emphasized on the need of extended scientific research and education to improve the socio-economic condition of the country, the release added.

He also urged the brilliant students to groom themselves with moral values and added that the students must play an effective role for making Bangladesh free from extremism and terrorism, it said.

Ends/thereport24.com/S/Nov 06, 2016