To celebrate the International Day of Mathematics (14 March), the School of Science and Engineering (SSE) organized a MATH OLYMPIAD at ULAB main campus on 16 March 2023. More than 100 students enthusiastically participated in the MATH contest. Mr. Ahsun Ahmed Sun became the Champion where Md. Eakramul Karim Tarik and Tamanna Akter were the first and second runner-up respectively. Three toppers were awarded Crests and all the participants were awarded Certificates. Professor Dr. M. Mofazzal Hossain, Dean of the SSE, Professor Dr. Muhammad Golam Kibria, Head (Acting) of the CSE department, Professor Dr. Riaz Khan and faculty members were present at the award-giving ceremony.
Prior to the MATH contest, a workshop on “The Role of Mathematics in Critical Thinking” was held to motivate the students of CSE and EEE. The workshop was conducted by the BANGLADESH TEAM, who achieved 10th position among 100 teams around the world in the International Math Competition (IMC), 2022. Coach Dr. Md. Shariful Islam, Assistant Professor of the Department of Mathematics at Dhaka University led the team. It is worth mentioning that the SSE always prioritizes student participation in MATH OLYMPIAD to establish the culture in all the departments.