ULAB Chess Club participated in IUB International FIDE Rating Chess Tournament-2018 held from 19-22 July 2018 at Independent University Bangladesh sponsored by Mutual Trust Bank Limited. 10 students from University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) participated in the competition along with 106 students from different universities including 3 FIDE Master and 3 Candidate Master. The tournament was organized to help students enhance their chess playing skills. In the tournament, Candidate Master Iqramul Haq Siam got awarded as the top seeded player with most rating points. Also, ULAB was crowned 1st place among all competitive universities and in general was awarded 3rd place. It is a big achievement for ULAB where the students showcased such excellence and proven themselves worthy enough to be part of bigger competitions in the future.