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DU suspends evening MBA admission test amid controversy

The Dhaka University has suspended the admission test of its Faculty of Business Studies MBA (evening) courses amid controversy.

The exam was scheduled to be held this Friday.

Vice-Chancellor Prof Akhtaruzzaman confirmed the development.

“I was informed about the exam in the morning and asked the [business faculty] dean to suspend the test,” he said.

Business Studies Faculty Dean Prof Dr Abdul Moin affirmed that the exam was suspended.

On Thursday night, DU VC and Pro-VC claimed that they were not informed about the exam, saying no guidelines had yet been formulated about MBA evening courses.

The government has extended the shutdown of educational institutions until Dec 19 apprehending a second-wave of Covid-19.

Source: United News of Bangladesh