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‘Enayetullah Khan Memorial Trust Fund’ established at DU


Published : 10 May 2022 10:41 PM | Updated : 11 May 2022 04:30 PM

A new trust fund titled ‘Enayetullah Khan Memorial Trust Fund’ has been established at the Department of Mass Communication and Journalism of Dhaka University (DU). Ms. Nasreen Zaman, daughter of  Late A.Z.M. Enayetullah Khan handed over a cheaque for Tk. 25 lac to DU Treasurer Prof. Mamtaz Uddin Ahmed today May 10, 2022 at the Vice-Chancellor’s Launge to set up this trust fund. DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman was present there as chief guest.

Rashed Khan Menon, MP, Registrar Prabir Kumar Sarker, Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences Prof. Dr. Zia Rahman, Chairman of the Department of Mass Communication & Journalism Prof. Dr. Abul Mansur Ahmed and donor’s family member Abu Saleh Mohammad Shahidullah Khan were present on this occasion.  

Out of the income of this trust fund, every year one student who will secure the highest CGPA from the Department of Mass Communication and Journalism of DU will be awarded Gold Medal and some meritorious but financially challenged students of the same department will be given ‘Enayetullah Khan Memorial Trust Fund’scholarship.

DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman thanked Ms. Nasreen Zaman for her donation to establish this trust fund. He hoped that the students of Mass Communication and Journalism Department would be highly inspired and benefitted by this generous initiative.

It may be mentioned that Late A.Z.M. Enayetullah Khan was a student of DU. He was a renowned journalist. He died on November 10, 2005.