Fifty eight students from different departments under the Faculty of Biological Sciences of Dhaka University (DU) have been awarded "Dean's Award" for excellent academic results in the BS honors examinations of session 2013-14.
14 male and 44 female students have received this award. Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique distributed the awards and spoke on the occasion at a function at Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban of the university on Friday.
Awardees are : Sumaiya Chowdhury, Maimuna Qazi, Afroja Nasrin, Md. Bayazid Hossain, Suma Akter, Mahabub Ara Maula, Shusmita Karmaker Munmun, Monera Akter Eva (Soil, Water and Environment), Mahin Mohid, Nasima Akhter, Fateeha Noor, Suma Akter, Aneeka Binte Azad, Iffat Ara Rahman, Halima Akter, Madhury Paul, Nowrosh Islam, Nusrat Jerin, Naima Akhter Tesha (Botany), Asmaul Hosna, Anindita Rani Bhowmick, Nazia Naoreen Mumu, Afroza Huq, Samiha Nowrin, Sahida Afroz, Sania Salim Sarna, Saima Afrin, Upama Aich, Sumon Debnath, Md. Mahbub Alam, Avijit Kumar Mandal, Shyama Talukder, Sadia Chowdhury, Asma Akhter Iva, Fatema Tuj Johora, Rumana Sultana Rumpa, Md. Abdur Rahman (Zoology), Farhana Tasnim Chowdhury (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology), Md. Rahmat Ali, Shamima Nasrin, Md. Sadikur Rahman Shuvo, Sumaiya Sharmin, Md. Abdullah-Al-Mannan, Sabera Saima, Deena Mehjabeen, Rokaia Sultana, Dilruba Akter, Md. Hassan-Uz-Zaman, Md. Tauhidul Islam Tanim, Md. Sobur Ali, Mozibur Rahman, Sumonta Chandra Paul, Shaorin Islam, Nusrat Nahar, Sumaiya Zaman (Microbiology), Md. Inja-Mamun Haque (Fisheries) and Sanjana Choudhury Orin and Salwa M. Mostafa (Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology).
Dean of the Faculty of Biological Sciences Prof Dr M Imdadul Hoque presided over the function while Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academic) Prof Dr Nasreen Ahmad, Pro-Vice Chancellor (Administration) Prof Dr Shahid Akhtar Hossain and Treasurer Prof Dr Md Kamal Uddin addressed it as special guests.
Chairpersons of the various departments declared the names of awardees. Chairman of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Prof Dr Md Sayedul Islam gave vote of thanks, according to BSS. - Idrak