News & Event

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Aug 19

The 44th death anniversary of the Father of the Nation and National Mourning Day 2019 observed at IU

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06
Aug 19

Inauguration of a Botanical Garden at IU

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02
Aug 19

IU begins palm tree plantation to prevent lightning strikes

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Jul 19

A workshop on “Research Methodology and Conducting e-Research

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31
Jul 19

Virtual Class held at IU

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28
Jul 19

A workshop on Writing Academically and Self-editing Research Papers

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25
Jul 19

Prize Giving Cremony of Inter Department Badminton, Table Tennis and Basketball Competition 2018-2019

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20
Jul 19

IU team takes part in Chinese Job Fair

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17
Jul 19

Awareness Building Workshop on Quality Culture at HEI

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09
Jul 19

An International Seminar on the Contemporary Challenges for International Humanitarian Law

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IU begins palm tree plantation to prevent lightning strikes

The authorities of Islamic University on Thursday (1 August 2019) began palm tree plantation aiming to protect the campus form natural disaster and lightning strikes. Institute of Islamic Education and Research (IIER) of the university organized the plantation programme. IU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr M Harun-Ur-Rashid Askari inaugurated the programme along with the Pro-Vice Chancellor Prof Dr M Shahinoor Rahman and Treasurer Prof Dr M Selim Toha. Prof Dr M Maher Ali, director of IIER, conducted the inaugural ceremony where IU students advisor Prof Dr Paresh Chandra Barman, Prof Dr M Mahbubar of EEE department, lecturer Shoriful Islam Jewel of Tourism and Hospitality Management department, M Shahidul Islam of Human Resource department, IU BCL unit president Robiul Islam Polash, secretary Rakibul Islam Rakib, Ariful Islam Arif, Theodor Shuvo Pandiya and among others were also present. Addressing the ceremony, Dr Askari said that all trees are the real friends of environment while palm trees are the best natural way of protecting lightning strikes. " The palm tree species is extremely rare in the campus and we have planned that the boundary areas would be planted with 500 palm trees."