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Scandinavian diplomats call on DU VC

ডিইউএমসিজেনিউজ.কম

প্রকাশিত : ০৬:৩৪ পিএম, ২৩ আগস্ট ২০১৭ বুধবার | আপডেট: ০২:৩৪ এএম, ৩০ জুলাই ২০১৮ সোমবার

Scandinavian diplomats call on DU VC

Scandinavian diplomats call on DU VC

A group of diplomats from three Scandinavian countries called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique today August 23, 2017 at the latter’s office of the university. The diplomats were Truls J. Jager Synnevaag, Deputy Head of Mission of Norwegian Embassy, Dhaka, Refika Hayta, Deputy Head of Mission of Danish Embassy, Dhaka, Hedvig Soderlund, Second Secretary of Swedish Embassy, Dhaka, and Andreas Malmos Rasmussen, Communication Officer of Danish Embassy, Dhaka. 


Director of Scandinavian Study Center of DU Prof. Dr. Sikder Monoare Murshed and Assistant Prof. of Aalborg University, Denmark Peder Veng Soberg were present on this occasion.

During the meeting they discussed matters of mutual interests specially the possibilities of strengthening ongoing joint collaborative academic and research programs being conducted by the University of Dhaka and different higher educational institutions in Scandinavian countries. Exchanges of teachers, students and cultural teams among DU and various universities in Scandinavian countries were also discussed in the meeting. The Vice-Chancellor stressed the need for strengthening cultural exchange programs among different countries and conducting cultural activities to resist militancy in the world.

It may be mentioned that a two-day long “Scandinavian Film Festival” has began today August 23, 2017 at the TSC auditorium. The diplomats from three Scandinavian countries attended the inaugural session.