UGC approves three new faculties in BUET...

UGC approves three new faculties in BUET

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 08:54 PM, 13 May 2022  

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The University Grants Commission (UGC) has given final approval to launch three new faculties at the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET).

The UGC sent a letter to the BUET authorities over the permission on Thursday.

The three newly approved faculties are — the Faculty of Postgraduation Studies, the Faculty of Chemical and Materials Engineering and the Faculty of Science.

Besides, Research and Innovation Center for Science and Engineering, another institute, has also been approved.

When asked about this, BUET Vice Chancellor (VC) Prof. Satya Prasad Majumder said on Friday (May 13) that the UGC had sent a letter yesterday approving the three new faculties. Consideration is being given to introducing some more faculties and subjects in line with the present times. We have plans to include “Artificial Intelligence”.