4:34 pm - Monday October 18, 2624

Pubali Bank donates Tk 10 lakh for SUST research purpose

The 2nd Conference on Multi Disciplinary Research Findings organized by Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) Research Centre held at University Auditorium recently. M.A. Mannan MP, Honorable State Minister, Ministry of Finance and Planning was present as Chief Guest at the Conference.

SUST donationDirector of SUST Research Centre Dr. Md. Kabir Hossain presided over the Conference.

Honorable Vice Chancellor of SUST Professor Dr. Md. Aminul Haque Bhuyan was present as Guest of Honor while Managing Director & CEO of Pubali Bank Ltd. Helal Ahmed Chowdhury was present as Special Guest. Social Science Faculty Head of the University Kamal Ahmed Chowdhury delivered the welcome speech.

Men’s research findings have always added new dimensions to invention of knowledge and blooming from which mankind have been benefitted. Pubali Bank Ltd. Board of Directors is donating Tk-10 lac to the University every year as a part of Corporate Social Responsibility to promote the Reserch Findings of the University. A total of 201 teachers of the University have completed their research on various subjects in the last four years.


In his speech State Minister M.A. Mannan said, “Government has taken the education and research sector as one of the tools to development and prosperity. For this, each educational institution is given financial assistance. This kind of co-operation will be multiplied in future as the Govt. want to build a digital Bangladesh.” He thanked Pubali Bank authority for the donation and told that other financial institutions also have to come forward along with the Government to develop the quqlity of education. Then it will be easier for us to build a developed nation.

In his speech Special Guest Helal Ahmed Chowdhury said, `Blue Economy’ is a new concept in our country. Specially after the maritime victory, a big opportunity has been created to exploit the huge natural resources in and under the sea. For that, research is a must at university level. Financial institutions also have to come forward along with the Government to continue the Reserch Findings of the University. We are proud to give donation to the research sector of a university. He said, “Pubali Bank Ltd. has always spread its helping hands for the development of education sector. He highlighted the various socio-economic activities of Pubali Bank including education, research and assured everyone this field of co-operation will be widened in future.”