With solemn respect and honour the 96th Birthday of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the National Children Day was observed at KUET. At 03:00 p.m. on 16 March, 2016 a discussion meeting was held at the university auditorium. VC of KUET Prof. Dr. Muhammed Alamgir was present as the Chief Guest while Director(Students’ Welfare) Prof. Dr. Sobahan Mia in the chair. Among others Dean of ME faculty Prof. Dr. Tarapada Bhowmick, Dean of EEE faculty Prof. Dr. Md. Osman Goni, Head of Textile Engineering Department Prof. Dr. Mihir Ranjan Halder, President of KUET Officers Association G.M. Shahidul Alam, President of KUET Chattra Leage Safayet Hossain Noyon, GS of KUET Chattra Leage Ali Imtiaj Shohan, among the staff Md. Imrul Islam & Md. Rabiul Islam spoke in the meeting. On 17 March, recitation, essay writing, hand writing and drawing competition for the student of Khulna Engineering University School (primary & secondary section) & Govt. Unmesh Primary School Programmes were started at 7:30 a.m.
At 9:30 a.m. teachers, students, officers, employees, teachers & students of the schools gathered and brought out a colorful procession led by the Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Muhammed Alamgir. He placed floral wreath on behalf of the University at the portrait of the father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in front of Central Shaheed Miner of KUET. Later, Teachers Association, Director (Students’ Welfare), Officers Association, Provosts and students of different Halls, Chattra Leage, Karmachari Samiti (3rd Class), 4th Class Karmachari Samiti, Bangabandhu Karmachari Parishad, & other organizations of KUET placed floral wreath.
At 10:00 am Cultural programmes with the perform of the students of KUET School and Prize given ceremony held at the auditorium. VC of KUET Prof. Dr. Muhammed Alamgir distributed prizes among the winners as the Chief Guest. Headmaster of Khulna Engineering University School (Secondary) T M Sanaur Rahman, Headmaster of KUET Unmesh Govt. Primary School Md. Akber Hossain and Headmaster of Khulna Engineering University School (Primary) Md. Bodiar Rahman present there.
After Asr prayer a milad-mahfil was arranged at the KUET central mosque to pray for the departed soul of the father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.