Eminent Educationist Professor Dr. M.Abul Kashem Mozumder Honored as VC of Royal University

Staff reporter: Eminent Educationist Professor Dr. M. Abul Kashem Mozumder Honored as VC of Royal University

The Royal University of Dhaka’s faculty and staff conferred an honorary title upon Professor Dr. M Abul Kashem Mozumder, appointing him as the Vice-Chancellor on Tuesday. The Chairman of the Board of Trustees, HBM Iqbal, finalized the appointment in a Tuesday afternoon meeting. A warm welcome ceremony was organized by the Vice-Chancellor-Deans Forum (VC-DP) of the Royal University of Dhaka, held at 11 am on Wednesday in the university’s library hall room.
VC in charge and Registrar Dr. Jamil Ahmed spoke on the occasion.

During the ceremony, the newly appointed VC, Professor Dr. M.Abul Kashem Mozumder, expressed gratitude to the university’s teaching staff. He emphasized the importance of sincere, serious, and submissive efforts to propel the university forward and sought everyone’s cooperation.


Professor Dr. Profulla Chandra Sarker underscored the need for unity, advocating for collaborative efforts to advance the university. Dr. Jamil Ahmed encouraged regular class attendance among students, emphasizing its importance.

Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Dr. Md. Abu Bakar Siddique (Dr.Dipu Siddiqui), highlighted the government’s initiative to build a smart Bangladesh, stressing the necessity of cultivating smart students and citizens. He expressed optimism that the newly appointed VC could contribute to realizing the vision of valiant freedom fighter Dr. HBM Iqbal, Chairman of the Board of Trustees.

Chairman BoT RUD, valiant freedom fighter Dr HBM Iqbal is handing over the appointment letter to the honourable VC of RUD Professor Dr Abul Kashem Mozumder (Former Member – PSC, former Pro VC – BUP), today at Iqbal Center.-Daily Presswatch

The event, presided over by University VC-in-charge and Registrar Dr. Jamil Ahmed, included a welcome speech by Dr.Md. Abu Bakar Siddique (Dr. Dipu Siddiqui), the Vice President of the VC-DF Forum. Eminent sociologist Professor Dr. Profulla Chandra Sarker, the University’s Advisor, served as the guest of honor.

VC in charge and Registrar Dr. Jamil Ahmed spoke on the occasion.

Various key figures participated in the discussion, including Controller of Examinations Dr. Abul Kalam Md.Rafiq Ullah, Acting Dean of Business Studies Shahidur Rahman Khan, Proctor Malay Sarker, and Chairman of the English Department Jahrat Ara.