South Asian Regional Director(RD) of Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings Ritin Malhotra on Friday called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman at the letter’s office, reports BSS.
ICT Cell Director of Dhaka University Prof. Dr. Muhammad Asif Hossain Khan was present on this occasion held at VC’s office of the university.
During the meeting, they discussed matters of mutual interest especially regarding improvement of the world ranking of Dhaka University.
DU VC Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman apprised Ritin Malhotra of Dhaka University contribution to socio-economic development of Bangladesh.
He said DU teachers, students and employees played a historical role to achieve our independence in 1971.
Besides, DU also had immense contribution to historic Language Movement in 1952 and other different democratic movements of Bangladesh, the VC added.
Ritin Malhotra assured the DU VC of providing all sorts of cooperation to improve the DU world ranking. In this regard, Times Higher Education will take necessary measures and update information and data of Dhaka University, he added.