To prepare the students for the 21st century and to adapt them to the latest ICT friendly education to enhance their knowledge, skills and abilities to fit globally, Daffodil International University (DIU) in association with Daffodil Computers Ltd. distributed 1500 DCL C483 Model Laptop among the students under“ One Student-One Laptop” project today on April01, 2019 at 71Milonayoton of the university. Professor Dr. Syed Akhter Hossain, Head, Department of Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) graced the Laptop Distribution Ceremony as the Chief Guest while Dr. Touhid Bhuiyan, Head, Department of Software Engineering was present as the special guest and handed over the laptops to the students. Professor Dr. Yousuf M Islam, Vice Chancellor, Daffodil International University presided over the function. The function was addressed by Prof. Dr. S M Mahabub Ul Haque Majumder, Pro Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Engr. A K M Fazlul Hoque, Registrar, Mr. Syed Mizanur Rahman, Director, Students Affairs of the university.
Before distributing the Laptops, Mr. Hamidul Haque Khan, Treasurer of the university conducted the oath taking part of the ceremony where the students swore upon regarding the best use of the laptops in academic and education purpose. The whole program was conducted by Uchchhas Tousif and Sabiha Islam, two students of Daffodil International University.
The authority of Daffodil International University in association with Daffodil Computers Ltd. has taken this gigantic initiative of “One Student: One Laptop” program which is one step ahead for digital Bangladesh since Summer Semester-2010 and till the date a total of 25000 students received Laptop at free of cost. The Laptop helps the students to equip themselves with proper technical knowledge so that they can survive and secure respectable place in the society. Through this initiative DIU students will get the opportunity to implement digital Bangladesh concept
Addressing as Chief Guest Professor Dr. Syed Akhter Hossain said that laptop is not only a machine, it ‘s also a tool of power. This power belongs to you from now. But, abuse of technology never can brings good things. So, every student should skilled up themselves through proper use of this laptop.
Professor Dr. Syed Akhter Hossain showed an old laptop and said to the students, this laptop with me science 1996 which brought lots of achievement in my career. You the students also can reform your life through this DCL laptop which you have got today.
While addressing as the special guest Dr. Touhid Bhuiyan said that every technology has good use and bad use. I believe that the students of Daffodil University do not use technology badly.
He also said that criticism about anything in facebook is spreading like fashion now a day. We should avoid this kind of culture and we have to be positive. This laptop would help you to enhance your career- He added.