MOU between the University of Asia Pacific and SMEC Bangladesh


A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Department of Civil Engineering and SMEC Bangladesh on 20th November, 2019 at Vice Chancellor’s Conference Room.

Professor Dr. Farzana Rahman, Head, Department of Civil Engineering and Dr. Sayeed Ahmed, Executive Director, SMEC, Bangladesh signed the MoU on behalf of their respective sides. According to the agreement, UAP graduates will be given fast track access to SMEC jobs, SMEC will deliver seminars and professionals presentations on a regular basis, A SMEC Medal will be awarded to the best performing graduating student, SMEC will offer internship to about 20 students each year, with a duration of 1 month, during the break between 3rd and 4th year and SMEC will fund a few post-graduate level research projects undertaken by the Civil Engineering of UAP which are of national importance.

Among others, National Professor Dr. Jamilur Reza Choudhury, Vice Chancellor, Professor Dr. M. R. Kabir, Pro Vice Chancellor, Mr. Gavin Strid, Project Manager, and Mr. David Kern, Construction Manager, Karnaphuli Tunnel Project, Professor Dr. Md. Abdur Rouf, Professor. Dr. Mizanur Rahaman, Director, IEERD and Dr. Nehreen Majed, Director of Office International Affairs were present.