University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) organised a day-long job fair with the aim to bring together employers, experienced professionals, and entry level talented individuals under one roof. This career fair was hosted by ULAB Career Services Office (CSO) at the university’s campus in Dhanmondi, Dhaka on 27 October, 2018.
More than 30 companies from different sectors including banking, national and multinational NGOs, educational institutes, telecom, RMG and FMCG companies etc. joined the fair and presented their stalls to offer suitable jobs to the university students from different educational institutions. Opportunities to take part in spot interviews were offered for the students.
Barrister Nihad Kabir, President of MCCI and advocate of Supreme Court, was present as the chief guest and Musharrof Hossain, President, APFHRM, Founder and President of FBHRO was present as the special guest in the opening ceremony of the Fair. Professor Imran Rahman, Special Advisor to the ULAB Board of Trustees gave the welcome speech.
Chief guest of the ceremony Barrister Nihad Kabir advised the students not just to seek jobs, but to eventually become employers. She added that “everything is not just about yourself”, and requested everyone to do something for the society and nation. Special guest Musharrof Hossain emphasized on skill based knowledge and linking up academia and industry for the job seekers.
Professor Dr Jahirul Haque, Vice Chancellor of ULAB presented the closing remarks. He thanked everyone and also handed over crests to participants & partner organisations. ULAB faculty members, admin members, employers, journalists and prospective graduates were present in the ceremony.