The Institute of Business Administration (IBA) of Dhaka University on Thursday launched a new course titled Advanced Certificate for Management Professionals (ACMP), aimed at developing the skills necessary for mid level officials in the information technology industry.
DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman formally inaugurated the course at a ceremony held at the IBA auditorium on Thursday morning.
Under the ACMP course, more than 500 IT and Information Technology Enabled Service (ITES) professionals will receive training on business analytics, cyber security, project and people management, business and customer management, business communication, finance, accounting and strategic management.
IBA Director Professor AKM Saiful Majid presided over the inauguration ceremony while Additional Secretary of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Md Rashadul Islam attended as a special guest.
Project Director of Leveraging ICT for Growth, Employment and Governance (LICT) Md Rezaul Karim gave the welcome speech at the event.
Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) Executive Director Swapan Kumar Sarker, LICT project Management Specialist Sarker Abul Kalam Azad, LICT component team leader Sami Ahmed, Communication Specialist Ajit Kumar Sarkar, Chairman of BBA programme Professor Dr Md Ridhwanul Haq were present at the ceremony, among others.