To mark the day, various other programmes like tree plantation, poster presentation and innovation project idea competition by the students in virtual platforms and illuminating the university campus were also arranged.

VC professor Rafiqul Islam said a total of 1,230 new students are being enrolled in 18 departments in the technological university every year at present and around 3,500 students are availing the education opportunity in total.

“We’ve adopted a Tk 6 billion mega plan for elevating the academic activities through more need-based infrastructure development,” he added.