Five Mathematics department students of Dhaka University (DU) were awarded "AF Mujibur Rahman Gold Medal Award' for their outstanding academic results in Bachelor of Science (BS) and Master of Science (MS) examinations on Tuesday.
The recipients of AF Mujibur Rahman Gold Medal are -- Md Shorif Hossan, Amit Kumar Saha, Kartik Mondol, Md Mijanur Rahman, and Kamrun Nahar Mily.
DU vice-chancellor (VC) professor Md Akhtaruzzaman distributed the awards among the students as the chief guest at a function held at the departmental auditorium on DU campus.
Five more students have received crest for their excellent performances in National Mathematics Olympiad. Besides, DU Mathematics department accorded reception to the first-year BS (Honours) students at the function.
Prof Akhtaruzzaman urged the students to maintain a congenial academic atmosphere on the campus for overall development of the country.
"Students have to equip themselves with moral values for the betterment of the society. You have to be more responsible to your families, societies as well as the country", the VC urged to the awardees.