The Eid vacation was originally set to commence from August 19
Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (CUET) authorities have asked the students to vacate the dormitories, preponing Eid-ul-Azha holidays.
Male students were asked to leave the halls by 5pm Tuesday, while female students were given till 10am Wednesday.
The announcement was made in a press statement signed by CUET's Registrar Prof Faruk-uz-Zaman and issued on Tuesday.
According to the statement, the decision for the rescheduling was taken unanimously during a meeting on Tuesday, which was attended by Vice-Chancellor Prof Rafiqul Alam, all deans, the heads and chairpersons of the departments and centres, hall provosts, and the registrar.
The Eid vacation was originally set to commence from August 19.