MoU between DU and Iwate University (Japan) signed

DHAKA A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Dhaka University (DU) and Iwate University, Japan was signed here today to foster international cooperation in education and research.

Dean of the Faculty of Biological Sciences of DU Prof Dr M Imdadul Hoque and Dean of the United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences of Iwate University Dr. Matsuo Uemura signed the MoU on behalf of their respective university, said a DU press release.

DU Vice-Chancellor (VC) Prof Dr Akhtaruzzaman, Register Md. Enamuzzaman, chairpersons of different departments under biological sciences faculty were present on the occasion held at VC's lounge on the campus.

According to the MoU, DU and Iwate University will work together to develop academic and research activities on biological sciences including stress physiology, agro biosciences, environmental sciences and sustainable agriculture.

The two universities will also conduct joint research and jointly publish papers on scientific journals. They will also jointly organise conferences, seminars, workshops and training programmes.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)