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Kazi Shahidullah new UGC chairman

  • Published at 08:58 pm May 22nd, 2019
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Professor Dr Kazi Shahidullah Collected

UGC's previous Chairman Professor Abdul Mannan’s term came to an end on May 7

Professor Dr Kazi Shahidullah, former vice chancellor of National University, has been appointed the new chairman of the University Grants Commission (UGC).

Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) issued a notification in this regard on Wednesday.

Kazi Shahidullah, a professor of the Department of History of the University of Dhaka has been appointed for a four-year term.

UGC's previous Chairman Professor Abdul Mannan’s term came to an end on May 7.

Professor Yusuf Ali Molla, the senior-most official of Bangladesh University Grants Commission, served as its acting chairman during the interim period.