12th Annual Senate Meeting held at BUP
Dhaka, 24 June 2020: The 12th Annual Senate Meeting of Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) held on 24 June 2020 at its campus, announced Tk. 112.83 Crore budget for the fiscal year 2020-2021. BUP VC and Senate Chairman Major General Ataul Hakim Sarwar Hasan, SBP, SGP, ndc, afwc, psc, PhD presided over the meeting. BUP treasurer Air Cdre Muhammad Belal, BUP, ndu, ndc, psc, GD(P) announced the budget in the meeting. Besides, BUP 12th Annual Report also has been put forward for approval. Apart from approving the 2020-2021 fiscal year budget, the Senate members also approved the revised budget for 2019-2020 fiscal year amounting Tk. 109.18 Crore and the 12th Annual Report of BUP. BUP registrar Brigadier General Md Mahboob Sarwar, ndc, afwc, psc, G+ moderated the meeting as Member Secretary.
Among the Senate members, notably Major (Retd) Rafiqul Islam, Bir Uttam, MP, Mr. Mostafizur Rahman, MP, Mr. H N Ashiqur Rahman, MP, Muhammad Faruk Khan, MP & BUP Pro-VC Prof. M Abul Kashem Mozumder, PhD were present in the meeting. Noted that most of the senate members attended the meeting through online and given their valuable opinions.
BUP VC and Senate Chairman Major General Hasan said that despite adverse conditions like Covid-19, we are continuing the online education activities smoothly. We are arranging other meetings in online as well. He further said that all our departments have organized significant number of Webinars at different times where teachers, students, reputed personalities from home and abroad have joined. He further said that by establishing a quality research-based university, trying to achieve a position in world university ranking. He also mentioned that the world today is facing a critical situation due to the global epidemic Covid-19. The manner in which the present government, under the strong and far-reaching leadership of Honorable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, is dealing with such a catastrophic disaster is truly commendable.
Finally, he thanked all the esteemed members present at the meeting and announced the conclusion of the 12th Annual Senate Meeting of BUP.