The Faculty of Science of Dhaka University (DU) has conferred the Dean’s Awards on three teachers and 14 students for their outstanding performances in their respective fields.
DU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique handed over the awards and gold medals to the teachers and the students at a function held at Nawab Nabab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban on the campus on Monday.
The award recipient students are Nafis Istihaq (Physics), M Hasib Uddin Mollah (Mathematics), AZM Moinul Islam Majumder (Chemistry), Khandokar Akib Mohammed (Statistics), M Murshedul Islam (Biostatistics), Fatima-tuj Johara (Informatics), M Saddam Hossain Bagmar, Mohammad Shamsul Alam, Farjana Misu, Amina Amrin, Fatima Johura and Tahrima Faruq.
They were given the awards for their outstanding results in the BSc examinations in 2011.
On the other hand, the three teachers who received the Dean’s Awards for their outstanding achievement in the research are Prof Dr Ferdaus (Mathematics), Associate Prof Dr Mominul Islam (Chemistry) and Associate Prof Dr Israt Raihan (Statistics, Research).
DU Pro-VCs Prof Dr Nasreen Ahmad (Education), Prof Dr Shahid Akther Hossain (Admin), Chairman of the Statistics, Biostatistic and Informatics department Prof Dr Khaleda Banu, among others, were present on the occasion with the Dean of Science Faculty Prof Dr Yousuf Ali Mollah in the chair.