SUST celebrates 30th founding anniversary
Shahjalal University of Science and Technology celebrated its 30th founding anniversary on Sunday (Feb 14, 2021) that coincided with Pohela Falgun, the first day of the spring season in Bangla calendar.
SUST vice-chancellor Professor Farid Uddin Ahmed and Treasurer Professor Anwarul Islam inaugurated the anniversary programmes at 10 am hoisting the national and university flags in front of the administrative building on the campus.
Later, they also paid tribute to Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, placing a wreath at his mural on Bangabandhu Chattar.
Welcoming the University Day, Prof. Farid Uddin Ahmed said, ‘We are very happy to announce that our university has passed 30 years today, we have many achievements during this period.’
He also said, ‘The pace of our infrastructural development has increased several times in the last few years. At present, the quality of our education and research is very good. We are role models of other universities in good governance, transparency, accountability, and humanity. This will continue in the days to come.’
SUST started its journey in 1991 with 3 departments and 120 students. At present, around 11,000 students are studying at 28 disciplines under 6 faculties of the university.