Vice Chancellor of Primeasia University attended
as a Panelist at the Frugal Innovation Forum 2017.
Prof. Dr. Abdul Hannan Chowdhury, Vice Chancellor of Primeasia University participated as a panelist at the Frugal Innovation Forum 2017 organized by BRAC Innovation Lab, held on 9-11 November, 2017 at the BRAC CDM, Savar, Dhaka.
Prof. Chowdhury took part at Practitioner’s Debate on Governments should Priorities Skill over Higher Education. The session was moderated by the Vice Chancellor of BRAC University Prof. Syed Saad Andaleeb. Prof. Chowdhury, Vice Chancellor of Primeasia University and Prof. Golam Samdani Fakir, Vice Chancellor of Green University took part in against the motion while Mr. James Centenera, Founder and CEO of the Ultimate Learning Accelerator, Philippines and Ms. Farzana Kashfi, Head of BRAC Skills Development Program was in favor of the motion.
Primeasia University was ranked 9th among the top private universities in Bangladesh in factual category. Dhaka Tribune and Bangla Tribune conducted a survey on 83 private universities in the country and announced it on 10 November, 2017.
Primeasia University has also got 16th position in the overall rankings and in the 20th position in the perceptual rankings of top 20 private universities in Bangladesh.
The Dhaka Tribune-Bangla Tribune Private University Rankings 2017 considered two key components when assessing each institution on the basis of factual and perceptual data. The factual data was collected from the information the universities required to submit to the University Grants Commission (UGC) every year. The perceptual data was collected from respondents from the academic circle and employers in various organizations who took part in the study.