A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Department of Finance of Dhaka University (DU) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) was signed today December 13, 2017 at the Business Studies Faculty Conference Room of the university to promote chartered accountancy profession in the country. Chairman of the Department of Finance of DU Prof. Dr. Md. Kismatul Ahsan and ICAB President Adeeb Hossain Khan FCA signed the MoU on behalf of their respective institution.
Vice-Chancellor of DU Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman, Dean of the Faculty of Business Studies Prof. Shibli Rubayat Ul Islam, Vice-President of ICAB Mostafa Kamal FCA, Council Member A F Nesaruddin FCA and some other faculty members of DU Finance Department were present, among others, on this occasion. Assistant Prof. of the Department of Finance of DU Mohammad Salahuddin Chowdhury FCA moderated the program.
According to the MoU, students of DU Finance Department who will complete their BBA and MBA programs will enjoy exemptions from some papers of chartered accountancy studies for entering into the ICAB professional program.
DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman thanked the ICAB authorities for signing the MoU and hoped that it would play an important role to enhance professional skills of DU students. He called upon the students to make themselve as skilled human resources by utilizing this opportunity.