Khulna University of Engineering & Technology

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  • Submission of Online Application for Undergraduate Admission 2019-20 Started
    September 04, 2019
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    The submission of online application for the first year Bachelor of (BSc) Engineering, Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning (BURP) and Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) courses admission of 2019-20 academic session of Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) started on 04 September 2019. Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain inaugurated the online application submission at KUET meeting room at 10 AM. Among others, Chairman of the Admission Test committee for 2019-20 academic session and Dean of the Faculty of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Prof. Dr. Mohiuddin Ahmad; Registrar, G M Shahidul Alam; Departmental Heads, Members of the Admission Test committee for 2019-20 academic session, other teachers and officers related to the online registration were present in the function. The online application will continue till 17 September 2019. The list of qualified applicants of the admission test will be displayed on 03 October 2019 in the university website. The Admission Test will be held on 18 October (Friday) from 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM.

    In the academic session 2019-20 of this year, a total number of 1065 students will be admitted in 16 Departments including 120 seats for Civil Engineering (CE), 120 seats for Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE), 120 seats for Mechanical Engineering (ME), 120 seats for Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), 60 seats for Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE), 60 seats for Industrial and Production Engineering (IPE), 30 seats for Energy Science and Engineering (ESE), 30 seats for Biomedical Engineering (BmE), 60 seats for Urban and Regional Planning (URP), 60 seats for Leather Engineering (LE), 60 Seats for Textile Engineering (TE), 60 seats for Building Engineering and Construction Management (BECM), 40 seats for Architecture (Arch), 60 seats for Materials Science and Engineering (MSE), 30 seats for Chemical Engineering (ChE), 30 seats for Mechatronics Engineering (MtE), with 5 seats reserved for the small ethnic group or inhabitants of Chittagong hill tracts.

    Applicants are asked to collect necessary information about the process of online application and other relevant information about the KUET admission process from the university website (admission.kuet.ac.bd). For any query about online application and other information about the admission test, one may also contact through e-mail at “admission@kuet.ac.bd” if they face any difficulty in the process.


  • 16th Founding Anniversary of KUET and University Day 2019 held at KUET
    September 01, 2019
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    Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) celebrated its 16th founding anniversary and the “University Day 2019” on September 01, 2019 through a series of colorful events. The Honorable Mayor of Khulna City Corporation, Al-Haj Talukder Abdul Khaleque inaugurated the day-long university day program as the Chief Guest by hoisting the National Flag and releasing the colorful balloons and the Pigeons; the Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain presided over the function and hoisted the university flag accompanied by all deans, institute directors, director (students’ welfare) and all heads of the department. Dean of the Faculty of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and the Chairman of University Day 2019 Celebration Committee, Prof. Dr. Mohiuddin Ahmad delivered the welcome speech.

    A grand rally was brought out by the students, teachers, officers and staffs of KUET. The rally paraded the University campus and Fulbarigate area with colorful banners, festoons and placards.

    A discussion meeting was held in the Student Welfare Centre (SWC) of KUET. The Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain spoke as the chief guest at the function. Dean of the Faculty of Civil Engineering, Prof. Dr. Quazi Hamidul Bari; Dean of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Ariful Islam; Director (Students’ Welfare), Prof. Dr. Shibendra Shekher Sikder and Registrar, G M Shahidul Alam were present as the Special Guests. Dean of the Faculty of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and the Chairman of “University Day 2019” Celebration Committee, Prof. Dr. Mohiuddin Ahmad presided over the function. Public Relations Officer, Monoj Kumar Majumder and Lecturer of the Department of Architecture, Muntaha Marzan Shetu represented the event. Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Prof. Dr. Sobahan Mia; Vice-President of the Teachers' Association and Head of the Department of Urban and Regional Planning (URP), Prof. Dr. Md. Mustafa Saroar; General Secretary of the Teachers’ Association and Provost of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall, Prof. Dr. Pintu Chandra Shill; Vice-President of Officers Association, Engr. Hossain Mohammad Arshad; Member Secretary of Students Welfare Committee of KUET, Sadman Nahiyan Sezan; President of Officers Association (Up-gradation), G M Moniruzzaman; Secretary of Karmachari Samity (4th Class), Md. Imran Ali; Secretary of Bangabandhu Karmachari Parishad, Md. Imrul Islam took part in the discussion.

    Innovative Projects & Poster Exhibition, presentation about KUET, Tree Plantation, Charity football match between Teachers and Students, Doa-Mahfil and Cultural events were also held to mark the day. The campus was also decorated with colorful lights, banners and festoons on the occasion.

     


  • Fresher's Reception of Department of Chemical Engineering held at KUET
    August 27, 2019
  • The Freshers' Reception of '18 batch students of the Department of Chemical Engineering (ChE) of Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) was held on 27 August, 2019. The Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. Dean of Mechanical Engineering Faculty, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Ariful Islam and Director (Students’ Welfare), Prof. Dr. Shibendra Shekher Sikder were present as the Special Guests. Head of ChE Department, Prof. Dr. Mihir Ranjan Halder presided over the function. The newly admitted students were welcomed in the Department of ChE with flowers at the reception ceremony.


  • A Modernized Gymnasium Inaugurated at KUET
    August 25, 2019
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    A modernized gymnasium was inaugurated for the teachers, officers, students and staffs of Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) by the Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain on 25 August 2019 at 5:30 P.M. at the Student Welfare Center (SWC).

    Director (Students’ Welfare), Prof. Dr. Shibendra Shekher Sikder; Duputy Director (Students’ Welfare), Dr. Ismail Saifullah; a student from ’15 Batch of the Department of Building Engineering and Construction Management (BECM), Md. Osman Faruk and a student from ’18 Batch of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE), Md. Ratul Hasan spoke on the function. Teachers, Officers, Staffs and Students of KUET were present in the program.

     


  • Discussion on the occasion of 'National Mourning Day 2019' - "Bangabandhu's ideals must be hold in our soul"
    August 19, 2019
  • A discussion meeting was held at Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) on August 19, 2019 at 3:30 P.M. at the Student Welfare Center (SWC) on the occasion of the 44th martyrdom anniversary of the greatest Bengali in thousand year, the Architect of Independent Bangladesh, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the National Mourning day 2019. The Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain spoke as the chief guest at the function. He said, "If we want to give Bangabandhu the genuine respect and love, then the ideology of Bangabandhu will have to be cherished in our soul. He was always on the side of the oprresed. In just three years and eight months, a war-torn country stood on the pillars of its development by the effort of Bangabandhu. The Vice-Chancellor of KUET further said, "Bangabandhu dreamed of golden Bengal. We should work honestly to make this dream true. ” Director (Student’ Welfare) Prof. Dr. Shibendra Shekher Sikder presided over the function. Dean of Civil Engineering Faculty Prof. Dr. Quazi Hamidul Bari, Dean of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Faculty Prof. Dr. Mohiuddin Ahmad, Dean of Mechanical Engineering Faculty Prof. Dr. Mohammad Ariful Islam and Registrar G M Shahidul Alam was present as the Special Guest. Public Relations Officer Monoj Kumar Majumder represented the event. Head of Mechanical Engineering Department Prof. Dr. Sobahan Mia, Vice-President of the Teachers' Association Prof. Dr. Md. Mustafa Saroar, General Secretary of the Teachers Association and Provost of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall Prof. Dr. Pintu Chandra Shill, Professor of Civil Engineering Department and Provost of Dr. M A Rashid Hall Prof. Dr. Sajal Kumar Adhikary, President of Officers Association Engr. Md. Anisur Rahman Bhuiyan, President of Officers Association (Up-gradation) G M Moniruzzaman, President of Karmachari Samity (3rd Class) Md. Mamunur Rashid Jewel, Secretary of Karmachari Samity (4th Class) Md. Imran Ali, President of Bangabandhu Karmachari Parishad Sonali Binte Sharif took part in the discussion. At the beginning of the program, one minute of silence was observed to respect and remember Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman among with the Martyrs assassinated on August 15, 1975.


  • "National Mourning Day 2019" observed at KUET
    August 15, 2019
  • Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) observed the 44th martyrdom anniversary of the greatest Bengali in thousand year, the Architect of Independent Bangladesh, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the National Mourning Day on August 15, 2019 with due solemnity and the highest respect. Marking the day, early in the morning, the National Flag was flown at half-mast and black flag was flown at the administrative building, Vice-Chancellor’s Banglow and all the residential halls of student. At 9:00 AM, a drawing competition for the children was held at the Student Welfare Center (SWC) of KUET. Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain distributed the prizes among the winners of the drawing competition. At 10:30 AM, Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain paid homage to Bangabandhu by offering the Floral wreaths in front of the sculpture of Bangabandhu at the “Bangabandhu Square” on behalf of the University. Later, Teachers’ Association, Director (Students’ Welfare), Officers Association, Fazlul Haque Hall, Lalan Shah Hall, Khanjahan Ali Hall, Dr. M A Rashid Hall, Rokeya Hall, Amar Ekushy Hall, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall, Officers Association (Up-gradation), 3rd Class Employee Association, 4th Class Employee Association, Master Roll Employee Association, Bangabandhu Karmachary Parishad, Hall Staffs, Khulna Engineering University School placed the floral wreaths in front the sculpture of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at the “Bangabandhu Square”. After Asr prayer, a Doa and Milad Mahfil was arranged at the KUET central mosque for the departed soul of the Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and his family members assassinated on 15 August, 1975.


  • "Clean-Cleanliness day 2019" held at KUET
    August 05, 2019
  • Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) has celebrated the "Clean-Cleanliness day 2019" to create awareness and destroy the breeding grounds of Aedes mosquitoes responsible for spreading dengue. The program has been launched from 05 August at 10 A.M in front of the administrative building. Acting Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Mohiuddin Ahmad said, while inaugurating the programme, to build a dengue-free, clean and green campus. Dean of Mechanical Engineering (ME) Faculty Prof. Dr. Mohammad Ariful Islam, Head of ME Department Prof. Dr. Sobahan Mia, Registrar G M Shahidul Alam, Librarian and President of Tree Development Committee Md. Akkas Uddin Pathan, Chief Medical Officer Dr. Rifat Sultana Shelley, Security Officer Md. Sadek Hossain Pramanik also spoke in this program. Teachers, Officers, Students and Staffs were present in the program.


  • Tree plantation week observed at KUET 'To protect us from natural disaster, green fence should be established'- KUET VC
    August 01, 2019
  • Tree Plantation Week observed at KUET campus on 01 August, 2019.Honorable Vice-Chancellor of Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain has said “To protect us from natural disasters, green fence should be established, so a large number of trees should be planted. Since there is a shortage of forest areas in our country at present, we should overcome the shortages of trees in order to survive well”. Tree Development Committee of KUET organized this program as a part of the government’s country-wide tree plantation movement. Honorable Vice-chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain was present in the inaugural ceremony as the Chief Guest and formally opened the function at 10 A.M. in font of the administrative building. To mark the day, a colorful procession was brought out from the administrative building that paraded the whole campus led by the Vice-Chancellor. Later, the Vice-Chancellor planted a tree in the campus. Librarian and also the President of the Tree Development Committee of KUET Md. Akkas Uddin Pathan presided over the function. Dean of Faculties, Director of Institutes, Head of Departments, Directors, Teachers, Officers, Students, Staffs of KUET also attended the program.


  • KUET launched a weeklong anti-mosquito campaign
    July 30, 2019
  • Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) has launched a weeklong campaign to destroy the breeding grounds of Aedes mosquitoes responsible for spreading dengue. The program has been launched from 30 July at 5 P.M at the Student Welfare Center (SWC) premise. Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain inaugurated the campaign and emphasized to build a dengue-free campus. Director (Students Welfare) Prof. Dr. Shibendra Shekher Sikder, President of University Students Welfare Committee Md. Abul Hasan Shovon, Member Secretary of University Students Welfare Committee Sadman Nahiyan Sezan gave their speeches in the campaign. The Welfare Committee arranged this campaign with the support of the Director (Students Welfare) office. Teachers, Officers, Students and Staffs of KUET were present in the campaign.


  • Inauguration Ceremony of Establishment of "Natural Language Processing Lab" in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering held at KUET
    July 07, 2019
  • Inauguration Ceremony of Establishment of “Natural Language Processing Lab” in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) was held at KUET on 7 July at 11 a.m. This project was sponsored by Bangladesh Hi-Tech Park Authority (BHTPA), Ministry of ICT. Hosne Ara Begum (Honorable Secretary), MD, Hi-Tech Park Authority, ICT Division was present as the Chief Guest. Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain was present as the Chair Person. Prof. Dr. Mohiuddin Ahmad, Dean, Faculty of EEE, KUET and A.N.M Safiqul Islam, PD, Hi-Tech Park Project, ICT Division were present as the Special Guests. Prof. Dr. Md. Aminul Haque Akhand, Head, Dept. of CSE, KUET was present as the Convener. Teachers and Officers of KUET were present in this event.


  • Workshop on "Uplifting University Outcomes with a Vision-Quality Education and Quality Research" held at KUET
    July 03, 2019
  • Workshop on "Uplifting University Outcomes with a Vision-Quality Education and Quality Research" was held at Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) on 03 July, 2019 at Distance Learning Theater. Dean of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Faculty and Acting Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Mohiuddin Ahmad was present as the Chief Guest in the inauguration ceremony of the workshop at 10 a.m. Dr. Rafiqul Islam, Principal and Director, Solar E. Technology International, Sydney, Australia was present as the distinguished speaker. Welcome speech was delivered by the Director of IQAC Prof. Dr. K M Azharul Hasan and the event was presented by the Additional Director of IQAC Prof. Dr. Md. Mahbub Hasan. Deans of Faculties, Directors of Institutes, Heads of Departments, Directors, Heads of Offices, other Teachers and Officers of KUET were present in the workshop.


  • Workshop on "Applications of Financial Management at Public Sector: Focus on University's Financial Management" held at KUET
    June 29, 2019
  • Workshop on “Applications of Financial Management at Public Sector: Focus on University’s Financial Management” was held at Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) on 28-29 June, 2019 at Distance Learning Theater. Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain was present as the Chief Guest in the inauguration ceremony of the workshop on 28 June at 9 a.m. Md. Rezaul Karim Hawlader, Director(CC), Finance & Accounts division, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh was present as the distinguished speaker. Welcome speech was delivered by the Director of IQAC Prof. Dr. K M Azharul Hasan and the event was presented by the Additional Director of IQAC Prof. Dr. Md. Mahbub Hasan. Dean of Faculties, Director of Institutes, Head of Departments, Directors, Head of Offices, Teachers and Officers related to procurement management of KUET were present in the workshop.


  • Three New Buses Inaugurated at KUET
    June 27, 2019
  • Three new buses for the teachers, officers, students and staffs were inaugurated by the Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain on 27 June, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. During this time, he said that due to the addition of three new buses at the university's transport sector, the transportation crisis will be reduced to a great extent. Everyone must work from his position and the university will move forward towards the task of performing the duties, he added. Chairman of Transport Committee Prof. Dr. Mihir Ranjan Halder, Director (Planning & Development) Prof. Dr. Kazi ABM Mohiuddin, Registrar G. M. Shahidul Alam, Member Secretary of Student Welfare Committee of KUET Sadman Nahiyan Sezan spoke on that occasion and the event was presented by the Public Relations Officer Monoj Kumar Majumder. Teachers, Officers, Staffs and Students of KUET were present in the function.


  • Workshop on "Procurement Management in Public Sector" held at KUET "We have to ensure proper use of money from the law" -KUET VC
    June 22, 2019
  • Workshop on "Procurement Management in Public Sector" was held at Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) on 22 June at 09:00 AM at Distance Learning Theater. Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain was present as the Chief Guest in the workshop. He said “If we have to ensure proper use of money from the law, then the development of the university will be possible. In the case of purchasing, the interest of the university should be seen in detail and quality can never be compromised. Khandker Ahsan Hossain, Joint Chief, General Economics Division, Planning Commission, was present as the distinguished speaker and technical session was conducted by him. Welcome speech was delivered by the Director of IQAC of KUET Prof. Dr. K M Azharul Hasan. Dean of Faculties, Director of Institutes, Head of Departments, Directors, Head of Offices, Teachers and Officers related to procurement management of KUET were present in the workshop.


  • On-site Workshop on BAETE Accreditation and Outcome Based Education held at KUET
    June 20, 2019
  • On-site Workshop on BAETE Accreditation and Outcome Based Education was held at Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) on 20 June at 11:30 AM at Distance Learning Theater. Dean of Civil Engineering Faculty and Honorable Acting Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Hamidul Bari was present as the Chief Guest in the workshop. Dr. Sarwar Jahan Md. Yasin, Resource person, BAETE and Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) was present as the distinguished speaker.Welcome speech was delivered by the Director of IQAC of KUET Prof. Dr. K M Azharul Hasan. Faculty members of CE Faculties and IDM of KUET were present in the workshop.


  • A Workshop on "Role, Responsibility and Ethical Principles of University Teachers" held at KUET
    June 20, 2019
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    A workshop on "Role, Responsibility and Ethical Principles of University Teachers" was held at Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) on 07 September, 2019 at the Distance Learning Theater. Dean of the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Honorable Acting Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Hamidul Bari was present as the Chief Guest in the inauguration ceremony of the workshop.

    Prof. Dr. Bashudeb Chandra Ghosh, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE); Prof. Dr. A. N. M Mizanur Rahman, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Director of IQAC, Prof. Dr. K M Azharul Hasan were present as the distinguished speakers. Welcome speech was also delivered by the Director of IQAC, Prof. Dr. K M Azharul Hasan and the event was presented by the Additional Director of IQAC, Prof. Dr. Md. Mahbub Hasan. The workshop was organized for Lecturers of KUET.

     


  • Memorandum of Understanding Between Western Sydney University and Khulna University of Engineering & Technology Signed
    May 03, 2019
  • A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Western Sydney University and Khulna University of Engineering & Technology Signed A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) had been signed on May 03, 2019 at the Western Sydney University, Australia between Western Sydney University (WSU), Australia and Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET), Bangladesh. Professor Barney Glover, Vice-Chancellor and President of Western Sydney University, Australia and Professor Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain, Vice-Chancellor of Khulna University of Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The purpose of this Memorandum MoU is: Development of collaborative research projects; Organisation of joint academic and scientific activities, such as courses, conferences, seminars, symposia or lectures; Development of articulation arrangement and joint supervision of PhD; Exchange of academic staff for teaching and research activities; Exchange of PhD/HDR students to undertake study or participate in research programs and Exchange of scholarly properties and other information of common interest.


  • Workshop on Annual Performance Management: KUET Perspective "KUET graduates and researches can play vital role for the development of Bangladesh" -UGC Chairman
    April 20, 2019
  • Workshop on Annual Performance Management: KUET Perspective held at Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) on 20 April, Saturday at 9:00 a.m. at Distance Learning Theater. Honorable Chairman of University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC) Prof. Abdul Mannan was present as Chief Guest, where Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain was present as the Chair in the workshop. In his speech as Chief Guest Honorable Chairman of UGC Prof. Abdul Mannan Said, “We should carry on our country development progress by increasing our efficiency. The graduates and the researches of KUET will play important role to build better Bangladesh. We should always remember that we have liabilities to our common people of our country”. He added, “The government has increased the salary for the government employee more than double but still corruption is happening. The corruption is now a social diseases and it is swallowing us. We should change our behavior and mentality to stop it. For this reason everywhere we should need annual performance agreement and do our duties with full of morality and transparency”. Director of Private University Division of UGC Dr. Md. Fakhrul Islam, Director (CC) of RSP Division of UGC Md. Omar Faruque and Joint Secretary of Administrative Division of UGC Mr. Zafor Ahommad Jahanger were present as Special Guest in the workshop. Welcome speech was delivered by the Registrar of KUET G. M. Shahidul Alam and the event was presented by the Public Relations Officer Monoj Kumar Mojumder. Papers on “Annual Performance Agreement Management System”, “Key Performance Indicator”, “MandatoryStrategic Objectives: Tool for Ensuring Governance” and “Government PerformanceManagement System: Concepts & Contents” were presented by the Senior Assistant Secretary of Cabinet Division of UGC R H M Alaol Kabir, Director of Private University Division of UGC Dr. Md. Fakhrul Islam, RSP Division o UGC Md. Omar Faruque, Senior Assistant Director of UGC Mohammad Nazrul Islam respectively. Dean of Faculties, Director of Institutes, Head of Departments, Directors, Provost of Students’ Residential Halls, Professors, Head of Offices of KUET were present in the workshop.


  • KUET Celebrated Pahela Baishakh 1426
    April 14, 2019
  • Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) celebrated Pahela Baishakh, the Bengali New Year 1426 amid festivity on April 14, 2019. The whole university wore a festive dimension as the students of KUET installed stalls representing their respective halls for Baishakhi Fair with pure Bengali fashion build with straw and clay made beautiful huts. Very special "Panta" (watery rice) with green chilies, sort of native and indigenous cakes etc were the main attractions in the fair. Celebration started in the early morning with Tagor's enchanting melody song "Esho hey Baishakh esho esho" at the Central Play Ground. At 10 a.m. a grand colorful procession (Mongol Shovajatra) to mark the Pahela Baishakh started and went round the whole University campus and Fulbarigate area led by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain with the participants of traditional attire wearing multi-coloured masks, palanquins etc. Cultural programmes, snake-charming, kite flying, cock fight, kabadi etc were also the day long native attractions of the day. Prize given ceremony also held in the evening. Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain attended all the programmes. In a short speech Vice-Chancellor said, Pahela Baishakh is deeply rooted in our heritage and we are proud of it. May the Bengali New Year bring message of joy for all and unite all to build a prosperous nation, he added. Students, Teachers, Officers and Staff of the university enjoyed the day long festival. Teachers Association and Officers Association of KUET also arranged different kinds of programs to mark the day.


  • Inter-University Chess Competition 2019 held at KUET
    March 30, 2019
  • Inter-University Chess Competition 2019 held at KUET on 28-30 March, 2019. Dhaka University ran out as Champion of this tournament. A total of nine teams battled for the trophy with the games being played in Swiss League system. Jagannath University and Jahangirnagar University ran out as runners-up and second runners-up respectively in this tournament. Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain distributed prizes among the winners in the prize giving ceremony which was held on 30 March in the evening. This event was presided over by the Director (Student Welfare) Prof. Dr. Shibendra Shekher Sikder. Deputy Director of (Student Welfare) Dr. Ismail Saifullah, Joint-Secretery of Bangladesh Chess Federation Masudur Rahman Mollick, Deputy Director of Physical Education Center of Dhaka Universiy Md. Jalal Uddin, Assistant Director (Physical) of KUET Md Helal Fakir, Manager of the Teams, Sayed Atai Rabbi delivered speech in the occasion. This event was presented by the Public Relations Officer of KUET Monoj Kumar Mojumder. Total 45 players Including 5 players in one team attended this tournament from Dhaka University, Rajshahi University, Jahangirnagar University, Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology, Khulna University, Noakhali Science and Engineering University, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science & Technology University, Jagannath University and Khulna University of Engineering & Technology. It is mentioned that, the Management Meeting was held on 28 March in the evening and the tournament inaugurated by the VC of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain was held on 29 March in the morning.