Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) organised an orientation program for the newly admitted undergraduate students of the Autumn 2016 Semester on Saturday, 3 September, 2016 at its campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka
Prof. Dr. Milan Pagon, Pro Vice Chancellor (Designate) of IUB heartily welcomed the new students and parents and thanked them for choosing IUB towards changing and shaping their future desirably. He called upon the newly admitted students to capitalise on `IUB Life’ in order to coming out as best professionals in respective fields along with becoming responsible and quality human beings. Dr. Pagon also described IUB’s strengths in global partnerships and research opportunities and urged upon all students to set priorities, facing challenges, having persistent attitude and working hard in order to clinch desired success in life.
Registrar of IUB Brig Gen (Retd) Md Anwarul Islam discussed all academic rules and regulations of the University. He assured extending all required cooperation to the new students and their parents.
Prof. Sarwar Uddin Ahmed, Dean, School of Business, Prof Shahriar Khan, Dean, School of Engineering and Computer Science, Dr Abdul Khaleque, Dean, School of Environmental Science and Management, Dr Mahbub Alam, Dean, School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences and Prof Rita Yusuf, Dean, School of Life Sciences also welcomed the new students and spoke in the program.
The programme was conducted by Lima Choudhury, Deputy Director, Undergraduate Admissions and Financial Aid Office of IUB.
Later the newly admitted students visited and were oriented by different Schools, Departments, Library, etc. Apart from the students, parents, guardians, members of the faculty and management of IUB were present during the daylong orientation program.