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Dhaka University deans for taking final exams online

Dhaka University deans for taking final exams online

DU CORRESPONDENT 2021-05-06 10:10:35

The deans' committee of Dhaka University (DU) proposed taking final examinations of all departments online due to the prevailing Covid-19 situation. The committee said if the Covid-19 pandemic situat...

How learners grow through case contests

How learners grow through case contests

Ipshita Maliat Rahman 2021-05-06 00:00:44

Business case competitions cover one of the most interesting chapters of university life. Some might say these competitions are the best parts of the university life letting one learn more than what o...

Nursing as a career choice

Nursing as a career choice

Sirajum Munira Tuli 2021-05-06 00:00:34

Can one call a stranger, man or woman, as 'sister' or 'brother' and hand over the responsibility of his/her life to that stranger, even while being in a critical physical condition? The only option he...

Learn to dance, dance to learn

Learn to dance, dance to learn

Kaniz Fatema 2021-05-06 00:00:12

To many people, dancing is all about tapping feet, clapping hands, drumming with fingers, and swaying with bodies with the rhythm of music. But in its truest form, dancing is an art imbued with aesthe...

Olympiad winners share experiences

Olympiad winners share experiences

Zubayer Wasit 2021-05-06 00:00:02

Bangladesh has achieved silver and bronze medals in the recently concluded European Girls' Mathematical Olympiad (EGMO). Edward M Kennedy (EMK) Center arranged an experience sharing session with the g...

Uncertainty looms over American higher education aspirants amid pandemic  UNB

Uncertainty looms over American higher education aspirants amid pandemic UNB

UNB 2021-05-04 17:00:02

As coronavirus cases continue to rise alarmingly from mid-March, the government imposed an apparently loose nationwide lockdown for one week from April 5 as part of its move to contain its spread. Lat...

Studying in US: How to make it

Studying in US: How to make it

SHAFIN SAIF 2021-05-01 14:26:47

A few decades ago, attending a university in the US from Bangladesh was something unimaginable. But now that has changed: Acquiring certain requirements including good CGPA and high scores in language...

DU reschedules admission tests amid pandemic

DU reschedules admission tests amid pandemic

-- 2021-04-29 15:52:25

The Dhaka University (DU) authorities have rescheduled the dates of the Bachelor entrance examinations considering the pandemic situation. The Public Relations officer of the university issued a noti...

Taking short breaks to increase productivity

Taking short breaks to increase productivity

Rubaiya Tasnim Prapti 2021-04-29 00:00:28

Everyone has the same 24 hours in a day, yet, some people can use it more resourcefully than others. Now these people are not born with superpowers, they just happen to manage their time efficiently....

Being fashion conscious not a bad thing

Being fashion conscious not a bad thing

Kaniz Fatema 2021-04-29 00:00:21

"If I were to pick between having a bad day or bad fashion day I would definitely go with a bad day because bad fashion day is not even an option to me," said TamannaTasnimDisha, a 22 years old fashio...

Social impact of pandemic: The good and the bad

Social impact of pandemic: The good and the bad

Md Muksetul Islam 2021-04-29 00:00:06

The pandemic has had a drastic impact on the socio-cultural aspects of people's lives. The lockdown and this new way of life have forced people to adapt countless changes which are called 'new normal....

Industry-academia collaboration at IUT Career Expo

Industry-academia collaboration at IUT Career Expo

Aseer Nehal-Ul-Islam 2021-04-29 00:00:04

The Islamic University of Technology Career and Business Society (IUT CBS), a student association of IUT, has successfully arranged its first ever gamified career fair 'Career Expo 2021' powered by Sp...

Tales of a champion

Tales of a champion

-- 2021-04-27 20:11:59

A home for nurturing the most ideal academic and co-curricular excellence, DPS STS School Dhaka has been the top priority for guardians and students aiming for the most eulogised careers. The school&r...

‘London School of Commerce’ running illegally in Dhaka, UGC says

‘London School of Commerce’ running illegally in Dhaka, UGC says

-- 2021-04-27 19:16:38

The University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC) has found that an unauthorised study centre is operating in Dhaka using the name ‘London School of Commerce’. The study centre named &...

Hult Prize Impact Summit-2021 Shenzhen held

Hult Prize Impact Summit-2021 Shenzhen held

FE ONLINE REPORT 2021-04-25 18:00:21

International business idea competition Hult Prize Impact Summit-2021 Shenzhen was held successfully from April 21 to 23 through offline and online webinars. Two teams from Bangladesh got an opportun...

JCI Dhaka West, KnowledgeBeez Global sign MoU on knowledge sharing

JCI Dhaka West, KnowledgeBeez Global sign MoU on knowledge sharing

FE ONLINE DESK 2021-04-25 16:09:11

JCI Dhaka West and KnowledgeBeez Global UK have agreed to build cooperation between them by signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Knowledge sharing and partnership. JCI Dhaka West 2021 Local...

Govt suspends assignment activities for secondary school students

Govt suspends assignment activities for secondary school students

-- 2021-04-24 19:21:58

The Bangladesh government has suspended all assignment activities for students of classes VI to IX across schools in the country in view of the worsening situation of Covid-19. The order will remain...

Application deadline for Buet admission test extended until May 3

Application deadline for Buet admission test extended until May 3

-- 2021-04-24 19:08:47

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (Buet) has stretched the application deadline of April 24 for its 2020-21 undergraduate programme to May 3. Now, the candidates can submit their ap...

Falling in love with knowledge of Economics

Falling in love with knowledge of Economics

Shadique Mahbub and Shahjadi Bushra Labonno 2021-04-23 13:21:37

“Economics is the painful elaboration of the obvious,” according to a comedian tired of economic jargon and complex graphs that make little sense to a layman. However, few subjects are as...

Is esports a career worthwhile in Bangladesh?

Is esports a career worthwhile in Bangladesh?

Kashafa Khaldun 2021-04-22 16:56:45

Imagine taking away a drug from an addict or a cane of beer from an alcoholic; reactions that will follow is understandable. However, there is a new type of addiction nowadays that can replicate the s...

Celebration of women leadership

Celebration of women leadership

Mohammad Saiful Islam 2021-04-22 00:00:32

Six prominent domestic and global women leaders, who have set an example in their respective fields, joined the globinar as panelists-- Barrister Tania Amir, senior advocate of the Supreme Court, Bang...

Fresh hopes with new sun of Bangla New Year

Fresh hopes with new sun of Bangla New Year

Md Zahidur Rabbi 2021-04-22 00:00:11

BUP Cultural Forum, one of the most prominent clubs of Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP), has celebrated Chaitra Sankranti and the Bangla New Year 1428 online. It has organised various comp...

Pursuing art as a profession

Pursuing art as a profession

MEHENAZ SULTANA TISHA 2021-04-22 00:00:03

The first hiccup of an artist's life comes from their own family. Any form of artistry is often meant to stay as nothing more than an extracurricular activity in resumes. And attempting to place art a...

IUB ranks first among private universities in Bangladesh in SIR 2021

IUB ranks first among private universities in Bangladesh in SIR 2021

-- 2021-04-20 15:26:17

Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) has been ranked first among all the private universities in Bangladesh in SCImago Institutions Rankings (SIR) 2021.  It has also been ranked tenth among...

Chittagong University Debating Society  holds international debate tournament

Chittagong University Debating Society holds international debate tournament

FE ONLINE REPORT 2021-04-20 14:33:20

Chittagong University Debating Society (CUDS) has virtually organised an international debate tournament – CU International Debate Fest 2021 – for the first time. A total of 44 teams and...

10 Minute School launches Skills

10 Minute School launches Skills

Zeba Fareha Hossain 2021-04-19 15:29:51

Lockdown back in 2020 got us all glued to Coursera, Udemy and many other international educational websites that could accredit us with several courses. As much as we all enjoyed using those platforms...

Brac University appoints Charalabos Doumanidis as vice president for research

Brac University appoints Charalabos Doumanidis as vice president for research

-- 2021-04-16 19:45:46

Brac University has appointed Professor Charalabos (Haris) Doumanidis as Brac University’s inaugural vice president for research. According to a press release, he will initially focus on buildi...

‘IUT CBS Career Expo 2021’ to take place on gamified virtual platform

‘IUT CBS Career Expo 2021’ to take place on gamified virtual platform

Aseer Nehalul Islam 2021-04-15 17:35:17

IUT Career and Business Society (IUT CBS), a student association of Islamic University of Technology (IUT), has been progressing at an impressive rate over the last few years. After successfully hol...

Ambassador Miller praises power of young minds in Bangladesh

Ambassador Miller praises power of young minds in Bangladesh

-- 2021-04-13 19:01:11

US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl Miller has congratulated Sylhet's 20 newest graduates of the US State Department-funded English Access Microscholarship Programme. He praised the 10 young women and 1...

Why youths should read literature

Why youths should read literature

Kashafa Khaldun 2021-04-08 00:00:28

"Medicine, law, business, engineering-- these are noble pursuits necessary to sustain life. But, poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for." This famous dialogue from the famous...