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RU’s 10th convocation on September 29

The tenth convocation of Rajshahi

University (RU) will be held at its stadium at 2.30 pm on September 29.

Chancellor of RU and President of Peoples Republic of Bangladesh M Abdul

Hamid is likely to chair the convocation, RU sources here said..

A total of 6,009 graduates registered their names to take part in the


Earlier, the graduation ceremony was scheduled for March 24. More than

one year after the online registration for participants was completed in

2016, said Professor Lutfor Rahman, Proctor of RU.

But it was postponed on March 13 due to the illness of Education Minister

Nurul Islam Nahid who was supposed to chair the programme at that time.

Prof Rahman added that the registration process was first opened on

November 3, 2016 for those who earned their masters, MBBS, BDS, MPhil and PhD

degrees between 2011 and 2014 from RU. Later, the deadline was extended from

November 30 to December 15, 2016.

We are working relentlessly to turn the campus to a new look on the

occasion, said Prof Ananda Kumar Shaha, Pro-Vice-chancellor of RU.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)