Message from the Vice Chancellor

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Professor Dr. M. Lutfar Rahman
Vice Chancellor
Daffodil International University

 

My heartiest congratulations to the 9th graduating class of Daffodil International University on the 9th ofJanuary 2022. This convocation not only implies the success and accomplishments of the graduatingstudents, but also marks an important landmark in the history of this institution, especially for itspraiseworthy endeavors to cope well with the new demands of the new normal emerged out of the globalcrisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic for about two years. It is a time for reflection, for revitalizing ourcommitment to the future of our country and of following generations. This historic event marks an end anda beginning - an opportunity to push back the limitations and set sights on higher goals.

I am very happy to be a part of the ceremony that recognizes the achievement of the students. Whilecongratulating the graduates, I would also like to congratulate the teachers, administration, and membersof the Board of Trustees of Daffodil International University for supporting each graduate on the way toachieving success. I would like to thank the Convener of the Convocation Ceremony and all those who haveworked relentlessly day and night to organize the convocation ceremony that we are hosting today.

In line with the Vision 2022 and Digital Bangladesh, most of the academic and administrative activities ofthe university have been digitized and the university has emerged as a prominent ICT oriented university ofthe country. DIU has set up innovation labs with a view to equip the students with knowledge and skillsnecessary to face the challenges of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Students are provided with on-campusInternet and WiFi facilities, free laptops, campus TV and campus radio programs for grooming them up to
face the challenges of the real life. A very rich website helps the university to earn excellent ranking fromseveral organizations, including the Webomatrics.

I felicitate the graduates once again for successful completion of the academic programs and their parentsfor the glorious achievements of their wards. Further, I convey my deepest appreciation to the respectedteachers and the management of the university for their sincere efforts in equipping the graduates withhigh standards of education during their time in the university.

On this festive occasion, I gratefully acknowledge the invaluable contributions of the Board of Trustees ofthe university, especially Dr. Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman of the Board, for his visionary leadership andcontinuous support for quality education and research in the university amidst the chaotic crisis all over theworld, emerged out of the pandemic.

I would also like to thank our distinguished international and local guests and dignitaries for gracing theceremony and encouraging our students. We also extend our heartfelt gratitude to the Honorable EducationMinister Dr. Dipu Moni, M.P. for gracing the occasion through representing the Honorable President of thePeople’s Republic of Bangladesh, the Chancellor of the university and the official Chairperson of theConvocation.

I wish the convocation a grand success.