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Oct, 2019

The Signatory Event “BUP 2nd National Quiz Festival” held at BUP

Looking forward to promoting extracurricular activities among students and creating a confluence of young inquiring minds, Quizzers Society of BUP hosted "BUP 2nd National Quiz Festival 2019". The Festival, one of the largest of its kind in the country, was held in BUP on 15th and 16th of October 2019.

For the second time, this event was being organized by the Quizzers Society of BUP in collaboration with the Department of International Relations of the University. More than 400 students from 15 schools, 12 colleges and around 15 universities of Bangladesh including more than 100 students from BUP took part in different levels of quiz segments.

Parallel competitions were held over the two days on eleven separate segments. The segments are: Art, Culture & Literature Quiz; Bangladesh & Liberation War; Movie, TV & Entertainment; Sports; Geography & History; Harry Potter;  IQ Test; Wall Magazine; Junior Quiz Competition; Inter-University Quiz Competition and Quiz League. During the competitions, the contestants showcased their ability and authority over particular segment and upon their performances, they were declared by the jury as Champion, First runner up, Second runner up.

The winners of the competition were awarded by the chief guest of the festival, Professor M Abul Kashem Mozumder, PhD, the Pro-Vice Chancellor of BUP. Brigadier General Saif-Ur-Rahman, Dean, Faculty of Security and Strategic Studies honored the grandiose prize giving ceremony as the special guest. The Competition ended with the vote of thanks by the Chairman of Department of International Relations Lieutenant Colonel Md. Rabiul Alam (Retd).

The Festival was appreciated by guests, attendees and competitors for its enthusiastic zeal, impartial judgment and diverse participation.