The orientation program of Spring Semester-2017 of Green University of Bangladesh (GUB) for the newly enrolled students was held on 30 January 2017 at the Green Auditorium of the University. The Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr. Md. Golam Samdani Fakir presided over the program while Mr. Md. Shahid Ullah, Treasurer & Director of Student Affairs, Lt. Gen. Md. Mainul Islam (LPR), Registrar, Professor M.M. Khan, Adviser of Green Business School, Professor Dr. Golam Ahmed Faruqui, Dean, Green Business School and Professor Dr. Md. Fayzur Rahman, Dean, Faculty of Science and Engineering were present as Special Guests. The orientation program included introduction session, presentation session and briefing session. The presentation session focused on academic systems and rules, advising and registration process, grading systems, result processing, necessary information about GUB, different clubs and co-curricular activities. At the outset, Registrar Lt. Gen. Md. Mainul Islam (LPR) highlighted the background of the University, progress of the construction work of GUB Permanent Campus, made the freshers aware of its rules and regulations and also focused on the university’s achievements by a nice PowerPoint Presentation.

Vice-Chancellor of GUB Professor Dr. Md. Golam Samdani Fakir welcomed the newly enrolled students and encouraged them to prepare themselves as global citizens. He said if the students love for themselves and also love for their parents they had to study hard for presenting the best gift for their parents. The best gift could be not only higher academic performance but also preparing as a complete human being. He also mentioned that our students need to be critical thinker and problem solver to develop their career and they also had to be competent with the English language and Information Technology to face the challenges of the 21st century. He also expressed that he would like to see Green University graduates to be academically competent, ethically driven and socially responsive citizen of the country. Chairpersons of different departments, faculty members, Controller of Examinations, Director of Account and Finance, Director of GUB Centers, guests and newly admitted students were present in the program.