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SC fines International Islamic, Metropolitan University for violating UGC direction

  • Published at 11:16 am February 23rd, 2020
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Dhaka Tribune

Five other universities were fined over the same matter

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court (SC) has given a fine of Tk10 lakh to International Islamic University in Chittagong and Metropolitan University in Sylhet.

The universities violated the direction of the University Grants Commission (UGC) over the admission of the students.

The apex court bench headed by Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain passed the order on Sunday.

Earlier this month, the Appellate Division fined City University and Southeast University Tk10 lakh each over the same matter.

On January 26, Eastern University, Bangladesh Islamia University, and South East University were also fined by the court.