CU VC expresses optimism of mitigating accommodation crisis

CHATTOGRAM Newly appointed Vice Chancellor (VC) of

Chattogram University (CU) Professor Dr. Shirin Akhter expressing firm

determination said that her administration will try to upgrade standard of

education at the university apart from resolving accommodation crisis of

teachers and students.

The first female VC of the public university said this while talking to

journalists today on the campus.

Expressing gratitude to the President, Prime Minister and Education

Ministry for entrusting her with the responsibility of the university, she

said, Accommodation crisis at the university is a severe problemthis

problem will be solved in phases.

She also said an emergency meeting of academic and hall administrations

will be held in a shortest possible time to find out solution regarding

accommodation crisis.

Dr Shirin also sought cooperation from all concerned to resolve the


Shirin Akter, a professor of the Bangla department, was appointed as Vice-

Chancellor of Chittagong University yesterday.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)