6 RU teachers achieve UGC gold medals
Six teachers of Rajshahi University (RU) achieved University Grants Commission (UGC) gold medal award for their outstanding contribution to research and publication in higher education.
President Abdul Hamid handed over this medal to among 35 teachers of various government and non-government universities at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in the city on Tuesday afternoon.
The gold medalists RU teachers are: Professor Toufiq Iqbal, department of Agronomy and Agricultural Extension, associate professor Moshiur Rahman, department of Population Science, associate professor Syed Rasel Kabir, department of Life Sciences and Microbiology department at Biological Science section, Professor Ibrahim Hossain Mondol, department of Applied Chemistry and Chemistry Engineering at Chemical, Biochemical and Environmental Science section, assistant Professor Ahmad Humayun Kabir, department of Plant Science in Forest and Agriculture Science section, professor AHM Khurshid Alam department of Pharmacy, Clinical, Pharmaceutical and Medical section received the Gold Medal.
Gold medalist professor Toufiq Iqbal said, “It's good to get a medal. This achievement is positive for our university. I hope many of them will be inspired by the recognition.”