Md Shahadat Hossain Sumon,JU correspondent
The Public Administration department of Jahangirnagar University (JU) organized its fresher’s reception and farewell programme-2019 on Sunday.
The gala programme was held at Seminar room of Jahir Raihan auditorium on the campus.
The department welcomed the 48th batch under academic session 2019-20 and bid farewell to master’s students under academic session 2013-14 (43th batch) in this programme.
Presided over by Chairman of the department Associate Professor Dr. Jebunnessa, former member of Public Service Commission also the Founder Chairman of JU Public Administration department and present Pro-VC of Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) Professor Dr. M Abul Kashem Mazumder addressed the function as the chief guest and dean of JU Social Science faculty Professor Dr. Rasheda Akhtar as the special guest.
Addressing the function Prof. M Abul Kashem Mazumder said, “Now a days, educated young are giving priority to the BCS. So you have to keep concentration on that too.Those who succeed on earth never want to be what they are.Everyone has succeeded in pursuing their own endeavors. So you will have to do everything with sincerely and humility. That will help you to reach the apex success of life.”
For students, Former chairman of Public Administration department Associate Prof. Dr. Md. Sayedur Rahman said, “Our doors are always open for the students.Will strive to reach the pinnacle of success through diligence and hard work.The success of your career will be the success of our teacher’s life.”
Chiarperson of the programme Dr. Jebunnessa said, “Students of 48th batch are the most fortunate because they get a flourishing and enlightened department.Those who have tried to build the country have never compromised unfairly.So I tell all my students that you will not compromise with any unethical activities in the futureand will work for the benefit of the people
In the meantime,24 January of the next year is declared for the first reunion of Public Administration department.
Conducted by Md Mahmudul Hasan Azim of 44 batch and Sanzida Akter Reshmei of 44 batch, Associate Prof. Md. Mahmudur Rahman,Associate Prof. Hare Krisna Kundo, student welfare advisor of the department Assistant Prof. Md Ashraful Haque, Assistant Prof. Halima Haque, Assistant Prof.Manir Uddin Sikder, Assistant Prof. Sahiba Mahbub, Assistant Prof. Ahsan Abdullah, Assistant Prof. Mahfujur Rahman and Abu Saief Md. Towhidul Anam among others, were present at the programme.
A colorful cultural function was staged at the end of the ceremony