The fifth convocation of International University of Business Agriculture and Technology (IUBAT) was held at the Uttara Sector-14 Playground amid great enthusiasm and festive mood on Thursday.
Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni, MP presided over the convocation, while former Vice-Chancellor of Dhaka University and former Chairman of University Grants Commission Professor Dr AK Azad Chowdhury was the convocation speaker at the function.Vice-Chancellor of IUBAT Professor Dr Abdur Rab conducted the convocation while Editor of the Daily Kaler khantho Imdadul Haque Milon was present as the special guest.
A total of 6,803 graduates and post graduates have been conferred the degrees. Among them, eight graduates and post-graduates got Dr. Miyan Goldmedal.
Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni said that no nation can develop or prosper without proper education. The Education Ministry has been relentlessly working to make the people educated.
She further added, “Technology dominates the present world. At the same time agriculture is also important for our survival.” She appreciated IUBAT for developing skilled manpower integrating technology and agriculture.
IUBAT was established in 1991 former professor and director of IBA, Dhaka University the Late Professor Dr M Alimullah Miyan who is the pioneer of Private Universities in Bangladesh