School of Engineering, Technology & Sciences
Independent University, Bangladesh
Computer Science & Engineering
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
SECS Seminar on 'Dark Matter and the Universe' held
On November 30, 2017, a Seminar was held at the School of Engineering and Computer Science (SECS) of IUB where Dr. Talal Ahmed Chowdhury, Assistant Professor of Physics of the University of Dhaka was present as the Key Speaker. The theme of the Seminar was 'Dark Matter of the Universe: Observations, Models and Searches' and a large number of faculty and students attended the event...
Talk at SECS on the 'importance of global networking'
On November 7, 2017, Kevin McCrea, founder of the Opes think tank spoke at the School of Engineering and Computer Science (SECS), IUB on the importance of global networking and travelling widely in order to expanding one's professional and personal perspectives. He encouraged students to do their graduate studies in the US, speaking of the many opportunities for foreign students. Prof. Shahriar Khan, Dean, SECS introduced the speakers, Kevin McCrea, Professor Farruk and Dr. Asma Begum in the program...
Japanese Recruiter Speaks at School of Engg. and Comp. Science
Sept, 17, 2017. Japanese recruiter, Yasuaki Sugita, managing director of Link Staff, Tokyo, Japan, spoke to students of SECS and CSE, informing them of the great opportunities in IT and Artificial Intelligence in Japan. Famous Japanese companies are now in need of hundreds of thousands of IT professionals over the next few years, and are looking to Bangladeshi graduates to meet that need. Japanese companies give about 3 years for new employees to acquire skills, after which they can look forward to a career of 30-40 years...
Seminar on Graduate Studies in the US and
Canada, organized by SECS
SECS organized a seminar on Aug. 1, "Graduate Studies in the US and Canada" The speaker, Prof Shahriar Khan, said that the previous stereotype of the college dropout tinkering in their garage (Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak of Apple) has been replaced by the international graduate student becoming a CEO (Sundar Pichai of Google and Satya Nadella of Microsoft)...
Dean SECS Presents Two papers at the
International Conference on Anthropology, Adaptation, and Climate Change
The dean of SECS (Prof. S. Khan) presented two of his papers at the International Conference on Anthropology, Adaptation and Resilience in Climate Change Regime, held on 22-23 October 2016 at the University of Dhaka. The conference was organized by the Dept of Anthropology. Dr. Gowher Rizvi, International Relations Affairs Adviser to the Prime Minister, was the chief guest at the inauguration, held at the Senate Bhaban of Dhaka University...
Dean, SECS Attends Annual Conference of
Professional Engineers of California Government
The dean, SECS recently attended the annual conference of Professional Engineers of California Government (PECG), held at Palm Desert, California (Sept. 18). The PECG is dedicated to promoting the cause of Professional Engineers in California, and is similar to the Institute of Engineers of Bangladesh (IEB). The dean promoted (one-to-one) IUB and explored the possibility of collaboration with PECG. All looked forward to the day that IUB engineering graduates will work in California, and join the PECG...