Finance Forum, a wing of Career Counseling Centre of United International University (UIU), organised Intra-University finance competition titled ''FOCUS 15'' at its own campus on Sunday.
UIU Vice Chancellor, Prof Dr M Rezwan Khan, presided over the ceremony, while Mr Md Saifur Rahman Patwary (Azad), Deputy Managing Director, First Security Islamic Bank Ltd, was present as chief guest. Mr Salah Uddin Ahmed, Senior Vice President & Head of Research and Development Unit, Dhaka Bank Ltd and Ms Humaira Sharmeen, Managing Editor, The Bonikbarta, were present as special guests at the programme.
"FOCUS 15" is an exclusive idea to judge the capabilities of students in "financial reasoning". Core concept of this Idea is to make the participants of the programme to find out the critical financial reasons, because of which a company's financial performance deviates from the expectations. The competition consisted of quiz (1st round), financial statement analysis & manipulation (2nd round) and financial case solving and presentation (Final round). Top three of the competition are Sadman Shoumik Ahmed (Champion), Md Tanvir Hossain (1st Runner-up) & Yeasin Md Esha (2nd Runner-up).
Students from different departments, teachers, officers and the invited guests were present at the programmes.