3000 students receive free DCL Laptop at Daffodil University
To prepare the students for the 21st century and to adapt them to the latest ICT friendly education to enhance their knowledge, skills and abilities to fit globally, Daffodil International University (DIU) in association with Daffodil Computers Ltd. distributed 3000 `DCL’ laptop among the students under “One Student-One Laptop” project today on November 22, 2020 at `Swadhinota’ Milonayoton. N M Zeaul Alam,PAA Senior Secretary ICT Division of Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh virtually graced the Laptop Distribution Ceremony as the Chief Guest. The function was presided over by Acting Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. S M Mahabub Ul Haque Majumder, and addressed by Prof. Dr. Mostafa Kamal, Academic Affairs Dean. Syed Mizanur Rahman Raju, Director of Student Affairs conducted thye program.
The authority of Daffodil International University in association with Daffodil Computers Ltd. has taken a gigantic initiative of “One Student: One Laptop” program which is one step ahead for digital Bangladesh from 2010. Every student admitted into Daffodil International University from Summer Semester-2010 and on ward is getting a Laptop at free of cost. Till the date 30000 Laptops have been distributed so far.
The Laptop will help the students to equip themselves with proper technical knowledge so that they can survive and secure respectable place in the society. Through this initiative DIU students will get the opportunity to implement Digital Bangladesh concept
Addressing as chief guest N M Zeaul Alam,PAA said that Daffodil International University is playing the pioneering role to fulfill the dream of present government’s Digital Bangladesh for the last ten years ago. This university is providing the country skilled human resource by educating their graduates with adequate technology oriented knowledge besides academic education. Not only that, Daffodil International University is also preparing its graduates in such a way so that they can contribute accordingly to the development of the country He also said, Daffodil International University is contributing to implement different development project of ICT Division which is remarkable. He hopes that this contribution will be continued in coming days and projects.He also said, laptop is not only an instrument of listening song or enjoying movie but it’s an instrument of connecting globally with skilled ICT knowledge, So he urged the student to prepare themselves keeping fit with the demand of global job market trend, he added.
Profess Dr. S M Mahabub Ul Haque Majumder said, one of the big challenges of Daffodil International University is to make an unemployment free country. To face that challenge, free laptop distribution plays a vital role to eradicate unemployment. Daffodil University believes that by using this laptop student can make themselves as skilled person for future career life.
He also said, technology is now a part and parcel of teaching and learning. He urged the students to be a potential ICT skilled graduate to contribute to the nation developing bright career ensuring proper utilization and application of the Laptop. It is envisaged that DIU graduates can stand out by competing with other graduates both nationally and globally with their skill that they will acquire from this university. Reminding proper utilization of the laptop, Profess Dr. S M Mahabub Ul Haque Majumder said, Daffodil University wants to see its graduates in a successful position with the best use of this laptop.
Caption: N M Zeaul Alam,PAA Senior Secretary ICT Division of Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Prof. Dr. S M Mahabub Ul Haque Majumder, Acting Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Mostafa Kamal, Academic Affairs Dean and Syed Mizanur Rahman Raju, Director of Student Affair along with other distinguished guests at the Laptop Distribution Ceremony under “One Student-One Laptop” project of Daffodil International University.